Mount Akagi, Mount Haruna, Mount Myōgi, Mount Nikkō-Shirane, and Mount Asama are some of the most important mountains in Gunma, a stunning prefecture in the Kantō region of Japan. Three rivers also meander through the lands of this stunning location. Snowshoeing in Gunma is a unique experience that allows you to discover the breathtaking landscapes of the region. Additionally, the region is also known for its hot springs, perfect to recover in after a long day in the mountains!
In the mountains, summer is mild with cold nights. In the winter, temperatures drop dramatically and there is a lot of snowfall.
Gunma is around 100 km away from the capital, Tokyo and it takes 50 minutes to get there from Tokyo by shinkansen.
For snowshoeing, the winter months between December and March.
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