大埔公路>九龍副水塘>九龍接收水塘>石梨貝水塘>麥理浩徑第6段>九龍水塘>大埔公路

大埔公路>九龍副水塘>九龍接收水塘>石梨貝水塘>麥理浩徑第6段>九龍水塘>大埔公路

天晴 / 28.7-34.1度 / 濕度64-82%

交通:乘72或81號巴士至「石梨貝水塘」站下車 / 回程於大埔公路站乘巴士離開
感想:這條路線可以一次過遊覽九龍副水塘、九龍接收水塘、石梨貝水塘和九龍水塘,路線可長可短,且全部也是易走的山路,輕鬆又靈活。
需時 | 長度:約個半小時 / 2.89km

Tai Po Road>Kowloon Byewash Reservoir>Kowloon Reception Reservoir>Shek Lei Pui Reservoir>Maclehose Trail Section 6>Kowloon Reservoir>Tai Po Road

Transport:  Take bus no. 72 or 81,  get off at Shek Lei Pui Reservoir / Return by taking bus at Tai Po Road

Feeling: This trail is close to city centre, you can visit Kowloon Byewash Reservoir, Kowloon Reception Reservoir, Shek Lei Pui Reservoir and Kowloon Reservoir in one go. Easy hike with many retreat points along this route which is pretty flexible.

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行山看瀑與潭

行山看瀑與潭

我不熟水性,加上技術不夠,又怕跣又怕危險,所以極少行澗。只是行山偶有經過石澗,亦會走山路,在不濕腳的情況下看看瀑布與潭。現結集一些走過的路線,如在橫涌石澗,看龍珠瀑與霜壁潭;看新娘潭、照鏡潭;遊南涌經過屏南石澗,走石板潭;在下城門看期間限定瀑布;石龍飛瀑、蟠龍飛瀑、小夏威夷瀑布;在港島看潭崗飛瀑;以及在大澳看萬丈瀑與鼻涕瀑。

需留意上落石澗、瀑布與潭,大多為陡峭山路,需注意風險及量力而為。

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蕉徑路>蕉徑彭屋>龍潭觀音古廟>龍潭山>蕉徑新圍>蕉徑路

蕉徑路>蕉徑彭屋>龍潭觀音古廟>龍潭山>蕉徑新圍>蕉徑路

天晴 / 21.9-32.6度 / 濕度 56-91%

交通:在港鐵上水站附近乘57k小巴,在蕉徑彭屋下車 / 回程乘相同小巴離開
感想:全山路,不險亦沒大難度,有無盡山景,相當美麗。
需時 | 長度:約五小時/ 7.11km
**注意:這條路線沒樹蔭,不乏頗斜山路,需要體力。請穿著合適,攜帶足夠裝備如手套、行山杖,以及帶備足夠食物和水。全程均沒有指示牌,雖然路線明顯,亦建議由熟路人士帶領或預先下載路線,並開啟App跟著走。新手及夏天不宜。

Tsiu Kang Road>Tsiu Keng Pang Uk>Lung Tam Kwun Yam Temple>Lung Tam Shan>Tsiu Kang San Wai>Tsiu Kang Road

Transport: Take minibus 57k at MTR Sheung Shui station, get off at Tsiu Kang Pang Uk / Return by taking the same minibus.

Feeling: Enjoy the hike and the astonishing views along the trail.

Distance and Average Hiking Time: 7.11km, around five hours

** Points to note:  Without shades, with ups and downs, a physically demanding hike. Please wear appropriate gears, bring along the hiking stick, gloves and stock up before you go. Without trail signage, better accompanied by experienced hikers or with the help of hiking app. Not suitable for inexperienced hikers and not suggest to go in Summer. Continue reading

古洞南路>古洞水塘>麒麟山>古洞配水庫>古洞南路

古洞南路>古洞水塘>麒麟山>古洞配水庫>古洞南路

天晴 / 20.8-31度 / 濕度 59-91%

交通:在港鐵上水站 A3出口,乘 50A 小巴或於 A1 出口,乘 76K 巴士,在「古洞街市」站下車 / 回程相同
感想:我喜歡這兒有山有水,風景好又不難走,且有退路,可按狀態加減難度,加長或縮短行程。今天繞一圈可以以不同角度看古洞水塘,喜歡。
需時:約三小時/ 4.17km
**注意:這條路線有不少上落且沒樹蔭,要量力而為。請穿著合適,攜帶足夠裝備如手套、行山杖,以及帶備足夠食物和水。全程均沒有指示牌,雖然路徑明顯,但多分岔路,建議由熟路人士帶領或預先下載路線,並開啟App跟著走。新手不宜。

Kwu Tung South Road>Kwu Tung Reservoir>Ki Lun Shan>Kwu Tung Fresh Water Service Reservoir>Kwu Tung South Road

Transport: Take minibus no. 50A (near MTR Sheung Shui Station Exit A3),  or take bus no. 76K (near MTR Sheung Shui Station Exit A1), get off at the Kwu Tung Market Shopping Centre / Return by taking same minibus or bus.

