Taitung Forest Park

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Coordinates: 22°46′02″N 121°09′28″E / 22.767213°N 121.157889°E / 22.767213; 121.157889

Taitung Forest Park

Taitung Forest Park (Chinese: 台東森林公園; pinyin: Táidōng Sēnlín Gōngyuán) is a park at Taitung City, Taitung County, Taiwan.

Name[edit]

The park is nicknamed the Black Forest by the local residents due to its immense dark beefwood trees.[citation needed]

Features[edit]

The park has an area of 280 hectares, which consists of a lake called Pipa Lake. The lake is the habitat for aquatic animals and plants. People can enjoy the waterfowl from the viewing platform and cabin.[1]

Transportation[edit]

The park is accessible South East from Taitung Station of the Taiwan Railways Administration.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Taitung Forest Park". Tour.taitung.gov.tw. Retrieved 2014-04-21.