Steep Great Wall near the Great Wall Spur. Great Wall Spur, 2023/08/06 Take a look at a few photos from a hike up to the Great Wall Spur—cloudy skies, green hills, and just us on the wall. Were you on this trip? How did you like it? We'd love to hear from you. • Send us feedback • Review it on TripAdvisor • Share this page on Facebook After the big climb up to the wall we could see the surrounding mountains. Hiking along the Great Wall. Taking a break on a tower at the high point of the hike. A closer look at the wall—cut stone foundations, topped by brick battlements and towers. Looking down to the last tower we’d see on the hike.