Coastal Cycling: Fengzhimen Bikeway in New Taipei City

Fengzhimen Bikeway is an easy scenic ride that runs all the way from Qianshuiwan past Linsanbi and on to Baishawan.

The scenic route links Sanzhi and Shimen and passes by temples and natural attractions, including the fantastic algal reefs and tidal flats of Linshanbi and the white sand beach of Baishawan.

#018: Tianshangshan (天上山)

Tianshangshan (天上山) is listed at #018 of the Xiao Bai Yue (小百岳). Located in Tucheng District (土城區) in New Taipei City (新北市), Tianshangshan, aka Emperor Mountain, is a fun, yet pretty developed area for a hike. There are lots of spots that offer some great views and is a very popular area during the Tung Flower blooming season between April and May.

#017: Ergeshan (二格山)

Ergeshan (二格山) is listed at #017 of the Xiao Bai Yue (小百岳). Located in Wenshan District (文山區) in Taipei City (台北市), Ergeshan is a fantastic urban mountain hike that offers nearly 360 degrees views of Taipei City and the surrounding mountain areas. 

#016 – Nanshijiaoshan (南勢角山)

Nanshijiaoshan (南勢角山) is listed at #016 of the Xiao Bai Yue (小百岳) and is located in New Taipei City (新北市),

With an elevation of 302 meters, Nanshijiaoshan is a short but steep hike up a mountain side that is dotted with various temples. So it’s not only only hikers that frequent this area, but also believers making pilgrimages to the areas shrines and holy places. It’s an animated area making it a short, but fun hike that has a bit of a cultural flair to it.

#015: Dadongshan (大棟山)

Dadongshan (大棟山) is listed at #015 of the Xiao Bai Yue (小百岳) and is located in Taoyuan (桃園市),

While this trail is slighly longer in distance than other Xiao Bai Yue, it is really a great trail hike accessible from public transit in Taiwan.

#013: Nangang Mountain / 南港山

Nangangshan (南港山) is listed at #013 of the Xiao Bai Yue (小百岳). Located in Nangang District (南港區) in Taipei City (台北市), Nangang Mountain is very accessible from public transportation and is only a 5 minute walk from an Xiangshan MRT Station.

#012 – Xizhi Dajianshan (汐止大尖山)

Xizhi Dajianshan (汐止大尖山) is listed at #012 of the Xiao Bai Yue (小百岳). Located in Xizhi District (汐止區) in New Taipei City (新北市), Dajianshan is only 460m and offers great views of to the peak at 460m, you can rest and enjoy amazing views of the surrounding area, including Neihu and Taipei 101.

#011 – Jiangziliaoshan (姜子寮山)

Jiangziliaoshan (姜子寮山) is listed at #011 of the Xiao Bai Yue (小百岳). Located in Qide District (七堵區) in Keelung City, (基隆市), Jiangziliaoshan is located less than 1 hour from Taipei Main Station. This is Xiao Bai Yue 小百岳 is located along the north coast of Taiwan.

#010 – Wufenshan (五分山)

Wufenshan (五分山) is one of Taiwan’s top 100 suburban hiking trails called Xiao Bai Yue (小百岳).

This hike isn’t too challenging but does require hikers to have moderate levels of fitness.

This is a perfect day trip from Taipei and surrounding areas.