MDS 2019 Stage 1
07/04/2019 - 09H00
Head SOUTH (course 186°). More or less stony and uneven terrain.
Succession of small dunes and crossing of wadis.
End of small dunes. Same direction.
Pass between a rocky peak to your left and a tumulus to your right. Turn left. More or less sandy terrain. Camel gras.
Stony plateau interspersed with wadis and camel grass.
Start of ascent of a stony and uneven relief.
Top of ascent. Uneven descent, then follow wadi.
Exit wadi to the left, towards CP1 on a stony plateau.
CP1 Head SE (course 145°). Stony and undulating plateau.
Crossing of small relief.
Pass between mines. Head SE (course 139°).
Go around the mines, to the right. Continue on stony plateau, heading SSE (course 159°).
Pass relief before crossing the village of MERZANE.
End of village; more or less sandy terrain.
Pass between mines. Continue heading SE (course 141°) until CP2 on stony plateau.
CP2. Head EAST (course 103°). Succession of slightly stony terrain, interspersed with small dunes and camel grass.
Fine sand terrain. Continue on slightly stony plateau.
Sandy terrain, followed by succession of wadi beds and plateaus.
Crossing of wadi En NEJJAKH (course 101°), followed by an area with denser camel grass, before reaching the bivouac.
Arrival at B1.