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Stone vally Great Wall, 2019/04/11

Stone Valley Great Wall, 2019/04/11

Blue skies, blossoms, and big climbs on the Great Wall—see 36 photos from the Stone Valley Great Wall hike.

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Walk Down The Incense Trail to Dajue Temple, 2019/04/07

Walk Down The Incense Trail to Dajue Temple, 2019/04/07

There are 21 photos from the hike Walk Down The Incense Trail to Dajue Temple.

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Sunset over the Huanghuacheng Great Wall, 2019/04/06

Sunset over the Huanghuacheng Great Wall, 2019/04/06

The views of the mountain scenery and sunset on this Great Wall hike were just awesome—blue skies, high clouds, and just a little haze—see 18 photos from the sunset over the Huanghuacheng Great Wall.

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Camping Gubeikou Jinshanling

Gubeikou and Jinshanling Great Wall camping, 2019/04/06

The weather was amazing for this camping trip—see 24 photos from at trip to the Great Wall at Gubeikou and Jinshanling.

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Intelligence Valley and Yanqi Lake, 2019/04/05

Intelligence Valley, 2019/04/05

See a set of 14 photos from an easy walk down Intelligence Valley.

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Gubeikou to Jinshanling Great Wall East, 2019/04/05

Gubeikou to Jinshanling Great Wall East, 2019/04/05

See 42 photos from a beautiful spring day on the trail between Gubeikou to Jinshanling.

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Longquanyu Great Wall to the Little West Lake, 2019/04/04

Longquanyu Great Wall to the Little West Lake, 2019/04/04

We had to do a little diversion through a bouldery canyon after finding that part of the Great Wall here was shut down, but we made up for it by adding on more Great Wall at the end—see 15 photos from Longquanyu, the Little West Lake, and Huanghuacheng.

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Wuyuan ‘Fields of Flowers’, Jiangxi Province, 2019/04/04

Wuyuan, Jiangxi Province, 2019/04

See a set 42 photos from hikes through and around ancient villages in Wuyuan, Jiangxi Province.

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Silver pagoda, 2019/04/03

Silver Pagoda Loop, 2019/04/03

See 15 photos of hills, mountains, blossoms, blue skies, and the pagodas, from a private trip.

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Silver Pagoda Loop, 2019/03/31

Silver Pagoda Loop, 2019/03/31

On this hike to the Silver Pagodas we saw patches of blossoms and blooms in the bare hills—see 23 photos from villages, field trails,and the pagodas.

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Camping Gubeikou to Jinshanling Great Wall, 2019/03/30

Gubeikou to Jinshanling Great Wall camping, 2019/03/30

See 18 photos from a camping trip at the Gubeikou Great Wall.

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Kids Club Zhuangdaokou to the Walled Village, 2019/03/24

Kids Club at Zhuangdokou, 2019/03/24

See 28 photos from an easy walk from Zhuangdaokou to the Walled Village.

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Heituo Mountain Loop, 2019/03/23

Heituo Mountain Loop, 2019/03/23

We had perfect weather for this hike up to the top of Heituo Mountain—click through for 14 photos.

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Gubeikou Great Wall Loop, 2019/03/23

Gubeikou Great Wall Loop, 2019/03/23

Clear skies made for awesome long views at the Gubeikou Great Wall—see 31 photos from the hike.

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Great Wall Huanghuacheng to the Walled Village, 2019/03/21

Huanghuacheng Great Wall, 2019/03/21

Beautiful blue skies, blossoms, and Great Wall—see a set of 21 photos from the Huanghuacheng Great Wall.

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Great Wall Christmas 2014 - Jiankou to Mutianyu

Great Wall Christmas 2014 - Jiankou to Mutianyu

In Brief: Photos from our Christmas Day hike from Jiankou to the Mutianyu Great Wall.

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