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Address: Ashiyasu Ashikura, Minami Alps 400-0401, Yamanashi Prefecture

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Beautiful place to be at Minami Alps

I took a trip to Japan on early August 2015. The place has its own beauty and the trail to summit take me almost 8 hours. I started early at 5.30am and reach the summit Mt... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed September 8, 2015
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2015

I took a trip to Japan on early August 2015. The place has its own beauty and the trail to summit take me almost 8 hours. I started early at 5.30am and reach the summit Mt Kita-dake (3193m) by 2.00pm. The view cannot be described plus with clear weather but super hot (don’t forget to put some sun lotion). At... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

The mountain area around Mount Kita is one of the most popular in Japan. Access points for climbing are at Hirogawara to the east and Ryomata to the west. However,most people choose to climb from Hirogawara, where facilities are better. There are three main access routes to the summit of Mount Kita. The first starts out in Hirogawara and follows... More 

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