Embark on 2024 with Sheshan New Year's Day mountain hike

en.sheshantravel.gov.cn| Updated: December 21, 2023

As the New Year rapidly approaches, it's time to bid farewell to the old and welcome in the new in a truly special way.

The 18th Sheshan New Year's Day Mountain Hiking event, scheduled for Jan 1 in East China's Sheshan National Forest Park, is your golden ticket to kick off 2024 with a refreshing outdoor experience and become a part of a cherished tradition in the region.


A sweeping view of East Sheshan Park in the Sheshan National Forest Park. [Photo/WeChat account: sheshanlvyoutopnews]

The hiking route promises to be both invigorating and picturesque, leading participants through Shetiankun Highway, Waiqingsong Highway, the South Gate and the challenging 368-step footpath up to Sheshan Mountain. Whether you're a seasoned hiker or a nature enthusiast, this trail offers the perfect blend of adventure and natural beauty.

Each hiker who conquers the heights will be awarded an exclusive 2024 Sheshan New Year's Day Mountain Hiking commemorative medal – a tangible reminder of your accomplishment and a coveted keepsake.


The custom-made medals for the finishers. [Photo/WeChat account: sheshanlvyoutopnews]

What's more, this year's event features a lively market that will display local culture and creative products. Dive into the festivities and you might just walk away with great prizes, including hotel stays and meal vouchers.

Event details:

Date: Jan 1

Location: East Sheshan Park, Sheshan National Forest Park

Address: No 4721 Shenzhuan Road, Songjiang district

How to join:

Registration is open now! Simply scan the QR code below and you're in. But act fast – registration closes on Dec 24 at 10:00 am. Hours and spaces are limited.


Don't miss out on the opportunity to start the New Year on a high note, surrounded by nature, culture and the thrill of adventure. See you at the summit!


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