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NATIONAL NATURAL RECREATION FOREST

GYEONSANG-DO PROVINCE

Geommasan Mountain Natural Recreation Forest

Geommasan (Mountain) is located in Sinwon-ri, Subi-myeon, Yeongyang-gun, Gyeongsangbuk-do, 1,017m above the sea level, and it forms the boundary between Sinwon-ri and Uljin-gun. The Mountainside is full of dark brown rocks, and on the summit, there are lots of small rocks and trees which look like swords and knives stabbed on the ground, and that is the reason it is called geommasan(sword and knives Mountain. The beauty of nature of Geommasan (Mountain) Recreation Forest is preserved as it was before, and also there are Cho Jihun Jusil town, and Lee Munyul Doodle town, which make the forest the cradle of Korea literature. There is also a forest library, therefore it is a great place to feel the local culture. Youngyang, the habitat of fireflies, provides various.

Facilitiesand location

Lodging Facility Lodging Complex 16 lodgings : (29㎡) for 5 persons
Amenity Forest Library 1 library (73㎡)
Walking path 1 paths (1.4 km long)
Shower booth 1 booth (50.9㎡)
Camping deck 30 decks
Location
Geommasan-gil 191, Subi-myeon, Youngyang-gun, Gyeongbuk
Telephone
(054)682-9009
Destination used for navigation devices
Geommasan Mountain Natural Recreation Forest -Ticket office

Tourist attractions

  • Fireflies Park
    The variety of ecosystem, where not only fireflies but also hundreds of rare insects inhabit.
  • Ilwolsan Mountain
    A huge Mountain, which provides the view of East sea on the summit.
  • Baegam Hot Springs
    A sulfur hot spring, which locates on the east side of Baegamsan (Mountain), and it is effective for various diseases.