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Yulong Scenic Spot · THE GLACIER PARK
The glacier is a natural ice evolving through many years' accumulation and metamorphosing of snow.
The glacier contains mainland glacier and mountain glacier, and the latter is divided into continental glacier and sea-based glacier. The glacier of Yulong Snow Mountain is temperate marine-type glacier. Due to the impact of marine monsoon, the glacier has the features of large quantity of accumulated ablation, high ice temperature, obvious bottom slippage, faster movement, and sensitive to climate changes.
Yulong Snow Mountain totally develop 19 modern glaciers, among which the biggest one “ Baishui No.1” glacier (namely the Glacier Park) locates at the bottom of the main peak Shanzidou, with a total length of 2.9 km. Various ice tower forest lies at the end of glacier, showing blue-green light as the result of sunlight refracted, known as “Green Ice Peak”. To enjoy the wonders, Visitors should take tramway to get to the glacier park.
Scenic spot ticket ·THE GLACIER PARK
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