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2024 - Taipei Grand Trail “Experience Nature, Hike and Ride” Certification

2024Taipei Grand Trail 
Certification Event Description and Regulations 

I.Event Overview:

To further promote and publicize the Taipei Grand Trail, we are organizing a certification event. This is an invitation for you to join us in embracing the health benefits of hiking and walking.

II.Download the Event Route Map:https://reurl.cc/RO4ojg

III.Event Website:https://taipeigrandtrailen.gov.taipei/

IV.Event Duration: From March 1, 2024, to December 31, 2024. Prize redemption is available until January 15, 2025.

V.Event Tasks and Prize Redemption Details:

TaskDescriptionPrize
11.Participants utilizing the Hiking Note APP for the 2024 Taipei Grand Trail treasure hunt, who complete the collection of gems, and obtain a completion certificate.
2.Participants utilizing the Hiking Note APP for the 2024 Taipei Grand Trail treasure hunt, who complete the gem collection twice, and obtain a completion certificate.

Awards for Each Completion First Completion: Taipei Grand Trail Certificate, one towel, and one set of arm sleeves. Second Completion: Taipei Grand Trail Second Completion Certificate, one hiking cap (limited to 1,500 caps, available to the first 1,500 participants who complete the certification).

2For those without a smartphone or who choose not to use the Hiking Note APP to collect gems, an alternative task is available. Participants can take a photo with the 2024 gem signboards located at 16 designated spots. (This task can only be completed once and does not combine with the first task. Certificates and towels cannot be collected more than once.)Taipei Grand Trail Certificate and one towel.

1.Task One: Participants are asked to use the "Hiking Note APP" during the event period to collect all Taipei Grand Trail Gem Tracks. In case of system issues, please contact us via the Hiking Note FB fan page or send an email for inquiries. After completing the collection, submit your name, and the system will automatically issue a completion certificate and a serial number(see example) . By participating in this event, you agree to grant the Department of Geotechnical Engineering the right to use your data for promotional purposes without compensation.

2.Task Two: This task is designed for individuals without a smartphone or those who prefer not to use the Hiking Note APP. Participants need to take a photo with the 16 designated 2024 Gem signboards during the event period.

2.Task Two: This task is designed for individuals without a smartphone or those who prefer not to use the Hiking Note APP. Participants need to take a photo with the 16 designated 2024 Gem signboards during the event period.

Notes:

※Task One: Upon completing a gem collection segment, the same segment's unlimited collection feature will be unlocked.

※Task Two: The photo task can be completed only once, allowing for a single certificate and towel collection.

※For individuals completing both Task One (on their first completion) and Task Two, only the prizes for Task One will be awarded.

※The organizing body reserves the right to amend, change, interpret, or cancel this event at any time. Any changes will be announced on the website without further notice.

VI.Redemption Instructions:The window for prize redemption closes on January 15, 2025,no requests for redemption will be accepted beyond this deadline.Participants may redeem their prizes personally or appoint someone to do so on their behalf. To redeem, please bring along either a photograph proving completion or system-generated certification data, in addition to a form of identification for each participant (photocopies are permitted). Prize redemption is available at our offices on workdays from 08:30-12:30 and 13:30-17:30.For an efficient redemption process, we recommend completing all tasks you intend to participate in before visiting our offices to redeem your prizes in a single trip. Thank you for your understanding and cooperation.

RouteLocation 1Location 2
Task Two - Locations of Gem Signboards (Map)
Section IErzihping Trail Ecological Pond; Next to the Guide Sign at Liu An Hua MingEntrance to Mt. Zhongyi Trail
Section IIMt. Datun Aids to Navigation Station Viewing PlatformDinghu Calla Lily Trail (Walk about 800 meters towards the Happiness Bell Viewing Platform, following the direction sign at the tail end of the Shuiwei Baraka)
Section IIIMt. Qixing Main Peak Activity PillarCentral Trail in the Qingtiangang Grassland
Section IVBaishihu Suspension BridgeIn front of the Yuanjue Falls Guide Sign
Section VOld Place Viewing Platform Activity PillarOld Place Viewing Platform Activity Pillar
Section VIJiuwu Peak Activity PillarHorseshoe-shaped Viewing Platform
Section VIIThousand Steps Trail (next to Zhinan Pavilion)Camphor Tree Trail (close to Rainbow Cloud Pavilion)
Section VIIISection VIII - Shezidao Wetland Bicycle Trail (between the Interpretation Pavilion and the basketball court under Shezi Bridge)Machangding Memorial Park Airplane Display


