The Taihang Mountains (太行山) are a mountain range running down the eastern edge of the Loess Plateau. Extending 400 km from north to south, the range has an average elevation of 1,500 to 2,000 metres. The main peak is Xiao Wutaishan (2,882 metres). The Loess Plateau is a plateau that covers an area of some 640,000 kmÂ² in the upper and middle parts of Chinas Yellow River. ...
The name of Shanxi Province, meaning "west of the mountains", derives from its location west of the Taihang Mountains. Shanxi (Chinese: å±±è¥¿; pinyin: ; Wade-Giles: Shan-hsi; Postal System Pinyin: Shansi) is a northern province of the Peoples Republic of China. ...
A Walk in the Taihang Mountains
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