|Théniet El Had National Park|
Inside a forest within the park
|Peak||Ras el Braret|
|Elevation||1,787 m (5,863 ft)|
EL MEDDAD National Park in Algeria
|Location||Tissemsilt Province, Algeria|
|Nearest city||Théniet El Haâd|
|Area||36.16 km2 (13.96 sq mi)|
|Established||1983 (Protected from 1929)|
The Théniet El Had National Park is one of the 10 national parks of Algeria. It is located in Tissemsilt Province, named after Théniet El Haâd, a town near this park.
It has several forests, and it is located in the foothills of the highest peak (1.985 meter/ 6.512 feet high) of the Ouarsenis mountain chain in the Tell Atlas; home to a diversified flora and fauna. The park is a popular hiking destination for many Algerians.
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