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Mountain Biking in Japan

Explore the growing number of mountain bike trails in Japan and enjoy the beautiful scenery and fascinating culture along the way.

Mountain biking has grown in popularity in Japan, especially in the Nagano region. There are now a number of mountain bike trails to choose from. These trails let you explore the stunning mountains of Japan, take you past historical landmarks and give you the dose of adventure you’re looking for.

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There are many reasons for choosing Mountain Biking in Japan

The snow begins to melt on the mountains in spring, revealing great mountain biking trails that take you around iconic mountains, lakes and interesting villages.


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How to get there

Fly to Tokyo then take a train to Nagano or any other destination

Best time to visit

Spring and summer are the best times to visit Japan for mountain biking


Japan has four seasons. Winter is pretty cold, summer gets quite hot whereas autumn and spring remain mild

More info about Mountain Biking in Japan:

One great area for Mountain biking is in Hakuba, just outside of Nagano city in the Japanese Alps. This is an awesome place to go as there are a number of bike parks that can be used in spring and summer. There’s something for all levels too. The trails here take you through awesome mountainous terrain on well-kept trails that take you through beautiful woods and mountains

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