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Walk Down The Incense Trail to Dajue Temple, 2018/09/09

Walk Down The Incense Trail to Dajue Temple, 2018/09/09

See 19 photos from a hike down the ‘Incense Trail’ to Dajue Temple—hills, mountains, flowers, caterpillars, and some photos from inside the temple.

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Yanqing Great Wall and High Tower Challenge, 2018/09/08

Yanqing Great Wall and High Tower Challenge, 2018/09/08

When the AQI in Beijing is as low as 8, you know the views in the mountains are going to be amazing—see 31 photos from the Yanqing Great Wall and High Tower hike.

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Silver Pagoda Loop, 2018/09/02

Silver Pagoda Loop, 2018/09/02

We did the hike around the Silver Pagodas on a drizzly and misty day—see 15 photos from the pagodas and surrounding countryside.

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Gubeikou Great Wall Loop, 2018/09/02

Gubeikou Great Wall Loop, 2018/09/02

31 photos from the Gubeikou Great Wall Loop hike.

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Huanghuacheng to the Little West Lake, 2018/09/01

Huanghuacheng to the Little West Lake, 2018/09/01

See 30 photos from a fun hike on the Great Wall from Huanghuacheng to the Little West Lake.

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Camping Gubeikou Great Wall

Camping at the Gubeikou Great Wall, 2018/09/01

25 photos from the a camping trip at the Gubeikou Great Wall—overcast skies, clouds, and drizzle … but a cosy tower to say in overnight. Nice!

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Middle Route of Switchback Great Wall, 2018/08/30

Middle Route of Switchback Great Wall, 2018/08/30

Take a look at 12 photos from a hike along the easier parts of the Switchback Great Wall—cloudy skies, flowers, and long views.

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Longquanyu Great Wall to the Little West Lake, 2018/0829

Longquanyu Great Wall to the Little West Lake, 2018/08/29

Beautiful weather and steep sections of Great Wall on the Longquanyu to the Little West Lake hiking trail—see a set of 22 photos from the hike.

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Stone Valley Great Wall Loop, 2018/08/25

Stone Valley Great Wall Loop, 2018/08/25

Great Wall, blue skies, green hills, flowers … and donkeys? See a set of 15 photos from a hike on the Stone Valley Great Wall.

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Big Camp Plate Village and Hengling Valley, 2018/08/25

Big Camp Plate Village and Hengling Valley, 2018/08/25

See 14 photos from a hike through Big Camp Plate Village and then down Hengling Valley.

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Tengger Desert Lakes, Inner Mongolia, 20180825-26

Tengger Desert teambuilding trip, 2018/08

We organised a teambuilding trip for a company, heading out into the Tengger Desert—see 49 photos of desert dunes, yurts, camels, and more!

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Great Wall Spur, 2018/08/23

Great Wall Spur, 2018/08/23

We had near-perfect weather for this hike on the Great Wall Spur—see 12 photos.

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Great Flood hike, 2018/08/18

Great Flood hike, 2018/08/18

After a lot of recent rain the Great Flood hike was looking fairly flooded again—see 20 photos.

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Middle Route of Switchback Great Wall, 2018/08/16

Middle Route of Switchback Great Wall, 2018/08/16

See a set of 22 photos from a hike along the middle section of the rough and unrepaired Switchback Great Wall—finally some clear weather!

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Huanghuacheng to the Walled Village, 2018/08/15

Huanghuacheng to the Walled Village, 2018/08/15

Take a look at 29 amazing photos from a hike at the Huanghuacheng Great Wall—big blue skies, clear weather, and awesome views of the Great Wall.

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