High Junk Peak

Safety Risk 65%
Sunburn 70%





High Junk Peak is located in the Clear Water Bay Peninsula, at a height of 344m. It is one of the three treacherous peaks in Hong Kong, the other two sharp summits of Hong Kong are ‘Sharp Peak’ and ‘Castle Peak’. It is called ‘High Junk Peak’ because it is literally ‘fisherman’ in Chinese and it looks like a kingfisher. 
Activities[Hiking]、[Sunrise Viewing]
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Other Routes
Starting Pt.30 min40 min35 min30 min20 min
Ng Fai Tinpin-png-2424Sheung Yeung Shanpin-png-2424Miu Tsai Tun1471007774_Red_flagsHigh Junk Peakpin-png-2424Ha Shan TukClearwater Bay 2nd Beach
1471009312_map Distance5.5 km
1471007853_Alarm Duration2 hr 35 min
1471007737_Food SupplyNone
1471007878_Revert Exit / BranchYou can skip High Junk Peak, or start at Sheung Sze Wan for shorter route.
1439817821_Aquicon-Basecamp Highest Pt.High Junk Peak (344 m)
1471010186_Problem DifficultyLevel 6 [Standard]

Ng Fai Tin / Clearwater Bay 2nd Beach

TransportRouteGet off / Get on atRemarks
Bus No. 91Diamond Hill Station ⇔ Clearwater Bay Second Beach

Ng Fai Tin / Clearwater Bay 2nd Beach

(Bus terminal)

Minibus No. 103MTseung Kwan O Station ⇔ Clearwater Bay Second Beach

Ng Fai Tin / Clearwater Bay 2nd Beach

(Bus terminal)

Minibus No. 16Po Lam Station ⇔ Po Toi O

Ng Fai Tin / Clearwater Bay 2nd Beach

(Bus terminal)


Tai Miu Au

  • Walk to Po Toi O Village, then get on minibus No. 16 going to Po Lam Station.

In High Junk Peak Country Trail, there are four entrances/exits, respectively Ng Fai Tin, Sheung Sze Wan, Clearwater Bay Second Beach and Tai Miu Au. Hikers may choose their routes as desired.

The hiking trail to High Junk Peak is with loose garvel, which requires some clambering; it is recommended for experienced hikers only.

There is an alternate route to High Junk Peak. For details, please refer to our route for 【田下山 Tin Ha Shan】.

Total distance: 5.53 km
Max elevation: 307 m
Min elevation: 47 m
Total climbing: 245 m
Total descent: -340 m

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