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Old 27th February 2008, 23:24   #16
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Arka has always been very technical.Hence,the title.
Moreover, the gurgaon crowd need to be more co-ordinated.
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Old 28th February 2008, 18:25   #17
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Arka has always been very technical.Hence,the title.
Moreover, the gurgaon crowd need to be more co-ordinated.
@nitrous

Yeah I know, we are trying to get it into shape. Will take a bit of time, coz we are all so spread out, but we'll get it done. Hope to see you at one of of our meets soon.
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hi arka,
Where are the pics??
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Hi there,
We are hungry for the pictures!
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got link to some pictures ... but it is saying hyderabad OTR

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Default Summary of the Gurgaon OTR 23-02-2007

Hello TBHPians,

We had 1 Jeep and a Mitsubishi Pajero.

We headed to Dam Dama Lake and tried out the basic Ascending/Descending Drills.

Then after Phamilyman left we headed out towards the Lake for Lunch.

We had to drive 500mts on off camber/side-slope of 10-20Degrees.

At a stream crossing with a steep exit the JEEP got stuck, its PTO/Mechanical Winch refused to work.

We tried to pull out the JEEP with the Pajero but could not get sufficient traction reversing up a 20 +Deg. Incline. We managed to get a tractor and pull out the JEEP.

By 1800hrs we headed back to Gurgaon.

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Arka

PS - will post the pics, don't remember anyone taking pics !!!
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Thanks for the update, Arka. The jepp getting stuck must have been a bit of a dampener, but of course , that is all part of the off-roading experience. Hope there are some more pics for us to see .
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Purely from an offroading point of view - not visiting the resort and tourist complexes, how's the terrain around Damdama Lake ? i.e. Sandy, muddy or rocky ?

How long is this off road trail ?

Is there some track that Goes off road right from Badshahpur to Damdama ?
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Purely from an offroading point of view - not visiting the resort and tourist complexes, how's the terrain around Damdama Lake ? i.e. Sandy, muddy or rocky ?

How long is this off road trail ?

Is there some track that Goes off road right from Badshahpur to Damdama ?
There is a track right from Badshapur but you will have to ride along for teh directions as GPS tracking has not been done.

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