Long views from the top section of the Great Wall at Big Camp Plate. Big Camp Plate Great Wall, 2023/08/19 On this visit to Big Camp Plate the hike was paired with magnificently clear skies, which meant the views and scenery looked extra amazing—see 28 photos. Were you on this trip? How did you like it? We'd love to hear from you. • Send us feedback • Review it on TripAdvisor • Share this page on Facebook On to the mountain trails. Coming across a flatter area. Up through the secret door. The hike continued down along the Great Wall. Looking over one of the few remaining towers on this part of the Great Wall. One of the ‘old style’ Ming Dynasty-era towers: a plain platform, instead of the type with a roof and windows. On to a stony section. The Water Gate. Hiking out to the end.