Taehwasan Mountain

  • Address32-87, Saenggol-gil, Sagok-myeon, Gongju-si, Chungcheongnam-do
  • Opne hoursOpen year-round


Taehwasan Mountain situated in Sagok-myeon, Gongju-si is well-known for Magoksa, a thousand-year-old temple nested on this mountain. Countless leisurely hikers and mountain climbers visit the mountain to check out the dense red pine forest and appreciate the beautiful temple grounds. The entire area is covered with a dense pine forest, so visitors can enjoy a therapeutic walk in the woods. The Yugu Magok Valley has been recorded in geographical books such as Taengniji and Jeonggamnok as one of the ten places that can avoid war and conflict.