February 28, 2009

Run 1668 - 28th February 2009

Venue : Rasa
Hare : Nick Morss
Co-Hares : Mary Morss & Laurence R
Scribe : Angie Yoa
Comic : Nan K
Directions

SENSIBLE ROUTE:
Take the North South Highway north in the direction of Ipoh.
Exit at junction #118 Bukit Buruntung and set trip meter to zero at the toll
0.3 km turn right at T junction
1.7 km turn left at Mobil station. Sign posted Rasa & Kuala Kubu Baru.
3.2 km turn right at T Junction
4.0 km turn left at T Junction. Sign posted Rasa
4.5 km left hand bend and water tower
5.9 km right hand bend
7.7 km turn left at T junction. Sign posted Rasa.
Continue driving through housing estates admiring houses available for immediate occupancy.
18.4km: Turn left off Rasa Road at hash signs. (If you reach Rasa you've gone 1km too far)
There's an old workshop, and a steel bridge crossing the river at this junction.
Cross the steel bridge and take road on right (Hash Sign), and then fork left.
Park at 19.6k in old quarry.

VERY SLOW ROUTE (avoiding tolls):
Take Jalan Kuching North on to the old Ipoh road and drive past Templer Park, Rawang, Serendah etc. Go through the traffic lights in Batang Kali (Milestone Ipoh 158km).
Approx 4km after Batang kali lights turn left into Pekan Rasa, reset trip meter.
Proceed to Rasa Kampung, going under the railway line and thru the village.
1.3km take left towards Bkt Beruntung
2.7km Turn right off main road towards run site. This corner will be have Hash Sign.
There's an old workshop, and a steel bridge crossing the river at this junction.
Cross the steel bridge and take road on right (Hash Sign) and then fork left.
Park at old quarry.

There will be two runs: Nick's Long Hard One for nutters, and Mary's Easier One for sensible people.

Posted by ass-on-sec at February 28, 2009 01:53 AM