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Odaesan National Park – Guryong Falls, Manmulsang and Geumgangsa Temple

Odaesan National Park, on the east coast of South Korea, near the city of Gangneung is not the most famous of national parks in the ROK, but has the potential to be one of the more rewarding hikes in Korea, especially if you are a novice hiker. As the summer slowly fades into autumn, the […]

Dobongsan in Bukhansan National Park – Jaunbong Peak Trail and Cheonchuksa Temple

It’s May in the ROK and that means hiking season is in full swing. This weekend, Ryan N and I decided to hit up an old favourite: Dobongsan in Bukhansan National Park. Jaunbong Peak 자운봉 (740m) was our goal today, but unfortunately, I severely underestimated the time and the intensity of this trail. That said, it […]

The Seoul Trail: Section 1 Part 1 – From Dobangsan Station to Danggogae (Danggogye) Station

Disclaimer: There are a lot of photos in this article. Also, if you would like to use some of the photos, please feel free to do so, but please give us credit. Thank you!  The Seoul Trail is 157 kilometers of urban terrain combined with the ruggedness of the outdoors. Seoul is one of the few major […]