Originally Posted by BenMen
Thanks Randel for these useful infos. We were actually planning to reach Mestia and Ushguli from Poti. Do you remember how long it takes between Mestia and Ushguli? Some say you need 4 hours in a 4X4. It's only 45 km I think, so it seems a bit long to me.
No worries, it is fast gravel. Below vid may give you an idea, bike is very heavy loaded + pillion. After that we have kept going to Lentkhi and then to Kutaisi. Nice ride.
There are some more vids of Georgia in my channel there in Vimeo.