mountain national park The Semien mountain national park located North of
Gonder is a magnificent landscape. It is the home to some rare mammal species
such as Gelada Baboon, Semien fox, Walia ibex, a goat found nowhere else in the
world and other birds and plant species.
The Semien mountain national park is a spectacular
place for trekking. The breathtaking view of the landscape shaped by nature is
massif. The main Ethiopian chain mountains and plateaus including the highest
point in Ethiopia Ras Dashen (4620) meters above sea level and some cliffs
reach about 1500m in height blessed the park an exceptional natural beauty. The
park lies about 179 square kilometer. It is UNESCO world heritage site.