GT-Rider Motorcycle Forums

  1. FAQ: S.E. Asia Motorcycling

    Frequently asked questions on motorbike riding and touring in S.E. Asian countries.
    1. New Members

      If you are new to these forums, start here first to locate information on posting etc.
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    2. XENFORO Forums Guide

      Guide to using the Xenforo Forum system to add Posts / Avatars / Photos / Videos and more.
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    3. GT Rider Products

      Maps / Shirts / Insurance / Goodies from GT Rider
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  2. General Motorcycling Forum

    Discussion on all things related to motorcycling that don't fit in Trip Reports etc. This includes Motorcycles for Sale, Events, Technical, Product Reviews, Memorials etc.
    1. General Discussion / News / Information

      General messages / news / information about motorcycling. Specific "Regional" content is located in individual forums.
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      Latest: Charity Ride To Phrao canthai, Feb 18, 2018 at 7:09 AM
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    2. Motorcycle Buy & Sell - S.E. Asia

      Motorbikes & accessories and riding gear for sale / wanted to buy in S.E. Asia.
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      Latest: Wanted Ktm Smc-r 690, 2014 Or Newer panik, Feb 17, 2018 at 9:31 AM
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    3. Festivals & Events - S.E. Asia

      Bike Weeks, organised rides, cultural event and festivals across S.E. Asia.
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      Latest: 2018 Laos Festivals DavidFL, Jan 19, 2018
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    4. Technical

      Questions / Answers / Tips / Maintenance / Spare Parts / Service / Modifications for your motorbike in Thailand / Laos / Cambodia / Vietnam.
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    5. Motorcycle Safely in S.E. Asia

      Advice for motorcyclists new to S.E. Asia. Group riding issues, local variables, tyre choices, road surfaces. Roadcraft: cornering, staying safe at higher speeds- Safety tips, equipment & apparel
      Latest: Group Riding Ideas Rj Maan, Feb 16, 2018 at 9:55 AM
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    6. Product Reviews

      Reviews of motorcycling-related products, accessories, safety equipment etc.
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      Latest: Body Armour Rj Maan, Feb 16, 2018 at 10:08 PM
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    7. Book, Movie, DVD CD Reviews

      Media reviews on miscellaneous topics relating to motorcycling, touring, travel, culture, language and history in S.E. Asia.
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    8. In Memorium

      Remembering the GT-Riders who have gone on ahead...
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      Latest: R I P Steve Earney DavidFL, Jun 9, 2017
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  3. Motorcycling Videos & Motorcycles of Yesteryear

    Motorcycle touring videos across S.E. Asia and other parts of the world, plus videos and articles about great motorbikes of the past.
    1. Thailand Motorcycling Videos

      Motorcycle Videos in Thailand
      A selection of motorcycle touring videos from across Thailand, showcasing the tracks, roads and highways to be enjoyed in the Land of Smiles.
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    2. Southeast Asia Motorcycling Videos

      South East Asia Motorcycle Videos
      S.E. Asian motorcycle touring video forum, highlighting the stunning landscapes and terrain traversed by extraordinary trails, roads and highways throughout the region.
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      Latest: Frenchies Across Laos DavidFL, Dec 22, 2017
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    3. Other / Global Motorcycling Videos

      Motorcycle videos around the world
      This video forum houses video clips from countries outside the S.E.Asian region, provided by GT-Riders around the world.
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      Latest: North East Tanzania Ride Mohamed Mussa, Feb 15, 2018 at 10:32 PM
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    4. Motorcycle History & Top Bikes - Videos & Articles

      Motorcycle History, Video & Articles
      Motorcycling history is filled with invention and vision, some "modern" bikes have features from motorbikes that were produced almost a century ago... Nostalgia drives the "retro" bikes growing popularity across the motorcycling world...
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      Latest: Top 10 Motorcycles By Type canthai, Nov 11, 2017
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  4. Northern Thailand Motorcycle Touring Forums

    Northern Thailand motorbike touring forums - the core of the original GT-Rider site, covering the Golden Triangle, Mae Hong Son Loop, and the provinces of Chiang Mai, Chiang Rai, Phayao and Nan.
    1. Touring Northern Thailand - Trip Reports Forum

