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North Yunnan – 14th October – Cycle

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North Yunnan – 14th October – Cycle

I’m taking my HKU students on a plant / conservation trip to North Yunnan in October and need to get some cycling training in as well. 4 to 5 days of early morning cycling. Its at altitude so not easy. Google Earth File: 2014YunnanGE.kml Blue = cycling day 1 – Lijiang to Tiger Leaping Gorge Orange = cycling day 2 and maybe 3 – TLG to Shangri-La. Green = cycling day 4 and maybe 5 – ShangriLa to near Lijiang. 14th – Tuesday About 100 to 120km – 1000m+ climbs. Early morning ride to Botanical garden. Ride Lijiang back road to Ferry. Cross and sleep other side...

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