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Old 9th August 2009, 23:45   #16
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On saturday 08th of August 2009, a 540 leaves bangalore at 1 am and reaches somwarpet at 6:15am and furthur continue its journey to reach a dead end at around 3pm..
Wow, thats dedication. I thought I was the only one starting early morning to attend outstation OTRs. Good show. The pics are megnificent.
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Old 9th August 2009, 23:54   #17
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Wow, what a view! Looks like I really missed a good one. Keep the report coming.
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Vijay,

Superb view and it gives goosebumps that you had to cross very near the fall.

More pictures
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Old 10th August 2009, 11:58   #19
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What a stunning view. That sure is heaven. Looking forward to more pictures from your trip. Thanks for sharing
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Old 10th August 2009, 12:17   #20
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@star_aqua
Good teaser pics. Is that MALLAHALLY Waterfalls ?
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Good teaser pics. Is that MALLAHALLY Waterfalls ?
defintely looks like it. more pics guys !!
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Old 10th August 2009, 14:27   #22
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@Vijay Nice pictures. Now I am regretting not being able to join you for this event. Please post more pictures.

Also, how come you have a Kingfisher Sticker on the bonnet ? Were they the sponsors or something for the event ?
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Old 10th August 2009, 15:09   #23
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Attaching pictures from my maiden off road drive. Let pictures do the talking!
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Old 10th August 2009, 16:01   #24
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Wow, thats dedication. I thought I was the only one starting early morning to attend outstation OTRs. Good show. The pics are megnificent.
Thanks Yogesh! It was a 5 hour drive to the flag-off point, hence i had to leave atleast 7hrs before the event starts.

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Vijay,

Superb view and it gives goosebumps that you had to cross very near the fall.

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What a stunning view. That sure is heaven. Looking forward to more pictures from your trip. Thanks for sharing
unfortunately my camera battery was dead. i used to charge it throu the inverter on the go. Hence i have very very few pics. I am just waiting for Sha to share the pics captured by Rajesh! I am also waiting for the pics. Sha

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Good teaser pics. Is that MALLAHALLY Waterfalls ?
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defintely looks like it. more pics guys !!
You guys are right!! its mallahalli falls!

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how come you have a Kingfisher Sticker on the bonnet ? Were they the sponsors or something for the event ?
Ya Rahul, it was sponsored by KF.
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Old 10th August 2009, 16:27   #25
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A spectacular trail. The river crossing must have been fun. More pictures to share, please?
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You guys are crazy...!!! Crossing a River (not a stream) in heavy monsoon flow, WOW.

This is pure fun. Waiting for more pics.
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Old 10th August 2009, 17:16   #27
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i am sure it was too much fun to experience,what about the damage?looking at the pictures it surely feels there was damages on a few cars
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Old 10th August 2009, 17:22   #28
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Yes it was indeed a very spectacular trail. Initially three river crossings were planned but due to paucity of time we could only complete one. Attaching some more pictures enjoy!!!!

Cheers
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Old 10th August 2009, 17:24   #29
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Default NIce weather nice OTR

Wonderful OTR i must say. How did the heavier vehicles perform especialy Bolero? What were other SUV makes on the event?

P.S We dont have such terrain and weather
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Those pictures are so inviting....lucky guys having all the fun!! More pics please?
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