Baotaishan Forest Park
Bao Taishan Forest Park is located in Dali Bai Autonomous
Prefecture Yongping Bao Taishan site. Park East West
on three sides with the golden temple experimental phase
Nature Reserve, north of the county water vent Township
border. Park from north to south with East West, four
boundaries, a total area of 1047 ha park.
The original ecological park preserved,
dense forest vegetation, abundant species resources,
numerous monuments, beautiful natural landscape, with
ancient, magical, spectacular and famous western Yunnan.
The maximum elevation of 2913 meters, the minimum altitude
of 1150 meters, vertical changes of climate, coupled
with ancient origins, complex composition, forest vegetation
has a significant feature of the transition from southern
tours to Dali to northwest, save a group of rare
species, the province is a rare species gene library.
Vegetation coverage area of up to 96.68%, a total of
1001 kinds of plants of various types, including: ferns
90 kinds of 22 families and 41 genera, 134 families
of seed plants in 443 genera 911 kinds. Area often leopard,
monkey, mountain donkeys, black bear, green peacock,
pheasant, chicken and other exotic animals in Phoenix
woodlands infested, according to incomplete statistics,
only the inclusion of one or two national wildlife range
reached 30 variety.
Ming Dynasty of ancient buildings
in the region, Golden Temple was built in
the Chongzhen reign (1628), building majestic simplicity,
fine workmanship, the idea of Kit Kat, is extremely
rare art treasures, known as western Yunnan spots,
said. The temple has a lot of valuable existing literature,
scriptures and art treasures, the study of the history
of Buddhism in Yunnan important. Ming Dynasty famous
geographer Xu had Chongzhen years (1639) traveled golden
treasure Taishan Temple treasure sets for scenery, temples
and pavilions for a detailed description of incisive
and made more than to the province, namely smell
the mountain Sheng in height comment.