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News archive: September, 2016

Beijing Hikers interview in The Beijinger, 2016/09/28

Beijing Hikers interview in The Beijinger, 2016/09/28

We were interviewed by The Beijinger magazine about our 2016 hiking festival and other general outdoors-y stuff.

The interview covers some of the details about the trails for the festival, as well as some excellent reasons to get out for a hike here in Beijing.

Click here to read the interview on the Beijinger website, or click Read more to see a screen capture before clicking through to the website!

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Beijing Hikers and Jinshanling Great Wall on About.com, 2016/9

Beijing Hikers and the Jinshanling Great Wall on About.com, 2016/9

An article about the Jinshanling Great Wall as a travel destination, written by About.com’s China Travel Expert Sara Naumann, mentions Beijing Hikers as a good tour operator to get you there.

Thanks Sara!

Read the article here: Hiking Between the Jinshanling and Simatai Sections of the Great Wall

For the record, you can’t hike over to Simatai from Jinshanling (as of April 2017, anyway) unless you sneak through after the Simatai guards go off-duty.

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Beijing Hikers wins award in the 2016 ELAs, September 2016

Beijing Hikers wins award in the 2016 ELAs

We’ve won awards in the Beijing Expat Life Awards three times now, this year bringing home the award for Highly Recommended Domestic Tour Operator. Thanks to everyone who voted for us!

Click through to see a scan of the award.

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2016 Hiking Festival interviews in That’s Beijing magazine

2016 Hiking Festival interviews in That’s Beijing magazine, September 2016

That’s Beijing magazine interviewed three of the participants in last year’s hiking festival to find out what they liked about the festival as well as hiking in general.

Click through to see a scan of the interview and to read their thoughts on the worst things about hiking, the best things about hiking, gear envy, and more!

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