Jigme Dorji Wangchuck National Park is the second largest park established in 1974 and
named after His Majesty the third King of Bhutan, Jigme Dorji Wangchuck with an
area of 4316 square kilometers. The park occupies whole Gasa County and parts
of Punakha, Thimphu and Wangdue Phodrang provinces ranging elevation from 1400
to 7000 meters, sub tropical to alpine region. The park is home for 37 species
of mammals including endangered ones; Takin, Clouded leopard, snow leopard,
Indian leopard, musk deer, sambar, barking deer, red panda, Himalayan black
bear, marmot, and many more.