Monthly Archives: February 2018

Muscat to Al-Ashkharah, an inland route

You can read on the internet lots of blogs from bicycle tourers who love the touring in Oman. ┬áThis isn’t going to be one of them ­čÖü ┬áThe weather is certainly perfect for riding in the winter, but the traffic … Continue reading

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Tavuk mangal at Etli D├Âner

The first time I climbed the trad routes at Hurma (Hurma Kayalar─▒), I was surprised to find bolts on Etli D├Âner. ┬áThere are over 1000 bolted routes nearby at Geyikbay─▒r─▒. ┬áWhy would anyone want/need to bolt some of the few … Continue reading

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Likya Yolu segment: Kale├╝├ža─č─▒z to ─░ni┼čdibi

My favorite place to backpack in Turkey is the Ka├žkar Mountains. ┬áI’ve backpacked there three times, and there are many other routes I’d like to do. ┬á I’ve also┬ábackpacked in Alada─člar a couple times, and in Sar─▒kam─▒┼č, Yenice (Karab├╝k), and … Continue reading

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