Welcome to visit our website
Geological Scenic Spots in Main Peak Park Area---- Glacial Mortar of Jumping Fish Pool

This scenic spot is located in the Main Peak Park Area of Dabie Mountain (Linjiawan Village of Hepu Township of Luotian County), with an elevation of 181m and an area of 1km2. It belongs to structural geomorphologic landscape. The Glacial Mortars of Jumping Fish Pool are intensively distributed on the riverbed, the opening is small, the width is large and the bottom is flat. The caliber is within the range from 0.15m to 2m and the depth can reach 2m. The academic circles still have disputes on the causes of its formation and some geologists think that the caves on the riverbed are the potholes formed due to water flow erosion but not the real glacial mortars.

Ministry of Land and Resources P.R. ChinaDepartment of Land and Resources of Hubei ProvincePeople’s Government of HuanggangHuanggang Municipal Bureau of Land and ResourcesGlobal Geoparks NetworkNational Geopark of China The Geological Museum of ChinaHong Kong UNESCO Global GeoparkShennongjia Global GeoparkTianzhushan Global Geopark

Welcome to visit our Chinese website

Copyright 2012-2017 All Rights Reserved

Power by:jieking鄂东人才网

Huanggang Dabieshan National Geopark of Hubei
WeChat Public Platform
Mobile Web Site