The Xueshan Range is located to the northwest of the Central Range and runs from north...
The Xueshan Range is located to the northwest of the Central Range and runs from northeast to southwest. It starts in the north at Cape Santiago in Gongliao District, New Taipei City, and ends in the south at Zhuoshui Mountain located on the north bank of the Zhuoshui River in Mingjian Township, Nantou County. It’s around 260 kilometers in length and 28 kilometers in width. The Range contains 20 top-100 peaks and is the northernmost range in Taiwan. Its well-known top-100 peaks include Xueshan, Dabajian Mountain, Pintian Mountain, Dasyueshan, and Dajian Mountain. The highest peak is Xueshan main peak (3,886 meters), which is the second highest peak in Taiwan.