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Twisk Campsite
Campsites No.: 25
Location: Twisk, Tai Lam Country Park
Tent space: 10
Accessibility: Easy; for beginners
Introduction: Situated inside Tai Lam Country Park, it is close to the Twisk Country Park Management Centre. The tranquil campsite is surrounded by lush shrubbery. You can overlook panoramic view of Tsuen Wan, Tsing Yi and Ma Wan.
Facilities: Barbeque pits, benches and tables, drains.
Hygienic facilities: Dry toilet pits and mobile toilets
Source of water: Tap
Highlights: Tai Mo Shan: It is the highest peak in Hong Kong, with an altitude of 957 m. It is also known as "Big Mist Mountain" owing to the mists that frequently envelope the peak. The weather radar on top of the mountain is the latest global radar system. Equipped with state-of-the-art hardware and software, it is capable of determining rainfall intensity, tropical cyclone position and strength as well as displaying cyclone structure and surroundings detail in three dimension scale.
Country trails: Twisk Nature Trail
Ngau Liu Orienteering Trim Course
Starting point of McLehose Trail -- Stage 9
How to get there: Take Bus 51( Kam Tin-bound) from Nina Tower or the bus stop atop of Tsuen Wan MTR station. Get off at Tai Mo Shan Country Park and walk for 5 minutes.
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Last Review Date : 28 August 2013