Feeling: This is not a difficult hike, the scenery along the trail is good, especially love the rolling hills and view the reservoir from different angle.

Distance and Average Hiking Time: 4.17km, around three hours

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大欖角天后廟>桃坑峒>大欖涌水塘(千島湖)>大欖女懲教所

大欖角天后廟>桃坑峒>大欖涌水塘(千島湖)>大欖女懲教所

初時天陰後轉天晴 / 16-21.8度 / 濕度 72-90%

交通:52X, 53, 61M或252號巴士,在「大欖涌」站下車 / 回程相同
感想:清景台總是人山人海,今天走這路線,遇到的人不多,沿途風景好,寧靜舒服。在桃坑峒上景觀開揚,亦是觀賞大欖涌水塘的不錯地點。
需時 | 長度:四小時 / 6.67km
**注意:這條路線有多次上落且路段沒有樹蔭,新手及夏天不宜。請穿著合適,攜帶足夠裝備如手套、行山杖,食物和水。

 Brothers Point Tin Hau Temple>To Hang Tung>Tai Lam Chung Reservoir (“Thousand Islands”)>Tai Lam Centre for Women

Transport: Take bus no. 52X, 53, 61M or 252, get off at Tai Lam Chung / Return by taking the same no. of bus

Feeling: The Reservoir Islands Viewpoint is always packed with people, you may consider to try this lesser-known hike with rewarding views and fewer crowds at To Hang Tung.

Distance and Average Hiking Time: 6.67km, around four hours

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港鐵錦上路站>井坑山>掌牛山>蠔殼山>青山公路—元朗段

港鐵錦上路站>井坑山>掌牛山>蠔殼山>青山公路—元朗段

天晴 / 12.9-24.8度 / 濕度 55-89%

交通:乘港鐵往來錦上路站
感想:今天的路線不長,景觀開揚,有一定的運動量。
需時 | 長度:三小時 / 4.55km
**注意:有多次小上落,路徑不乏頗斜的沙石路,要略為手腳並用,路段沒有樹蔭,需體力,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。

MTR Kam Sheung Road Station>Tseng Hang Shan>Cheung Ngau Shan>Ho Hok Shan>Castle Peak Road – Yuen Long

Transport: Take MTR to Kam Sheung Road

Feeling: It is not a long hike but with good views along the trail.

Distance and Average Hiking Time: around three hours / 4.55km

**Points to note: Limited shade, with ups and downs, some sections are rugged, not suitable for inexperienced hikers. Better accompanied by experienced hikers. Please wear appropriate gears, bring along the hiking stick, gloves and stock up before you go. Continue reading

吊燈籠看日出 (南脊上東脊落)

吊燈籠看日出 (南脊上東脊落)

天晴 / 12.2-19.7度 / 濕度49-80%

交通:港鐵大埔墟站乘的士或20R小巴或巴士275R (只在星期日及公眾假期提供服務),總站「烏蛟騰」下車 / 回程乘的士,相同小巴或巴士回港鐵大埔墟站
感想:在吊燈籠上靜靜看著印洲塘,快樂無比。
需時|長度:約四小時 / 8.33km
**注意:要不時手腳並用上攀,路段沒有樹蔭,需相當體力,新手不宜。需穿著合適,攜帶足夠裝備如手套、行山杖,食物和水。請預先計劃或下載路線,開啟App跟著走。

Sunrise at Tiu Tang Lung

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

Feeling: I am overwhelmed by the panoramic view of Double Haven and undulating terrain at the top of Tiu Tang Lung.

Distance and Average Hiking Time: 8.33km, around four hours.

** Points to note: Better accompanied by experienced hikers and with the help of map or hiking app. Please wear appropriate gears, bring hiking stick, gloves and stock up before you go. It is a bit long hike, limited shade with rugged paths, not suitable for inexperienced hikers. Continue reading

大美督路>船灣淡水湖主壩>白沙頭>船灣淡水湖郊遊徑>三門墩>東頭洲>溢水壩>北副壩>伯公咀>老虎笏>刀頭咀>大美督路

大美督路>船灣淡水湖主壩>白沙頭>船灣淡水湖郊遊徑>三門墩>東頭洲>溢水壩>北副壩>伯公咀>老虎笏>刀頭咀>大美督路

天晴 / 6.5-12.2度 / 濕度 29-44%

交通:在港鐵大埔墟站乘的士或20C小巴在大美督下車,若乘巴士275R (只在星期日及公眾假期提供服務),在「龍尾」站下車 / 回程乘的士、小巴或巴士回港鐵大埔墟站
感想:晴天下的老虎笏確是美不勝收,非常喜愛和享受這兒的寧靜。不過一天之內行兩次主壩則有點沉悶和疲累。離開郊遊徑往刀頭咀一段,小徑略密但沒大難度。但上落堤壩及燈塔,則崎嶇路斜,新手不宜。
需時|長度:約六小時 / 13.45km
**注意:這條路線頗長途,需要體力。建議由熟路人士帶領,開啟行山App找路。

