Tongnim Falls in Sonchon

The waterfall is in the southern valley of Thae Peak in the northwest of Kogunyong-ri, Tongnim County, North Phyongan Province.

Its another name is Ok Falls as crystal-clear water falls down like a bead.

Above the falls there are the Ryong (dragon) Rock and Pyongphung (folding screen) Rock, and a rock looking like a horse saddle is seen below the falls.

Tongnim Falls

Pine, oak and maple trees grow around the rocks with their roots struck deep in the crevices of the rocks, adding beauty to the falls all the year round.

Though not so large, the falls was widely known not only for its beautiful scenery but also as a good place for douche.

(KCNA - February 8, 2021)

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