HK Island, Hong Kong, Outdoor Activity

Hiking: High West and the Peak

I had thought I’ve done all the hikes up, down and around the Peak – but clearly I was wrong. Last Sunday I had signed up for another MeetUp hike to the peak and I was intrigued, it promised to visit the High West Mountain behind the Peak. I had no idea this mountain existed…… Continue reading Hiking: High West and the Peak

HK Island, Outdoor Activity

Hiking: Hong Kong Trail Stage 4

Hong Kong Trail Stage 4 starts at Wan Chai Gap, so we had to walk up all the way from Hopewell Centre to get there. We could have taken bus 15 from the Exchange Square too, as this also goes to Stubbs Road. The walk begins at Lady Clementi's Ride. This ride is named after… Continue reading Hiking: Hong Kong Trail Stage 4

HK Island, Outdoor Activity

Hiking: Hong Kong Trail Stage 1

After finishing the Wilson Trail, Monica and I embarked on the Hong Kong trail. This is a 50km route which passes through the five country parks on Hong Kong island. The trail is divided into eight sections which provide a variety of walks of different lengths and character. We started with the first one from… Continue reading Hiking: Hong Kong Trail Stage 1