Dec 282011
 
The route 1168, 3031, 4005, 3026, 3012, 2008, 3037

Total distance 137 km

The riders Mike Suzuki DRZ 400
Captain_Slash Kawasaki KLX 250
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Mike is staying in Nan for a week and wanted to explore some offroad riding with someone
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We take the 1168 to Mae Charim and first stop was the Ban Phrom reservoir
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I am standing on the overflow and the water is 1-2 metres below my feet
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I enjoy a spicy chicken with basil for breakfast
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We take a right onto the 3031 to explore some dirt tracks off of it that hopefully will take us back to Nan
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At N18.41.377 E100.57.682 the road turns to dirt
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Then at N18.40.978 E100.57.263 its back to an asphalt surface for the remainder of its length
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We turn right to explore a dirt track
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Quite a few water crossings today
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Mike powers through
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Just past here its the end of the track
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Defeated we are on our way back
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Now for a second track
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A not too difficult bridge but a steep climb either side of it
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This track goes to single through a corn field and we turn back
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A third track is tried
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A pleasant start but it just takes us to a rice field
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Along the 4005 we try a fourth one thats got good scenery
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But going through these woods we decide to call it a day
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Some of the lovely curves of the 4005
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A double portion of lasagne and garlic bread for 230 Baht at Tonys Place

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