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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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Zhangye Danxia Landform, Gansu Province, 2018/08/15

Zhangye Danxia Landform, Gansu Province, 2018/08

24 photos from the Zhangye Danxia Landform—see the famous coloured mountains and landforms.

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Yinmeng Temple and Sujia River, 2018/08/11

Yinmeng Temple and Sujia River, 2018/08/11

After a big climb up to Yinmeng Temple we hiked down into the Sujia River canyon for a walk by the water—see 13 photos from the hike.

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Stone Valley Great Wall, 2018/08/11

Stone Valley Great Wall, 2018/08/11

From overcast to rainy, we had a mix of weather on this hike at the Stone Valley Great Wall—see 16 photos.

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Vulture Rock Ridge loop hike, 2018/08/04

Vulture Rock Ridge loop hike, 2018/08/04

See 25 photos from a hot and humid hike along Vulture Rock Ridge, including shots of the abundant wildflowers and mushrooms.

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Longquanyu Great Wall, 2018/08/04

Longquanyu Great Wall to the Little West Lake, 2018/08/04

Fifteen photos from the steep stretches of Great Wall between Longquanyu and the Little West Lake.

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