烏蛟騰>烏蛟騰郊遊徑>媽騰古道>阿媽笏>老虎石頂>攀背頂>荔枝窩>蛤塘>梅子林>分水凹>烏蛟騰

天晴 / 14.5-22.1度 / 濕度60-88%

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。攀背頂上看見起伏的山巒與恬靜的印洲塘,除了滿足,還令人難忘。
需時|長度:約六小時 / 12.52km
**注意:由攀背頂下走荔枝窩的下半段較陡峭,需小心慢走。這條路線略長亦有多次上落甚需體力,建議由熟路人士帶領,新手不宜。請做足功課預先下載路線,開啟App跟著走。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>Ma Tang Ancient Trail>A Ma Wat>Lo Fu Shek Teng>Pan Pui Teng>Lai Chi Wo>Mui Tsz Lam>Kop Tong>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 trail and idyllic villages. The climb up to Pan Pui Teng is not as difficult as expected, the views of rolling hills and the spectacular vistas of Double Haven is truly unforgettable.

Distance and Average Hiking Time: 12.52km, around six hours.

** Points to note: Deep descent from Pan Pui Teng to Lai Chi Wo, better accompanied by experienced hikers 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 and physically demanding trail, not suitable for inexperienced hikers.

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慶春約七村

往新界東北行山,路途遙遠,因還未有大型發展,仍保留天然鄉郊的氣息,每次踏足都讓我感到平靜和喜悅。曾走過 犁三古道 | 苗三古道媽騰古道 | 荔谷古道荔枝窩鎖羅盆小灘牛屎湖 | 西流江梅子林 | 蛤塘吊燈籠榕樹凹紅石門往灣西頂 | 東灣吉澳黃幌山雞公嶺群島考察,喜歡非常。去多了廢村,越感好奇,便開始找書看看新界東北的歷史,並不時更新舊有文章的內容。在尋找資料的過程中,不乏開心大發現,最驚喜的莫過於在1965年的報紙中,找到牛屎湖村一夜變成廢村的原因。除此以外,新界東北的寧靜和美景也是促成我寫這篇簡介「慶春約」七村資料及行山路線的專題文章。

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將軍澳村>將軍澳上村>小夏威夷徑>小夏威夷瀑布>寶坑徑>寶琳港鐵站

天晴 / 16.8-26.8 / 71-94%

交通:港鐵寶琳站C出口,穿過寶琳村往將軍澳村 / 在寶琳乘車離開
感想: 交通方便,路線四通八達,輕鬆易走,有樹蔭、瀑布及古道,值得一遊。
需時:約兩小時 / 4.96km
**注意:部份路徑為石砌路,雨後不宜。

Tseung Kwan O Village>Tseung Kwan O Upper Village>Little Hawaii Trail>Little Hawaii Waterfall>MTR Po Lam Station

Transport: From MTR Po Lam Station Exit C to Tseng Kwan O Village / Return by taking bus or MTR at Po Lam.

Feeling: It is a highly accessible trail, with many retreat points. You can walk along the ancient trail and visit the Little Hawaii waterfall. Easy short hike with fun, worth to pay a visit.

Distance and Average Hiking Time: 5.62km, around two and a half hours

** Point to note: The trail composes slippery stone path, not suggest to go on a rainy day.

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水泉澳邨>水泉澳>饅頭墩>吊草岩>麥理浩徑第5段>衛奕信徑第4段>沙田坳道>慈雲山巴士總站

初時天陰後轉天晴 / 8.9-13.9度 / 濕度 61-73%

交通:乘47A, 83X, 287x, 288巴士或813, 813A小巴,在「水泉澳總站」下車 / 回程於慈雲山乘車離開
感想:這條路線雖然不長,但上山有甚多需要手腳並用的路段,需要一定體能。沒想到在水泉澳山上,有絕佳的視野和風景,加上有藍天白雲,美極。
需時:約兩個半小時 / 5.17km
**注意:新手不宜,請穿著合適,攜帶足夠裝備如手套、行山杖,以及食物和水。甚多路段均沒樹蔭,不宜在夏天行走。

Shui Chuen O Bus Terminus>Shui Chuen O>Man Tau Tun>Tiu Tso Ngam>Maclehose Trail Section 5>Wilson Trail Section 4>Shatin Pass>Tsz Wan Shan Bus Terminus

Transport: Take bus no. 47A, 83X, 287x, 288 or minibus no. 813 or 813A,  get off at Shui Chuen O Bus Terminus / Return by taking bus at Tsz Wan Shan

Feeling: Not a long trail, but with steep ups, would be a bit physically demanding. I was impressed by the great weather and the impeccable views at the top of Shui Chuen O.

