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Jirisan National Park (Namwon Ranger Station) (지리산국립공원 (남원사무소))

  • Jirisan National Park (Namwon Ranger Station) (지리산국립공원 (남원사무소))
  • Jirisan National Park (Namwon Ranger Station) (지리산국립공원 (남원사무소))

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Address
10, Waun-gil, Sannae-myeon, Namwon-si, Jeollabuk-do
전라북도 남원시 산내면 와운길 10 (산내면)
Type
National & Provincial & County Parks
Inquiries
• 1330 Travel Hotline: +82-2-1330
(Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese)
• For more info: +82-63-625-8910,+82-63-625-1172

Jirisan National Park Office:
+82-55-972-7771~2
Jirisan National Park Southern Office:
+82-61-780-7700
Jirisan National Park Northern Office :
+82-63-625-8911
Homepage
english.knps.or.kr
(Korean, English, Chinese, Japanese)
  • Information
    Introduction
    Located on Jirisan Mountain, the Jirisan National Park is Korea's first official national park. The Jirisan mountain range extends across five cities in three provinces: Gurye-gun in Jeollanam-do; Namwon-si in Jeollabuk-do; Hadong-gun, Sancheong-gun and Hamyang-gun in Gyeongsangnam-do.

    The Jirisan has over 10 peaks including Nogodan (1,507m), Banyabong (1,732m), Jeseokbong (1,806m) and Cheonwangbong (1,915m), several valleys including Baemsagol and Chilseon, and waterfalls including Guryong, Buril, Yongchu and Chilseon.

    Also, it is home to such cultural assets as Hwaeomsa, Ssanggyesa and Daewonsa Temples.

    Telephone
    +82-63-625-8911

    Fax
    +82-63-625-8913

    Closed
    N/A (Open all year round)

    Natural Preservation Areas (closed to public)
    Jirisan National Park Special Preservation Areas (Closed until 2026
    * Seseok
    * Byeoksoryeong Pass
    * Yeonhacheon Stream shelter
    (Hiking paths will remain open)

    Areas Open to the Public
    [Jirisan National Park]
    Jangteomok – Cheonwangbong Peak
    Kalbawi Rock - Jangteomok
    Jungsanri – Cheonwangbong Peak
    Beopgyegyo - Sunduryu – Beopgyesa Temple
    Baekmudong - Jangteomok Baekmudong - Ganaeso
    Ssanggyesa Temple- Burilpokpo Falls
    Uisin - Samjeong
    Yupyeong - Samgeori - Chibatmok
    Saejae Pass - Samgeori
    Daewongyo Bridge- Sutgamateo
    Jungsanri Nature observation
    Chusungdong - Dujidong
    Sinheung - Uisinyetgil Road

    [Jirisan National Park Northern Office]
    Banseon - Yoryongdae
    Jeongnyeongchi – Pallangchi – Baraebong Peak - Unbong Peak
    Guryongsamgok - Guryongpokpo Falls
    Gogiri – Goribong Peak
    Student Academy - Sedongchi
    Buunmaeul Village - Buunchi
    Palrangchimaeul Village – Palrangchi
    Sandeogimdo - Buunchi Baraebong Peak
    Samgeori – Baraebong Peak
    Waungyo Bridge - Yoryongdae
    Baemsagol Campsite - Waungil
    Jeongryeongchi - Jeongryeongchi Wetlands
    Yukmojeong - Yaksuteo (Mineral spring) - Yukmojeong
    Guryongimdo – Guryongchi

    [Jirisan National Park Southern Office]
    Hwaeomsa Temple - Munenggi
    Seongsamjae Pass- Nogodan Top
    Hwaeomsa Temple – Yeongiam Hermitage
    Cheoneunsa Temple entrance - Chanamubat (A tea plantation)
    Cheoneunje Pass entrance - Jebang
    Munenggibo - Nogodan Top
    Jikjeonmaeul Village – Piagol Valley shelter

    Restricted Mountain Areas
    Seasonal Forest Fire Watches
    Some areas may be restricted during spring and fall.
    ※ TBD by park directors based on fire weather advisories, snow/precipitation levels and other local conditions.

