Hiking the 15km Xiaoxueshan National Trail / 漫步在雲霧中:小雪山國家步道

Hiking the 15km Xiaoxueshan National Trail (小雪山國家步道) in Daxueshan National Forest is something all outdoor adventurers visiting Taiwan should do.

Difficult to get to, this linear thru hike rewards those that make the effort.


6 Unique Ecological Wonders of Taipingshan National Forest / 太平山六大生態奇觀

Taipingshan National Forest (太平山國家森林遊樂區) wasn’t always a picturesque and well-maintained protected area and its troubled past provides a significant contribution to the cultural fabric of the region and country. There’s more to it than that though. It also boasts a unique ecological makeup that has evolved with a cool climate, coastal weather patterns and high elevation. The area is an ecological enchantment that offers visitors a chance to experience geothermal activities, primary and secondary forests, high-mountain lakes and other natural attractions.


Introducing The Caoling Historic Trail / 草嶺古道介紹

One trail that offers a unique perspective as well as delivers absolutely stunning views is the famous Caoling Historic Trail. While a very popular trail in northern Taiwan, day trippers and hikers in Taiwan seek out this trail that stretches Yilan County on the east coast of Taiwan and New Taipei City.


Hiking in Taiwan: More than Trails in Xitou / 溪頭,不只是森林遊樂區

Hiking in Taiwan – The only guide you’ll need to explore the best of Xitou Nature Education Area.

讓Parkbus Taiwan來告訴大家作爲台灣大學實驗林的溪頭國家森林遊樂區究竟有哪些值得探索的地方。

Experts predict “Northern Lights” visible from Taipei’s Yangmingshan National Park in April

A report released by a panel of atmospheric scientists from Taiwan’s prestigious research institute have identified a moderate chance that Aurora Borealis will be visible from areas surrounding Yangmingshan National Forest in Taipei, Taiwan. This will be the first time ever that this natural wonder, commonly known as “Northern Lights”, will be seen from such a low latitude.


5 Tactics You Need to Know to find Pangolins in Taiwan / 在台灣找到穿山甲的五大訣竅

Spotting a Taiwanese Pangolin is rare and life changing. Simply seeing one in the wild can change one’s stance on conservation and environmental stewardship.


Introducing The Dongman Trail / 東滿步道介紹

Hiking the Dongman Trail (東滿步道) is unique. In fact, it might be a one-of-a-kind outdoor experience. There are not many (or any!) other trails in Taiwan that connect two National Forest Recreation Areas.


Introducing Hehuanshan / 合歡山介紹

Due to its unique position, Hehuanshan is a gorgeous location to hike the high mountains, camp, and view some of Taiwan’s history. There was once an operating ski lift on the East Peak, which the remnants are still visible.


Introducing Dakeng Hiking Trails / 大坑登山步道介紹

Hiking in Taiwan – If you have not been to the Dakeng Scenic Area in Taichung, you are in for some of the most unique trails you’ve ever hiked on! The Dakeng Hiking Trails are one of Taichung’s more popular areas, due to the vast network of trails, which are elevated wooden logs, and the scenery, which you’ve most likely seen on social media! There are 10 trails, and they are named Dakeng Trail #1 – #10. The first five trails are further out of the city, and more difficult and fun, with great views of Taichung and the surrounding mountains.


Baxianshan National Forest – 八仙山國家森林遊樂區

Hiking in Taiwan – Basianshan National Forest Recreation Area is a spectacular destination for visiting the great outdoors. This destination is a paradise for mountain birds and mammals such as the Munjac Deer. Whether you come to explore the park and its many short trails featuring diverse landscapes or you have come to tackle the tallest of the famous Seven Heroes of Guguan, you won’t be disappointed.

From rugged rivers to bamboo forests, from quiet trails to forest patios, this is a great Parkbus destination.