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Beaten by Ice on the Borland Road

Trip intention was to explore Lake Manapouri South Arm.Unfortunatly the weather man had other ideas.Packed ice on the Borland Rd put a halt to the journey as the road tyres on the Super Tenere just wouldn't keep the bike upright.

Photo 1 of Beaten by Ice on the Borland Road
Right from the start the road looked like it might cause me some grief.
Photo 2 of Beaten by Ice on the Borland Road
The weather was closing in and the temperature was 3deg on the bike computer.
Photo 3 of Beaten by Ice on the Borland Road
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Not far past this point the trip came to an end.Hard packed snow had turned to ice.
Photo 6 of Beaten by Ice on the Borland Road
JimmyPatch
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