According to historical records, more than 4,000 years ago, Emperor Shun patrolled in the north, saw the grotesque and towering Mount Heng, and named it North Mount Heng, the lord of numerous mountains in the North. It includes Shanxi in the south, Hebei and Liaoning in the east, Yanmen in the west, Daijun in the north. A hundred and eight peaks stretch for hundreds of miles, undulating and lying across the North Great Wall. The main peak is located in the south of Hunyuan County, Shanxi Province, with an elevation of 2016.l meters. It is known as the "the north pillar" and "the famous mountain in the north frontier". It is a famous Taoist holy land and tourist attraction in China.
Beijing direction: Beijing Dalian Expressway - Hunyuan exit - Hengshan Mountain in Beiyue, Xuankong Temple.
Taiyuan direction: Universiade high speed - Hunyuan exit - Hengshan Mountain in Beiyue, Xuankong Temple.
Aviation: 60 kilometers away from beijiazao airport in Datong.
Climate: Hengshan is a mid temperate semi-arid continental monsoon climate with four distinct seasons. It is dry and windy in spring, warm and rainy in summer, short and clear and cool in autumn, long and cold and dry in winter, with an annual average temperature of 6.1 ℃.