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Best trails in Seoraksan National Park

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Looking for a great trail in Seoraksan National Park, Gangwon? AllTrails has 8 great hiking trails, views trails, wild flowers trails and more, with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers, and nature lovers like you. Ready for some activity? There are 5 moderate trails in Seoraksan National Park ranging from 2.6 to 4.6 miles and from 662 to 3,136 feet above sea level. Start checking them out and you'll be out on the trail in no time!
Description
Seoraksan National Park features stunning views, a plethora of wildflowers, and Daecheongbong Peak, it is also one of the most beautiful national parks in Korea. This park contains 30 different peaks, over 1,000 rare plant species, and more than 2,000 animal species! Check out Oeseorak, which features three popular waterfalls (Biryong, Towangseong, Oryeon) and interesting rock formations such as the Geumgang Cave.
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Map of trails in Seoraksan National Park
Top trails (8)
#1 - Ulsanbawi Trail
Seoraksan National Park
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Length: 4.5 mi • Est. 3 h 3 m
Located in Northeastern South Korea, this trail leads from the main entrance of Seoraksan National Park to the top of the famous Ulsanbawi rocks. Ulsanbawi is composed of six granite peaks, each bearShow more
#2 - Mount Seoraksan and Yongso Valley
Seoraksan National Park
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Length: 4.6 mi • Est. 2 h 30 m
It is a course that starts at the entrance of the Sulimgol (next to the road) and goes down to the beacon where all the scenery of the Sorak can be appreciated, Hangul: 설악산-흘림골-여심폭포-등선대-등선폭포-용소폭포-주전골Show more
#3 - Biryong Falls
Seoraksan National Park
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Length: 2.9 mi • Est. 1 h 29 m
Biryong Falls Trail is a very well maintained trail passing three waterfalls in Seoraksun National Park in South Korea. Seoraksun National Park is the largest and most popular park in South Korea. TShow more
#4 - Mount Seoraksan and Daecheongbong Peak
Seoraksan National Park
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Length: 10.3 mi • Est. 7 h 6 m
Mount Seoraksan and Daecheongbong Peak is a 10.3 mile moderately trafficked point-to-point trail located near Sokcho-si, Gangwon-do, South Korea that features beautiful wild flowers and is rated as diShow more
#5 - Biseondae Peak
Seoraksan National Park
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Length: 3 mi • Est. 1 h 31 m
Biseondae Peak is a 3 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Sokcho-si, Gangwon-do, South Korea that features beautiful wild flowers and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarilShow more
#6 - Mount Daecheongbong
Seoraksan National Park
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Length: 8.6 mi • Est. 6 h 41 m
There are several trails to get to the highest peak, Daecheongbong. The hardest trail you can take is from Hangyeryeong to Daecheongbong in the winter. If you do this you will need to sleep 1 night atShow more
#7 - Gwonguemseong Peak (Seoraksan Castle) Trail
Seoraksan National Park
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Length: 0.5 mi • Est. 19 m
This hike begins after riding the cable car up from the main entrance of Seoraksan National Park. The peak offers a fantastic 360 degree panoramic viewpoint and is the best view in the park. After gShow more
#8 - Jujeongol, Yongsopokpo Falls and Mangyeongdae Loop
Seoraksan National Park
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Length: 2.6 mi • Est. 1 h 43 m
Jujeongol, Yongsopokpo Falls and Mangyeongdae Loop is a 2.6 mile lightly trafficked loop trail located near Sokcho-si, Gangwon-do, South Korea that features a waterfall and is rated as moderate. The Show more