chiang mai-samoeng-pai

Discussion in 'Northern Thailand - General Discussion Forum' started by eran1, Jan 18, 2007.

  1. I like to know more about this road ("of road")
    can I ride it in one day.
    any intresting point along the way ?
    thanks
    Eran
     
  2. Complete trip report here; Elephant Trail - Chiang Mai - Mae Hong Son offroad Link removed
     
  3. Thank's Dave
     
  4. Eran
    Good to see you will be coming back again for a ride, but will you contribute a road & trip report after the event......how was the Doi Phuka trip that you asked info for in Jan 2006?
     
  5. Oh yeah forgot to add that Wat - Pai is supposedly all asphalt now, or there are just a couple kms of dirt left. So no sooner is the new map out than it's out of date.
    But some guy had a bit of a nasty spill on the dirt section from Samoeng - Wat Chan & had to pillioned into Pai - well done Turkish for helping out. Poor ol Mr Mechanic now has to go out & retrieve one of his bikes.....
     
  6. hi "big brother" even i did not remember my old question.
    last year i rode in north thailand but left the "NAN" area for my next thailand tour. my wife was riding with me [:)] so we stayed every night at chiang mai doing a "star" tour and riding the short day loops.sameong,doi inthanon and doi ang kong ( what a "loonee" down hill) .
    the best cure for my toursick is planing the next one so i started.
    soon back to chiang mai
    eran
     

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