Fuxing Landslide Lake

Fuxing Landslide Lake (中文版:復興堰塞湖) is a deep lake in Kaohsiung, Taoyuan District. It was formed by a landslide during Typhoon Marakot in 2009. When the lake is full it covers an area of 2.4 hectares. It's great for swimming but get's deep immediately. There are no shallow areas.

  • Fuxing Landslide Lake, 2017/2/26
  • Fuxing Landslide Lake, 2017/2/26
  • Fuxing Landslide Lake, 2017/2/26
  • Fuxing Landslide Lake, 2017/2/26
  • Fuxing Landslide Lake, 2017/2/26
  • Fuxing Landslide Lake, 2017/2/26
  • Fuxing Landslide Lake, 2017/2/26
  • Fuxing Landslide Lake, 2017/2/26
  • Fuxing Landslide Lake, 2017/2/26
  • Fuxing Landslide Lake, 2017/2/26
  • Fuxing Landslide Lake, 2017/2/26

The path to the lake is not well defined, with tall grass and dense undergrowth, which can be difficult to follow in parts. For those interested in a challenge though, it can be a very rewarding hike, which takes about 2 hours. Please refer to the map on this page for the easiest route to the lake.

  • Hike to Fuxing Lake, 2017/2/26
  • Hike to Fuxing Lake, 2017/2/26
  • Hike to Fuxing Lake, 2017/2/26
  • Hike to Fuxing Lake, 2017/2/26
  • Hike to Fuxing Lake, 2017/2/26
  • Hike to Fuxing Lake, 2017/2/26
  • Hike to Fuxing Lake, 2017/2/26
  • Hike to Fuxing Lake, 2017/2/26
  • Hike to Fuxing Lake, 2017/2/26
  • Hike to Fuxing Lake, 2017/2/26

Fuxing Landslide Lake is upstream from the Lakesi River Swimming Pools, you'll pass them on the way.

Fuxing Landslide Lake
Kaohsiung City, Taoyuan District
復興堰塞湖
高雄市桃源區
GPS:
Parking: 23.0938, 120.74153
Lake: 23.22682, 120.84096
Detailed Map: https://goo.gl/MFuuG4



The information on this page is for reference only. Your safety and following all the regulations in Taiwan are your own responsibility. For each outing, pay attention to the weather and do not go into the rivers after heavy rains or when there is a chance of heavy rain. Each person needs to prepare equipment and safety gear according to the conditions and their own abilities. Always look out for slippery surfaces, unstable ground, landslides and falling rocks. Be aware of the water depth, and be extra vigilant around fast flowing water. Be cautious you will have amazing adventures. Thank you for taking all your garbage out with you.