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GURUN KUARI

Location:

Compartment 25, Gunung Jerai Forest Reserve.

3 km from Gurun or 35 km from Alor Setar.

Accessible by road.

Type of Forest:

Lowland Dipterocarp Forest.

Elevation : 150 - 200 m a.s.l.

Special Features:

A 15 m waterfall gives this site makes this site an ideal site for swimming and picnics.

There are rock walls ideal for adventurous outdoor activity.

This site is suitable as an educational and research forest.

A variety of flora and fauna of lowland dipterocarp forest such as meranti langgong, meranti tembaga and meranti melantai are found here.

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