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by Duncan666
Fri Feb 22, 2019 9:51 pm
Forum: ADVENTURE BIKE RIDER
Topic: Morocco - Tazenacht to Akka Ighern / MA6
Replies: 1
Views: 371

Morocco - Tazenacht to Akka Ighern / MA6

Short vid of a trip a while back exploring Morocco. 150km off-road route from Tazenacht to Akka Ighern in the Southern Atlas mountains of Morocco over Jebel Timkouka.Based on Chris Scott's Morocco Overland MA6 route southbound. Husqvarna Terra 600cc single, with some knobblies. https://youtu.be/ec93...
by Duncan666
Wed Mar 29, 2017 8:03 pm
Forum: RIDE REPORTS
Topic: WR-ing about in Morocco
Replies: 94
Views: 12615

Re: WR-ing about in Morocco

Another great write up Chris. Looking forward to the next edition of the book, i'll just have to go back and try yet more routes!
by Duncan666
Thu Mar 23, 2017 8:54 am
Forum: RIDE REPORTS
Topic: WR-ing about in Morocco
Replies: 94
Views: 12615

Re: WR-ing about in Morocco

Great post Chris keep it coming. Is this the teaser for more routes to be published in a revised book/website?
by Duncan666
Mon Sep 05, 2016 9:58 pm
Forum: TRAVEL
Topic: Morocco - Alone in July?
Replies: 29
Views: 3046

Re: Morocco - Alone in July?

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by Duncan666
Mon Sep 05, 2016 9:58 pm
Forum: TRAVEL
Topic: Morocco - Alone in July?
Replies: 29
Views: 3046

Re: Morocco - Alone in July?

I went on my own in August for 2 weeks this year. See previous post for more pics etc. You;ll have a great time, it's a fantastic place to ride, but can be an adventure.. Map of my route over 11 days of riding attached. It was hot, very hot reaching 48deg and not dropping, much below 30 deg at night...
by Duncan666
Tue Aug 16, 2016 12:44 pm
Forum: RIDE REPORTS
Topic: Morocco August 2016
Replies: 15
Views: 2045

Re: Morocco August 2016

I will be going back and been toying with the idea of a fly ride hol , are the bikes up to spec Duncan ?..... did you manage to get a deal for 2 weeks ? it roughtly works out at €600 a week for me but do know they like to barter I hired a Husqavarna 650 Terra with brand new MT21 tyres fitted from w...
by Duncan666
Tue Aug 16, 2016 6:10 am
Forum: RIDE REPORTS
Topic: Morocco August 2016
Replies: 15
Views: 2045

Re: Morocco August 2016

It was above 40 deg/c every day and at worst 48deg/c in the area around Foum Zguid. Carrying plenty of water was an issue. Only came across a couple of wells, and these were so dry the effort in hauling up the water was counter productive. It did mean the trails were quiet, and i think in 2 weeks I ...
by Duncan666
Mon Aug 15, 2016 9:10 pm
Forum: RIDE REPORTS
Topic: Morocco August 2016
Replies: 15
Views: 2045

Morocco August 2016

A couple of pics from my recent trip to Morocco. A trip from Marrakech out to Merzouga and then back West across the Atlas Mountains. Great support from Loc 2 Roues in Marrakech in terms of bike hire. http://www.loc2roues.com/ The bike was a Husky 650 Terra with MT21 tyres. 20160811_100950460_iOS.jp...
by Duncan666
Mon Aug 15, 2016 8:55 pm
Forum: WE LOVE PICS
Topic: Test your photo Uploads, Links.. here.
Replies: 1033
Views: 101533

Re: Test your photo Uploads, Links.. here.

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by Duncan666
Sat Jul 02, 2016 10:28 am
Forum: TRAVEL
Topic: Insurance - Off Road - Your experiences
Replies: 5
Views: 586

Re: Insurance - Off Road - Your experiences

Sprout, I agree with you, but the policies I've looked into exclude 'off road'. Don't really want to get into a debate about what is and isn't with an insurance company when I'm on some dusty trail with a need for assistance.

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