Jinhu Yang National Forest Park

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Jinhu Yang National Forest Park

Zepujin Lake Yang National Forest Park is located 40 kilometers southwest of Zepu County in the Gobi Depth, located in the upper edge of the Yerqiang River alluvial fan, surrounded by water on three sides, with pleasant scenery. Zepu County is a multi-ethnic place, where 19 ethnic groups, such as Han, Uygur and Tajik, make it full of strong national customs. National music and dance are also widely spread.


In the Mangmang Kunlun Mountains on the western frontier of the motherland, the glacier snowfield gushes out ten thousand trickles of snow water, forming the winding and endless Yerkang River. The Yerqiang River is surging and flowing for thousands of miles. It has created a magical oasis through the vast and infinite desert and the vast Gobi wilderness. The Oasis Uygur language is called "Persian Kamu", meaning "the river flowing with gold", and the Chinese language is called "Zep", which implies Guangze Hewlett-Packard. It is the name of deep love, infinite hope and ambition that makes Zepp a shining pearl along the Yerkang River, shining and dazzling.

Zepu County has a long history. It has been an important post station on the ancient Silk Road since ancient times. It is one of the richest cities in Southern Xinjiang. Its territory is located in Southwest Tarim Petroleum Exploration Development Company; there are national original Parks - China's Xinjiang Zepujin Lake Yang Park, Blake Eco-Park, Gurubage Grassland, Tuhuqisang Reservoir, Farm Fisheries Tourism Development Zone, Aikulekutai Well-off Tourism Village, Aikulequan Spring Bath and other tourist facilities. Zepu County is a multi-ethnic place, where 19 ethnic groups, such as Han, Uygur and Tajik, make it full of strong national customs. National music and dance are also widely spread.

geographical position

Zepujin Lake Yang National Forest Park is located 40 kilometers southwest of Zepu County in the Gobi Depth, located in the upper edge of the Yerqiang River alluvial fan, surrounded by water on three sides, with pleasant scenery. The natural Populus euphratica forest area in the scenic spot is 1. Eighty thousand mu, shady in summer, miscellaneous peanut trees; yellow leaves in autumn, such as poetry picturesque. The unique natural features of "Populus euphratica, water, oasis and Gobi" show people a unique picture of the frontier outside the fortress, which can be regarded as one of the few tourist attractions on the western edge of the Tarim Basin.

National tourist attractions

According to the national standards of "Classification and Evaluation of Quality Grades of Tourist Scenic Spots" and "Measures for the Administration of Quality Grade Evaluation of Tourist Scenic Spots", recommended by relevant prefectures and municipalities, the Xinjiang Tourist Scenic Spots Quality Grade Assessment Committee made a preliminary evaluation, and the National Tourist Scenic Spots Quality Grade Assessment Committee assessed that the Jinhu Poplar National Forest Park in Zepu County met the standards and requirements of Approved as national AAAAA tourist attraction, is now announced.

Landscape characteristics

Driving about 40 kilometers to the southwest from Zepu County, there is a natural poplar forest with tens of miles in length and ten thousand mu lush and full of vitality. Desert, Gobi, Snow Mountain, Bishui and Populus euphratica constitute the unique beautiful pictures of the northwest frontier fortress. Looking up from a high altitude, the whole is like a huge green, overwhelming and spectacular. Locals call this spindle-shaped peninsula, alluviated by the Yer River, Yasdun, a Uygur word for "sleep him". According to historical records, when a prince of the Karahan Dynasty arrived in the area with an advance army of religious conquerors, he was ambushed and buried by local Buddhist aborigines. Afterwards, the conquerors of the Khan Dynasty of Kazakhstan seized the fields, and when the expeditionary army returned, they wanted to move the prince's tomb. The people present said, "Let him sleep here, if you have buried him." Asdun was named for it. This cemetery is known by historians as the "Tamu Ali Ancient Tomb Group". Not far from the ancient tombs of Tamu Ali Di, there are historical and cultural relics of Buddhism of the Han Dynasty in Xinjiang. The impact and fusion of Buddhism and Islam formed a strong historical and cultural background of Jinhu Yang Forest Park.

On the southwestern edge of Huyang Forest Park, there is a Xinjiang poplar which is still flourishing for 200 years. It has been cared for and respected by the local people for generations as a sacred tree. In Jinhu Poplar Forest Park, the sun is dense and the grass is green. It is like entering a mysterious world which is seldom known. There are four distinct seasons, pleasant climate, birds singing in spring, green shallot cage; weeds fragrant in summer, flowers and plants flourishing; autumn brilliant, yellow leaves dyed; winter silver-coated, full of vigor. All of these are fascinating and enjoyable.

This is a botanical garden with 489 hectares of natural forests and 76% forest coverage. There are many medicinal plants such as licorice, seabuckthorn, wolfberry, dodder, ephedra, vine and so on. Dayun, a precious medicinal herb known as "desert ginseng" and Populus euphratica mushroom, can be found everywhere.

