Mount Siguniang is well known as the “Oriental Alps” and called as Siguniangshan in Chinese, literally mean “Four Sisters Mountain”. It is located in Rilong Town, Xiaojin County, Aba Tibetan & Qiang Autonomous Prefecture, Sichuan Province, China.
In 2006, Mount Siguniang National Park which is part of Sichuan Giant Panda Sanctuaries have been declared as Unesco Heritage Site.
As its name, Mount Siguniang encompassed of four peaks, Dafeng (5025m), Erfeng (5276m), Sanfeng (5355m) and Yaomeifeng (6250m).
DAFENG PEAK HIKE
For the hike, we will attempt to summit the Older Sister Peak or in Chinese translated as “Dafeng”. The trail start at Changping Village, go thru Haizi Valley and all the way to the basecamp just under the summit.
We will spend three days in the mountain. On day 1, we hike to our first campsite next to Da Haizi Lake. The next day we continue to hike to the basecamp. On the last day, we will make an early morning summit attempt and by afternoon we will descend to Changping Village.