      Road & Trip Report forum for the north provinces of Thailand. Chiang Dao, The Golden Triangle, Doi Mae Salong, Mae Sai, Chiang Rai, Chiang Saen, Chiang Khong, Phayao and the legendary Route 1148 to Nan.
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      Latest: Chom Thong - Salawin - Mae Sot Raynald Bourassa, Feb 16, 2018 at 4:54 PM
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    2. GT-Rider Recommended Spots - Northern Thailand

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      Latest: Chiang Rai Accommodation Moto-Rex, Feb 14, 2018 at 3:43 PM
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    3. Northern Thailand - General Discussion Forum

      Any messages / news about motorcycling in Northern Thailand: Chiang Mai, Mae Hong Son, Golden Triangle, Chiang Rai, Doi Mae Salong, Fang...
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      Latest: North Thailand Top Ten Roads DavidFL, Feb 6, 2018
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  5. Isaan (N.E. Thailand) Motorcycling Forums

    Motorcyling forums for the north-eastern provinces of Kalasin, Loei, Mukdahan, Nakhon Phanom, Nongbua Lamphu, Nong Khai, Sakon Nakhon and Udon Thani, Thailand.
    1. N.E. Thailand Motorcycle Trip Report Forums

      Motorcycling Trip Reports from the North Eastern provinces of Thailand, including Kalasin, Loei, Mukdahan, Nakhon Phanom, Nongbua Lamphu, Nong Khai, Sakon Nakhon and Udon Thani.
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    2. North-East Thailand - General Discussion Forum

      Any messages / news about motorcycling in North-East Thailand: Loei, Udon Thani, Khon Kaen, Nong Khai...
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  6. Eastern Thailand Motorcycle Forums

    General information and motorbike trip report forums from the provinces of Chachoengsao, Chanthaburi, Chonburi, Prachinburi, Rayong, Sa Kaeo and Trat in the Eastern Thailand region.
    1. Eastern Thailand Motorcycle Trip Report Forum

      Road & Trip Report forum for the Eastern Thailand provinces of Chachoengsao, Chanthaburi, Chonburi, Prachinburi, Rayong, Sa Kaeo and Trat.
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    2. Latest: Pattaya Hotels brian_bkk, Sep 12, 2016
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    3. Eastern Thailand - General Discussion Forum

      Any messages / news about motorcycling in Eastern Thailand - Pattaya / Rayong / Chantaburi / Sa Kaew / Aranyaprathet..
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  7. Phuket / South Thailand Motorcycling Touring Forum

    Motorcycle touring forum for the southern region of Thailand, including the provinces of Chumphon, Krabi, Nakhon Si Thammarat, Narathiwat, Pattani, Phang Nga, Phatthalung, Phuket, Ranong, Satun, Songkhla, Surat Thani, Trang and Yala.
    1. South Thailand Motorbike Trip Reports Forum

      Road & Trip Reports From Phuket / South Thailand - the provinces of Chumphon, Krabi, Nakhon Si Thammarat, Narathiwat, Pattani, Phang Nga, Phatthalung, Phuket, Ranong, Satun, Songkhla, Surat Thani, Trang and Yala.
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    2. Phuket / South Thailand - General Discussion

      Any messages / news about motorcycling in Phuket / South Thailand
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  8. Central Thailand Motorbiking Forums

    Motorbike forums for the central Thaland regions, incluing the provinces of Bangkok, Nakhon Pathom, Nonthaburi, Pathum Thani, Samut Prakan, Samut Sakhon. Ang Thong, Ayutthaya, Chainat, Lopburi, Nakhon Nayok, Saraburi and Sing Buri.
    1. Central Thailand Road Trip Reports

      Motorcycling Road and Trip Report Forum for Central Thailand... The Great Buddha of Thailand, Lop Buri, Sukhothai and Ayutthaya Historic Parks, Phra Nakhon Pathom, Phitsanulok, Uttaradit and more...
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      Latest: 5 Days / 7 Provinces Loop ZCM, Aug 9, 2017
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    2. Central Thailand - General Discussion

      Any messages / news about motorcycling in Central Thailand: Bangkok, Phitsanulok, Lop Buri, Petchabun, Ayutthaya and Sukhothai...
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  9. Western Thailand Biking Forums

    Biking forums for the western region of Thailand, including the provinces of Kanchanaburi, Phetchaburi, Prachuap Khiri Khan, Ratchaburi and Tak.
    1. Western Thailand - Motorbiking Trip Report Forums

