|National Energy-Spine Mountain-Mainline
now becoming a Long-Distance Hiking and
Pilgrimage Trail for 735km in South Korea
|Appointment as PR Ambassador of the Baekdu-daegan 2011
Baekdu-daegan Event at Mungyeong Pass June 10th 2010
and Articles in "Saram-gwa-San" Magazine July 2010
Ko Un's speech and interview
New booklet on Ancient Spiritual Forest Culture of the Baekdu-daegan
distributed at a U.N. Conference, October 2011
|Baekdu-daegan Trail Guidebook
"Hiking Korea’s Mountain Spine"
By Roger Shepherd and Andrew Douch, with David A. Mason
order one now -- click on the title above
|Past, Present and Future of Baekdu-san,
Korea’s Sacred Mountain
a new research book from the AKS
2010 October 15th article from The Korea Herald
|Publication of my research-paper on the Baekdu-daegan Region as a
fresh green pilgrimage-tourism destination by U.N. World Tourism Org
|Roger Shepherd explored some
Baekdu-daegan mountains in
North Korea -- KT article May 2011
Follow-up Report -- November 2011
Presentation to the RAS, November 2012
Roger Climbs Buk-Potae-san in 2017 !
article in Korean
|Click on this map to see a detailed enlargement of it.
|Summer 2013 New York Times travel article about Roger Shepherd
hiking the North Korean Baekdu-daegan!!
|Exhibit of Roger Shepherd's Photos of Baekdu-daegan Mountains North & South in the
Lobby of the National Assembly of Korea Opening Ceremony, Nov 6 2013
|Inclusion of Baekdu-daegan in a National Geographic
article on greatest global spiritual pilgrimage trails, 2017
|NEW BOOK December 2018 -- Photos and essays on exploring the North Korean
Baekdu-daegan mountains, by Roger Shepherd -- order a copy from his HikeKorea.com!!
AND -- 2019 Trekking Expeditions to Baekdu-san Highlands !!