Daecheongbong Peak: Trekking in the Heart of the Seoraksan Mountains

Daecheongbong Peak is located in , South Korea. Trek to the top of this famous peak for views of Korea’s top national park. It’s a place where the imagination can take hold and braving the cold is worth it for the unique beauty that does appear. Long granite ridges look more like the vertebral skeleton of a giant dinosaur or dragon about to wake than simple ridges. The strange tiered trees look at home in -15 degree C weather and the frozen waterfalls stand out as unending lines of diamonds.

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~ by Genevieve Hathaway on August 19, 2011.

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