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Trip 480: Sunset Hiking from Bakish to Baskinta


The Footprints Nature Club would like to invite you this Saturday 25 May 2019, to magnificent Sunset Hike on a trail in Matn Region, in a splendid area overlooking the sea, Beirut, and lots of other amazing sceneries:

Sunset Hiking from Bakish to Baskinta

As some of us will be fasting, our walk will be of an Easy to Medium levelWe will start our walk from Qanat Bakish, and end in Baskinta, at the tomb of the great poet Michael Neaime. The trail will be around 6 KMs that will take around 2 to 3 hours.

During our walk, we will pass through the famous Mountain of Sannine, Cedars of Bakish, and the Michael Neaime tomb.

We will have our iftar at sunset, so grab your bites with you, and don't forget your cameras…

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ندعوكم لمشاركتنا هذا السبت 25 أيار 2019، في رحلة في وقت الغروب على درب جديدة في واحدة من أجمل المناطق الطبيعية،  وتحديداً في:

مشي في الطبيعة وقت الغروب من باكيش الى بسكنتا

بما أن العديد سيكون صائماً خلال هذه الرحلة، الرحلة ستكون بمستوى سهل الى متوسط. سيبدأ المشي من قناة باكيش نزولاً الى ساحة الشاعر الكبير ميخائيل نعيمة في بلدة بسكنتا الجميلة. مسافة الرحلة حوالي 6 كلم.

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Must Have

A torch and 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 3:00 PM

We will start on Tuesday 25 May, 2010 at 03:00 PM.
The bus will move at 03:35 PM.
We will not stop on the way. We might be obliged to do some modifications to the plans as needed during the trips.
We will finish on Tuesday 25 May, 2010 at 11:00 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.