Mount Karkom is the southern most mountain of Negev Highland that ends abruptly in the biblical Faran desert. Its height is moderate and the peak reaches hardly 842m .
Mount Karkom is not outstanding among the mountains region. It has a flat , table like, top and looks as a sleeping leopard and not ravishing as its holiness required. The dry desert around exposes the visitor to the torching sun that no one can hide from. The arid surroundings creates an environment that you can see and feel the godly powers. The holiness of Mount Karkom is felt everywhere it was used as holy pilgrimage site and contains 40,000 engraving spanning 5,000 years of history.
The gallery of Mount Karkom rockart is divided into 7 categories:
Mount Karkom extension looks as a sleeping leopard.
rockart ibex - the ultimate star of Mount Karkom rockart
rockart horse - the horse arrived to the desert and ignited the ancient imagination
rockart sky - rockart that were influenced by sky visions
rockart mithos - rockart that are connected to a myth
rockart pray - people are turning to the skies for answers
rockart script - rockart that contains ancient script mainly god name
rockart color - painted rockart to enhance the drama