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L-Plate
10-11-2006, 09:52 AM
Meet at N2 Engen - leave 9am sharp - no hanging around till 9.30am!
N2 -> Somerset West
Just before Sir Lourwry's Pass, take right to Gordons Bay
R44 Rooie Els road
Pringle Bay,
Betty's Bay,
Kleinmond
Take R43 to Hermanus
Breakfast Hermanus - nice place right at the front round the corner from nino's (I think)
Back onto the R43 to Stanford
Stay on the R43 to Gansbaai
Do something at Gansbaai explore (might be too soon after breaky for lunch ;)
Back up the R43
Take the R326 to Spingkuil
Options
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Left onto the R316 back up through Calendon and home via the N2
Straight staying on the R326 to just west of Riviersonderen then back home via N2
right - onto thr R316 and head to Napier (and lunch?)
push through Napier take the R317 and join N2 just south of Stormsvlei and home This gets my vote - or even Bredarsdorp

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Sign up ladies..

For the cartographically interested, a map is here (http://i70.photobucket.com/albums/i83/l-plate/map_overberg.jpg).

SauRoN
10-11-2006, 10:02 AM
From
CAPE TOWN
To
GANSBAAI (7220)
Transportation mode:By Car
Total distance:161 km
Travelling time:02h 04
Average speed:75 km/h

Direct Route.

Pipe Dream
10-11-2006, 10:07 AM
:roll: :roll: :roll: Thanks Geek :lol: :lol: ;)

L-Plate
10-11-2006, 10:12 AM
Clearly Sauron has missed his calling as a bean counter...

Here are some images from earlier trips..

http://i70.photobucket.com/albums/i83/l-plate/coast_road_rooi_els.jpg

http://i70.photobucket.com/albums/i83/l-plate/wide_open_spaces.jpg

http://i70.photobucket.com/albums/i83/l-plate/the_open_road.jpg

A rainy day in the Overberg (in fact, it ****ed down)

http://i70.photobucket.com/albums/i83/l-plate/P1010103.jpg

http://i70.photobucket.com/albums/i83/l-plate/P1010106.jpg

SquareTyre
10-11-2006, 10:22 AM
How do I hate thee Capies? Let me count the ways.

L-Plate
10-11-2006, 10:24 AM
How do I hate thee Capies? Let me count the ways.

guess that'll be a maximum of 10 then, or maybe 20 at a push...

Scorp
10-11-2006, 10:39 AM
Looking good, its gonna be 30deg C on the day, see you at the N2 Engen for a capuccino.
I'll take a polaroid or two for the ride report eh?

L-Plate
10-11-2006, 10:41 AM
I'll take a polaroid or two for the ride report eh?

Please do - the Traffic Department have my photographs...

Pipe Dream
10-11-2006, 10:59 AM
I'll take a polaroid or two for the ride report eh?

Please do - the Traffic Department have my photographs... :sign5:

:lol: :lol: :lol: :lol:

Don't worry ST, we're envious of your, your, ummm....mine dumps with boompies on them :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol:

L-Plate
10-11-2006, 03:00 PM
Remember boys and girls - it's 9am sharp - none of this ****ing around arriving late.

Silent_Bob
10-11-2006, 03:09 PM
Clearly Sauron has missed his calling as a bean counter...

Here are some images from earlier trips..

http://i70.photobucket.com/albums/i83/l-plate/coast_road_rooi_els.jpg

http://i70.photobucket.com/albums/i83/l-plate/wide_open_spaces.jpg

http://i70.photobucket.com/albums/i83/l-plate/the_open_road.jpg

A rainy day in the Overberg (in fact, it ****ed down)

http://i70.photobucket.com/albums/i83/l-plate/P1010103.jpg

http://i70.photobucket.com/albums/i83/l-plate/P1010106.jpg

Awesome pic's 8) 8) 8)

Looking at these makes me think it is time to book another holiday in the Cape

SRXy
10-11-2006, 03:16 PM
Remember boys and girls - it's 9am sharp - none of this ****ing around arriving late.

you do realise ur in CT.....we're on Peninsula time bru...

L-Plate
10-11-2006, 03:20 PM
**** off - get your **** out of bed and get there on time. Here's a trick - set your clock 1/2 hr ahead!

SRXy
10-11-2006, 03:57 PM
**** off - get your **** out of bed and get there on time. Here's a trick - set your clock 1/2 hr ahead!

lol.....

aii aii cap'n

L-Plate
15-11-2006, 02:14 PM
Thanks go to Scorp, PipeDream, Midnight Special and Precision for a good ride.

Bit windy - made life interesting in places.

Look forward to doing it again soon.

Midnight Special
15-11-2006, 02:34 PM
[quote="L-Plate"]Thanks go to Scorp, PipeDream, Midnight Special and Precision for a good ride.

Bit windy - made life interesting in places.

Bit windy!!!, when we left I could just reach and scratch my ass, when we got back I could quite easily scratch my ankles :oops: :D :D

L-Plate
15-11-2006, 02:41 PM
that's more information that I want to know...

but that's what you get for riding that apache gunship of yours!