Lion Rock hike

For the first day of year of Monkey we planned hiking next part of Wilson trail. The weather was perfect for a walk. Clear, blue sky, pleasant temperature. When we got outside Wong Tai Sin MTR, looked up and could see beautiful Lion Rock. Seeing this view we immediately changed our plans.

It was a tiring but great hike. I couldn’t stop taking photos. panoramic views of Kowloon and Hong Kong Island were breathtaking. It is quiet steep climb but not long and very rewarding.

Lion RockStart of the hike at the Sha Tin Pass Road., pass the Fat Jong Temple.

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Lion Rock-3Kowloon.

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Lion Rock-6Looking up.

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Lion Rock-10Steep stairs up.

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Lion Rock-14Lion Rock 495m.

Lion Rock-16Loving the view.

Lion RockPerfect spot for hot coffee and homemade carrot cake. Also a spot where I got my lovely and painful sunburn.

Lion Rock-18With Jackie.

Lion Rock-19Looking back to our coffee spot.

Lion Rock-20There is more to explore.

Lion Rock-21Spectacular views.

Lion Rock-22Brave hiker.

Lion Rock-23Steep climb down.

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Lion Rock-3Easy end of our walk.

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