Four young Hong Kong women have found the motivation to swap their heels for hiking boots in preparation for next Friday's Oxfam Trailwalker. They did it by setting themselves ambitious fundraising targets.Tuesday, 6 November, 2012, 6:28pm
He is the only man in the world to have won all four Desert Races, each a gruelling 250 kilometres. Yesterday, Ryan Sandes added Hong Kong to the growing list of countries he has conquered after finishing the Vibram Hong Kong 100 (kilometres) in a record-breaking time.19 Feb 2012 - 12:00am
Present policies will not deter mountain bikes from using paths
Your well-researched story about mountain biking ('Olympic Trail ban puts bike riders in a spin', March 6), suggests that the Agriculture, Fisheries and Conservation Department prioritises conservation.13 Mar 2011 - 12:00am
The People's Liberation Army made it back-to-back titles in the 2010 Oxfam Trailwalker last night in a time of 11 hours 59 minutes and three seconds. The PLA's second string finished runners-up in 12 hours 31 minutes 48 seconds, with Salomon Bonaqua Racing coming in third after 12 hours 39 minutes and three seconds.20 Nov 2010 - 12:00am
Guided tours of the MacLehose Trail will be available free every Saturday this month, as part of the Tourism Board's 'great outdoors Hong Kong' campaign. Tourists can join hikes at the board's visitor centres, but residents will have to sign up through travel agent Explore More, contactable on 3575 9239. The tours are expected to attract groups from South Korea and Taiwan.1 Oct 2009 - 12:00am
Walking backwards may have fitness benefits, but a 53-year-old woman found out yesterday it also carries health risks - she fell into a ditch while exercising in Tai Lam Country Park.
The morning walker, surnamed Ma, went alone up a hill opposite Chi Lok Fa Yuen in Tuen Mun after taking her grandson to school.11 Feb 2009 - 12:00am
An man collapsed while hiking in Sai Kung East Country Park and later died in hospital yesterday. The 69-year-old man, surnamed Wong, was hiking with more than 10 friends along the MacLehose Trail in the country park. They reached Long Ke at 12.17pm when he complained of feeling unwell.26 Nov 2008 - 12:00am
Country park marked for landfill15 Nov 2008 - 12:00am
It was a fine morning, still not 11am, but already a party was in full swing at the Perowne Barracks in Tuen Mun yesterday, where the competitors in the 26th Oxfam Trailwalker had just finished.11 Nov 2007 - 12:00am
If you have already run out of things to do with your summer holidays, why not try hiking?
A new book published by Friends of the Country Parks and the Scout Association of Hong Kong is a user-friendly guide that plots the routes of some of Hong Kong's most popular walks.19 Jul 2006 - 12:00am
The MacLehose Trail is perhaps the most famous of all the trails and attracts many hikers. The trail is divided into 10 stages.19 Aug 2005 - 12:00am