Meaning: Filial piety and honor (poles signifying
With the theme of filial piety and honor appeared
in the legend of Giljanggun, it gives a symbolic meaning
that tourists make poles signifying prayer to pray children's
pass (entrance exam to university, employment etc.).
Process of forest preserve
2. Sacrificial service
3. Felling: Thinning out
4. Wooden mark: Human stick
5. Downhill: Way of logs
6. Stacking on the ground
7. Carrying wood: Carrying trees with a shoulder
8. Stacking on house ranch
9. Making a raft of logs
10. River sacrificial service
As what we can feel exquisiteness of the life
of mountain valley, there is the experience of forest
preserve. Through this, tourists can understand the
lives of mountain village people. However it is hard
to reproduce traditional forest preserve experiences
in current circumstance as the same, so we recreated
it as more modern style. Among whole forest preserve
procedures, we reorganized it with addition of mountain
sacrificial service, felling, downhill, carrying logs,
and partaking of sacrificial food and drink.
2. Jaebok forest preserve ground
1. Sacrificial service: Hanging wish messages onto
Sacrificial atmosphere is made by Giljanggun,
totem poles meaning wealth and fortune (made of stone
or wood) and poles signifying prayer and it is progressed
as the form to insert paper on which people’s wishes
are written into the straw festoons of shrines
2. Felling: Trimming twigs/ stacking woods onto a
Pre-selected men in advance of progress of
the program experience trimming twigs with saws and
women and children experience to gather twigs and dry
branches by using rakes due to the problems of safety.
3. Downhill: Sending logs far /Way of logs
This is the experience for about 4 people to
draw a log for a certain distance (about 10m) by hanging
ropes to it.
The game rule is that people make up a team and the
team to draw the log first is win. And the winner team
gets the gift of farming products produced there.
4. Carrying logs: Carrying trees with a shoulder
pole (village people)/ Carrying a A-frame carrier
In the event of carrying logs, tourists experience
to carry twigs firewood (Madlgari) by using individual
A-frame carrier. At this time, the A-frame carriers
are divided into for adults and for children. Village
people will reproduce traditional carrying logs work,
so tourist will not have difficulties to understand
the traditional culture.
5. Partaking of sacrificial food and drink: Making
fire in the furnace and baking food.
This is the ground that people pray good fortune
with partaking food after finishing forest preserve
They use the twigs gathered from the felling
site by stacking them through carrying logs work in
a separately prepared site and they make a fire in the
stove and bake and eat sweet potatoes and potatoes etc.