Xianmi National Forest Park is the largest forest area in Qinghai Province. The park is located 30 kilometers east of Menyuan County, Haibei Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture, covering Dongchuan, Xianmi and Zhugu Towns, Menyuan County, 55 kilometers north-south, 95 kilometers east-west, total land area 14.8 million hectares. The park was approved as a provincial forest park in 1996 and upgraded to a national forest park in 2003. Due to the influence of the Qilian Mountains, the Xianmi Forest Park is rich in surface water and groundwater resources, and is the source of several Yellow River water systems in the south and many inland water systems in the north. Xianmi Forest Park is located in the confluence of Lenglongling and Dabanshan mountain systems in Qilian, and is composed of mountains, canyons, qifeng, cliffs and karst caves. Influenced by the two mountain systems of Lenglongling and Dafanshan and Datong River, the natural geography conditions are unique, the ecosystem is diverse, and the landscape resources such as biology, geoculture, hydrology, heavenly and humanities are abundant and beautiful. Old and vigorous primitive forest, vast plateau meadow, scenic alpine lake, deep and dangerous ditch, brave and daring streams and rivers, historic Tibetan Buddhism, vast and profound Huahe culture, quaint and exotic folk customs, intoxicating and unreturnable.
Located in Xianmi National Forest Park, it looks like a fish swimming in the Haomen River, hence the name Yuershan. Yuershan Scenic Area is adjacent to Xianmi Township in the east, Haomen River in the north, Ganglong Grottoes in the west, and Madangxia Scenic Area in the south. The transportation is convenient. It is 32 kilometers away from Menyuan County and 189 kilometers away from the provincial capital Xining. The geographical environment is very superior. . In spring and summer, the forests are dense and the flowers bloom like brocades; in autumn, the fruits are golden, and the forests are dyed; in winter, the hills are covered with snow and the slopes are verdant and tall, making it a tourist destination. Yuershan Scenic Area is a rural tourism and holiday scenic area that showcases local folk culture and integrates sightseeing, leisure, entertainment, and vacation.
Xianmi National Forest Park is a very large forest park, divided into several scenic spots. Yuershan Scenic Spot is the core scenic spot with the most beautiful scenery. In spring and summer, the trees are sparsely supported and prosperous; in autumn, the fruits are golden, and the forests are dyed; in late autumn, there are various levels of red, yellow and green leaves, with streams in front and snow-capped mountains in the back. The scenery is beautiful! And in winter the mountains are covered with snow , The hillsides are verdant and tall, which is called a holy land on earth. Yu'er Mountain Scenic Spot was artificially built in 2018, the first glass covered bridge in Qinghai Province-the three-D glass covered bridge, and it is famous from far and near, and there are endless tourists. It is an excellent place for leisure and summer.
Autumn, Xianmi Forest Park is full of autumn, the scenery is picturesque.
Xianmi Forest Park is the largest forest area in Qinghai Province. The park covers the three towns of Dongchuan, Xianmi, and Zhugu in Menyuan County. It is 55 kilometers wide from north to south and 95 kilometers from east to west. The total land area is 148,000 hectares. The park was approved as a provincial forest park and was upgraded to a national forest park in 2003. Due to the influence of the Qilian Mountains, Xianmi Forest Park is very rich in surface water and groundwater resources. It is the source of many Yellow River systems in the south and many inland rivers in the north.