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Sobaeksan trail

Sobaeksan peak 1493 m

Hiking Difficult

14 km
1.1 km
1.1 km
4-5 hrs
Low Point
327 m
High Point
1.4 km
Sobaeksan trail Map

This is a popular hiking route which is generally considered to be difficult. It's not remote, it features low exposure and is typically done between April and November. From a low point of 327 m to the maximum altitude of 1.4 km, the route covers 14 km, 1105 vertical metres of ascent and 1105 vertical metres of descent.


There is 3000 KRW fees for the parking lot and the access, however the trail maintenance is really nice. It is really relaxing to follow the river at the beggining and seeing all those flowers.



Hiking trails where obstacles such as rocks or roots are prevalent. Some obstacles can require care to step over or around. At times, the trail can be worn and eroded. The grade of the trail is generally quite steep, and can often lead to strenuous hiking.

Low Exposure

1 out of 4

The path is on completely flat land and potential injury is limited to falling over.


1 out of 4

Close to help in case of emergency.

Best time to visit

between April and November


  • Wildlife
  • Picturesque
  • Summit Hike
  • Wild flowers