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Chengde Qingchui Mountain (Hammer Rock)

Chengde Qingchui Mountain National Forest Park, Shuangqiao District, Chengde 067000, China
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Not sure it's worth the price

We took the cable car up expecting to see the hammer rock from close. However once on top they ask... read more

Reviewed 15 May 2017
Swannie74
via mobile
Easter hike

The Sledgehammer peak, can be seen from most part of the city and we just wanted to challenge... read more

Reviewed 17 April 2017
iristaletta
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Beijing, China
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Chengde Qingchui Mountain National Forest Park, Shuangqiao District, Chengde 067000, China
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Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

We took the cable car up expecting to see the hammer rock from close. However once on top they ask 50yuans more to access to the rock + Pule Temple and the walk back in. You can't see the rock once you're up, it's hidden...More

Thank Swannie74
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

The Sledgehammer peak, can be seen from most part of the city and we just wanted to challenge ourselves with an hike. The taxi driver let us off by the cable car entrance, it was 50 one way and 80 for both ways. However we...More

Thank iristaletta
Reviewed 1 March 2017

We took the chairlift to the top and wondered around the rock. As there was not many people it was very enjoyable with a nice view over chengde and the temple below

Thank Thomas G
Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

A slightly strenuous hike at times, but the views of the surrounding city are worth it. We walked down instead of taking the cable car and it took quite a while and was through countryside neighborhoods but a fun walk down.

Thank MichaelJamesCole
Reviewed 14 December 2015

If the ski lift is closed, as it was when I visited, don't let this put you off! A hike from Puling Si (Puling Temple) to Hammer Rock, and then back down the path near the chairlift to Anyuan Temple will take around two hours....More

2  Thank YorkHiker
Reviewed 22 September 2015 via mobile

Supposedly 42mins to ascend and descend according to the tour guide. But we took about 2 hours to complete the hike including taking stops to take photos. The thumb of God looked amazing from far at different angles. The hike was quite a challenge as...More

Thank Pearl O
Reviewed 30 May 2014

April 30, 2014 Our group included my wife and I, our 2+ year old daughter; and my brother-in-law and sister-in-law and their 1.5 year old son. We arrived in the morning, it was just starting to get warm. There were the normal vendors on the...More

1  Thank CurtisKansas
Reviewed 26 April 2014 via mobile

Visited the Qingchuifeng (Sledge Hammer Peak). It was really nice and the cable ride up was really scenic esp in spring when flowers are in bloom. The scenic area is well maintained and the hike up to the Sledge Hammer Peak ("SHP")is quite steep. Best...More

2  Thank mosto
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