Task (2): Take a photo with the gem signboards marked 2024 Taipei Grand Trail at 16 locations - Examples

Task (2): Take a photo with the gem signboards marked 2024 Taipei Grand Trail at 16 locations - Examples

2024 Taipei Grand Trail Gem Signboard Designs:Taipei Grand Trail Gem Signboard Designs:
Task (1): Complete the entire course using the Hiking Note APP and obtain a completion certificate - Examples
First Completion CertificationSecond Completion Certification
First Completion CertificationSecond Completion Certification


Download the Event Route MapEvent Website
LinkLink
Download the Event Route MapEvent Website

 

Download Links for “Hiking Note App”URL
AndroidIOS
LinkLink
Hiking Note AppAndroidHiking Note Appios ios
Prize Photos
Taipei Grand Trail Towel
Taipei Grand Trail Towel
Taipei Grand Trail Arm Sleeve
Taipei Grand Trail Arm Sleeve
Second Time Prize: One Hiking Cap (Limited to 1,500 caps, available to the first 1,500 participants who complete the certification)
Second Time Prize: One Hiking Cap
(Limited to 1,500 caps, available to the first 1,500 participants who complete the certification)

Taipei Grand Trail Routes

Route
Route
Trail DistanceTrail Time
Section1MRT Guandu Station → Mt. Zhongyi Trail Entrance (Maple and White Dew/Fontainebleu) → Guizikeng Woodblock Rubbing Pavilion → Qingtian Temple → Miantianping Pavilion → Erzihping Visitor Center
Approximately
13 km
7~8 hours
Section2Erzihping Visitor Center → Miantianping Pavilion → Mt. Datun West Peak → Mt. Datun South Peak → Mt. Datun Viewing Platform → Xiaoyoukeng Visitor CenterApproximately 12 km
(Cumulative 25 km)
6~7 hours
Section3Xiaoyoukeng Visitor Center → Mt. Qixing Main Peak → Mt. Qixing East Peak → Lengshuikeng Visitor Center → Qingtiangang Visitor Center → FengguizuiApproximately 13 km
(Cumulative 38 km)
7~8 hours
Section4Fengguizui → Shuangxigou Ancient Trail Entrance (Wanxi Mountain Area Road) → Bishan Road → Yuanjue Temple → Yuanjue Waterfall → Dagouxi Water Conservancy Park → MRT Dahu Park Station → (Take bus 620 or walk: Chenggong Road Section 5 → Kangning Road Section 3 → Nanhudaqiao → Jingmao 2nd Road → MRT Nangang Exhibition Center Station → Research Institute Road Section 2) → China University of Science and TechnologyApproximately 18 km
(Cumulative 56 km)
6~7 hours
Section5 Jiantan
Sub-section 
MRT Jiantan Station → The Old Place Viewing Platform → Mt. Wenjian Triangulation Point → Zheng Chenggong Temple Trail → Jinlong Industrial Road → Mt. Zhongyong Cross-Ridge Trail → Bishanyan
Approximately 12 km
(Cumulative 68 km)
6~7 hours
Section6China University of Science and Technology Trail Entrance → Mt. Jiuwu → Diaomi Old Temple → Zhongzheng Ridge Anlu Palace → World Villa [Heping East Road Section 4, Lane 66] → Mt. Jungong → Mt. Zhongpu → Fuyang Eco Park → MRT Linguang Station
Approximately 11 km
(Cumulative 79 km)
5~6 hours
Section7(MRT Linguang Station → Fuyang Eco Park) → World Villa [Heping East Road Section 4, Lane 66] → Heping East Road Section 4 → Wanshou Bridge → Zhinan Temple Bamboo Cypress Path → Zhinan Temple Green Light Platform → Dacheng Hall Trail → Tea Exhibition Center Trail → Maokong Gondola Maokong Station → Camphor Tree Trail Caiyun Pavilion → Dragon Trail Behind NCCU
Approximately 13 km
(Cumulative 92 km)
5~6 hours
Section8MRT Taipei Zoo Station → Wanshou Bridge → Guting Riverside Park → Machangding Memorial Park → Huajiang Wild Duck Nature Park → Dadaocheng Wharf → Fuan Riverside Park → Fuzhou Riverside Park → Shezidao Head Park → Shezi Bridge → Guandu Nature Park → MRT Guandu Station Extended Route: MRT Jiantan Station → Bailiang Right Bank Riverside Park → He Shuang No. 21 Riverside Park → Guandu Nature Park → MRT Guandu Station 
Approximately 38 km
(Cumulative 130 km)
Bicycle 4~5 hours