Mountain climbing is a wonderful way to relax and experience the beauty of nature just outside Beijing. The city is surrounded on the west side by mountains, in beautiful contrast with the city any time of the year. In the spring and summer they are green and alive with new growth. Bring a bottle of water, appropriate clothing, and sports shoes. Relax yourself in the freshness of nature.

Badaling National Forest
Yunmeng Mountain National
Forest Park
Jiufeng National Forest
Miaofeng Mountain
Phoenix Mountain
Mang Mountain National
Forest Park
Xiaolongmen National
Forest Park
Ying Mountain National
Forest Park
Yunju Temple Natural
Scenic Area
Shentangyu Natural Scenic
Yunmeng Mountain National Forest Park

Yunmeng Mountain National Forest Park covers a land of 2208 acres in the western part of the Miyun, with the main peak being1414 meters high. The forest is exuberant, the plants are luxuriant, and the wild animals and plants are abundant. The cover rate of the forest is more than 91 percent. The average temperature is 20 to 24 degree centigrade. You can feel cool and comfortable in the park and can appreciate views in every season. It is really a place with more beauty than one can take in.

Yunmeng ("Yun" means being cloudy and "meng" means being misty) was called Yunmeng (here, "Yun" has the same meaning, while "meng" means dream) in ancient time.

It is a sequester place with rummy hills, characterized as being majestic, steep, fantastic, secluded and open. The experts conferred "Mt. Huangshan's miniature" after their on-the-spot investigation. The most striking characteristic which is superior to Mt. Huangshan is its misty clouds and exuberant forests. The wonder of "The Three Seas"(the sea of forests, clouds and flowers) is rare in Beijing district.


Spring Activities: Enjoy and take photos of rhododendron; Plant memorial trees
Tel: 86-10-61622481, 86-10-61622381
Admission: CNY 36(for adults);CNY18(for children)
Opening Hours: 08:00-18:00 (April-the middle of November)
Bus Route: 916 or 936 (Dongzhimenwai-Huairou Bus Station), then take a small bus to the Yunmengshan National Forest Park.
                 Take a tourist bus from Tiananmen or Xuanwumen to the forest park (available on weekends and Chinese legal holidays from April 7 to October 15)