      Motorbiking road and trip report forums for the provinces of Western Thailand, including Biking forums for the western region of Thailand, including sites such as the Bridge of the River Kwai, Hellfire Pass, Three Pagodas Pass and the Death Railway etc.
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    2. Western Thailand - General Discussion Forum

      Any messages / news about motorcycling in Central Thailand: Kanchanaburi, Phetchaburi, Prachuap Khiri Khan, Ratchaburi, Tak..
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  10. Laos Motorcycle Touring Forums

    The Laos motorcycle touring forums contain a wealth of information on the major sites of interest, provinces and regions of Laos. There is also extensive trip planning information available...
    1. Laos Road Trip Reports

      Road and Trip Report Forums For Laos, covering Vieng Xai caves, Vientiane, Pha That Luang, Plain of Jars, Si Phan Don, Vang Vieng and Luang Prabang...
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    2. GT Rider Recommended Spots - Laos

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    3. Laos - General Discussion Forum

      Any messages / news about motorcycling Laos
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  11. Cambodia Motorcycling Forums

    If you plan to explore Cambodia by motorcycle, then the Trip Reports in our Cambodian Motorcycling Forums is bound to be of interest to you. Covering Phnom Penh, Battambang and the northwest, Siem Reap and the temples of Angkor, Eastern Cambodia, Sihanoukville and the south.
    1. Cambodia Motorcycle Trip Report Forums

      Motorcycle Road & Trip Report Forum From Cambodia include info on Phnom Penh, Sihanoukville, Tonlé Sap, Silver Pagoda, Angkor Wat, Koh Ker, Bokor Hill Station and Preah Vihear.
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    2. Cambodia - General Discussion Forum

      Any messages / news about motorcycling in Cambodia
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      Latest: The Sihanoukville Shakedown Lucky33, Jan 8, 2018
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  12. Vietnam Motorcyclists Forums

    Our Vietnam motorcycle touring forums are full of illustrated adventures throughout Vietnam. From stunning beaches long the southern highways to the rugged mountain roads that parallel the Chinese border in the north of Vietnam. Regions covered include the Southeast, Red River Delta, Mekong River Delta, Northeast, Northwest, North Central Coast, South Central Coast and the Central Highlands.
    1. Vietnam - Motorcycle Trip Report Forums

      Road & Trip Report Forums for Vietnam, covering Ha Long Bay, the Imperial Citadel of Thang Long, Hoi An Ancient Town, Cu Chi Tunnels, My Son Hindu Sanctuary, Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park and the Sand Dunes of Mui Ne...
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    2. GT Rider Recommended Spots - Vietnam

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    3. Vietnam - General Discussion Forum

      Any messages / news about motorcycling in Vietnam
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  13. Malaysia Motorcycling Forums

    Malaysian Motorcycling forums cover the states of Penang, Selangor, Johor, Sabah, Sarawak, Malacca, Perak, Kedah, Pahang, Terengganu, Kelantan, Negeri Sembilan and Perlis.
    1. Malaysia - Motorcycle Road Trip Reports Forum

      Road & Trip Report Forums from Malaysia, with diverse locations such as Gunung Gading National Park, Manukan Island, Kek Lok Si Temple at Penang, Batu Caves near Kuala Lumpur, North Borneo Railway, Redang Island, Sarawak Cultural Village, the Cameron Highlands and much more...
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    2. GT Rider Recommended Spots - Malaysia

      - Johor, Kedah, Kelantan, Melaka, Sembilan, Pahang, Perak, Perlis, Pulau Pinang, Sarawak, Selangor, Terengganu, Kuala Lumpur, Labuan, Sabah
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  14. Myanmar Motorcycling Forums

    Myanmar (Burma) Motorcycling Forums include coverage of the Shan, Kachin, Rakhin, Kayin, Chin, Kayah and Mon States and the divisions of Sagaing, Bago, Magway, Mandalay, Ayeyarwady, Yangon and Tanintharyi.

