|Pine Grove Park
in front of Samgak-san in Gangbuk-gu District
|"Seolbat-gongwon" [Pine Grove Park] was established in the early 2000s, just in front of Seoul's
Triple-Horns guardian peaks in Ui-dong of Gangbuk-gu District. Mayor Kim Hyun-pung fought hard to
use this land for this sort of public benefit rather than for another apartment complex or shopping center.
|the performance-stage has modernistic mountains-motif and a photo of Samgak-san
|triple Korean-style dol-tap stone-towers symbolize this mountain, and the ancient Sam-ak theme.
San-shin and Dan-gun ceremonies are sometimes held here.
Park info-map, and the poem "Bawi-Gogae" [Boulder Ridge], by a famous
local poet and about the long ridge above here, inscribed on a monument.
|squirrels abound -- locals shouldn't feed them snacks, but they do.