Hiking the 15km Xiaoxueshan National Trail (小雪山國家步道)

Hiking the 15km Xiaoxueshan National Trail (小雪山國家步道) in Daxueshan National Forest is something all outdoor adventurers visiting Taiwan should do.

Difficult to get to, this linear thru hike rewards those that make the effort.

6 Unique Ecological Wonders of Taipingshan National Forest / 太平山六大生態奇觀

Taipingshan National Forest (太平山國家森林遊樂區) wasn’t always a picturesque and well-maintained protected area and its troubled past provides a significant contribution to the cultural fabric of the region and country. There’s more to it than that though. It also boasts a unique ecological makeup that has evolved with a cool climate, coastal weather patterns and high elevation. The area is an ecological enchantment that offers visitors a chance to experience geothermal activities, primary and secondary forests, high-mountain lakes and other natural attractions.

太平山並不總是風景如畫且自然水土保持良好,太平山有著動蕩的歷史和過去,為太平山地區和台灣的文化做出了重大貢獻。不僅如此,太平山還擁有獨特的生態構成,隨著涼爽的氣候、沿海天氣模式和高海拔而演變。因此我們認為太平山是一座具有極大生態魅力的園區,讓遊客有機會體驗地熱活動、原始和次生森林、高山湖泊和其他自然景觀。

Introducing The Caoling Historic Trail / 草嶺古道介紹

One trail that offers a unique perspective as well as delivers absolutely stunning views is the famous Caoling Historic Trail. While a very popular trail in northern Taiwan, day trippers and hikers in Taiwan seek out this trail that stretches Yilan County on the east coast of Taiwan and New Taipei City.

草嶺古道不只提供獨特視角以及壯麗的景色,更有著濃厚的歷史色彩,許多台灣的一日遊旅客和健行愛好者都會來這條從新北市一路延伸到宜蘭縣的步道朝聖。

Hiking in Taiwan: More than Trails in Xitou / 溪頭,不只是森林遊樂區

Hiking in Taiwan – The only guide you’ll need to explore the best of Xitou Nature Education Area.

讓Parkbus Taiwan來告訴大家作爲台灣大學實驗林的溪頭國家森林遊樂區究竟有哪些值得探索的地方。

Experts predict “Northern Lights” visible from Taipei’s Yangmingshan National Park in April

A report released by a panel of atmospheric scientists from Taiwan’s prestigious research institute have identified a moderate chance that Aurora Borealis will be visible from areas surrounding Yangmingshan National Forest in Taipei, Taiwan. This will be the first time ever that this natural wonder, commonly known as “Northern Lights”, will be seen from such a low latitude.

我國著名的研究機構近期發布一項最新的天文研究報告,研究指出近期內我們將有機會在位於台北市的陽明山國家公園周邊地區用肉眼看到極光,這將是有史以來第一次人們可以從如此低的緯度看到這個自然奇觀。

5 Tactics You Need to Know to find Pangolins in Taiwan / 在台灣找到穿山甲的五大訣竅

Spotting a Taiwanese Pangolin is rare and life changing. Simply seeing one in the wild can change one’s stance on conservation and environmental stewardship.

一般來說在台灣是很難發現這種穿山甲,但若你真的很幸運發現他們,那將會是永生難忘的經驗。另一方面,我們也認為野生動物的觀賞能夠改變人們對保護和環境管理的立場。

Introducing Hehuanshan / 合歡山介紹

Due to its unique position, Hehuanshan is a gorgeous location to hike the high mountains, camp, and view some of Taiwan’s history. There was once an operating ski lift on the East Peak, which the remnants are still visible.

其中由於合歡山獨特的位置讓他變成高山健行、露營和了解台灣歷史的絕佳地點,其中合歡山東峰甚至曾經有一個正在運行的滑雪纜車,現在仍然可以看到遺跡。

Introducing Dakeng Hiking Trails – 大坑登山步道介紹

Hiking in Taiwan – If you have not been to the Dakeng Scenic Area in Taichung, you are in for some of the most unique trails you’ve ever hiked on! The Dakeng Hiking Trails are one of Taichung’s more popular areas, due to the vast network of trails, which are elevated wooden logs, and the scenery, which you’ve most likely seen on social media! There are 10 trails, and they are named Dakeng Trail #1 – #10. The first five trails are further out of the city, and more difficult and fun, with great views of Taichung and the surrounding mountains.

如果你還沒有去過位於台中的大坑風景區,代表你還沒去過中台灣最知名的自然景區之一!大坑登山步道是台中最受歡迎的地區之一,因為步道網龐大,而且幾乎都是高架的原木,以及你最有可能在社交媒體上看到的網美風景照片背景!

Paoma Historic Trail – 跑馬古道

Hiking in Taiwan – The Paoma Historic Trail is the southern section of the much longer Tamshui-Kavalan Historic Trail in Northern Taiwan. This hiking route was used extensively during the Qing Dynasty period for those trading and traveling throughout the region.

Fushan Botanical Gardens – 福山植物園

Fushan Botanical Gardens is located along the border of Yilan County and New Taipei City. In fact, this remote destination and unique ecological site is located in New Taipei City, but is only accessble from Yilan. This site is paradise and a perfect destination for anyone interested in local ecology, spotting local bird and wildlifeContinue reading “Fushan Botanical Gardens – 福山植物園”