Feb 072017
 

Total distance 67 km

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Hunglay moo with two portions of rice from a 7-11, I wasn’t too impressed with the black rice but the brown was delicious, 75 Baht
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She tells me the water is delicious and invites me to drink it but I stick to my bottle
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A village along the track is also called Mae Ho
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No escaping coffee trees now
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Back out in the open and great views too
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The fallen tree explains why the track which is a double track is getting overgrown and only used by motorcycles at the moment
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Young coffee trees along here
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A new track which links up with one I rode a few years back
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She takes me to the coffee shop where I purchase half a kg of ground coffee for 200 Baht
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Inside the Karen museum
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It can only roast 3 kg at a time, not on the scale of Huai Hom at the moment but its a relatively new project here
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Riding back to Mae Ho I bump into this lovely Karen girl who takes me to where they roast the coffee
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I didn’t hang around here too long as you can see there is a swarm of wasps buzzing around the roof
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Finally I meet someone along this track
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Cabbages and coffee for todays ride
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Another track and some burning has taken place here
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A bit further along and theres loads of coffee drying
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Exploring a side track in Mae Ho and I see the guy is picking coffee

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