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Where can I walk among bamboo?

  • omnithought

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    One experience I've always wanted to have is to walk in a bamboo forest. Not a place with a big path, but wild bamboo. Does anyone know of any relatively safe areas that I could do this?

    #1 Posted: 2/4/2011 - 09:31

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  • caseyprich

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    I wouldn't recommend doing that in large parts of Cambodia and Laos because of the UXO. If you dip into Yunnan Province China, Xishuanbanna Prefecture you can arrange for multi-day hikes into old forest and some bamboo areas with a guide in Jinhong city.

    #2 Posted: 2/4/2011 - 12:05


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    I ave one word for you: snakes. Snakes dig on bamboo stands for habitat. So a path is not such a bad thing.

    #3 Posted: 2/4/2011 - 16:57

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