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black Lebanon Mountain Trail: Section 1

Trail

10.9 mile 17.6 kilometer point to point
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Elevation

Ascent: 3,141' 957 m
Descent: -557' -170 m
High: 4,512' 1,375 m
Low: 1,801' 549 m

Grade

Avg Grade: 6% (4°)
Max Grade: 35% (19°)

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This is the first section of the Lebanese Mountain Trail from El Qoubaiyat to Tashea.

Jimmy Yammine

Features Birding · Fall Colors · River/Creek · Spring · Views · Waterfall · Wildflowers · Wildlife · Commonly Backpacked

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It is recommended that you get additional information from the Lebanese Mountain Trail Association and their personnelas they are managing agency for this trail.

Description

This trail starts at the roundabout in the middle Qoubayat. From there it travels through the town and out following streams. After that, the trail goes through some back hills to a beautiful monastery and a starts a 10 km climb up to the town of Akar al Atika. From Akar, you are halfway there, but the harder half is over. From here, the trail begins to look more mountainous, and the trail becomes very enjoyable.

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