The name of Gubongsan Mountain originated from the fact that there are nine peaks in the Mountain. The mountain is surrounded by Seogu districts of Daejeon city: Kwanjeo-dong, Gasuwon-dong, Goagok-dong, Heuseok-dong, and Bonggok-dong.
Local buses, number 1, number 201, and number 202 start from the Daejeon Station and take you to the Seo Daejeon IC. After getting off there, you may cross the road to the entrance of Kwanjeogo village. Going straight from there to the Gubong farm parking lot, you will arrive at the entrance of Gobongsan Mountain.
Trail route: follow the left trail toward Gobongsan from the Gubong farm parking lot. When you reach the Gubong Pavilion, descend toward the Seongeh nursing home. Observe the wooden viaduct and the steel bridge on the way to Gubong pavilion. From Gubong Peak Pavilion, you can look over the city of Daejeon.