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  • Sunday Jul 12 2020 from 07:30 am until 07:30 pm
  • Jbaa, Chouf, Lebanon
  • Sports & Outdoor

Darb el Hajal with Born to Hike

Dear Born2hikers join us this Sunday born2hike will lead you to a new and exciting trail Darb el Hajal .

Darb el Hajal or Partridge Trail it’s a new trail in Jbaa village chouf district which located on the top of mount Barouk –Niha at an altitude of 1200 m and 59 Km away from Beirut .
The name originate from Canaanite word JBAA meaning Hil or Highland.

The trail begins from the entrance of the reserve(Its part of chouf reserve) at ain el chaashou3,going up to reach the top of the mountain going through perennial oak and juniper forests ,hence the name of the trail it overlooks the bekaa valley and Qaraoun lake and on the other side Niha Mristi and Jbaa.The trail passes through a plain that used the be planted with wheat under which lies the cave of Umm Sulaiman.

The trail will be a loop hike

Total distance: 14 to 15 kms
Total hiking duration: 5 hours
Max altitude 1850
Min altitude 1350
Level 6 moderate

*Meeting Point:
Alfa (Furn el Chebbak), under the bridge, near The City of Furniture in front of Sagesse University. We can pick up the hikers that live on our way.

*Departure: 7:30 AM SHARP!

*Breakfast stop on our way

*Required Materials:
- Hiking boots
- Backpack
- 2 liters of water
- Sunglasses
- Sunscreen
- Healthy snacks
- Hat

* Fees:
50.000 LBP (this amount includes transportation and guide ,entrance fees but does not include medical insurance)
For reservation call or send SMS specifying the number of participants and their full names to:
Issam Diab 03 28 78 38

Keep Hiking!

Born2hike team.
P.S: Thank you for NOT smoking during our trips!

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