Dec 162013
 

The route 1168, 2008, 3026, 4020, 1243, 4005, 3037

Total distance 147 km
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The Nam Kaen reservoir is very low today
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A brilliant clear sky on a cool refreshing morning.
My clothes are still wet from yesterdays soaking and I could do with a hot sunny days ride to dry them out
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Now at the Huai Lapmuan Phuan reservoir and as I cant find the overflow I wonder if where my bike is parked is it
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A quick drying dirt track like this is fun riding today despite yesterdays storms
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Nice bends along the 4005
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A lovely sunny dry day in Nan today after yesterdays storms.
I heard it pissing down during the night but the roads were dry when I rode out
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I cant say that looks appetising
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Any haze seems to have been washed away
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Brown water in the Wa
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I tried riding a dirt track down to the Wa that I had rode a couple of times before on my Phantom but today is under water from the higher level of the Wa at the hydropower project
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This was an easily rideable track four years ago when I last rode it but now its gone
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I try another track to see if I can get to where the other one went but it soon goes down a steep hill and its the wet red shit so I leave it for another day.
I think there will be an alternative route as there were always people working down there
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The Wa is higher a couple of km from the dam
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A long distance shot on zoom
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From the same spot with no zoom
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Shes in full flow now
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The water level is higher but it doesnt look like much of an area has been flooded and I doubt if anyone was displaced
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This hedge is just outside of town and I like it
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It just really stands out
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The market down by the river is here for a nother week so I eat there tonight, 65 Baht the lot

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