Category Archives: Korea’s National Parks

Please, no fire. Really, no fire. No fire. No fire. No fire. You understand? No fire.

Our most recent camping trip in Korea was an overwhelming success. Not only did we hike our hearts (and legs) out, we also found Korea’s best National Park camp site, bar none. As far as I am aware Chiaksan National Park is the only … Continue reading

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The Day of Involuntary Volunteering

I have ranted and raved about Korean generosity while hiking before and I could easily do it again because it is true. Yet this tale is a little different. A solo trip to Juwangsan National Park in Eastern Gyeongbuk landed … Continue reading

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The Day We Hiked Sobaeksan

A few drinks the night before did not make for an enjoyable 8am run to the local bus station the next morning. Yet a mere thirty minutes later the bus pulled into Sobaek and we stepped into rural bliss. It … Continue reading

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