Buffalo Hills (黃牛山,水牛山)

18 Oct 2009

NT East

Trip Description

It is a fair easy route, yet some parts of route immersed in long grass. The route covers two bullalo hills: West Bullalo Hill(黃牛山) and Buffalo Hill(水牛山). The view is very good in a clear day. Most of route is on mountain ridge, in windless summer time, it can be killing-hot.

Location 1

Altitude : 40M

Description : We started from bus terminus. There are bus and min-bus bring you from Shatin New Town Plaza to this bus terminus. Walk up the stars and follow the pavement.

Location 2

Altitude : 485M

Description : Wow, we are on the windy ridge.

Location 3

Altitude : 525M

Description : Grass are not short here but the vegetation is tender. Combining with gentle autumn breeze, it is a very good picture.

Location 4

Altitude : 606M

Description : Simon is on the top of Buffalo Hill(水牛山) measuring wind speed.

Location 5

Altitude : 560M

Description : We are now leaving West Bullalo Hill(黃牛山). It is rather steep, becareful.