Yuen Tsuen Ancient Trail (元荃古道半程)

MODERATE 2 reviews

Yuen Tsuen Ancient Trail (元荃古道半程) is a 10.8 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near the city of Allway that features beautiful wild flowers and is rated as moderate. The trail offers a number of activity options and is accessible year-round.

10.8 miles 3498 feet Out & Back

birding

hiking

nature trips

trail running

walking

forest

views

wild flowers

wildlife

Yuen Tsuen Ancient Trail (Chinese: 元荃古道), also known as Yuen Tsuen Traditional Footpath, is a trail linking Yuen Long and Tsuen Wan in the New Territories of Hong Kong. The trail was the major trail for travelling between two major towns for villages trading their necessaries before the completion of Castle Peak Road. The trail routes along Tsuen Wan, Tsuen King Circuit, Ha Fa Shan, Shek Lung Kung, Sheung Tong, Tin Fu Tsai, Tai Lam Chung, Nam Hang Pai and Yuen Long.

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3 years ago

Did it today despite the bad weather. The trails are most of the time well built out/paved and can be as well run. There is only moderate elevation and only the first 1-2 km are a bit steeper. Very much enjoyed the trail and will do it again or a variation of it.