Deep in the forest, vines hanging, miscellaneous peanut trees. Ancient trees with upright trunks and standing on top of the heaven and earth have green, upright and vigorous new branches, but more are old trees with vertical branches and stubborn and stubborn branches. Populus euphratica is a unique rare tree species in Western China. It is called "Desert Hero Tree" because of its drought resistance, salt tolerance and sand resistance. Spring breeze, here is a green sea, that bunch of oval leaves, green dripping. By autumn, it has become a golden ocean. The exuberant Poplar Forests are scrambling to dedicate countless gold coins to autumn. One after another poplar has become a burning flame. Along the Yerkang River, it stretches to the boundless sky. What a spectacle!

Populus euphratica

Located in the east of the park about 200 meters, the tree height is 10.05 meters, DBH is 3.6. It has been identified that the poplar is male and has a history of more than a thousand years. Its vigorous vitality is rare. It truly confirms the spirit of Populus euphratica that "life is immortal for thousands of years, death is immortal for thousands of years, but the spirit of Populus euphratica is immortal for thousands of years".

Sacred tree

Located 1.5 kilometers south-west of the park, Asdun Tree has a history of 200 years. It is about 30 meters high and 9.2 meters long at the bottom of the trunk. According to the local old man, the tree grew from a stump blocked at the mouth of the river. Someone once used the trunk of the tree to boil water and drink. As a result, it died of terminal illness. Therefore, it has been cared for by the local people for generations and is respected as a "holy tree".

Elaeagnus angustifolia corridor

In 1970, a group of Shanghai Zhiqing planted about 2 kilometers of Elaeagnus angustifolia shelter forest here. Nowadays all Elaeagnus angustifolia trees grow on one side, forming an arc corridor naturally. Every April, the whole park is full of Elaeagnus angustifolia. The formation of this arc-shaped Elaeagnus angustifolia corridor has always been a mystery. It seems that the educated youth take root in the frontier from the prosperous city, persevering and fearless dedication.

Lake Island

Mongolian yurts, Huxinting Pavilion and chess and card rooms are built in Huxin Island, which can accommodate 200 people for meeting, leisure and entertainment at the same time.

Hetian Jade is well-known all over the world, and its comparable Kunlun Jade is found all over the river beach and Gobi around the poplar forest. Jade mining has become one of the means of livelihood handed down from generation to generation by local people. Continuing up to now, if you can experience it personally, you can also be intoxicated with nature and appreciate all kinds of customs.

This is a happy zoo, larks sing, eagles circling, cuckoo sounds, there are wild ducks, yellow gulls, turtledoves, pheasants, wild free to play a golden lake poplar landscape symphony. With the construction of forest parks based on natural and ecological conservation development, it has become a habitat for wild geese, grey cranes, egrets and wild ducks, which have been far away for many years.

This is a natural water paradise. The unique landform of the primitive Populus euphratica forest surrounded by water has been created by the ingenious workmanship of nature, which makes the forest in the depths of the Gobi better preserved in the forest. The lakes and ponds formed naturally in the forest are lined by the water and green, which constitute the unparalleled affinity between human beings and nature in the northwest frontier fortress.

Eyes full of green harvest, thousands of golden waves rolling, symbolizing the harvest, indicating wealth of the golden poplar, is her experience of difficult and precious storms, endless beautiful legends, greeting a new round of protection, development, looking forward to cherishing her people, bring her new hope and vitality, golden poplar, wonderful life, to realize your golden dream.

Major tourist attractions

Overview: Kashgar City is located in the middle and upper part of Kashgar Oasis in the western part of South Xinjiang. East and West are bordered by Shufu County; north by Gumatag Mountain, adjacent to Kizil Sukherz Autonomous Prefecture; south by Shule County across the river. It covers a total area of 965 square kilometers and has a population of more than 220,000, of which nearly 180,000 people live in cities. Kashgar City is located in the central region of Eurasia and Asia. It belongs to the flood plain of the Kashgar River Basin in the middle reaches of the Kizil River. The topography of the city is high in the north and low in the south, with the highest altitude of 1502 meters and the lowest altitude of 1264 meters. The Kizil River, flowing along the southern side of the city, runs 14 kilometers and has an annual runoff of 2.059 billion cubic meters. The Tuman River, which is composed of springs, runs from west to east across the northern part of the city, and finally to south into the Kizil River, with an annual runoff of 126 million cubic meters. The city is located on the commercial port between the two rivers. It is high in the middle and west of the city and inclines to the north, South and east.

Kashgar has a long history and rich humanities. There are many ancient tombs and buildings of Islam and Buddhism, which show rich cultural and historical connotations. Because it is in the oasis of the desert, the natural landscape is also quite unique. As for the unique customs and customs of Gurbang Festival, Meatzi Festival and Biaoyang Festival, it is also known for its speed. These provide favorable conditions for the development of tourism in Kashgar. Major tourist attractions in Kashgar include the Tomb of the Fragrant Princess, Stone City, Etigal Mosque, etc.