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Fantastic Trial

The trial is consisted of 6 sections, each section has its own attraction. It took me 3 days to... read more

Reviewed June 27, 2018
SHU F
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Ipswich, United Kingdom
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Best Woodland Ridge Walk Trail in Japan

I was fortunate to be a member of the first group of Canadian's to walk this trail mid October... read more

Reviewed April 3, 2016
Terry_Barb
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Canmore, Canada
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Jun 27, 2018
“Fantastic Trial ”
Apr 1, 2017
“amazing”
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The Shin-etsu Trail runs for 80 kilometers along the border between Nagano and Niigata Prefectures, following the path of the Sekida Mountain ridge. The forests are perhaps best known for their beech trees. Tall, well-shaped beech trees form a...more
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1571-17 Teruoka | Nabekura Plateau, Iiyama 389-2601, Nagano Prefecture
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Reviewed June 27, 2018 via mobile

The trial is consisted of 6 sections, each section has its own attraction. It took me 3 days to complete the whole, absolutely enjoyed. I started from the end of section 6 at the entrance of Mt Amamizu then walked through forests, hills, wetlands, lakes,...More

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Reviewed April 1, 2017

We were able to access Trails 14 and 15 of the Shin-etsu trails from behind the closed-for-the-season Togari Onsen Ski Resort. The mountain forest trails were good and the views of mountain streams and waterfalls, residual snow banks, tall cedars, Spring camellias and just experiencing...More

Thank KLsWanderlust
Shinetsu_Trail_club, 広報担当マネージャー at Shin-etsu Trail, responded to this reviewResponded April 3, 2017

Dear KLsWanderlust Thank you for your comment. We are very glad that you came in springtime! Snow camellia is the official city flower of Iiyama City( 飯山市) In the fall, you can enjoy the brilliant colors of autumn leaves. We look forward to seeing you...More

Reviewed April 3, 2016

I was fortunate to be a member of the first group of Canadian's to walk this trail mid October 2016. The 8o km trail (hiked over 4 days) divides the Nagano and Niigata prefectures in northern Japan and is modern example of Shugendo - Japanese...More

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Shinetsu_Trail_club, 広報担当マネージャー at Shin-etsu Trail, responded to this reviewResponded April 4, 2016

Dear Terry Barb I really appreciate your comments. We are very happy that you enjoyed trekking in Shinetsu Trail. We'll let volunteers know that you praised our trail. Here in the spring, many kind of wild flowers bloom. We look foward to seeing you again...More

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