東龍島肚臍洞

天晴 / 25.6-31.6度 / 濕度 64-83%

交通:三家村碼頭或西灣河(筲箕灣避風塘碼頭) 乘渡輪至東龍島/ 回程相同
感想:一直想去看看海蝕洞,難得往肚臍洞不用走太長途亦不算困難。特別喜歡這個多變的天然畫框,配襯著今天的藍天、白雲與碧海,確是美不勝收。
需時:三小時  / 4.89km
**注意:往肚臍洞的小徑並不明顯,建議帶備地圖或開啟行山App。山路頗斜及枝葉甚密,新手及雨後不宜。請穿著合適,攜帶足夠裝備如手袖、手套、行山杖,以及食物和運動飲品。

“Belly button” cave at Tung Lung Island 

Transport: Take ferry at Sam Ka Tsuen Ferry Pier or Sai Wan Ho (Shau Kei Wan Typhoon Shelter) to Tung Lung Island / Return by taking the same ferry

Feeling:  It is not difficult to get into the “belly button” cave in Tung Lung Chau. I especially love the stunning shape of the sea cave and enjoy the beautiful weather today.

Distance and Average Hiking Time: 4.89km, three hours

**Points to note: Have to find the way to the sea cave, mind the rugged path, better accompanied by experienced hikers and with the help of map or hiking app, not suitable for inexperienced hikers. Please wear appropriate gears, arm sleeves, gloves, bring along hiking stick and stock up before you go. 

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塔門碼頭>茅平山>塔門碼頭

天晴 / 27.4-34.9度 / 濕度 62-85%

交通:在西貢巴士總站乘94號巴士或在港鐵鑽石山站乘96R (只在星期日及公眾假期提供服務) ,在總站「黃石碼頭」下車,乘渡輪至塔門 / 回程乘渡輪回黃石碼頭,再乘94號或96R巴士離開。
感想:塔門是個熱門的郊遊地方,但難得北面的茅平山遊人極少,可以靜靜地細看風景,十分寫意。
需時:約四小時 / 6.44km

Tap Mun (Grass Island) Pier>Mau Ping Shan>Tap Mun Pier

Transport:  Take bus no. 94 or 96R (only on Sundays and Public Holidays), get off at the terminal – Wong Shek Pier, take ferry to Tap Mun / Return by taking the same ferry and bus.

Feeling: Tap mun is a popular camping and picnic spot and always packed with people. Luckily I could find a quiet corner at Tap Mun and enjoy the spectacular views at Mau Ping Shan.

Distance and Average Hiking Time: 6.44km, around four hours

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鹿頸>雞谷樹下>鳳坑>谷埔>坳背嶺>亞公坳>榕樹凹>榕樹凹灣>谷埔>鳳坑>雞谷樹下>鹿頸

天晴 / 17-24度 / 濕度39-79%

交通:港鐵粉嶺站C出口,乘的士或56K小巴,總站「鹿頸」下車 / 回程乘的士或小巴
感想:鹿頸至谷埔大部份為水泥平路,非常易走,景觀一流,有多間士多作補給。谷埔至榕樹凹村一段為舒服的平坦山路,確實喜歡遊覽古村呢。往來谷埔、鹿頸一段遊人甚多,在鹿頸離開時需花長時間候車。
需時|長度:約五小時 / 12.88km

Luk Keng>Kai Kuk Shue Ha>Fung Hang>Kuk Po>Au Pui Leng>Ah Kung Au>Yung Shue Au>Yung Shue Au Wan>Kuk Po>Fung Hang>Kai Kuk Shue Ha>Luk Keng

Transport: Take taxi or minibus no. 56K (near MTR Tai Po Market Station Exit C),  get off at the terminal  – Luk Keng / Return by taking taxi or minibus.

Feeling: Easy hike, mainly cement paths with gorgeous views and have eateries at Fung Hang and Kuk Po. Love to visit the old village, especially enjoy walking the gentle hillside footpath to Yung Shue Au. Luk Keng is packed with people during weekend, prepare to have a very long queue for minibus there.

Distance and Average Hiking Time: 12.88km, around five hours

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榕樹澳>鰲魚頭>石芽頭>深涌>榕樹澳

天晴 / 29-34度 / 濕度73-84%

交通:乘的士來回榕樹澳
感想:榕樹澳至深涌沿海一段為平坦水泥小徑,風景不俗。深涌的一大片草地,極其美麗。在石芽頭上視野沒遮擋,景觀極佳。
需時|長度:約四小時 / 8.82km
**注意:由深涌上石芽頭,山路陡峭且泥土略為鬆散,要手腳並用及略為攀爬,需一定體力,請量力而為,新手及雨後不宜。請穿著合適,攜帶足夠裝備如手套、行山杖,食物和水。

Pak Sha O> Ngau Yue Tau>Shek Nga Tau>Sham Chung>Yung Shue O

Transport:  Taxi

Feeling:
Sham Chung with a vast area of beautiful grassland and the views at the top of Shek Nga Tau is impeccable.

Distance and Average Hiking Time:
 8.82km, around four hours

**Points to note:  A steep climb to Shek Nga Tau, not suitable for inexperienced hikers. Mind the rugged path and please wear appropriate gears, bring along the hiking stick, gloves and stock up before you go.

