Black Mountains (Bhutan)

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The Black Mountains is a mountain range in central Bhutan, and is a sub−range of the Himalayan Range System.


Durshingla peak, at an elevation of 15,145 feet (4,616 m), is the range's highest point. [1]

National Park[edit]

Jigme Singye Wangchuck National Park protects a large area of the Black Mountains and the Eastern Himalayan broadleaf forests ecoregion within them. It was originally named Black Mountains National Park.

See also[edit]


  1. ^ Jordans, Bart (2008). Bhutan: A Trekker's Guide. Cicerone Press Limited. ISBN 1-85284-553-8.

Coordinates: 27°17′N 90°23′E / 27.283°N 90.383°E / 27.283; 90.383