|Tai Lo Shan - Tai Po Road|
|9 km - 3 hours - Level of difficulty: moderate|
|Ascent: 482 m - Descent: 689 m (to Wong Tai Sin MTR) - Highest Point: 428 m|
As it is an hour's
walk to reach Tai Lo Shan (Tate's Pass), the entrance of MacLehose Stage
5, it is easier to start at Tai Po Road and walk the trail in the
It is possible to see many troops of monkeys, Rhesus macaques, along the forests tracks, especially at the beginning of the trail. Be careful, do not touch them and do not feed them! They are not cute pets, they are aggressive!
Allow 45 minutes travel time from Central to the starting point and 30 minutes for your return journey.
Shing Mun Country Park Visitor Centre: 2489 1362