Distance and Average Hiking Time: 5.14km, around two and a half hours

**Points to note: Not suitable for less experienced hikers. Please wear appropriate gears, bring along the hiking stick, gloves and stock up before you go. Limited shades throughout the whole trail, not wise to go in Summer time.

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城門水塘>龍門郊遊徑>石天門>禾秧山>西南坑橫山徑>麥理浩徑第8段>肥佬麥>龍門郊遊徑>城門水塘

天晴 / 17-20度 / 濕度 78-89%

交通: 乘的士或在荃灣兆和街乘82號小巴至城門水塘 / 回程乘相同小巴離開
感想:略為長途及需要體力的路線,但風景絕佳。
需時 / 距離:約六小時 / 11.97km
**注意:此路線需要上攀650米,要相當體力。西南坑橫山徑又濕又跣又多大石,雖然有絲帶引路亦要略為找路,新手不宜。建議帶備地圖,由熟路人士帶領或預先下載路線圖,開啟App跟著走。請穿著合適,攜帶足夠裝備如手套、行山杖,以及食物和水。

Shing Mun Reservoir>Lung Mun Country Trail>Wo Yang Shan>Contour Trail>Maclehose Trail Section 8>Lung Mun Country Trail>Shing Mun Reservoir

Transport:  Take taxi or walk from MTR Tsuen Wan Station Exit B1 to Shiu Wo Street, take minibus no. 82 to Shing Mun Reservoir / Return by taking taxi or mini bus at Shing Mum Reservoir

Feeling: A bit long and physically demanding hike, but enjoy the superb views at Tai Mo Shan Country Park very much.

Distance and Average Hiking Time: around six hours / 11.97km

** Points to note: This is a physically demanding trail, have to climb up to 650M. The contour trail is wet, slippery and full of scattered stones, not suitable for inexperienced hiker. It would be better accompanied by experienced hiker or with the help of hiking app or map. Please wear appropriate gears, bring along the hiking stick, gloves and stock up before you go. Continue reading

飛鵝山道>基維爾營>麥理浩徑第4段>花心坑>黃泥頭

天晴 / 23-30度/ 濕度58-90%

交通:乘車至飛鵝山往基維爾營的路口下車 / 回程在黃泥頭巴士總站乘車離開
感想:接近全程下山路且路徑開闊,走得輕鬆。沿途盡是美景,加上今天天朗氣清,美不勝收。
需時 | 長度:約兩小時| 4.19km

Fei Ngor Shan Road>Gilwell Campsite>Maclehose Trail Section 4>Fa Sam Hang>Wong Nai Tau

Transport: Drive or take taxi to Fei Ngor Shan Road near the entrance of Gilwell Campsite / Return by taking bus at Wong Nai Tau bus station

Feeling: A short and easy hike with spectacular view along the trail, love it!

Distance and Average Hiking Time: 4.19km, around two hours

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利安道>新清水灣道>佐敦谷公園>佐敦谷晨運徑>平山>佐敦谷公園>利安道

天晴 / 33度/ 濕度57-84%

交通:可選乘23, 23M, 26, 26M, 27, 29M, 42, 91, 91M or 92,在「順利消防局」站下車 / 回程相同
感想:交通便利,短途易走,景觀不俗。
需時:約1小時 / 2.6km

Lee On Road>New Clear Water Bay Road>Jordan Valley Park>Jordan Valley Morning Walk Trail>Ping Shan>Jordan Valley Park>Lee On Road

Transport:  Take bus no. 23, 23M, 26, 26M, 27, 29M, 42, 91, 91M or 92 / Return by taking the same bus

Feeling:  Highly accessible, short and easy hike with good views.

Distance and Average Hiking Time: 2.6km, around one hour

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