Trail length: 12.3 km Total uphill/downhill: 518 m/629 m Difficulty Level: Moderate

LMT Section 20 Maasser el Shouf – Mrosti – Baadarane – Jebaa – Niha

This section of the LMT passes through the highest cultivated areas of the Shouf at the foot of the Shouf mountain peaks where springs abound. The LMT offers two loops that increase the hiker’s opportunities to explore the high country of the Shouf. In this section, an 8-km segment from Niha Square to Nabi Ayoub Shrine and Niha Fort is bike friendly.
Villages along this section Maasser el Shouf – Khreibeh – Mrosti – Baadarane – Jebaa – Niha
Lodging Auberge St. Michael (arcenciel) (Maasser el Chouf): Tel: +961 5 350452 – +961 5 350451
Nazih Baz Guesthouse (Baadarane): Tel: +961 3 702944

Chafik Mershad Guesthouse (Niha): Tel: +961 5 330755, +961 76 703168
Selim al Achkar Guesthouse (Khreibeh): Tel: +961 3 354558
Local Guides Call the Shouf Biosphere Reserve Tel: +961 5 350 250.