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Samar Trail

A great hike for beginners and those looking to get back into hiking.

  • 250 UAE dirhams
  • Jebel Jais

Service Description

This is the perfect trail hike if you are relatively new to hiking or if you have had some time away from hiking around the mountains. The trail makes it a little easier for you traverse and ascend through the rocky mountain area, passing through wadis, old mountain farm areas, historic mountain villages and homes where the mountains tribes used to live, work, farm and raise their families. The main and longest trail in this area is just under 7km in length and takes around 3-4 hours to hike. This obviously depends on the number of breaks taken and the number of selfies moments for your social media whilst amongst the various amazing backdrops, scenic views and historic landscapes we pass through on your journey. What will you need to join this hike; Confirmation of Covid-19 Vaccination or a Green Al Hosn. Hat or cap: To protect you from the effects of the sun, stop you cooking your brains & keep you looking young? Sunglasses: To protect your eyes from the UV rays and dust particles. DID YOU KNOW...! MOST accidents in the mountains can be traced back to individuals not wearing appropriate eye wear. Either they could not see properly due to the strength of the sun or they wear not wearing their normal glasses & could not focus properly on the trail, causing them to have accidents...! T-Shirt or long sleeved shirt: Breathable/moisture/sweat wicking/quick drying - LIGHT WEIGHT. Light colours are usually best. Shorts or long trousers: Breathable/moisture/sweat wicking/quick drying - NO JEANS OR DENIM Sports Trainers/Hiking Shoes: As we are on a trail your regular running/gym trainers are just fine. As long as they have good grip on the sole, are able to be tightened up & hold your feet in place & have a covered toe & heal. (NO SLIP ON SHOES - MUST HAVE A FASTENING SYSTEM). Sandals, Flip-Flops, Crock etc etc are NOT PERMITTED Back Pack: You will need a small, back pack style (two padded shoulder straps) bag to carry your water, snacks phone/charger in for the day. Water: You must bring a minimum of 3 LITRES of water: You will need a lot of water to stay hydrated & fully functioning. Safety for you & your fellow hikers is our top priority. Electrolytes: Any from of electrolyte is good - You do not need High Energy Drinks. Food: Bring your own food &snacks. You know what you like best. Healthy, low sugar- high carbohydrate snacks are usually best. Medical Form: Complete & Inform instructor of medical issues. See You On The Trail Soon