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Photo of Yonghe Ridge Loop Photo of Houshanyue (猴山岳) Photo of Taipei Grand Hike - Guandu to Erziping
  • Yonghe Ridge Loop

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    near Nanshijiao, Taipei (Taiwan)
    Distance
    8.42mi
    Elevation +
    1939f
    TrailRank
    58| Rating 3.67
    Photo of Yonghe Ridge Loop Photo of Yonghe Ridge Loop Photo of Yonghe Ridge Loop

    Whilst Taipei’s northern and eastern hills tend to get most of the attention, this trail to the southwest of the city has plenty to offer the traveller who strays from the well-trodden trails of Yangmingshan Park. Indeed...

    Surprisingly great trial. I suggest to also add a visit to the Yuantong Temple, what is only a small detour passing also...
    Pparitosh Antar
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  • Houshanyue (猴山岳)

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    near Zhinangong, Taiwan (Taiwan)
    Distance
    6.05mi
    Elevation +
    1404f
    TrailRank
    56| Rating 5.0
    Photo of Houshanyue (猴山岳) Photo of Houshanyue (猴山岳) Photo of Houshanyue (猴山岳)

    Houshanyue is a thoroughly satisfying half-day hike that will satisfy your need for adventure without spoiling your lie-in.

    Thanks for the answer!! I think I'll try anyway 🤪
    Frank Dalmau
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  • near Dingqiedongjiao, Taiwan (Taiwan)
    Distance
    8.04mi
    Elevation +
    2897f
    TrailRank
    56
    Photo of Taipei Grand Hike - Guandu to Erziping Photo of Taipei Grand Hike - Guandu to Erziping Photo of Taipei Grand Hike - Guandu to Erziping

    The first part of the the Taipei Grand Hike has you putting in some serious legwork to make it all the way from the flat land of Guandu right up into Yangmingshan National Park. This section takes in art, grand tombs, an...

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  • Baiyang trail

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    near Tianxiang, Taiwan (Taiwan)
    Distance
    6.76mi
    Elevation +
    354f
    TrailRank
    53
    Photo of Baiyang trail Photo of Baiyang trail Photo of Baiyang trail

    This trail is about 6km. The official Baiyang trail is 2.1km each way plus about 1km from the village there and back. Because of all the tunnels the gps tracker has jumped about a bit, which is why it says almost 11km. T...

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  • near Jiantan, Taiwan (Taiwan)
    Distance
    6.89mi
    Elevation +
    1952f
    TrailRank
    50
    Photo of Bishan Temple - MRT Jiantan Station Photo of Bishan Temple - MRT Jiantan Station Photo of Bishan Temple - MRT Jiantan Station

    臺北大縱走-北段 Taipei grand trail, north area 第五段(section5)(劍潭支線) - Start: MRT Jiantan Station - End: Bishan Temple (碧山巖) - 2L water + snacks (sandwich, pastry, 飯糰) - Shadow most of time. - Bad Internet connection most ...

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  • near Huxing, Taiwan (Taiwan)
    Distance
    7.40mi
    Elevation +
    3711f
    TrailRank
    49
    Photo of Nangangshan - Fuyang Ecological Park Photo of Nangangshan - Fuyang Ecological Park Photo of Nangangshan - Fuyang Ecological Park

    臺北大縱走-南段 Taipei grand trail,south area - Start: Nangang mrt exit 2, take bus 620 to China University of Science and Technology (中華科技大學) - End: Liugang MRT Station - 2L water + snacks (sandwich, pastry, 飯糰) - Shadow...

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  • Jinmianshan trail

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    near Zhouzi, Taiwan (Taiwan)
    Distance
    2.22mi
    Elevation +
    968f
    TrailRank
    46
    Photo of Jinmianshan trail Photo of Jinmianshan trail Photo of Jinmianshan trail

    This was the best walk we did in Taiwan. Better than Taroko National Park and better than Alishan Scenic Area. I say that because it actually felt like you were in nature rather than the asphalt paths you often follow in...

