April 17, 2010

Run 1727 - 17th April 2010

ANZAC Day Run

Venue: Ladang Jasmin "Air Panas", (Bindora Sdn Bhd), Kg Hulu Kalong, Ulu Yam Baru
Hare: Graham Woods
Co-Hares: Random Aussies/Kiwis
Scribe: Chris Bell
Comic: Soo Kan Hoy

Directions.

The SMART WAY for those who don't need directions:

Get to Ulu Yam Baru via the dam road, drive through town, turn right toward Genting in middle of town, drive 1/2 km to pass police station on left, and immediately look for right turn with a Blue Sign for Bindora Sdn Bhd & Amberstone Resort.
Take this turn and drive approx 1.5 km, slowly, (many children, dogs, frogs, chickens etc playing)
Look for left turn to Bindora Sdn Bhd.
TURN LEFT.
Cross bridge, enter Bindora Ranch,
Keep Right, follow signs to parking after the Ranch in the Oil Palm, near a hot spring.

For the rest of you consider the following options.

OPTION 1: via Highway and Rawang
Take the NKVE north to Rawang and exit junction 116. TURN RIGHT and zero trip meter at traffic lights just after Rawang toll Go through Rawang & Serendah on the old road to Batang Kali/Ipoh. On the way you should pass the following land marks
3.8km roundabout on the Rawang by pass,
5.2km Petronas Service Station on your right.
7.3km Petronas Service Station on your left,
10.0km BP Service Station on your left.
10.4km Shell Service Station on your right,
12.1km Petronas Service Station on your right
13.6km Big Golf ball on your right (Serendah golf course),
23.0km Petronas Service Station on your left just after the bridge (Batang Kali) 23.4km TURN RIGHT at traffic lights route B66 towards "Ulu Yam Baru/Genting Highlands" Reset trip meter to zero at traffic lights!
Then: At 1.5km Petronas Service Station on your left, 1.9km digital traffic lights Go Straight.
Drive another 1.8 km past Yat Lott Fatt Fatt Restaurant.
Pass the turn to genting Highlands. Drive another 2 km and look for Left Turn to Amberstone Resort and Bindora Sdn Bhd.
If you pass Ulu Yam Baharu Police Station you have gone too far.
Drive approx 1.5 km slowly through Kampong, (many children, dogs, frogs, wogs, hogs, logs, chickens etc playing). Look for Bindora Sdn Bhd Sign.
Turn Left to Bindora Sdn Bhd. Cross bridge, enter Bindora Ranch, Keep Right, follow signs to parking after the Ranch in the Oil Palm.

OPTION 2 - full details for the Batu Dam route
Get onto the Jalan Kuching / MRR2 Roundabout and take exit towards Kuantan/Batu Caves Set Trip meter to 0km as you exit roundabout
* 0.2km slip off left alongside new shop houses.
* 0.4km keep right (1 o'clock)
* 0.6km left
* 0.8km right at traffic lights (mosque on right)
* 4.9km right towards Ulu Yam
* 27.4km after bridge over river left at T junction (you are now entering Ulu Yam)
* 28.3km right in centre of village (sign post Genting). Zero Trip meter.
* 1/2 km pass police station on left, Immediately look for right turn, Blue Sign Bindora Sdn Bhd & Amber stone Resort, TURN RIGHT here.
* Drive 2 approx 2km slowly through Kampong, (many children, dogs, chickens etc playing). Look for Bindora Sdn Bhd Sign.
* Turn Left to Bindora Sdn Bhd. Cross bridge, enter Bindora Ranch, Keep Right, follow signs to parking after the Ranch in the Oil Palm.

On-site On-On costs RM15 per head.

Posted by onsec at April 17, 2010 06:19 AM