Park your car nearby Riyam Garden (halfway between Mutrah and Old Muscat)
Opposing the garden, the trek starts on the right of the mountain, behind the houses. The path is marked by the standard yellow-white-red flag
The first section of the trek involves climbing stairs to reach a small pass from where the path reaches downhill an abandoned village.
From the abandoned village, go back from where you arrived and follow the wadi bypassing the mountain by the left
After a small final climb, you shall arrive in the backside of Mutrah by crossing a cemetery (please be respectful). Continue straight until you reach the seafront from where you can easily get back to Riyam in a 30 min walk.