Hong Kong’s ultimate wilderness camping experience

Exploring into the unknown – day one

 

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Kaleigh and I lead the way while Lisa takes this great shot from behind Josh.

 

 

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A couple hours later, we find the perfect piece of grassland to pitch our tents on.

 

 

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After setting up camp, Josh spots some overgrown cow-paths (forged by wild herds) which we head off to explore in the hopes of finding a beach.

 

 

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Kaleigh isn’t too impressed with the ‘beach sitch’.

 

 

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Getting to grips with my new toy. There’s rarely a need to fell trees, however, you’ll often need to chop dead wood down to fire size.

 

 

Two ladies around the campfire, one under a leanto shelter
With minimal shade from the low-lying trees and bushes, we improvised ourselves some shelter.

 

 

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Hong Kong really doesn’t have much land, so I always ensure to use old fire pits rather than scorching more grassland.

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A beautiful lady mixes drinks outdoor in front of a smouldering campfire
As sunsets, my beautiful lady Kaleigh sets herself up behind the camp bar.

 

 

Good company and refreshing cocktails make for the perfect end to our day.

 

 

Waking up to the wild – day 2

 

 

 

 

Two young campers shake dew from their tent in front of the early morning sun.
Rising early to beat the heat, we shake the dew from our tents before packing.

 

 

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On our way again.

 

 

A young backpacker looks horrified after finding a sign warning of pythons in the area.
Upon finding the main trail, we also spot this…

 

 

The team relaxing in our new site after another successful day hiking and exploring.

 

 

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“Looks like its gonna be an awesome sunset!”

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Settling in for the night.

 

 

Making a moove, stumblin’ upon paradise – day 3

 

 

The early bird catches the worm! Hence why I’m keenly birdwatching.

 

 

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Back from my early morning dip to discover a herd of cows have moved in.

 

 

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Our team of adventurers in deep cowtemplation over the issue.

 

 

moovin’ on home

 

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Not before a quick stop at our favorite beach…

 

 

For one of our favorite sports!

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That’s all for this camping photo journey!  The literary adventure continues with Searching for Solitude – an account of my solo kayak camp trip through Sai Kung.

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