Elephant Hill (象山)
Location: Black Dragon Pool Park on the northeast outskirts of Lijiang
Summit Elevation: 2,708 meters
Summary: Elephant Hill--perfect for a quick walk or mini-ascent near downtown Lijiang (丽江市). Make your way to Black Dragon Pool Park (黑龙潭公园), a 10-minute walk north of the Old Town (古城) waterwheels. Multiple paved paths allow for up to a half day of hiking. Happily, a guidebook is available online.