Lung Mun Country Trail
Country Trail

Trail Summary

5 km
2.5 hours
West New Territories
Overall Difficulty (3-Star Demanding)

Length (Rating 2-Star)

Duration (Rating 3-Star)

Gradient (Rating 2-Star)

Surface (Rating 3-Star)

Shading Level
(3 green leaves represent high shading level)

  • (Medium)

Overall Rating (5 hearts is the highest)

(Rating 2-Heart)

Every hike at Lung Mun Country Trail starts with "eating", as Yum Cha in the morning in Chuen Lung has been seen as ‘the launching ceremony’ here.  Situated around the mid slope of Tai Mo Shan, this Hakka village was originally populated by villagers of Longchuan County in Guangdong, who migrated south to Tsuen Wan in the early 15th century.  It is said that villagers called ‘Tai Mo Shan’ as such to commemorate a mountain of the same name in Longchuan County.  Leaving the Hakka village for the shady and primitive trail, hikers will pass three streams with cool running water, including Tai Yuen Stream, where there is an abundance of water, soothing hikers under the hot and blazing sun. After a distance of smooth trail, hikers will be welcomed with urban views of Tsuen Wan District, which is surrounded by Kam Shan and Tai Mo Shan, and with the sights of Ting Kau Bridge, which extends to the south west, and two straits that are crossed by Tsing Ma Bridge.  Hikers will arrive at Shing Mun Reservoir after finishing the last bit of downhill road.

Transportation Information

Start Point
Get off at the minibus terminus at Chuen Lung Village and walk about 30 minutes to reach the entrance.

Kowloon Motor Bus (KMB) routes - 51
Green Minibus routes - 80

End Point
Along Shing Mun Forest Road and take a 15 minutes walk to reach Pineapple Dam. Take the Green Minibus route no. 82 to Tsuen Wan, or continue the walk for 20 minutes to "Ho Fung College" Bus Stop at Wo Yi Hop Road and take public transport to leave.

Ho Fung College
KMB - 32, 36, 40X, 46P, 46X, 47X, 48X, 73X, 278X, N36, 40P, 46P, 47A, 234C, 273C, 273P, 278P
Green Minibus - 94, 312, 403, 403A, 403X, 94S (94S only runs on Sundays and public holidays. )

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

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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