    Tour Course Information
    [Hiking course]
    * Banyabong Peak course (3 hours and 30 minutes / 5.5 km)
    Nogodangogae- Imgeolryeong – Norumok - Banyabong Peak

    * Burilpokpo Falls Course (1 hour and 30 minutes / 2.4km)
    Ssanggyesa Temple Visitor’s information center - Burilpokpo Falls - Ssanggyesa Temple Visitor’s information center

    * Jungsanri (Jangteomok) course (9 hours / 12.4 km)
    Jungsanri Visitor’s information center - Jangteomok Shelter - Cheonwangbong Peak - Rotary Shelter – Jungsanri

    * Jungsanri (Kalbawi Rock) course (4 hours / 10.8 km)
    Jungsanri Visitor’s information center - Kalbawi Rock - Rotary Shelter – Cheonwangbong Peak - Jungsanri Visitor’s information center

    * Baekmudong - Jungsanri course (9 hours / 12.9 km)
    Baekmudong Visitor’s information center - Jangteomok Shelter - Cheonwangbong Peak - Rotary Shelter - Jungsanri Visitor’s information center

    *Baekmudong course (1 hour / 15 km)
    Baekmudong Visitor’s information center - Jangteomok Shelter – Cheonwangbong Peak Jangteomok Shelter - Baekmudong Visitor’s information center

    * Georim course (11 hours / 16.5km)
    Georim Park reserved site - Seseok Shelter - Jangteomok Shelter - Cheonwangbong Peak - Rotary Shelter – Jungsanri Visitor’s information center

    * Yupyeong (Daewonsa Temple) course (12 hours / 19.1km)
    Yupyeong Visitor’s information center - Yupyeong youth training center (Bambatbol) - Chibatmok Shelter – Cheonwangbong Peak Shelter - Rotary Shelter - Jungsanri Visitor’s information center

    * Nogodan course (1 hour / 4.7 km)
    Seongsamjae Pass parking lot - Munenggi - Nogodan Shelter – Nogodan Pass

    * Cheoneunsa Temple - Seongsamjae Pass course (3 hours / 10km)
    Cheoneunsa Temple ticket box - Cheoneunsa Temple – Siamjae Pass service area - Seongsamjae Pass

    * Guryonggyegok Valley course (2 hours / 3.1 km)
    Guryongsamgok (Guryong Visitor’s information center) - Yuseondae – Bipokdong - Guryonggyegok Valley

    * Jongju Course (walking along the ridges) (14 hours and 30 minutes / 25.5 km)
    Nogodan - Beoksoryeong Shelter - Seseok Shelter – Jangteomok Shelter - Cheonwangbong Peak

    *Samsinbong Peak course (5 hours / 8.3 km)
    Cheonghakdong Visitor’s information center - Samsinbong Peak - Sangbuljae - Samseonggung Palace

    * Baemsagol Valley course (4 hours and 20 minutes / 9.2 km)
    Banseon - Baemsagol Valley Visitor’s information center – Yoryongdae – Byeongso – Ganjangso - Baemsagol Valley Visitor’s information center – Hwagaejae Pass

    * Jeongryeongchi – Baraebong Peak course (6 hours and 10 minutes / 12.8km)
    Jeongryeongchi – Segeolsan Mountain- Sedongchi - Buunchi - Palrangchi - Baraebong Peak Samgeori – Under Unbong Peak (Yongsanri)

    * Manbokdae course (3 hours / 5.4km)
    Seongsamjae Pass trail entrance - Dangchigogae Pass - Goribong Peak – Myobongchi – Manbokdae Top

    * Hwaeomgyegok Valley course (4 hours / 7km)
    Hwaeomsa Temple – Yeongiam Hermitage – Jungjae Pass- Munenggi

    * Piagol Valley course (5 hours / 8.8km) Yeongok Visitor’s information center - Jikjeonmaeul village – Pyogomakteo - Piagol Valley Shelter – Piagol Valley Samgeori

    Parking Facilities
    Available

    Parking Fees
    Small cars : 2,000 won for first 1 hour
    Mid-size cars: 4,000- 5,000 won
    Large cars: 6,000 won


    Available Facilities
    Yeonhacheon shelter, Deokdong auto camping site, Dalgung auto camping site, Baemsagol camping sites 1 & 2

    Facility Utilization Fees
    Campsites
    Adults: 1,600 won (peak season: 2,000 won)
    Youths: 1,200 won (peak season: 1,500 won)
    Children: 800 won (peak season: 1,000 won)

    * Peak season: April-May, July-August, October-November
    * Electricity utilization fees: 2,000 won a day
    (Please inquire about availability of electrical services in advance)

    Restrooms
    Available

    Parking Fees
    >> Click here for details.

    Baby Stroller Rentals
    Not available

    Pets
    Not permitted

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