We welcome any data or content additions to peaks, routes, or informational articles. GPX routes and recommended itineraries are especially useful.
Peaks of Taiwan
A guide to Taiwan's high mountains
Detailed planning information
Dozens of routes cover Taiwan's high mountains, ranging from day hikes to 10-day treks. These guides contain detailed information about popular hikes including maps, permit information, campground and cabin details, as well as recommended itineraries.See all routes
The 100 peaks
Completing the 100 peaks of Taiwan is the ultimate hiking challenge. Browse peaks organized by difficulty, route, cabin access, and more.See all peaks
Hiking Taiwan's mountains legally and safely
About this site
A community resource
Peaks of Taiwan was created in 2020 by Ben Homnick with the goal of becoming an authoritative source of information for English-speaking hikers wishing to explore Taiwan's high mountains. We hope to improve access and safety awareness so more hikers can confidently enjoy Taiwan's natural beauty. This site will always be open-source, community-supported and free to access.
Peaks of Taiwan welcomes contributions from anyone. If you'd like to contribute please choose a section below or contact us.
Data and Content
Any high-quality photographs of routes or peaks are welcome. Creators will receive attribution for their work. Photographs can be submitted here.
This project is open source and available on GitHub at https://github.com/bhomnick/taiwanpeaks. Please see contribution instructions there.