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Walled Village to Huanghuacheng Great Wall, 2017/4/02

In Brief: Seventeen photos from a beautiful day out at the Huanghuacheng Great Wall – blue skies and flowers blooming.

Walled Village to Huanghuacheng Great Wall, 2017/4/02

Wild apricot flowers by the Huanghuacheng Great Wall

The skies were blue and the flowers were blooming at the Huanghuacheng Great Wall – perfect for a hike.

We hiked up to the Great Wall via the Walled Village, walking through hills full of wild apricot flowers.

A beautiful day for a walk!

Starting out on the hike - Walled Village to Huanghuacheng Great Wall, 2017/4/02

Starting out on the hike.

Pink flowers amidst the pines - Walled Village to Huanghuacheng Great Wall, 2017/4/02

Pink flowers amidst the pines.

We hiked up through orchards to get on to the hill trails that lead up to the Great Wall - Walled Village to Huanghuacheng Great Wall, 2017/4/02

We hiked up through orchards to get on to the hill trails that lead up to the Great Wall.

A tower comes into view - Walled Village to Huanghuacheng Great Wall, 2017/4/02

A tower comes into view.

Looking towards the cliffs of Moss Mountain - Walled Village to Huanghuacheng Great Wall, 2017/4/02

Looking towards the cliffs of Moss Mountain.

A tower seen through the flowers - Walled Village to Huanghuacheng Great Wall, 2017/4/02

A tower seen through the flowers.

The hills were full of flowers - Walled Village to Huanghuacheng Great Wall, 2017/4/02

The hills were full of flowers.

Getting a close up of the flowers - Walled Village to Huanghuacheng Great Wall, 2017/4/02

Getting a close up of the flowers.

Views of the wall that’s above the Little West Lake reservoir - Walled Village to Huanghuacheng Great Wall, 2017/4/02

Views of the wall that’s above the Little West Lake reservoir.

Looking on towards Huanghuacheng - Walled Village to Huanghuacheng Great Wall, 2017/4/02

Looking on towards Huanghuacheng.

The unrepaired part of the Great Wall at Huanghuacheng - Walled Village to Huanghuacheng Great Wall, 2017/4/02

The unrepaired part of the Great Wall at Huanghuacheng.

Coming down the wall - Walled Village to Huanghuacheng Great Wall, 2017/4/02

Coming down the wall.

The hiking group on the wall - Walled Village to Huanghuacheng Great Wall, 2017/4/02

The hiking group on the wall.

More flowers - Walled Village to Huanghuacheng Great Wall, 2017/4/02

More flowers.

Looking back up towards the big tower - Walled Village to Huanghuacheng Great Wall, 2017/4/02

Looking back up towards the big tower.

Prayer flags in the flowers - Walled Village to Huanghuacheng Great Wall, 2017/4/02

Prayer flags in the flowers.

We finished the hike by walking down the repaired part of the Great Wall, heading for the reservoir at the bottom - Walled Village to Huanghuacheng Great Wall, 2017/4/02

We finished the hike by walking down the repaired part of the Great Wall, heading for the reservoir at the bottom.

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