Rides around Saitama

IMHughes

Warming-Up
Sep 23, 2012
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Perth
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Hi all.

I live in Perth, Western Australia and will be visiting Japan in the first two weeks of October. Will be staying at the wife's family home in Okegawa, Saitama.

I have decided to take the road bike and do some exploring around the area, mostly day trips, but perhaps an overnighter (on a previous trip, I used a tourer with panniers for a longer trip up the Arakawa/Tonegawa through Gunma, Tochigi, and Fukushima). Anyway, I'd be interested in meeting up with any like-minded souls nearby for a ride if suits or for any general info about suitable routes (am interested in heading toward Chichibu).

Cheers,

Ian
 
Sep 2, 2009
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#2
Hey there.

I am in Saitama also. There are always rides out into the mountains; check the posts my Yamabushi - he is the man for this sort of thing.

Cheers!