    1. Myanmar - Motorcycle Trip Report Forums

      Road & Trip Reports for Myanmar (Burma) including highlights such as Yangon, Mandalay, Inle Lake, Pindaya, Bagan, Popaya, Phoe Win Taung and Monywa...
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      Latest: Off-road Biking At Inle Lake DavidFL, Dec 28, 2017
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    2. GT-Rider Recommended Spots - Myanmar

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      Latest: Pagan Hotels Goran Phuket, May 9, 2015
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    3. Myanmar General Discussion Forum

      Any messages / news about motorcycling in Myanmar: Yangon, Mandalay , Naypyidaw, Mawlamyaing , Bago, Pathein, Monywa, Meiktila, Sittwe, Mergui, Taunggyi
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      Latest: Bike party in Tachilek Hoghead, Jun 20, 2017
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    1. Philippines Road Trip Reports

      Tips plus road & trip reports from the Philippines
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    2. Philippines - General Discussion

      Any messages / news about motorcycling Philippines
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      Latest: Thanks Guys RBM, Jun 15, 2013
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    1. Global Trip Reports

      Other S.E. Asia Destinations / USA / EU / AU / NZ etc - Regional Trip Reports
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      Latest: Euro Tour 2017 Goran Phuket, Jan 4, 2018
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    2. Golden Oldies

      GT Rider photos from "yesteryear" touring Thailand / the region.
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      Latest: Ko Samui DavidFL, Oct 3, 2017
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    3. Colins Thailand Honda Wave Tour

      How's it's done on a Honda Wave / Dream
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      Latest: Trat To Kanchanaburi Biggles, Jan 23, 2014
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  15. Motorcyles Forums - By Manufacturer

    These days, many of the world's leading motorcycle manufacturers have either factories and/or a retail sales presence in Thailand. That includes; BMW, Ducati, Harley Davidson, Honda, Husqvarna, Kawasaki, Royal Enfield, Suzuki, Triumph etc. Most have showrooms in Bangkok and Chiang Mai.
    1. Kawasaki Big Bikes Thailand

      News & Info from / for / about Kawasaki Big Bikes in Thailand
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      Latest: Kawasaki Versys 300 Giff, Jan 28, 2018
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    2. Yamaha Big Bike Riders Club

      News & Info from / for / about Yamaha Big Bikes in Thailand
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    3. BMW Bikes In Thailand

      News & Info from / for / about BMW Bikes in Thailand
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      Latest: Trying To Upload Bmw Pictures DavidFL, Nov 8, 2017
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    4. BritBike Triumph Thailand

      News & Info from / for / about Triumph bikes in Thailand
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    5. Tiger / Sachs Motorcycles in Thailand

      News & Info about Tiger / Sachs Motorcycles in Thailand
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    6. KTM Motorcycles Thailand

      News & Info from / for / about KTM Big Bikes in Thailand
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      Latest: My 2012 KTM 200 EXC DavidFL, Jan 24, 2018
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    7. Ducati Motorcycles in Thailand

      Ducati Motorcycles in Thailand
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    8. Suzuki Big Bikes Thailand

      News & Info from / for / about Suzuki Big Bikes in Thailand
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    9. Harley Davidson Motorcycles - Thailand

      News & Info from / for / about Harley Davidson motorcycles in Thailand & S.E. Asia.
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    10. Honda Big Bikes Thailand

      News & Info from / for / about Honda Big Bikes in Thailand
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      Latest: Honda Pcx - Electric & Hybrid Alamo, Jan 15, 2018
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    11. Lifan Motorcycles

      News & Info from / for / about Lifan Motorcycles in Thailand
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    12. Royal Enfield Motorcycles in Thailand

      News & Info from / for / about Royal Enfield Motorbikes in Thailand
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    13. Husqvarna Motorcycles Thailand

      News & Info from / for / about Husqvarna Motorcycles in Thailand
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    1. 4WD - Any message here

      Any messages / news / info about 4WDs & 4WD - Four Wheel Touring in the region
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      Latest: Laos-routing Questions Jellyfish, Aug 3, 2017
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    2. 4WD Road Trip Reports

      4WD - Four Wheel Road & Trip Reports for the region
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    1. Mountain Biking - Any message

      Any messages / news about mountain biking in Thailand / Laos / Cambodia
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      Latest: CNX Downhill MTB races. alrikki, Oct 22, 2013
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    2. Mountain Biking - Road Trip Reports

      Mountain Biking Road & Trip Reports in Thailand / Laos / Cambodia
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    1. GPS Use, Tracks & Maps Discussion

      GPS info: Questions / facts / tips / buy / sell, plus GPS Tracks shared by GT-Rider members.
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    2. GPS Tracks

      Sharing your GPS Tracks with other riders helps everyone out there who is trying to plan a trip...
      Latest: Salavan to Plin. Cycle Wallah, Jun 13, 2016
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