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Tomb Raiders Hike, 2016/10/23

Tomb Raiders Hike, 2016/10/23

We call this hike ‘Tomb Raiders’ because we hike over the mountains behind the Ming Tombs area to approach two of the closed tombs from the rear. Click through to see photos of the hill trails and views from the peak.

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Miaofengshan Super Loop, 2016/10/22

Miaofengshan Super Loop, 2016/10/22

See 16 photos from a hike in the mountains around Miaofengshan Temple: misty and foggy scenery, with hills full of colourful leaves.

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2016 Hiking Festival photos

2016 Hiking Festival photos

See a selection of photos from the hiking festival – starting shots, mid-hike scenery, and the post-hike picnic and prizegiving.

It was our third hiking festival, as well as our fifteenth birthday party – we’ve been doing hikes and trips since 2001!

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Jinshanling Great Wall to Gubeikou Great Wall, 2016/10/03

Jinshanling Great Wall to Gubeikou Great Wall, 2016/10/03

We hiked the Great Wall from Jinshanling to Gubeikou on one of the few days during the Golden Week holiday where the weather was acting nice – no smog, no rain, all clear and sunny.

With weather like that, the photos we took turned out well. Click through for a look – you’ll see great shots of the tastefully renovated wall at Jinshanling and the unrestored Great Wall at Gubeikou.

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