*New Route!* Easy Hike to The Peak from Central/Admiralty via the Central Green Trail

I discovered this one last night, after following a random road on Google Maps marked "Central Green Trail." I had no idea it ended at The Peak when I began it, but we just kept going up until voi-la! Barker Road, 10 minutes away from The Peak. Distance: 3km (Actually just 2.5km but getting to The … Continue reading *New Route!* Easy Hike to The Peak from Central/Admiralty via the Central Green Trail

Easy Night Hike/Walk in Quarry Bay/Tai Koo: Hong Pak Country Trail

Distance: 6.6km in total to and from the MTR station - but the actual trail is only 3.6km Duration: 2 hours give or take. The 3.6km part can be done in 1-1.5 hours if you don't stop. Difficulty: Easy. The description says 'flat walk' but I would say maybe 40% of the hike was a gentle to moderate … Continue reading Easy Night Hike/Walk in Quarry Bay/Tai Koo: Hong Pak Country Trail

Night Walking: Aberdeen Fitness and Nature Trails

Distance: 6km Time: 2 hours Difficulty: Easy The Aberdeen Fitness and Nature Trails are great for night walking because they're not too arduous, are mostly paved and signposted, and have amazing views (especially on the Aberdeen Nature Trail around Bennet's Hill). The best part of this walk is circling the edge of the hill after the … Continue reading Night Walking: Aberdeen Fitness and Nature Trails

Easy to Medium Night Hike: Mid-Levels West/Hong Kong University to Victoria Peak via Pok Fu Lam/Lung Fu Shan

**UPDATE (March 11, 2015): I discovered a "new", easy route to The Peak from Central/Admiralty via the Central Green Trail Distance: 5km Time: Around 1.5-2 hours There are many ways to hike to Victoria Peak, and the paths vary in length, steepness, roughness, popularity, etc. This has to be my favourite way to get up … Continue reading Easy to Medium Night Hike: Mid-Levels West/Hong Kong University to Victoria Peak via Pok Fu Lam/Lung Fu Shan