Nanxi Earthquake Lakes

Nanxi Earthquake Lakes (中文版:楠西堰塞湖群) are a group of three consecutive lakes in Tainan, Nanxi District. The road to the lakes is covered in overgrowth and tall grass. Wearing boots and jeans will make it considerably easier. Lakes one and two are the largest, while lakes two and three are connected by a short canal. All three lakes are very deep.

Lake number 1, 6500 square meters.

  • Nanxi Earthquake Lake #1, August 17th, 2016
  • Nanxi Earthquake Lake #1, August 17th, 2016
  • Nanxi Earthquake Lake #1, August 17th, 2016
  • Nanxi Earthquake Lake #1, August 17th, 2016

Lake number 2, 6300 square meters.

  • Nanxi Earthquake Lakes #2? August 17th, 2016
  • Nanxi Earthquake Lakes #2? August 17th, 2016
  • Nanxi Earthquake Lakes #2? August 17th, 2016
  • Nanxi Earthquake Lakes #2? August 17th, 2016
  • Nanxi Earthquake Lakes #2? August 17th, 2016
  • Nanxi Earthquake Lakes #2? August 17th, 2016
  • Nanxi Earthquake Lakes #2? August 17th, 2016
  • Nanxi Earthquake Lakes #2? August 17th, 2016
  • Nanxi Earthquake Lakes #2? August 17th, 2016
  • Nanxi Earthquake Lakes #2? August 17th, 2016
  • Nanxi Earthquake Lakes #2? August 17th, 2016
  • Nanxi Earthquake Lakes #2? August 17th, 2016

Lake number 3, 2700 square meters.

  • Nanxi Earthquake Lake #3? August 17th, 2016
  • Nanxi Earthquake Lake #3? August 17th, 2016
  • Nanxi Earthquake Lake #3? August 17th, 2016
  • Nanxi Earthquake Lake #3? August 17th, 2016

Nanxi Earthquake Lakes
Tainan City, Nanxi District
楠西岩石湖群
台南市楠西區
GPS:
Parking: 23.12749, 120.51206
Lake #2: 23.12634, 120.51095
Detailed Map: https://goo.gl/Xv6hYl



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.