Huirisan Mountain, which is covered entirely by black pine trees, is considered one of the 8 scenic spots of Seocheon, which attests to how much it is appreciated by the residents of the county. In the forest, there are emissions of aromatic substances, which are namely phytoncides and terpenes, from the black pines trees. They have a pleasant scent and antimicrobial effects, and they also help relieve stress and offer health benefits such as healing of the mind, body and soul. The Huirisan Recreational Forest has been in operation since its opening in 1999, and it has been gaining fame as the one and only black pine recreational forest in the country.
Huirisan is situated close to the sea and coastline, where people can enjoy sunbathing and swimming and explore the tidal flats. This is why it is a popular vacation spot for families and couples. Above all, it attracts visitors with the seafood center at the Seocheon Market, where they can purchase wild fish and other fresh seafood including shellfish, crustacean, sea cucumbers and sea squirts caught from the sea of Seocheon.