Le Cinq Pilliers - October 2010

fridayman

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The campsite
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Briefing
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Graffiti
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First sortie into the caves
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Oops
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OOPS
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SH1... OOPS!!!
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We tried poking it with a stick
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The only other cruiser (where were you guys???)
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A little lost in the forest
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Plenty to do though
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Finally found a way back into the caves again
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And found the others
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Some underground stables!?
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What happens when you fall into a cave
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Nazi A&E sign
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They had electricity, running water and telehone comms down there during the war
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Whoah cowboy
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Me trying to get back into the truck on a very steep exit (err, trying to pull somone down the hill...)
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Last play before we go
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TonyP

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Very interesting indeed.

Somehow I can't help thinking if that was here in the UK we would not be allowed within a inch of it in our 4x4's
 
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fridayman

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The site is privately owned. The current owner is apparenlty a young lady who wants to honour her deceased father (who loved off-roading) by developing it as an off-road site. I'm not sure if that would be a good thing or not... but would definitely recommend going if you get the opportunity. Hopefully Carl will post up on here again if they do another trip.
 

sae70

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Looks like a really cool place aparently 300 acres :thumbup:

I did an Google search on the place name & although nothing comes up as a direct link to info on the place one of the LR forums organised a trip that turned into some kind of really offensive slanging match between its members :? It is prety :shock: ing language they are using on an open forum :roll: :oops:
 

LeCruiser

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Indeed we had a great time there! :dance: such an awesome site and yes if it was in the UK we wouldn't be allowed near it!
We'll be going back next year and will keep you posted although it's likely to fill up rather quick! Be nice to see a few more cruisers though! :)

that landy site with the cultured language was asking for contact details but the owners only want respectable and trusted clubs! ;)
 

bitoy

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Fantastic pics man. :thumbup:

How was the carbon monoxide level inside the caves with all those rigs around? :lol:
 
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