Wondae-ri Birch Forest (원대리 자작나무 숲)

  • Wondae-ri Birch Forest (원대리 자작나무 숲)
  • Wondae-ri Birch Forest (원대리 자작나무 숲)
  • Wondae-ri Birch Forest (원대리 자작나무 숲)
  • Wondae-ri Birch Forest (원대리 자작나무 숲)
  • Wondae-ri Birch Forest (원대리 자작나무 숲)
  • Wondae-ri Birch Forest (원대리 자작나무 숲)
  • Wondae-ri Birch Forest (원대리 자작나무 숲)
  • Wondae-ri Birch Forest (원대리 자작나무 숲)
  • Wondae-ri Birch Forest (원대리 자작나무 숲)
  • Wondae-ri Birch Forest (원대리 자작나무 숲)
  • Wondae-ri Birch Forest (원대리 자작나무 숲)
  • Wondae-ri Birch Forest (원대리 자작나무 숲)
  • Wondae-ri Birch Forest (원대리 자작나무 숲)

Explanation

From 1974 to 1995, Wondae-ri Birch Forest has been reforested with approxmiately 690,000 birch trees in an area of 138 hectares, with 25 hectares of land being used as children's forest experience center. Tour of the forest is available by following its walking trail, only after completing a registration at the forest entrance. The forest was designed to promote educational and environmental values and recognize the beauty unique to the birch forest.


Information Use

Contact and Information : • 1330 Travel Hotline: +82-2-1330
(Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese)
• For more info: +82-33-461-9696

Parking facilities : Available

Hours : [Forest hours]
Summer season (May 16-Oct.31) 9:00-18:00
Winter Season (Dec. 16-Jan.31) 9:00-17:00

[Hiking hours]
Summer season (May 3-Oct.31) 9:00-15:00
Winter season (Dec. 16-Jan. 31) 9:00-14:00


More information

Mountain Not Access Period
Access limited due to forest fire prevention and environment protection on the following periods:
* Spring - February 1 - May 15
* Autumn - November 1 - December 15
※ Subject to change due to climate changes and unforseen circumstances. Please check official website before visiting.

Hiking Course
[Trail]
Course 1 (Birch Forest Course) 0.9km: 40-50 minutes
Course 2 (Healing Course) 1.5km: 1 hour 30 minutes
Course 3 (Exploration Course) 1.1km: 40 minutes
Course 4 (Danger Course) 3km: 2 hours
Course 5 (Healing Course) 0.86km: 30 minutes
Course 6 (Hard Course) 2.24km: 1 hour 50 minutes
Course 7 (Short Course) 1.0km: 50 minutes

Admission Fees
Free

Available Facilities
Forest classroom, observation deck, ecological pond, hiking trail 5.9km, 2 restrooms, 2 parking areas

Restrooms
Available

Facilities for the Handicapped
Available

Location

763-4, Wondae-ri, Inje-eup, Inje-gun, Gangwon-do