Bkassine is now on the LMT!
#Bkassine Municipality and the LMTA invite you to the inauguration of the Bkassine side trail.
Join us to hike the new Side Trail on Saturday, December 02, 2017 at 09:00 a.m, at the starting points listed below.
2 hikes are organized:
1- Jezzine Spring to Bkassine Main Square - challenging level - 15km - 433m total ascent - 615m total descent- 4.5 hrs
2- Niha Fort to Bkassine Main Square - very difficult level- 7.3km - 298m total ascent- 678m total descent - 4 hrs
PS: HIKING LEVEL IS NOT FOR BEGINNERS - please make sure you're physically fit for both hikes.
Transportation from LMTA office in Baabda to Bkassine is provided by the municipality of Bkassine.
Bus leaves the LMTA office at 7:00 AM.
To confirm your presence, kindly RSVP by 30 November, 2017 16:00 p.m. at the latest by calling the LMTA office: 05-955 302/3
Or email: firstname.lastname@example.org
The Bkassine Side Trail was developed by the Lebanon Mountain Trail Association and the Bkassine Municipality, thanks to funds from USAID Lebanon under the The Lebanon Industry Value Chain Development - LIVCD Project, in collaboration with the Shouf Biosphere Reserve and the Jezzine Municipality / بلدية جزين - عين مجدلين.
Lower Left: Christian Akhrass
Upper Left and Right: Samer Harfouche
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