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Re: Lows Creek is not your friend - Old Ox Wagon Route
« Reply #60 on: September 20, 2021, 06:35:13 pm »
Until I stalled it coming around a bend….. :dousing:



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Re: Lows Creek is not your friend - Old Ox Wagon Route
« Reply #61 on: September 20, 2021, 07:47:03 pm »
Bly om te sien vet Beyleveltd het bietjie oefening gekry >:D
 

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Re: Lows Creek is not your friend - Old Ox Wagon Route
« Reply #62 on: September 20, 2021, 08:37:01 pm »
Cool trail!
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Re: Lows Creek is not your friend - Old Ox Wagon Route
« Reply #63 on: September 20, 2021, 09:27:18 pm »
Bly om te sien vet Beyleveltd het bietjie oefening gekry >:D



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Re: Lows Creek is not your friend - Old Ox Wagon Route
« Reply #64 on: September 20, 2021, 09:28:18 pm »
Very tough route, Canzius, and I can see by the markings it is used fairly often by the 4x4 crowd?
 

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Re: Lows Creek is not your friend - Old Ox Wagon Route
« Reply #65 on: September 20, 2021, 09:39:29 pm »
Very tough route, Canzius, and I can see by the markings it is used fairly often by the 4x4 crowd?
Yes, apparently quite popular with the 4x4 guys. See the link below for more info

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Re: Lows Creek is not your friend - Old Ox Wagon Route
« Reply #66 on: September 20, 2021, 09:42:55 pm »
Dankie!

Tussen 4-5 ure om 8km te ry, dit is fokken taai.
 

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Re: Lows Creek is not your friend - Old Ox Wagon Route
« Reply #67 on: September 20, 2021, 09:44:27 pm »
Dankie!

Tussen 4-5 ure om 8km te ry, dit is fokken taai.
Dis ń rowwe een ja……
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Re: Lows Creek is not your friend - Old Ox Wagon Route
« Reply #69 on: September 21, 2021, 12:32:42 pm »
Vir n oomblik begin dink jy narrate vir ons toe kom ek later agter jy en Mark het comms  :lol8:

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Re: Lows Creek is not your friend - Old Ox Wagon Route
« Reply #70 on: September 21, 2021, 04:51:36 pm »
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Re: Lows Creek is not your friend - Old Ox Wagon Route
« Reply #71 on: September 21, 2021, 08:19:46 pm »
Bewaarkloof volgende?
 
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Re: Lows Creek is not your friend - Old Ox Wagon Route
« Reply #72 on: September 22, 2021, 05:02:29 am »
That looked bloody fantastic! Hot and sweaty stuff no doubt! How did the 990 go in that stuff? I bought one recently but have to get to bloody Peru to ride it!

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Re: Lows Creek is not your friend - Old Ox Wagon Route
« Reply #73 on: September 22, 2021, 11:13:01 am »
That looked bloody fantastic! Hot and sweaty stuff no doubt! How did the 990 go in that stuff? I bought one recently but have to get to bloody Peru to ride it!

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Re: Lows Creek is not your friend - Old Ox Wagon Route
« Reply #74 on: October 01, 2021, 09:12:18 am »
Bly om te sien vet Beyleveltd het bietjie oefening gekry >:D
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Lows Creek is not your friend - Old Ox Wagon Route
« Reply #75 on: October 13, 2021, 10:48:22 am »
The poor cattle and drivers of the ox wagons!!! :o :o :(

Was thinking the same thing. There is a spot where the wagons came under fire from British Canons and an Ox Wagon loaded with ammunition was blown up. To this day almost nothing growing on that spot and some scattered remnants of the load it carried


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Re: Lows Creek is not your friend - Old Ox Wagon Route
« Reply #76 on: October 13, 2021, 11:19:36 pm »
:eek: That's not good. Most explosive residues are very good fertilizers....

Perhaps they had a lot of silver in it or maybe arsenic...Would be interesting to do a soil geochemistry sample there.
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