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Qixing Shan, Taiwan


Prominence: 1060 m, 3478 ft

Elevation: 1120 meters, 3675 feet


Approx. Isolation: 52.59 km, 32.68 mi
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)25° 10' N; 121° 33' E
CountryTaiwan
State/ProvinceT’ai-pei Shih
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Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2012-07-08 by James E. Tetazoo, III
     2015-04-23 by Johann Schelesnak

View ascents of peak by registered Peakbagger.com members (6 total)

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Qixing Shan or Cising Shan (lit. "Seven Star Mountain") is the highest volcano in Taiwan and the highest mountain in Taipei city. It is a potentially active stratovolcano. The name comes from the seven sub-peaks at the summit caused by post-eruption erosion.
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trailhead (2016-08-19). Photo by Jiyoung Emma Kim.
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Prominence  Clean Prominence: 1060 m/3478 ft
  Optimistic Prominence: 1070 m/3510 ft
  Key Col: 60 m/197 ft
Isolation52.59 km/32.68 mi
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    T'aman Shan  (SSW)
Isolation distance is based on NHN and is slightly overstated.
RangesContinent: Asia
Range2: East China
Range3: Taiwan
Drainage BasinsIslands-Pacific-Asia
Pacific Ocean
IslandTaiwan
OwnershipLand: Yangminshan Guojia Gongyuan
Data SourcePartially verified user peak addition
This peak was submitted to the Peakbagger.com database by Yu-Pu Wang.
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Other Photos

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east peak (2016-08-19). Photo by Jiyoung Emma Kim.
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main peak (2016-08-19). Photo by Jiyoung Emma Kim.
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one can easily come down from the main peak to the other side of a parking lot, passing sulfuric fumes. (2016-08-19). Photo by Jiyoung Emma Kim.
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smells just like Iceland (2016-08-19). Photo by Jiyoung Emma Kim.
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