Geomorphologic Resources of Tourism Landscape in Taihang Mountain Area
WU Chen (Institute of Geography, Hebei Academy of Sciences, Shijiazhuang 050011,China)
The geomorphology of tourism landscape in Taihang Mountain consists of three main types: deeply-cut river valley, towering mountainous regions and the summit terrace, and hillside between mountainous regions and river valley. It can make the tourist admire the peaceful, deep and primitive valley scenery, enjoy the colorful and vivid hilly view and drink in the summit sight with relaxed and happy feeling. It distributes at different altitudes like a S-N belt, and coincides with the geological structure and rainfall area in piedmont, Its form has close relation with the development of geomorphology since the Cenozoic Era in 55MaB.P.