Apr, May, Jun, Oct
Depart from Hatano Station at 8:00. Take a bus or car to Yabitsu Touge (Yabitsu Pass) ~ Mt. Togatake (1,491m) ~ Mt. Tanzawa (1,567m)
~6 hours hiking
Overnight at Miyama Huts
Mt. Tanzawa (1,567m) ~Mt. Hirugatake (1,672m) ~ Mt. Hinokiboramaru (1,601m)
Take a bus to the station.
~8 hours hiking
Return to Shin Matsuda Station at 4PM
Hatano Station (Odakyu Line) at 8:00 am
1 night at Miyama Huts on Mt. Tanzawa, ￥8,000 (including dinner and breakfast.)
I have enjoyed climbing mountains since I was a high school boy. Since then, I've also lived and worked in the Netherlands for 10 years and in the US for 7 years, where I have enjoyed climbing in the alps and in the Yosemite, and ski mountaineering in the alps.
After my return to Japan, I rediscovered the beauty of Japan's nature and its mountains. I would be very happy to share this with you, not only through climbing, but together with good local sake and food, and some photography under the stars.
I guide through the season, and my favourite mountains are my local mountains that are in Tanzawa area as well as Hakkoda in Aomori, in the North. My passion also includes photography. I will be able to give you lots of tips on mountain photography even if only have smartphone or compact digital cameras.
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