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    My favorite vehicle this offroading adventure
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    The parking lot of Major Roy's Adventure Zone Camp, which was the meeting place and stay.
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    A press write up about the Palar Challenge
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    My ride this trip, the Hyundai Santro. Only as far as the camp!.
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    Here's my view of the "Palar Challenge", an annual offroading meet in a partially dry river bed about 85km from Madras.This is a two day event. I missed the first day's events. My report starts from the evening of the first day. Enjoy!.

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    Driving outside Madras city limits. Stopped at a bank ATM for some moola on the way.
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    MoneyMoneyMoney!
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    Driving on the East Coast Road to the Adventure Zone Camp
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    Driving on the ECR. We have 60km to go!.
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    Nice to see ur thread again

    Hopefully we will see some nice action pics
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    (y) lovely pictures
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    Driving on the ECR. We have 60km to go!.
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    Off the East Coast Road, driving on the rural road to Major Roy's Camp.
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    Taking a short cut through a really rural lane!
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    Almost there!
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    The scenery outside the camp.
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    Driving into the Adventure Zone Camp
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    Parked the car!. When we guys drove up there it was around 4pm and we had to kill time till the guys came back from the first day of offroading.
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    Lots of action pics coming up. No worry. Just get past my first set of pics.

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    weather is cool..
    and the pix are nice too
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    Allow me to take you to the action on the second day of the Palar Challenge , after i post the first day's pics as we killed time checking out the Adventure Camp and met up with the offroaders who were staying overnight at the camp later.Thanx!

    Checking out Major Roy's Adventure Zone Camp.

    The car everyone loves to bash!. A brand new example parked there!.
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    Checking out Major Roy's Adventure Zone Camp. The accomodation. Airconditioned tents. Rs.500 a night. Six to a tent in bunk beds.
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    Checking out Major Roy's Adventure Zone Camp.
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    aj kal its same here in lahore too.
    btw who is major roy?
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    Checking out Major Roy's Adventure Zone Camp. You see the long shed like building behind the tents?. That building houses the toilets!. Boy, were we floored when we peeked in. I've never seen such a clean toilet in a 5-star hotel!!.

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    The toilets at the camp!.
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