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西灣亭>麥理浩徑第2段>西灣山>獨孤山>麥理浩徑第1段>萬宜水庫東壩>萬宜地質步道

天晴 / 21.8-28.6度 / 濕度66-86%

交通:在西貢市中心乘的士或在親民街 (近麥當勞) 乘村巴NR29,總站「西灣亭」下車 / 回程於東壩乘的士或9A小巴
感想:這條路線可以從不同角度觀賞萬宜水庫,在西灣山及獨孤山上視野開闊,景觀極佳,在東壩可以近距離欣賞壯觀的六角柱及扭曲的岩柱,確實幸福。
需時 | 長度:約五個半小時 / 8.52km
**注意:這條路線略為長途,樹蔭不多,需要體力。前往獨孤山建議由熟路人士帶領,新手不宜。需穿著合適,攜帶足夠裝備如地圖、手套、行山杖,以及食物和運動飲品。

Sai Wan Ting>Maclehose Trail Section 2>Sai Wan Shan>Tuk Ngu Shan>Maclehose Trail Section 1>High Island Reservoir East Dam>High Island Geo Trail

Transport:  Take taxi or bus no. NR29 at Chan Man Street, Sai Kung (near McDonald’s), get off at the terminal – Sai Wan Ting / Return by taking taxi or mini bus 9A at High Island Reservoir East Dam

Feeling: Enjoy pretty much the views along the trail, especially viewing the High Island Reservoir from different angles. It is so amazed to have a close-up look at the magnificent hexagonal columns and geological features at High Island Reservoir East Dam.

Distance and Average Hiking Time: 8.52km, around five and a half hours

**Points to note: Better accompanied by experienced hikers to Tuk Ngu Shan and with the help of map or hiking app. Please wear appropriate gears, hiking stick, gloves and stock up before you go. This is a bit long trail with limited shades, not suitable for inexperienced hikers.

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烏蛟騰>阿媽笏>梅子林>蛤塘>荔枝窩>九蘆頭>小灘>三椏村>下苗田>上苗田>九担租>烏蛟騰

初時天陰後轉天晴 / 22-28度 / 濕度81-96%

交通:港鐵大埔墟站乘20R小巴,總站「烏蛟騰」下車 / 回程於烏蛟騰乘相同小巴或於新娘潭乘275R (只在星期日及公眾假期提供服務) 至港鐵大埔墟站
感想:喜歡漫遊幽靜的古道和古村。九蘆頭上看見吉澳海與恬靜的印洲塘,除了滿足,還令人難忘。
需時|長度:約五個半小時 / 17.21km
**注意:這條路線頗長途,需要體力,建議由熟路人士帶領,新手不宜。需穿著合適,攜帶足夠裝備如地圖、手套、行山杖,以及食物和運動飲品。

Wu Kau Tang>Wu Kau Tang Country Trail>A Ma Wat>Mui Tsz Lam>Kop Tong>Lai Chi Wo>Kau Lo Tau>Ha Miu Tin>Sheung Miu Tin> Kau Kam Tso>Wu Kau Tang

Transport: Take minibus no. 20R (near MTR Tai Po Market Station),  get off at the terminal  – Wu Kau Tang / Return by taking the same minibus at Wu Kau Tang or bus no. 275R (only on Sundays and Public Holidays) at Bride’s Pool to MTR Tai Po Market Station

Feeling: Enjoy rambling along the tranquil ancient trails and idyllic villages. The climb up to Kau Lo Tau is not as difficult as expected, the spectacular view at the hill top is truly unforgettable.

Distance and Average Hiking Time: 17.21km, around five and a half hours.

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嶼南道>石壁郊遊徑>西狗牙嶺>閻王壁>小鳥回頭石>斬柴坳>鳳凰徑第3段>昂坪

天晴 / 22.1-30度/ 濕度 63-91%

交通:港鐵東涌站近B出口乘11或23號巴士在「石壁警崗 」站下車 / 在昂坪乘巴士或纜車回東涌
感想:這條路線景觀一絕,處處皆是無阻擋的美景。需要大量攀爬及跨過多個山頭,極富挑戰,走過後非常有滿足感。
需時 | 長度:約五個半小時 / 7.45km
**注意:由西狗牙登山口至閻王壁,全為陡峭上山路,亦不乏懸崖峭壁,要不時手腳並用上攀,屬高難度路線,得專注小心慢走。路段沒有樹蔭,需相當體力,請量力而為。畏高者、新手及夏天皆不宜。請穿著合適,攜帶足夠裝備如手套、行山杖,食物和水。

South Lantau Road>Shek Pik Country Trail>Kau Nga Ling (West Ridge)>Yim Wong Pik>Tsam Chai Au>Lantau Trail Section 3>Ngong Ping

Transport: Take bus no. 11 or 23 (near MTR Tung Chung Station Exit B) to Shek Pik Police Station / Return by taking cable car or bus no. 23 to MTR Tung Chung Station.

Feeling: Feel content to finish this physically demanding and challenging trail, enjoy pretty much the breath-taking views along the treacherous ridge.

Distance and Average Hiking Time: 7.45km, around five and a half hours

**Points to note:  It is a long and very precipitous climb from Shek Pik Country Trail to Yim Wong Pik. Limited shade, most parts of the hike are quite strenuous, not suitable for inexperienced hikers or people with acrophobia, not suggest to go in Summer time. Please wear appropriate gears, bring along the hiking stick, gloves and stock up before you go.

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