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Yuanyang Springs Scenic Area

     Yuanyang springs scenic area is located near the county town of Fengshan, which is composed of two sub-scenic areas of Yuanyangdong and Chuanlongyan, their geosites are mainly distributed in Qiaoyin underground drainage area, including Yuanyangdong, Yuanyang springs, Liangfengdong, Sicily cave, Yunfengdong, Poxiandong, Heidong, Liangdong, Chuanlongyan, Shuiliandong, Ren’an fengcong, Fengcheng polje and Songren polje, as well as some through caves in the fengcong hill looking like moon and elephant trunk.

     Yuanyang springs are also named as male and female springs, and 1.5km away from Fengcheng town in the east, and perennial springs, one is blue in the south and the other green in the north, with an elevation of 495m and 20m in distance, it was praised as the top of “The Eight Scenic Spots” in the past. The origin of water colour difference and the origin of the water is unknown. The cave-diving exploration didn’t find any ongoing subterranean cave under the water and the chemical analyses couldn’t explain the colour difference.

     The two springs confluence after 20m away from their outlets and become the headwater of Jiuqu River. The word of YUANYANG LAKE was embodied in “Ci Hai” dictionary in 1945.

 



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