Tag: Jiankou

The Wall of Jiankou

Last week I summited Longs Peak in Rocky Mountain National Park. It was difficult, to say the least. I couldn’t…

A Broken Wall Sunset

I meant to post this last Friday as a welcome to the Chinese New Year… the year of the dog….

Ancient Path into the Unknown

¬†When Jennifer and I went to China our top priority was to see The Great Wall in its restored state…

Great Wall Sunrise

Today is the Chinese New Year and what better way to celebrate than to post one of my favorite photos…

Zhengbeilou View

This is the view from the Zhengbeilou Tower on The Great Wall. It is considered by many to be the…

Terrifying Trek – The Great Wall Unrestored

At times, Jake and I had a few choice words for The Great Wall, and rightly so. This picture captures…

The view of the Jiankou section of the Great Wall from Zhengebeilou Tower

Jiankou to Mutianyu – The Great Wall of China, Part 3

If you are just joining us on this journey of hiking from Jiankou to Mutianyu, you can catch up on…

Jiankou – The Most Beautiful and Dangerous Unrestored Section of The Great Wall, Part 2

Today we continue our Jiankou adventure along The Great Wall of China. If you missed Part 1, click here to catch…