|View down to Jikji-sa's valley (left) from Hwangak's summit on the Baekdu-daegan trail,
taken by Roger & Andrew of the 2007 Baekdu-daegan Expedition Team
|Major Sacred Sites on Hwangak-san:
Jikji-sa the "Finger-Pointing Temple"
Dosol-am and Udu-ryeong Pass
Sanggeo-ri Jiri-dae Seungyu-je Pavilion
Nearby: Baekma-san Shinheung-sa
(one of the Gusan-Seonmun Temples)
|New! Baekdu-daegan Trail Guidebook
"Hiking Korea’s Mountain Spine"
By Roger Shepherd and Andrew Douch, with David A. Mason
is finally available for hikers and cultural-explorers!
Reviews, Interviews and Comments on the Guidebook
|Jikji-sa at the SE base of Mt. Hwangak-san is one of the Top-20 Temples of
South Korea, and one of the oldest existing temples in all of Korea.