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Sobaeksan National Park (Gyeongbuk Area) (소백산국립공원(경북))

  • Sobaeksan National Park (Gyeongbuk Area) (소백산국립공원(경북))
  • Sobaeksan National Park (Gyeongbuk Area) (소백산국립공원(경북))
  • Sobaeksan National Park (Gyeongbuk Area) (소백산국립공원(경북))
  • Sobaeksan National Park (Gyeongbuk Area) (소백산국립공원(경북))
  • Sobaeksan National Park (Gyeongbuk Area) (소백산국립공원(경북))
  • Sobaeksan National Park (Gyeongbuk Area) (소백산국립공원(경북))
  • Sobaeksan National Park (Gyeongbuk Area) (소백산국립공원(경북))
  • Sobaeksan National Park (Gyeongbuk Area) (소백산국립공원(경북))
  • Sobaeksan National Park (Gyeongbuk Area) (소백산국립공원(경북))
  • Sobaeksan National Park (Gyeongbuk Area) (소백산국립공원(경북))
  • Sobaeksan National Park (Gyeongbuk Area) (소백산국립공원(경북))
  • Sobaeksan National Park (Gyeongbuk Area) (소백산국립공원(경북))
  • Sobaeksan National Park (Gyeongbuk Area) (소백산국립공원(경북))
  • Sobaeksan National Park (Gyeongbuk Area) (소백산국립공원(경북))
  • Sobaeksan National Park (Gyeongbuk Area) (소백산국립공원(경북))
  • Sobaeksan National Park (Gyeongbuk Area) (소백산국립공원(경북))
  • Sobaeksan National Park (Gyeongbuk Area) (소백산국립공원(경북))
  • Sobaeksan National Park (Gyeongbuk Area) (소백산국립공원(경북))
  • Sobaeksan National Park (Gyeongbuk Area) (소백산국립공원(경북))
  • Sobaeksan National Park (Gyeongbuk Area) (소백산국립공원(경북))
  • Sobaeksan National Park (Gyeongbuk Area) (소백산국립공원(경북))
  • Sobaeksan National Park (Gyeongbuk Area) (소백산국립공원(경북))
  • Sobaeksan National Park (Gyeongbuk Area) (소백산국립공원(경북))
  • Sobaeksan National Park (Gyeongbuk Area) (소백산국립공원(경북))
  • Sobaeksan National Park (Gyeongbuk Area) (소백산국립공원(경북))
  • Sobaeksan National Park (Gyeongbuk Area) (소백산국립공원(경북))
  • Sobaeksan National Park (Gyeongbuk Area) (소백산국립공원(경북))
  • Sobaeksan National Park (Gyeongbuk Area) (소백산국립공원(경북))
  • Sobaeksan National Park (Gyeongbuk Area) (소백산국립공원(경북))
  • Sobaeksan National Park (Gyeongbuk Area) (소백산국립공원(경북))
  • Sobaeksan National Park (Gyeongbuk Area) (소백산국립공원(경북))
  • Sobaeksan National Park (Gyeongbuk Area) (소백산국립공원(경북))

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Address
Punggi-eup, Yeongju-si, Gyeongsangbuk-do
경북 영주시 풍기읍 봉현면, 순흥면, 단산면, 부석면, 충북 단양군
Type
National & Provincial & County Parks
Inquiries
• 1330 Travel Hotline: +82-2-1330
(Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese)
• For more info: +82-54-638-6196
Homepage
english.knps.or.kr (Korean, English, Chinese, Japanese)
  • Information
    Introduction
    Sobaeksan National Park was designated as a National Park in December of 1987. The features of Sobaeksan National Park include wild flowers and royal azaleas on Birobong Peak, and the largest yew tree community is found on the northwest slope (1,200-1,350m above sea level) between Yeonhwabong Peak and Birobong Peak.

    The western side of Sobaeksan Mountain is steep, and streams from Nakdonggang River flow to Jukgyaecheon River, which is often used as a hiking course. Following down from Birobong Peak along Jukgyaecheon River is Seokryun Mine and Choamsa Temple. If you proceed even further, you will get to Seokcheonpokpo Falls and Seonghyeolsa Temple. Many trout live in this valley.

    A 4-km flat path to the southwest of Birobong Peak leads to Yeonhwabong Peak. There is Sobaeksan Optical Astronomy Observatory (SOAO) on the way, and a ridge called Jukryeong is on the south side of the mountain. To the east of Yeonhwabong Peak, there is Huibangsa Temple and Birosa Temple, both built during the time of the Silla Kingdom. Huibangpokpo Falls is considered the most beautiful waterfall of Gyeongsangnam-do, and is at the entrance of Huibangsa Temple.

    Closed
    * Subject to abrupt closure due to adverse weather conditions.

    Mountain Not Access Period
    Period of restricted access for fire-prevention and natural scenery maintenance, natural environment protection, and forest protection
    Spring: February 15-May 15 / Fall: November 1-December 15
    * TBD by park directors based on fire weather advisories, precipitation levels, and other local conditions. Refer to the official website.

    Restricted Mountain Areas
    * Refer to the website. (hiking.kworks.co.kr)

    Parking Facilities
    Available (Huibang Parking Lot 1, Huibang Parking Lot 2, Huibang Parking Lot 3, Choam Parking Lot, Buseok Parking Lot, JuknyeongParking Lot)

    Available Facilities
    [Information Centers] Eouigok Information Center, Juknyeong Information Center, Cheondong Information Center, Huibang Information Center
    [Campsites] Samga Auto-campsite, Namcheon Campsite

    Parking Fees
    Light-weight cars: 500 won for the first one hour / 100 won for each additional 10 minutes / 5,000 won for 9 or more hours
    Small & Mid-sized cars: 1,100 won for the first one hour / 300 won for each additional 10 minutes (peak season) / 250 won for each additional 10 minutes (off season) / 13,000 won for 9 or more hours
    Large-sized cars: 300 won for the first one hour / 500 won for each additional 10 minutes (peak season) / 400 won for each additional 10 minutes (off season) / 20,000 won for 9 or more hours

    Baby Stroller Rentals
    Not available

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