Jim Corbett National Park Is the oldest National Park in India . Jim Corbett National Park is established in 1936 , as Hailey National Park to protect the endangered species of Bengal Tiger. After the india’s independence the park was named as Ramganga National Park but after in 1956 it was named after jim Corbett-the famous hunter who played a major role in establishment of the park
It is located in the district of Nainital, jim Corbett National Park is a perfect place for nature lovers. It contains 488 different species of plants and a diverse variety of fauna. The whole extent of the park is divided into four different zones called Bijrani, Dhikala, Jhirna and Durgadevi zones spread over an area of 520 square kilometres.
Corbett National Park Information
Established in: 1936 (as national park)
Location: Spread in Nainital and Pauri District,Ramnagar Town, Uttarakhand, India
Area: 1318.54 sq km
Altitude: 385 m - 1100 m above MSL
Temperature: 4°C in winter to 42°C during summer
Best Time: 15th November to 15th June
Corbett National Park Area: 520 Square kilometers
Corbett Tiger Reserve Area: 1318 Square kilometers
Altitude: 385-1100 m above mean sea level
Annual rainfall: 1400-2800 mm.
Temperature range: 4 degrees Celsius winter to 42 degrees Celsius during summer
Best Season: November to June