Tai Mei Tuk Road>Plover Cove Reservoir Main Dam>Pak Sha Tau>Plover Cove Reservoir Country Trail>Sam Mun Tun>Tung Tau Chau>Spillway>Northern Subsidiary Dam>Pak Kung Tsui>Lo Fu Wat>To Tau Tsui>Tai Mei Tuk Road

Transport: Take taxi, minibus no. 20C to Tai Mei Tuk or take bus no. 275R (only on Sundays and Public Holidays), get off at Lung Mei / Return by taking the same minibus, bus or taxi

Feeling: Enjoy pretty much the hike today, love the astonishing views at Lo Fu Wat. Just feel a bit bored and tired to cross the main dam twice a day.

Distance and Average Hiking Time: 13.45km, around six hours.

**Points to note: This trail is quite long, steep descend to the embankment and lighthouse, not recommend to less experience hikers. Better accompanied by experienced hikers and with the help of map or hiking app. 

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輕鐵良景站>青山操炮區>良田坳沖溝>獅子頭>青山>青山寺徑>輕鐵青雲站

輕鐵良景站>青山操炮區>良田坳沖溝>獅子頭>青山>青山寺徑>輕鐵青雲站

天晴 / 16.1-25.2度 / 濕度 56-86%

交通:乘輕鐵至「良景」站  / 回程於「青雲」站乘輕鐵或巴士離開
感想:風景不錯,路況沒想像中差,不需攀爬,緩緩而上,不覺辛苦。
需時:約五小時 / 9.22km
**注意:沿途沒樹蔭,需體力。建議由熟路人士帶領,新手不宜。需穿著合適,攜帶足夠裝備如手套、行山杖,以及食物和水等。
出發前,記緊先查閱青山靶場射擊練習時間表,於練靶期間切勿上山。

Light Rail Leung King Stop>Tsing Shan Firing Range>Leung Tin Au Gully>Castle Peak>Tsing Shan Monastery Path>Light Rail Tsing Wun Stop

Transport: Take Light Rail to Leung King stop / Return by taking bus or Light Rail at Tsing Wun stop

Feeling: It is a physical demanding hike but not as difficult as expected, the views along the trail is pretty good.

Distance and Average Hiking Time: 9.22km, around five hours

** Points to note: Better accompanied by experienced hikers, please wear appropriate gears, bring along hiking stick, gloves and stock up before you go. This trail with limited shades and with ups and downs, not suitable for inexperienced hikers.

Please check the firing practice sessions of Tsing Shan Firing Range before you go. Please don’t enter the firing area when firing practice is taking place.

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鳳坑家樂徑>雞谷崗>鳳坑>谷埔>坳背嶺>榕樹凹>谷埔>鳳坑>雞谷崗>鳳坑家樂徑

鳳坑家樂徑>雞谷崗>鳳坑>谷埔>坳背嶺>榕樹凹>谷埔>鳳坑>雞谷崗>鳳坑家樂徑

天晴 / 12.3-22度 / 濕度55-70%

交通:港鐵大埔墟站乘的士或駕車至鳳坑家樂徑入口 / 回程相同
感想:在坳背嶺上,風景極佳。喜歡遊走谷埔和榕樹凹村這些幽靜的古村。
需時|長度:約六小時 / 13.59km
**注意:上落坳背嶺及榕樹凹,路徑略密,需要找路,臨近榕樹凹一段陡峭,新手不宜。路線亦頗長途,需要體力。建議由熟路人士帶領或預先下載路線,並開啟App跟著走。請穿著合適,攜帶足夠裝備如手套、行山杖,食物和水。

Fang Hang Family Walk>Fung Hang>Kuk Po>Au Pui Leng>Yung Shue Au>Kuk Po>Fung Hang>Fung Hang Family Walk

Transport: Drive or take taxi to the entrance of the Fang Hang Family Walk

Feeling: Enjoy the views at Au Pui Leng and love rambling along the tranquil idyllic villages.

Distance and Average Hiking Time: 13.59km, around six hours

**Points to note: The trail to Au Pui Leng is not clear and not recommended to the less experienced hiker. Better accompanied by experienced hikers and with the help of map or hiking app. Please wear appropriate gears, bring along the hiking stick, gloves and stock up before you go.
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