Conquer the striking Mount Tsubakuro that stands among the Northern Alps on the Japanese island of Honshu. Full of color and life, hiking to the summit presents incredible views in what is a relatively non-technical climb. Visit during the warmer months between the end of June and September for ideal hiking conditions.
Located in the region of Nagano, in the center of the island of Honshu, Mount Tsubakuro is part of the Hida Mountains, also known as the Northern Alps. The scenic peak lies within the Chubu-Sangaku National Park, which was established all the way back in 1934. Its white granite rock makes it shine on sunny days, cultivating the nickname the Queen of the Northern Alps.
The region receives heavy snowfall in winter, while in summer it receives a mild and cool climate.
Visit during the warmer months between June and September for ideal hiking conditions.
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