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Old 05-07-12, 10:04 PM   #1
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Weekend Bike & Camp ride

Hello foldies,

Been a while since my last post.. Here's a recent ride I did with a buddy...



Waiting for Roger at KL Sentral



The Mcbreakfast crowd..



Roger and his bike in a bag...



Ready to roll..



Lots of hauling!



The bikes..
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The intercity train, delayed...



My gear



Some campers and their photographic outfit..



Here's my future..



Boarding.. Finally!



At our seats..
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The coach



Favourite place to stash the bike & gear



Samo's bike and panniers



Arrival at the KKB station



Taking a snapshot..



The bikecampers
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Unloading..



The stairs...



Still.. Lots and lots of hauling..



Setting up..



Walla!



For future reference..
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Getting ready to roll..



Out of the train station ..



Kuala Kubu Baru



Riding around town..



Our makan place..



This place is well-known..
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Another angle of the makan place



The bikes



Leong-char



Roger, waiting patiently..



The write-ups



The cook



The signboard



The signature dish



This one nails it!
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Old 05-07-12, 10:08 PM   #7
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Thats it! Time to roll..



The road



Climb... climb.. climb..



Break time..



Nice view..



Half-way mark



Selangor Dam visitor's centre
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Selangor dam



The man-made lake



Water level's pretty high



Cycling round the dam



Reaching the orang asli village



Kg Pertak



Turning into the village



First waterfall



Pushing to the campsite
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One of the guards..



Still pushing...



The campsite



The tarp shelters



I built this one..



Preparing coffee...



My humble shelter



Fire!
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Conversation with an orang asli



Smoke..



Nothing like a cosy fireplace..



With 'real' fire..



Preparing dinner



Trying to chow down before nightfall..
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Moths..



The come out to feed on salt..



Daybreak...



Roger, in his shelter, big enough to keep his bike..



The bikecampers...



Job well-done!



Getting the bikes ready...
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One for the road..



The nice stream and rapids..



Cool!



Breaking camp and moving out...



River crossing...
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At the steel suspension bridge



Riding out from the trail..



The slope on the way out...



Ooops! A chain-slip



On the road again...



The sun is coming up...



A view of Pertak



Rolling, rolling, rolling...



A nice downhill roll...



At Kuala Kubu town
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Breakfast in town...



The kitchen..



Chow time!



Visit to the only bicycle shop in town...



All the camping gear goes into these bags!



Waiting for the train back..



In a Komuter...



Samo and the bikes..
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WOW! Thanks for sharing. Can I come along next time?
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sweet pictures! thanks for sharing.
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Very cool! Thanks for sharing!
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Wow, Bagus hah!

Terima Kasih!
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I really enjoy your trips!
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Excellent trip & photos!!
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Great trip report!
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Thanks for sharing your trip report and great pictures. Its been a long time since I've been in Malaysia and your report brought back such great memories. Your food pictures make me hungry.
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Thanks for sharing your trip with us. I always enjoy the pics and narrative of these great adventures.
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Very nice images thanks for sharing all of these. Beautiful environments with incredible views in perfect weather. I could certainly spend a week or more in that area. We should have public transport and bikes everywhere.
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samo boy. you sure know how to have fun. and wow - those food again. makes me hungry. the food is the best part of your journey.
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