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Trip 478: Hiking in Nahr El-Jouz


In the Spring season, the rivers are running wild, prepare yourselves for our splendid Spring trips...

Another amazing hiking trip in the amazing Spring Season, with the Footprints Nature Club will be waiting for us on Sunday 28 April 2019 that will be:

Hiking near Al-Jouz River, Photoshooting Kfarhilda Waterfall - Batroun

The hike will start from the village of Rachkida and hike down to walk along the Nahr El-Jouz (Nuts River) all the way to the village of Kaftoun. The river is now in its best condition; this will ensure amazing views all over our walk.

The walk is great for all levels as there will be no uphils during the walk.

Our walk will be of an Easy to Medium level (6 to 7/10 – 9.5 KMs – 4 hours).

And to make the trip very special, we will go by bus when we finish to have a photoshooting walk to the biggest waterfalls in Lebanon:

The Kfarhilda Waterfall

Don't forget to download our mobile app by clicking here for Google Play or App Store, or simply search for: "Footprints Nature Club"...

 

 

في فصل الربيع، طبيعة لبنان الرائعة بانتظارنا لنتمتع بجمالها وجمال أنهارها وأشجارها وينابيعها. جهزوا أنفسكم جيداً لرحلاتنا الرائعة خلال هذا الموسم...

رحلتنا لهذا الأحد 28 نيسان 2019، ستكون في أحد الوديان الرائعة في قضاء البترون وتحديداً:

مشي في الطبيعة على ضفاف نهر الجوز، وزيارة شلالات كفرحلدا - البترون

رحلتنا ستبدأ من بلدة راشكيدا نزولاً بإتجاه وادي نهر الجوز. نكمل المسير بالقرب من النهر انتهاء بقرية كفتون. في هذه الفترة من السنة يكون النهر في أجمل حالاته مما سيمكننا من الإستمتاع بالمناظر الخلابة للنهر والوادي.

المستوى العام للرحلة هو سهل إلى متوسط بمسافة حوالي 9.5 كلم ووقت حوالي الأربع ساعات.

بعد الإنتهاء من المشي، سنتوجه بالباص لنستمتع بأكبر شلالات في لبنان:

شلالات كفرحلدا

You can also reserve from your mobile app

Must Have

The normal hiking gear that you can find on our website in the page "How to Prepare?".

Your personal insurance.

Cost Fees

Trip cost 35,000 L.L., includes:

  • Transportation from and back to Beirut
  • Cost of the guides

Gathering Place & Time

Our gathering will be at the traffic lights on the crossroad of the General Security building الأمن العام and El-Mathaf المتحف region in Beirut. You can park in the parking nearby starting 7 AM...

We will start on Sunday 28 Apr, 2019 at 07:00 AM.
The bus will move at 07:35 AM.
We will stop for breakfast on the way. We might be obliged to do some modifications to the plans as needed during the trips.
We will finish on Sunday 28 Apr, 2019 at 06:00 PM.

Hikers' Tips
  • 01

    Be Kind to Yourself

    KNOW YOUR ABILITIES; CHOOSE AN APPROPRIATE HIKE.

  • 02

    Be a Lightweight

    THE LESS YOU CARRY, THE MORE ENJOYABLE THE HIKE.

  • 03

    Avoid Huffing and Puffing

    IF YOU CAN TALK WHILE YOU ARE WALKING, YOU ARE WALKING THE PERFECT SPEED.

  • 04

    Take a Break

    TAKE A TEN MINUTE BREAK AT LEAST ONCE EVERY HOUR.

  • 05

    No Food, No Fuel, No Fun

    DRINK FREQUENTLY AND EAT OFTEN.