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Camping Stone Valley Great Wall, 2018/09/29

Camping at the Switchback Great Wall, 2018/09

Strong winds meant the day- and night-time skies were super clear on this camping trip—see 23 amazing photos, including a beautiful sunset.

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Gubeikou Great Wall Loop, 2018/09/26

Gubeikou Great Wall Loop, 2018/09/26

See 17 photos from the a hike at the Gubeikou Great Wall, under a big blue sky.

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Jiankou to Mutianyu Great Wall, 2018/09/24

Jiankou to Mutianyu Great Wall, 2018/09/24

See 18 photos from the hike from Jiankou over to the Mutianyu Great Wall—blue skies, green hills, and awesome views of the Great Wall.

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Stone Valley Great Wall Loop, 2018/09/23

Stone Valley Great Wall Loop, 2018/09/23

Autumn colours were already starting to show on this Great Wall hike at Stone Valley—take a look at 27 photos.

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Camping Gubeikou and Jinshanling Great Wall, 2018/09/23

Gubeikou and Jinshanling Great Wall camping, 2018/09

See a set of 26 photos from a camping trip, with a few experiments with HDR pics and sublime shots of sunset.

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Sunset over the Huanghuacheng Great Wall, 2018/09/22

Sunset over the Huanghuacheng Great Wall, 2018/09/22

During the Mid-Autumn Festival holiday we hiked the Huanghuacheng Great Wall in the late afternoon, and watched the sunset from atop the wall—see a set of 19 photos.

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Over the Hills to Dajuesi, 2018/09/22

Over the Hills to Dajuesi, 2018/09/22

The weather was just perfect for the hike over the hills to Dajue Temple—see 19 photos from the mountains on the west side of Beijing.

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Great Wall Huanghuacheng to the Walled Village, 2018/09

Huanghuacheng Great Wall to the Walled Village, 2018/09/15

35 photos from a blue-skies hike from Huanghuacheng to the Walled Village.

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Heituo Mountain Loop, 2018/09/15

Heituo Mountain Loop, 2018/09/15

See a set of 20 photos from the Heituo Mountain Loop hike—forests, mountains, and super views.

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Camping Switchback Great Wall, 2018/09/14

Switchback Great Wall camping, 2018/09

A set of 30 photos from the a camping trip at the Switchback Great Wall—beautiful weather, and an amazing sunset!

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Yinmeng Temple and Sujia River, 2018/09/14

Yinmeng Temple and Sujia River, 2018/09/14

See 17 photos from the hike up to Yinmeng Temple and then down and along the Sujia River—riverside views and greenery, and a few photos from the temple.

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Gubeikou Great Wall Loop, 2018/09/09

Gubeikou Great Wall Loop, 2018/09/09

The weather was pretty much perfect for this hike at the Gubeikou Great Wall, with clear air and blue skies—see 21 photos.

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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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