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Baxianshan National Forest Recreation Area

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Once one of Taiwan's three major forest reserves, Baxianshan Forest Recreation Area is located at Bo’ai Village, Heping District, Taichung City. The highest peak in the Mt. Baxian group has an elevation at more than 2,000 meters and total area around 2,397 hectares. Standing on the top of highest peak, you have great views of Mt. Jade, Mt. Nenggao and Mt. Qilai. This forest recreation reserve contains a perfectly preserved forest and crystal-clear streams and rivers whose adjoining terraces and tablelands are broad and wide. With its stark and pristine views, this recreation area is an ideal place for mountain climbing, forest baths, and bird-watching.

Travel Information

(Traffic information is subject to change. Please check with the transportation station before departure.)
Heping Dist., Taichung City
Baxianshan National Forest Recreation Area Links

Nat'l Hwy 1 → Exit at the Taichung Interchange → Nat'l Hwy 4 → Exit at the Fengyuan Interchange → Prov. Hwy 3 → Prov. Hwy 8 → Baxianshan Forest Road.


Take TRA to Taichung Train Station, transfer to Fengyuan Bus 206(to Tungshih), get off at Tungshih stop, transfer to Fengyuan Bus 266(to Guguan), get off at Guguan stop, transfer to Fengyuan Bus 269(to Baxianshan National Forest Recreation Area), get off at Baxianshan stop.

Accessible Transportation:


Take HSR to Taichung Train Station, transfer to Fengyuan Bus 153(Low), get off at Guguan stop.

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