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82 mi 132 km of trail 6 Recommended Routes

Gems 4 Gems Easy Trails 3 Trails Intermediate Trails 17 Trails Hard Trails 13 Trails
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gem Favorite Snow monkeys taking onsen.

Jigokudani Monkey Park

(2) Nakano, JP
gem Favorite Grab a grilled fish from the Myojin Pond Lodge

Myojin Pond

(1) Toyoshina, JP
gem Favorite Lower Kirifuri-no-taki Falls

Kirifuri-no-taki Falls

(1) Nikkō, JP
gem Favorite Looking off toward Mt. Fuji from the top of the observation tower at the top of Mt. Ogusu.

Mt. Ogusu Summit

(2) Yokosuka, JP

Recommended Routes in Japan - 6

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Favorite Lots of stairs help with the steep incline of this mountain.
Intermediate/Difficult

Mt. Nabewari and Mt. Tounodake

13.3 mi 21.5 km 4,624' Up 1409.36 m Up 4,642' Down 1414.75 m Down

Hadano, JP
Favorite First viewpoint on the trail.
Intermediate/Difficult

Nakahechi Imperial Route

46.5 mi 74.9 km 12,975' Up 3954.76 m Up 12,090' Down 3684.91 m Down

Tanabe, JP
Favorite Myojin Bridge
Intermediate

Kamikochi Trail

4.4 mi 7.2 km 236' Up 71.92 m Up 237' Down 72.24 m Down

Toyoshina, JP
Favorite View from the middle peak
Difficult

Mikuradake

2.2 mi 3.6 km 1,433' Up 436.87 m Up 1,431' Down 436.16 m Down

Ōno-hara, JP
Favorite View of Mt Fuji from Takanosu Summit
Difficult

Nippara 日原 to Mt Takanosu 鷹ノ巣山 to Hara 原

7.0 mi 11.3 km 3,748' Up 1142.37 m Up 3,973' Down 1210.89 m Down

Chichibu, JP
Favorite Enjoy this view on the way back to Sanpoji.
Easy

Shakuji-koen Loop

2.0 mi 3.2 km 85' Up 25.95 m Up 86' Down 26.17 m Down

Wako, JP

Trails in Japan - 27

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9.1 mi 14.7 km #1Nakahechi Imperial Route - Koguchi to Nachi Taisha
Intermediate/Difficult
Shingū, JP
Intermediate/Difficult
Shingū, JP
10.5 mi 16.9 km #2Nakahechi Imperial Route Section 1: Takijiri-oji to Chikatsuyu…
Intermediate/Difficult
Tanabe, JP
Intermediate/Difficult
Tanabe, JP
15.2 mi 24.4 km #3Nakahechi Imperial Route - Chikatsuyu to Hongū
Intermediate/Difficult
Tanabe, JP
Intermediate/Difficult
Tanabe, JP
2.4 mi 3.8 km #4Higashi-Zushi to 乳頭山
Difficult
Zushi, JP
Difficult
Zushi, JP
8.0 mi 12.9 km #5Nakahechi Imperial Route - Ukegawa to Koguchi
Intermediate/Difficult
Shingū, JP
Intermediate/Difficult
Shingū, JP
1.2 mi 1.9 km #6Trail B
Difficult
Ōno-hara, JP
Difficult
Ōno-hara, JP
1.6 mi 2.6 km #7Mt. Ogusu from Maedagawa
Intermediate
Yokosuka, JP
Intermediate
Yokosuka, JP
1.5 mi 2.4 km #8Minoo Waterfall
Easy
Mino, JP
Easy
Mino, JP
2.3 mi 3.7 km #9Zushi to Kamakura
Difficult
Zushi, JP
Difficult
Zushi, JP
2.0 mi 3.3 km #10Higashi-Zushi to Futakoyama
Difficult
Zushi, JP
Difficult
Zushi, JP
2.7 mi 4.3 km #11Kamakura North Side
Difficult
Zushi, JP
Difficult
Zushi, JP
1.5 mi 2.5 km #12Shindainichi Trail
Very Difficult
Hadano, JP
Very Difficult
Hadano, JP
2.4 mi 3.9 km #13Mt. Takanosu Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Chichibu, JP
Intermediate/Difficult
Chichibu, JP
1.6 mi 2.5 km #14Mt. Takanosu to Kayanokiyama Trail
Intermediate
Chichibu, JP
Intermediate
Chichibu, JP
3.5 mi 5.6 km #15Mt Takao from Sagamiko (West Approach)
Intermediate
Uenohara, JP
Intermediate
Uenohara, JP
1.7 mi 2.7 km #16Kuratosan Trail
Intermediate
Ōme, JP
Intermediate
Ōme, JP
1.4 mi 2.3 km #17Kayanokiyama to Kuratosan Trail
Intermediate
Ōme, JP
Intermediate
Ōme, JP
2.0 mi 3.3 km #18Inariyama Trail
Intermediate
Hachiōji, JP
Intermediate
Hachiōji, JP
0.9 mi 1.4 km #19Nangokaminoyama Park to Futakoyama Lookout
Difficult
Zushi, JP
Difficult
Zushi, JP
2.6 mi 4.1 km #20Trail
Easy
Hannō, JP
Easy
Hannō, JP
0.8 mi 1.2 km #21Death Canyon
Intermediate
Mino, JP
Intermediate
Mino, JP
0.9 mi 1.4 km #22Mt. Ogusu from Yoko-Yoko
Difficult
Yokosuka, JP
Difficult
Yokosuka, JP
2.6 mi 4.1 km #23Nabewariyama Trail
Difficult
Hadano, JP
Difficult
Hadano, JP
1.8 mi 2.9 km #24Nabewariyama to Tounodake Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Hadano, JP
Intermediate/Difficult
Hadano, JP
0.1 mi 0.1 km #25A-B Connector
Very Difficult
Ōno-hara, JP
Very Difficult
Ōno-hara, JP
0.9 mi 1.4 km #26Tounodake to Shindainichi Trail
Intermediate
Hadano, JP
Intermediate
Hadano, JP
0.9 mi 1.5 km #27Trail A
Very Difficult
Ōno-hara, JP
Very Difficult
Ōno-hara, JP

Photos of Japan - 75

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Beautiful view of Mount Fuji right before a stunning sunset in the fall. This view is from the Panorama Dai by Lake Shoji, to get there take the intermediate 60 to 80 min hiking trail next to the Yamada Hotel.
Nov 22, 2017 near Fujikaw…, JP
Lots of stairs help with the steep incline of this mountain.
Jun 1, 2017 near Hadano, JP
Myojin Bridge
Jul 25, 2017 near Toyoshina, JP
Skipping rocks
Jul 25, 2017 near Toyoshina, JP
View of Mt Fuji from Takanosu Summit
Dec 1, 2016 near Chichibu, JP
Deep rolling hills disappear in the distance.
Jun 18, 2020 near Shingū, JP
First viewpoint on the trail.
Jun 18, 2020 near Tanabe, JP
Mount Fuji is as so popular that you'll see people from 8 to 79 years old like those two on the right! Yet, this mountain is equally challenging for everyone! What are you waiting for?
Nov 22, 2017 near Fujikaw…, JP