7 Heroes of Guguan-Mt. Malun #2 馬崙山

by Robert Minor

The 7 Heroes of Guguan are 7 mountains in the Guguan area outside of Taichung City. Mt. Malun is the 2nd highest of the seven peaks and is ranked as #2. The hiking trails of these mountains are through beautiful old growth forest. Although all can be hiked in a half day, the mountains can be steep and challenging at some parts.

Mt. Ma Lun

Height: 2,305  Meters
Distance:7 km (1 way)
Time Roundtrip: 6-8 hours
Altitude Gain: 1,255 Meters


Getting to Mt. Malun


Look Out For the Mt. Malun Sign


Bear Left Here


Park your car on the left side


Turnaround Car Here & Gate to Trailhead




Mt. Malun Trailhead


Mt. Malun Sign At Trailhead


The Hike Begins


Trail and Distance Signs


Well groomed trail


Half way point pavilion


Some stairs


Keep left


Beautiful Forest


Mt. Ma Lun Peak


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