Datun Nature Park (大屯自然公園)
Datun Nature Park is located at the northwest foot of Mt. Datun next to the 101A
county highway (Bailaka Highway). The nature park is about 800 meters above sea
level and has been restored using revegetation methods. It is known for its warm-
temperate climate, broad-leaved forest, and volcanic cone.
The mountains surrounding Datun Natural Park 大屯自然公園周圍群山
Located at the west side of Yangmingshan National Park, Erziping is in the saddle
between Mt. Datun's main peak and Mt. Erzi. It boasts a wide, open terrain with
species of wildlife and a variety of nectar-bearing and grazing plants. There are a
variety of aquatic plants in the ecological pool, the best habitat for frogs. The chorus
of frogs croaking and butterflies dancing in the air has become the area's most
beautiful sight. The recreation area has wooden trails, pavilions, chairs and other
facilities, suitable for butterfly and bird watching, enjoying the scenery, hiking, and
Erziping Recreation Area 二子坪遊憩區
Erziping trail is 1.8 km long and round trip takes around 1.5 hours.
Erziping trail entrance 二子坪步道入口
The path of Erziping is a disabled-accessible trail with smooth, paved roads and
a 3-meter wide forest path, perfect for both young and old in any season.
Erziping is a plain surrounded by mountains. There is an ecological pond, pavilion,
bathrooms, etc. It is often filled with mist, making the surrounding mountains seem
smoky and mysterious.
Fewer visitors come here, upon continuing
downward the forest trail, and one might catch
glimpses of the Chinese bamboo partridge,
squirrels, insects, and other wildlife.
The way back to Erziping visitor center.
From here also can going down
to Datun Nature Park
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