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Pa Hin Ngam National Park Initially, Lan Hin Ngam was known by local villager. However, in 1985 ( B.E. 2528 ), when Thep Sathit District Officer and Thep Sathit District Forest Officer surveyed and discovered of natural rock

garden, which was very beautiful. They thought it should be conserved for tourism and recreation.

Therefore, they presented document to the Royal Forest Department in order to set a national

park. On the 10th October 1986 ( B.E. 2529 ) this area was declared as Pa Hin Ngam Forest

Park, with the area of 10km2.

In 1993 ( B.E. 2536 ), the Royal Forest Department surveyed the area near by and found that 80km2

of surrounding forest is still fertilizing. Therefore, due to its fertile forest and fascinating features

this Forest Park was designated a national park on the 19th September 1994 ( B.E. 2537 ).

The area consists of mountain range which has mountains, such as Pung Haui Mountain, about

200-800 meters above sea level. In geology class, the area divides into Phupan Rock, Prawihan

Rock and Phu Kradaung Rock which are the rock, about 180 - 230 million years ago, of Jurassic

and Triassic era. Also, the area is the source of water of She River’s area and Sonthi River which

empty into Parsak River.

Climate Flora and Fauna

The forest is semi-evergreen forest mixed with deciduous forest. The

main plants are Siamese sal, ingyin, Burmese ebony, Lithocarpus

collettii A. Camus, Payom ( a kind of Dipterocarpaceae ), pride of India,

San ( a kind of Dilleniaceae ) etc.

Animals found are barking deer, wild boar, hare, pangolin, porcupine,

bamboo rat, palm civet, squirrel, monkey etc.

No. visitors of Pa Hin Ngam National Park : 81,460     

Last Update :  7 Sep 2010     

Pa Hin Ngam National Park

P.O.Box 2, Thep Satid Post  Amphur Thep Sathit   Chaiyaphum   

Thailand 36230Tel. 0 4489 0105   Fax 0 4489 0105  

E-mail hinngam07_np@yahoo.com

Chaiyaphum Province, Page 13a, Pictures of  Pa Hin Ngam National Park
Chaiyaphum Province, Page 13, Pa Hin Ngam National Park
Chaiyaphum Province, Page 13, Pa Hin Ngam National Park
Chaiyaphum Province, Page 13, Pa Hin Ngam National Park