After checking on route, We escape tomorrow on this route. The new variant has 54km
Pictures taken on the road Thursday, 6 more
We have several teams on the ground that checks the status of the route. They managed to go through, but multiple passes and precipitation that will degrade announces. So we are trying to bypasses for difficult areas, will be taken, and route changes are coming, so that we can lessen as much as possible longer portions of mud.
The portion of Baneasa, and fold belt will remain unchanged. And then there is the option roadside grass road to the Palace Ghica, the Palace is stone road and then the grass to CP8. It will be shorter than the classic way.
Arrows mark the route is pink and orange tape CST du countertop route for confirmation, band white / red to changing direction of movement and Xs astray
The route is marked with orange tape contest CST
Removing fallen trees on the trail contest
I repaired the fountain Route :)
Bypass route Rockgarden as First Escape
To Streamline first kilometers were cleaned and widened roads in Baneasa. He remained to be cleaned only entrance area.
Section parallel to the belt due to work where last year there were only two roads (paths) It was less leveled and paved.
Once you turn left and leaves the belt was added an alternate path where they stand 3 competitors in parallel in addition to the old path that supports 1,5-2.
The show was moved acceptable and they added side paths.
Even though it rained the other day route is gorgeous and has been tested every day of the nomadic our team but also those who are training / walk on it.
Draining the marshes of the sheepfold
Another path to sheepfold
Alternative paths in the show
The road show was enhanced to a higher fluidized traffic and working on alternative paths through the woods
After turn left into the sheepfold, The belt, It was done another trail on the left side of the trench, and in the end there will be a bridge. On this path may go 3 Cyclists in parallel and fit the old path 1,5-2 cyclists after and it was enlarged
It reduces the pool of crocodiles :)
Frog found in marsh crocodiles!
First Escape Route (Bucharest – Snagov offroad) it shows especially good for those who want to go out Saturday 23 April.
It is a time when nature revives and it's time to enjoy it, to move, to take pictures, to admire the forest and fauna, to have a small expedition with friends or alone because you will surely meet someone on the way.
The weather promises perfect with maximum temperatures 23 degrees and 5 hours of sunshine is already announcing more who want to go through. Discussing outputs are held on The first group workouts Escape where climb and photos from different parts of the route.
Sunday Chance of precipitation is announced, right thing small, sub 1mm. Even so there are a few who have organized a Facebook event.
First part the route is dry. Earth was slightly dampened by the rains this week but is just right without dust and mud. Theres a puddle from time to time to not forget the fun.
The second part is slightly damp being hidden from the fresh leaves of the trees but it's perfectly passable and there were puddles trail detour.
Groups are forming all the way Baneasa since returning to the road or take them friends from Astoria and groups that depart from and return Ghica Palace road through Caldarusani all guessed where she let cars.
the palace if the gate happens to be closed, you can ask them nice people at the gate to let go. Will leave and if you are curious and may know there is Mr. administrator and place Isora. Palace can bypass through the right side as you come on the road.
section shows Ghica Palace after partially leveled and will make flatwork.
Next week will remove garbage and arrived in CP8
in Baneasa lati will clean trails and a faster flow during the race.
The area near the belt will also be better designed to flow more relaxed during the contest.
Marking It is made of pink arrows, occasionally there CST confirmation band and white red tape for changing direction. The latter are placed on the side that will change direction.
In the second part of the route are in terminal kilomentrice km km.
Please pay attention to every possible intersection. The mark is more discreet.
the finish normal route passes through fence, now it's dark and there's good if you came to return 500m up the road and enter into complex doing right.
On field rape is beautiful and smells of the forest smells of wild garlic and fresh vegetation.
sheepfold dogs are less and were quiet when we went last time. If you barking getting out on the bike and put it between you and the dog.
Hives on the field where we did bypasses. Pass slowly and not very close to them. 8-10 meters are enough.
You can refill water, Wafer, bananas and what you need next to Ghica Palace.
Last Saturday were approximately 400 cyclists and everything was perfect. Travelling and Natalia, a daughter 7 year, Deci sa nu va vaitati :) Photo album here.
Unfortunately we can not come with you as some are on the way to prepare it and the others go to Cluj in the competition.
Expedition pleasant, do not forget to take pictures and enjoy even obstacles!