Recommended places for planting trees and having outings in Chongqing
CHONGQING (CQNEWS) -- Since everything has gone green in the Spring and March 12th was Arbor Day, do you have a tree planting or outing plan? The followings are some places recommended for both tree planting and outings.
Voluntary Tree Planting Base at Fenghuang Town, Shapingba 沙坪坝·凤凰镇义务植树基地
Fenghuang Town is a famous tree planting site in Chongqing. Both individuals and teams can plant trees there. Many varieties of trees and a large area make this an attractive site. In addition to tree planting, you can view flowers there. With lots of recreation facilities for children, it is a place suitable for family trip. Children can have fun and learn there.
Location: Fenghuang Flower Sea, Nanba Village, Fenghuang Town, Shapingba
Area: 200 mu
Varieties of trees: goldenrain tree, osmanthus fragrans, photinia serrulata, yulan, etc.
Voluntary Tree Planting Base at Jiandao Mountain, Jiulongpo 九龙坡·尖刀山义务植树基地
Quiet and secluded, with beautiful scenery, Jiandao Mountain is a good place for climbing and picnicking in spring. Without crowds of people, you can enjoy the quiet time and plant trees there, immersed in the fragrance of nature.
Location: Meitangou, Huayan, Jiulongpo
Area: 50 mu
Varieties of trees: camphor, goldenrain.
Voluntary Tree Planting Base at Tieshanping, Jiangbei 江北·铁山坪义务植树基地
A half hour's drive from downtown, Tieshanping is a famous place for springtime outings. The red plum and Chinese flowering crabapple are blossoming now. There are pinewoods along the road from Tieshan Square to the highest Yuling Square and there is also an area perfect for taking wedding photos. Your family, company or school can organize tree planting activities there. After planting, people can climb the mountain and dine on Sichuan Pepper Chicken there.
Location: Tieshanping Forest Park, Jiangbei
Area: 200 mu
Varieties of trees: masson pine, cinnamomum pedunculatum, camphor tree, etc.
Voluntary Tree Planting Base at Liangfengya, Nan’an 南岸·凉风垭义务植树基地
Located east of the University of Posts and Telecommunications, Liangfengya gained its name for the cool breeze all the year around. Enjoying the sunshine in the breeze is best in spring. Many students plant trees there. Go there to plant a tree, plant your dream and hope.
Location: 100m after entering Nanshan Gongyuan Road
Area: 40 mu
Varieties of trees: oriental cherry, Phoebe zhennan
Voluntary Tree Planting Base at Forest Park, Dadukou 大渡口·森林公园义务植树基地
Beside the Dadukou Forest Park, this area attracts many people to plant trees every spring. You can mark your tree with a red ribbon so as to weed and apply fertilizer later and witness its growth.
Location: bedside Dadukou Forest Park
Area: 8 mu
Variety of tree: peach
(Translated by Ma Shuangshuang, Fathom Language Limited)