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玉山群峰線

Yushan Peaks Trail

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Dongpu Mountain Trailhead

By car

Take Provincial Highway 21 of the New Central Cross-island Highway to Heshe, Xinyi Township, then take left to connect to Nantou Township Road 60 to head toward Dongpu hot spring area and then connect Kai-Gao Lane to Dongpu Trailhead.

Public transportation
Take Yuan Lin Bus (049-2770041) from Shuili Township, Nantou County to Dongpu Hot Spring area and walk about 30 minutes to get to Dongpu Trailhead.

Tataka Trailhead

By car
From Chiayi

Take Provincial Highway 18 of the New Central Cross-island Highway to Dongpu parking lot in Tataka Recreation Area and then walk, or register entry permits at Paiyun Mountaineering Center and then take the paid shuttle bus to the trailhead of Tataka Anbu (Saddle of Tataka).

From Nantou

Take Provincial Highway 21 of the New Central Cross-island Highway to Dongpu parking lot in Tataka Recreation Area and then walk, or register entry permits at Paiyun Mountaineering Center and then take the paid shuttle bus to the trailhead of Tataka Anbu (Saddle of Tataka).

Public transportation
From Chiayi

Take Chiayi County Bus to Alishan from Chiayi City and then take a taxi to Tataka Recreation Area, or take Yuan Lin Bus [6739 Sun Moon Lake - Alishan Route] at the Alishan National Forest Recreation Area, get off at the Upper Dongpu Station in Tataka Recreation Area, register entry permits at Paiyun Mountaineering Center and then take the paid shuttle bus or walk to the trailhead of the saddle of Tataka.

From Nantou

Take Yuan Lin Bus [6739 Sun Moon Lake - Alishan Route], get off at the Upper Dongpu Station in Tataka Recreation Area, register entry permits at Paiyun Mountaineering Center and then take the paid shuttle bus or walk to the trailhead of Tataka Anbu (Saddle of Tataka).

Important Notes
  • For information on the access road conditions in the northwest area of Yushan National Park, please contact Alishan Public Works at 05-2592426 (Provincial Highway 18), Xinyi Public Works at 049-2791510 (Provincial Highway 21) or New Central Cross-island Highway Construction Supervision Station at 049-2702033 (Provincial Highway 21) or Tataka Visitor Center and Paiyun Mountaineering Center of Yushan National Park before your departure.
  • The contacts for the shuttle bus service between Upper Dongpu parking lot and Tataka Trailhead are Mr. Chu at 0928-358307 and Mr. Yeh at 0932-832077. The shuttle service is available from 6:00 to 18:00 and NT$100 per person one-way.
  • Yuan Lin Bus [6739 Sun Moon Lake - Alishan Route] makes only 2 trips a day, and the rules for ticket purchase and the ride can be complicated at times. If you need a ride, please contact Shuili Station of Yuan Lin Bus at 049-2770041 or the Business Section at 04-8321141 for more information or reservation. Go to http://www.ntbus.com.tw/bs-alishan.html for the online reservation of Yuan Lin Bus [6739 Sun Moon Lake - Alishan Route].