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Trip reports archive: December, 2011

Hiking photos – Gubeikou and Jinshanling Great Wall Christmas hike, 2011/12/24

Every year we do a Christmas hike, usually walking a nice stretch of Great Wall before a feast of food at a local restaurant. For 2011, we did the Gubeikou to Jinshanling Great Wall hike – click through to see a whole lot of Great Wall photos!

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Sixteen trips, seven provinces: a review of our 2011 Long Distance trips

In 2011 we did sixteen special long distance trips, visiting interesting and scenic locations outside of Beijing. We’ll be doing more of them in 2012—some to the same places, and some others to places we didn’t get to in 2011. Click through to see photos from where we went in 2011, and where we’ll be going in 2012!

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Auspicious Village

Hiking photos – Auspicious Village to Huanghuacheng Great Wall, 2011/12/10

Our Auspicious Village is a nice long walk that takes us through the typical Chinese countryside. On the way we saw small villages, empty fields, and a variety of animals commonly found in the country – click through to see some photos!

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Scouting photos - Gansu Province, December 2010

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In Brief: Photos from our five-day adventure trip in Gansu Province: the Zhangye Danxia Landforms, sculpted sandstone cliffs and valleys, and the Matisi Grottoes.

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School Camping trip, 2014/6

School Camping trip, 2014/06

In Brief: Photos from a three-day camping trip organised for students on a school trip.

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Special trip photos – Kashgar and Lake Karakul, July 2012

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Special trip photos - Zhangye Danxia Landform, Gansu Prov., 2011/10

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Hiking photos - Jiankou to Mutianyu, Christmas BBQ, 2010/12/25

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Pinnacle Tower, 2018/04/29

Pinnacle Tower hike, 2018/04/29

In Brief: The Pinnacle Tower hike is a short but steep trail that peaks at a tall tower in the mountains—see 12 shots from the climb up and over the top.

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