Ma On Shan Family Walk
Family Walk

Trail Summary

Length
0.44 km
Duration
0.25 hours
Region
Central New Territories
Overall Difficulty (1-Star Easy)

Length (Rating 1-Star)

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Gradient (Rating 1-Star)

Surface (Rating 2-Star)

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Ma On Shan Family Walk is located on the hillside of Ma On Shan, Hong Kong’s fourth tallest peak at an elevation of 702 metres. The family walk starts and ends inside the large barbecue site, making it an ideal place to have a barbecue, relax and exercise, and get to know of the other side of our city at weekends. The walk has one viewing point that command breathtaking vistas extending from Ma On Shan New Town, which was developed in the 1980s, to Tolo Harbour and the Chinese University of Hong Kong, which is located on a mountain as well as views of Ma On Shan Country Park and Shing Mun River in Sha Tin New Town. Other highlights along the trail include Ma On Shan Mine, whose traces still remain in the woodlands, and Grace Youth Camp inside Ma On Shan Village. Formerly Yan Kwong Lutheran Church and a village school complex before the revitalisation project, Grace Youth Camp is a Grade III historical building and allows visitors to explore the mining times a century ago.


Transportation Information

Start Point
Take public transport to Hang On Estate or Yiu On Estate. Then walk uphill along Ma On Shan Tsuen Road (near the roundabout of Ma On Shan Road) for 30 minutes to reach Ma On Shan Barbecue Site.

Kowloon Moter Bus (KMB) routes - 40X, 43X, 81C, 85K, 85M, 86K, 87D, 87K, 89C, 89D and 99
Kowloon Motor Bus (KMB) and New World First Bus (NWFB) Joint-Operated routes - 680 and 681
New World First Bus (NWFB) route - 682
Village minibus route - NR84 (MOSTown or Yiu On Estate in Ma On Shan to Ma On Shan Country Park Stop.)


End Point
Same as Start Point.

The transportation information provided in this website is for reference only. Please check the updated transportation information from the websites of Transport Department and relevant transport utilities before setting off.

Hong Kong eTransport web page
https://www.hkemobility.gov.hk/

Route Map

The below map showing the route and the scenic spots along the hiking trail.
For details, please refer to the transportation information above and photos captions text below.

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