Elevation

6,282 ft / 1,915 m

Prominence

5,564 ft / 1,696 m

Summits

9 summits

Top climbing months

September  22%

June   22%

February   11%

Most climbed route

Jirisan (Cheonwangbong) 17.1 km route

17.1 km • 1,028 m gain

Highlights

  • Second-tallest mountain in South Korea and the tallest mountain in mainland South Korea.
  • Located in Jirisan National Park.
  • Seven major Buddhist temples on Jirisan.
  • The name of the highest peak of Jirisan is Cheonwangbong.
1 summit • 17.1 km • 1,028 m gain • 11 hr 10 min

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