Climbing In Korea
Are you ready for walking in a winter wonderland? How about walking in a winter wonderISLAND?
Crisp snow crunches under your feet as you walk the beautiful trails through the snow covered trees on this magical island surrounded by calm icy waters.
Wrapped in your scarf, hat and warm snug winter clothes, you exhale small clouds of winter breath into the air as you walk and chat with your hiking companions taking in the tranquil scenery around you.
How do we get to this magical winter wonderisland you ask? Won't Santa be busy delivering his Christmas presents and so his sleigh and reindeer will be unavailable to take us on the day? Cheer up! we will be taking a fun and exciting ferry ride carving through the sheets of ice on the river surface as we navigate our way to our destination.
To complete this wonderful day, we will enjoy Chuncheon's finest culinary offerings and eat the delicious and famed Chuncheon Dakgalbi together in one of the many fine restaurants in the area.
Make it a magical ending to the 2016 year by joining us on this wonderful trip!
If you like taking a walk as much as we do, you will fall in love with the beautiful, snowy Nami Island. On Saturday, December 24th we will go on a fun and short walk on Nami Island in Chuncheon. The ferry will take you to Nami island. Although the ferry ride is a short journey(10min) to Nami island, you are going to enjoy unique experience your ferry ride with men made river.
This will be an easy walk that should take around 3-4 hours. Don’t miss this excellent opportunity to spend a fantastic day with friends, both new and old, as you walk around this wonderful Island and take in the breath-taking scenery.
Where to meet-Gapyeong stnon Gyungchun line,exit 1(outside).
Date and Time: December 24th, Saturday at 11:15am (Once at Gapyeong Station, we will be taking a city bus OR on foot)
What to bring : Appropriate footwear, Clothing appropriate for the weather, Packed lunch / Snacks, Plenty of water and etc.
Fee: No expenses but you should bring 10,000won in cash for the round trip ferry ticket and entrance fee. Also, bring extra cash if you would like to join us for dinner afterwards.
A few Notes:
1. Be extra careful while hiking. As you know, CIK is always a big group so we will need to help each other and stick together. This means slowing down for some and speeding up for some. If we help each other, it will be an awesome day.
2. Since CIK will not be held responsible for any injuries that may occur on any hiking trip, we highly recommend that you have your own personal form of medical insurance prior to attending all outings.
3. Listen carefully to the organizers and do not go ahead or fall behind the group while hiking.
4. Hiking schedule and time might change according to weather, traffic, and etc. Please be flexible; we are all here to have a good time.
LIABILITY : While CIK is very considerate of the needs of its members, we cannot be held responsible for a hikers possessions, health, and/or safety.
Hope to see ya there.
Gyeonggido - Korea (South)
Saturday, December 24 at 11:15 AM