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Re: Spot the location!
« Reply #29340 on: December 11, 2019, 09:42:05 am »
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Re: Spot the location!
« Reply #29341 on: December 11, 2019, 09:43:44 am »
Thought so, then it could be the D611 towards the Karas mountains.
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Re: Spot the location!
« Reply #29342 on: December 11, 2019, 09:47:39 am »
Thought so, then it could be the D611 towards the Karas mountains.

Too far East..... And South....
Good call though....
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Re: Spot the location!
« Reply #29343 on: December 11, 2019, 09:51:20 am »
Thought so, then it could be the D611 towards the Karas mountains.

Too far East..... And South....
Good call though....
Strait west from Maltahoho towards the Tsaras mountains.

Sorry west!!
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Re: Spot the location!
« Reply #29344 on: December 11, 2019, 09:55:05 am »
Thought so, then it could be the D611 towards the Karas mountains.

Too far East..... And South....
Good call though....
Strait west from Maltahoho towards the Tsaras mountains.

Sorry west!!

Very close - just a bit too far North & East....
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Re: Spot the location!
« Reply #29345 on: December 11, 2019, 09:56:35 am »
Between Betta and Sesriem?
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Re: Spot the location!
« Reply #29346 on: December 11, 2019, 10:01:20 am »
Between Betta and Sesriem?

Betta is very close - but the wrong road....
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Re: Spot the location!
« Reply #29347 on: December 11, 2019, 10:03:08 am »
Between Betta and Sesriem?

Betta is very close - but the wrong road....
D407 past the Sinclair mine?
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Re: Spot the location!
« Reply #29348 on: December 11, 2019, 10:04:21 am »
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Re: Spot the location!
« Reply #29349 on: December 11, 2019, 10:05:40 am »
Between Betta and Sesriem?

Betta is very close - but the wrong road....
D407 past the Sinclair mine?
Other direction...
We've done so much riding this morning those roads must be in a bad state now!!! :lol8: :lol8:
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Re: Spot the location!
« Reply #29350 on: December 11, 2019, 10:07:30 am »
D827 or 830.
It is the Tsaras mountains up ahead?
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Re: Spot the location!
« Reply #29351 on: December 11, 2019, 10:07:41 am »
Between Betta and Sesriem?

Betta is very close - but the wrong road....
D407 past the Sinclair mine?
Other direction...
We've done so much riding this morning those roads must be in a bad state now!!! :lol8: :lol8:

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Ok, you can have it - you are so close, no more than about 5 or 10km - its the D826 near Duwasib castle - there was rain that year, the grasses are long.......
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Re: Spot the location!
« Reply #29352 on: December 11, 2019, 10:11:43 am »
It seems it was the last good year they had :(
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Re: Spot the location!
« Reply #29353 on: December 11, 2019, 10:11:55 am »
D827 or 830.
It is the Tsaras mountains up ahead?

As section of the Tsaras iirc - not 100% sure of the name, but the long grass changes perspective quite a bit.....

Gooi.....
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Re: Spot the location!
« Reply #29354 on: December 11, 2019, 10:14:03 am »
Whereto/Waantoe?

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Re: Spot the location!
« Reply #29355 on: December 11, 2019, 10:14:23 am »
We rode from Epupa Falls to Windhoek in the rain that year - November 2012 - we also had rain at Keetmashoop and Swakopmundt - had huge storms on the way to Vryburg from Jhb as well.....
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Re: Spot the location!
« Reply #29356 on: December 11, 2019, 12:22:13 pm »
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« Reply #29357 on: December 11, 2019, 12:35:27 pm »
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Re: Spot the location!
« Reply #29358 on: December 11, 2019, 01:01:19 pm »

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Re: Spot the location!
« Reply #29359 on: December 11, 2019, 01:40:05 pm »
Whereto/Waantoe?

Wetie waantoe nie, maar weet jy sal jou valstanne verloor op daai sinkplaat!