Yalla Newbies lets go LIWA!!

You must complete your ANIT trip and 1 Newbie trip in order to qualify for this trip. We will be checking your logbooks at the meeting point so please make sure you fulfill this mandatory requirement to avoid being turned back. Appretiate your understanding.

Finally the day has come for our first Newbie Camping trip of the season. We will be visiting LIWA, which is The King of all deserts. Our planned drive will be from Fathiya to Hameem and one night camp.

 

Your car must be fueled and ready (including one jerry can) at the meeting point before 8:45am as we will depart sharp on time.

 

Meeting Date: Friday 16th Nov 2018

Meeting Time: 9:00AM

Depart: 9:15AM

Meeting Location: https://goo.gl/maps/7NwWfGkgJSq

GPS Coordinates: 23°39'01.0"N 54°24'05.9"E

Drive Level: Newbie

Drive end: Saturday 17th Nov 2018 Sundown

Drive Route: Fathiya to Hameem (Depending on the performance of convoy)


Drive Terrain: Large beautiful Dunes of LIWA

 

Lead: Francis-F150 0552231008

 

1: Please be on time! Meeting point is 1/2 hrs from AbuDhabi/Dubai so plan accordingly.

2: Tune to Channel 6 (462.687) once you reach the meeting point 

3: We will be camping overnight on Friday in the desert. The night temperature is expected to be chilly, so please be prepared with complete camping & warm gear.

4: We will not encounter any place to replenish in the middle of the desert so please get sufficient food and drinks for the complete drive (6L of water per passenger & one pack of bonfire wood per car is mandatory, please get your own BBQ equipment and you can share the same with other members after mutual agreement)

5: The total off-road drive for two days is going to be +/- 80 KM, which means that ALL single tank cars need to carry extra fuel or risk being stranded in the middle of nowhere incase your run out!! (20L Fuel should be sufficient i.e. 20L x 1 Jerry can)

6: Its imperative that you carry a compatible Radio tuned with FRS frequency used in AD4X4

7: Ensure your 4X4 is in perfect condition with front and back recovery points.

8: Carry all necessary off-road/recovery gear according to your level

9: Please go through Trips 101 on AD4X4 website

 

Feel free if to WhatsApp me if you have any questions or if you need any advice buying any camping gear.

 

I will be creating a WhatsApp group 1 week prior to the trip so make sure to leave your mobile numbers in the comments below!

 

A suggested list of items for the trip. Yes I will have missed some but its just a guide :)

 

BBQ:   Charcoal, Fuel, Fuel Stick/gel, Marinated Food, BBQ grill/stand, Foil Plates for serving, Head Torch 

 

Other consumables: Green salad, Fruits, Snacks, Soft drinks/Juice, Water, Soda, Happy Hours Drinks, Ice cubes

 

Other items: Lighter/Match Box, Hand Gloves, Garbage Bags, Disposable, Glasses, Plates, Spoons, Forks, Tissue Paper, Kitchen Towel, Tea/coffee, Gas stove

 

Camping: Tents, Sleeping Bag, Pillow, Chairs, Foldable Table, Carpet Mat, Fire Wood, Warm clothes (It could be cold at night)

 

Miscellaneous: Knife, Emergency Lights, Cool Box, Toothbrush / Paste / Face-wash / Hand Sanitizers, Chewing gums, Wet Wipes, Additional clothes for the next day, Cap, Sunglasses, Shoes, Camera

 

JERRYCAN 20 LTR X 1 (Aiming to cover +/- 80 KM off road over 2 days after the last refueling stop) 

 

Please use this as a guide and make your own list.

 

AD4X4 Indemnity & Rules Apply.

 

See you all with a big SMILE

Event Properties

Event Date 11-16-2018 9:00 am
Event End Date 11-17-2018 5:30 pm
Registration Start Date 11-05-2018
Capacity 15
Registered 16
Available place -1
Cut off date 11-15-2018 12:00 pm
Individual Price FREE
Created By Francis Rodrigues
Location
Fathiya Gas Station
23.650288,54.401643
Fathiya Gas Station
Categories Newbie,Advance ,Experts ,Intermediate

Location Map

Please login to register for this event

Comment

Comments   

+1 #12 Glamraft 2018-11-10 17:56
Quoting Francis:
Sorry the trip is full for now. I have added "youngamerican" "NOXCHO" & "Glamraft" to the waiting list and you will be notified if there are any cancellations or if we are able to accommodate second convoy.

Hello Francis, already I have confirmation regards this trip, already I received confirmation email since 5 November.
Quote
+1 #11 Francis 2018-11-10 17:04
Sorry the trip is full for now. I have added "youngamerican" & "NOXCHO" to the waiting list and you will be notified if there are any cancellations or if we are able to accommodate second convoy.
Quote
+1 #10 Glamraft 2018-11-10 14:17
Ahmad
Fj
0504467675
Quote
+1 #9 NOXCHO 2018-11-10 12:08
Hello Francis please let me know if there's any space
Mohammad
Jeep xj
0551562907
Quote
+1 #8 youngamerican 2018-11-09 23:36
Please sign me up!
Youngamerican
Pajero
0566142759
Quote
+1 #7 FALCON_83 2018-11-09 16:57
FALCON_83
0504176964
Quote
+1 #6 Francis 2018-11-06 09:39
Quoting Reddemon:
Hello Francis,

When is the last day to confirm attendance?


It’s until Thursday 15th provided there are spaces left :)
Quote
0 #5 Reddemon 2018-11-06 08:47
Hello Francis,

When is the last day to confirm attendance?
Quote
0 #4 wwadi 2018-11-05 20:15
Walid wadi
Jku
050 8123151
Quote
0 #3 Rchekkath 2018-11-05 16:57
Rchekkath
FJ
0507244283
Quote

Add comment


Security code
Refresh

Best of our Blog

16 September 2018
On the second weekend of September, 13 cars explored some of the untouched dunes in Al Ain. One of the most memorable trips to remember! ​Time September 14, 2018 - 1:30PM ...
23 September 2018
​Time ​September  21, 2018 - 1:30 PM ​Location Saih Sheib to Al Qudra Cars 11 CarsTrip Schedule   ​1:30&...
10 October 2018
October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, and what better way to show your support for the thousands of women each year who are diagnosed with breast cancer, than by going PINK!​ AD4X4 yearly d...
28 January 2017
The GPS Hunt was started 5 years ago, as a training and driver development program for our members. The concept was to develop members driving skills, navigation skills and encourage team work, under ...
13 October 2018
Awesome trip with amazing people and nice weather.After meeting and quick deflation we starting our rocky and bumpy drive exploring and mixing the route from challenging spots and driving on rela...
13 October 2018
Night Riders with FidoDido ​Time ​​November 11, 2018 - 7:30 PM ​Location Sweihan, Abu Dhabi Cars Joined 12 Cars including myselfTri...
27 October 2018
All met on time at the Sweihan Wedding Hall. Pshasha had to pull out from the trip, but we hope to see you again next time. From Wedding Hall, we moved in convoy to deflation point (24 19.1618 (N), 55...
17 December 2017
Treasure Hunt is a desert navigation challenge thats tests driving, navigation and teamwork skills under safe and controlled conditions. Treasure Hunt follows a simple formula: teams of three car...
November   2018
S M T W T F S
        1 2 3
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
18 19 20 21 22 23 24
25 26 27 28 29 30