Hiking Xiaoyoukeng and Mount Qixing in Yangmingshan National Park

Taipei, Taiwan

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  • Start or End: I took the 260 shuttle bus from Taipei Main Station (Google Map Directions) to the Yangmingshan Bus Station (Google Map Directions) and then took the 108 minibus to the Bailaka Highway Entrance bus stop (Google Map Directions). I finished at the Yangmingshan Bus Station (Google Map Directions).
  • Length: 8.8km (5.5mi) in about 5hr
  • Grade: High Medium to Hard. Very well serviced paths with some slippery rocks/stairs when wet and misty. Only walk in good conditions as the route is very exposed, especially at Mount Qixing.
  • Date Walked: 29th of November 2019

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A steamy hike amongst the fumaroles of Xiaoyoukeng then to the misty heights of Mount Qixing.

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