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  • near Tailuge, Taiwan (Taiwan)
    Distance
    7.82mi
    Elevation +
    732f
    TrailRank
    46
    Photo of Shakadang trail from the visitor centre Photo of Shakadang trail from the visitor centre Photo of Shakadang trail from the visitor centre

    This walk is probably about 10.5-11km. It starts and finishes at the visitor centre where there is plenty of parking. The car park at the official start of the Shakadang trail is small and was full when we went so we sta...

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  • Bitan - Hemei Shan

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    near Xindian, Taipei (Taiwan)
    Distance
    3.01mi
    Elevation +
    719f
    TrailRank
    45
    Photo of Bitan - Hemei Shan Photo of Bitan - Hemei Shan Photo of Bitan - Hemei Shan

    Once a highlight of Taiwan’s domestic tourism industry, Bitan is now a relaxed feeling, end-of-the-line destination, mostly populated by families looking for an easy day out. To see a different side of this weekend hotsp...

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  • near Geding, Taipei (Taiwan)
    Distance
    1.10mi
    Elevation +
    200f
    TrailRank
    42
    Photo of JINGUASHI AQUEDUCT TRAIL (山尖路步道) Photo of JINGUASHI AQUEDUCT TRAIL (山尖路步道) Photo of JINGUASHI AQUEDUCT TRAIL (山尖路步道)

    This short trail linking the two popular tourist villages of Jiufen and Jinguashi takes you past aqueducts that were used during the area's industrial past. It's a great way to stretch your legs after sampling the edible...

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  • Teapot mountain

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    near Jinguashi, Taipei (Taiwan)
    Distance
    3.62mi
    Elevation +
    535f
    TrailRank
    41
    Photo of Teapot mountain Photo of Teapot mountain Photo of Teapot mountain

    Starting and ending to motorbike and car parkings. The beginning is in the intersection of the 2 trails. The easier way to get there without car or motorbike is to go with a bus to Gold Museum of Jiufen. There are diffe...

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  • Xueshan (Snow Mountain) - Taiwan

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    near Disiqu, Taiwan (Taiwan)
    Distance
    16.70mi
    Elevation +
    7044f
    TrailRank
    40| Rating 5.0
    Photo of Xueshan (Snow Mountain) - Taiwan Photo of Xueshan (Snow Mountain) - Taiwan Photo of Xueshan (Snow Mountain) - Taiwan

    English 3 days trek (9-11 Feb 2019) around Shei Pa National Park to climb Xueshan Main Peak (Snow mountain) of 3886 m. Day 1: From Taipei we had to catch 2 buses; first to Yilan (1h) and from there a second one to Wu...

    As a side note I would add that there are savage-furious rock monkeys on the way, which surely not only adds an advertur...
    valen.morrisonianus
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  • near Jinguashi, Taipei (Taiwan)
    Distance
    4.51mi
    Elevation +
    1709f
    TrailRank
    40
    Photo of Teapot mountain (Jiufen, Taiwan) - 茶壺山 Photo of Teapot mountain (Jiufen, Taiwan) - 茶壺山 Photo of Teapot mountain (Jiufen, Taiwan) - 茶壺山

    ENGLISH _How to arrive There is a very large free parking at the beginning of the route. There are also buses that depart from Keelung and stop in the same parking lot _Description Route with many stairs a...

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  • Alishan tea trail

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    near Shizhuo, Taiwan (Taiwan)
    Distance
    2.69mi
    Elevation +
    843f
    TrailRank
    40
    Photo of Alishan tea trail Photo of Alishan tea trail Photo of Alishan tea trail

    This circular route goes through bamboo forests and past many tea plantations. It's really easy to follow because a lot of the route is on wooden steps for climbing and descending. In addition to the tea plantations ther...

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