@I like the feeling of achievement when reaching to the contact with nature, a forest bath, and a summit, and arriving at them, and I sometimes walks in the mountain.

Climbing

@*Mt.Sakado(634meters):It is a 20-minute walk from JR Joetsu Line Muikacho Station and arrives at Torisaka Shrine at the climbing mouth. Although it is a sudden climb, it walks on the pharmacist ridge course of the mountain trail which is maintained well though it arrives at Mt.Sakado summit where Sakado Castle's main stone exists. Sakado Castle is a large mountain castle located in Minamiuonuma City, with a main stone at the top of the mountain and a tomb of the residence at the foot of the mountain in the middle of the mountain, located across the Uonogawa River overlooking the Mikuni Highway. Known as Mr. Ueda Nagao Yukari castle, he is well-known as the castle of Nagao Masaki and Uesugi Shikabane. It is also a marriage destination of my sister Senkoin Uesugi Kenshin. Also Uesugi Scenic spot moved to Aizu and Mr. Mori switched to Echizo, it is known that Horinori was Sakado castle owner. There are large scale Horikiri in the main points of the Yamagami ridge, and Ishigaki remains in the eastern slope of "Honmaru". In the vicinity of the ridge extending southwest from the summit there is a trace of "Nishinomaru".(2019year 2nd of June)
@*Mt. Tunomure(576meters):I take a taxi from JR Kyudai line Bungomori station, arrive at a Sannomaru parking lot by 15 minutes and get off. I arrive at the inner citadel trace where it's in a mountain top via Ninomaru trace in 15 minutes on foot from there. Tunomura castle is known as the natural stronghold castle where it didn't give up in case of a war of Mr. Shimazu and Mr. Otomo in 1585-1586. Castle is surrounded by a small wooden stand at a steep steep rock face. A castle was repaired substantially when Takamasa Mouri enter into the castle in 1593. The remains for which it's left at present seem something in this time. In the Edo Period, Kurushima Yasuchika entered here from Iyo, a forest feudal clan is established, Mr. Kurushima built Kushima Jinya in the foot of a mountain because he didn't permit having a castle by 14,000 stones of small daimyo, and Tunomura castle was made a deserted castle. Kushima Jinya mark is maintained as Mishima park. (2019year 17th of May)
@*Asahiyama(785meters):It is a 60-minute walk from Nagano Shinkansen Nagano Station. I arrive at Asahiyama climbing mouth after passing through Asahiyama Kannondo. Asahiyama Castle is the castle which became the stage of "Battle of the Second Kawanakajima. Asahiyama is a mountain having a triangle rising behind the Nagano prefectural office in the west side of Nagano city area. On the east side of Asahiyama the hem Han River flows with a cliff, The southern side is a natural moat of Saikawa, it is a very tough location. Takeda Shingen who pulled Mr. Kurita, the host of Zenkoji to a friend has built castle to constrain Kawanakajima Advancement of Nagao Kagetora (Uesugi Kenshin). As opposed to opposition for several months, as a result of stalemate, a reunion was established by mediation of Imagawa Yoshimoto. It was thought that castle was a hurdle for Mr. Uesugi, even from the fact that the destruction of the castle was included in one of the cases at the time of this Article, and in 1557 years Kagetora rebuilt the castle. At present it is possible to check the remains such as masonry in the castle ruins.(2018year 23th of September)
@*Mt. Yamizo(1022meters):I get on a bus from JR Suigun Line Hitachi-Daigo Station for 45 minutes and I get off in a terminal and I climb the steep mountain path from Yamizo forest road entrances for two hours and arrive at the sun temple (21st bill place of the Bando 33 Kannon) at the eighth stage of Mt. Yamizo. After having prayed in a main shrine, I submit copying of a sutra of the Pajna-para-mita sutra that prepared and have a sealed letter in a copied sutra book. I arrive at Yamizo Peak Shrine in top of Mt. Yamizo (1,022 meters above sea level) for 30 minutes and take a souvenir picture afterwards. I can look at the Pacific from the top. I began visiting Bando 33 Kannon hallowed ground bill places using public transport (a train and bus) with Sugimoto Temple (first bill place) of Kamakura on November 3 and was able to come to the most barrier and the sun temple at last. The propagating Buddhism Great Teacher ticked away a Kannon with eleven faces in 807 year and did it with hallowed ground. It prospered very much in the Muromachi era, but it is said that it has become the small temple by the later fire and an anti-Buddhist movement of the Meiji era now. (2016year 5th of December)
@*Mt. Gagyu(687meters):I arrive at the outworks of a castle park from JR Takayama Line Takayama Station in a 25-minute walk and arrive at Mt. Gagyu mountaintop in a 15-minute walk. Takayama Castle was constructed on Mt. Gagyu mountain in 1444 through 1449 year by Noriyuki Tagayama who was a sub-military commissioner of Hida, and Geki Takayama did Zaicheng in 1504 through 1521 year. Nagachika Kanamori received a command of Hideyoshi in 1585 year, invaded and attacked, and he had Hida one country in the next year, and a main enclosure, the outworks of a castle were completed in 13 years from 1588 year until 1600 year, and outermost outworks were built in three years afterward by Yoshishige Kanamori. Takayama Castle is not the castle which gave top priority to a military function, it have a palace-like old castle form and what comprise a castle tower having two levels of appearance, structure on the inside the third floor features it and is placed early in castle history to be able to put it before Osaka Castle construction by Hideyoshi. A kitchen, bath, large hall, tea-ceremony room are located in a main enclosure, Tohoku gay quarters, middle section pleasure boat are located in the north behind the story area. And gay quarters, a moat, a stone wall, fieldwork remain as remains of an ancient structure. (2016year 6th of June)
@*Mt. Iwabitu(803meters):I arrive at up Chengkou from the JR Agatsuma Line Satohara station in a 30-minute walk and I walk 15 minutes from there to a main enclosure. Iwabitu castle is built in the ridge of 594m above sea level to increase northeast of Mt. Iwabitu. Main enclosure, second maru, Zhongcheng spreads out from the west, and there is the long-nosed goblin-maru northeast. It was constructed a castle early in the Kamakura era by Azuma Tarou. It became the place that Saito ruled over, and Shingen Takeda gave chief vassal Yukitaka Sanada an order for Iwabitu castle capture for Joshu aggression in 1563 year. The lord of a castle Motoi Saito benefited an impregnable castle and fought hard, but it fell and Shingen gave Yukitaka an order for the protection of Agatsuma-gun. Yukitaka died in 1574 year, and a sincerity net of the eldest child fitted into lord of Iwabitu castle, but third son, Masayuki of Yukitaka succeeded to the Sanadas because Nobutuna and Masateru brother were killed in action by a war of Nagashino in the next year. Eldest son Nobuyuki of Masayuki ruled. (2016year 13th of March)
@*Mt. Iwatono(634meters):I arrive at "the hall of the Mt. Iwadono contact" from JR East Chuo Main Line Otsuki Station in a 30-minute walk. Furthermore, it is in a 30-minute walk through Castle latticed shutter, guard station, thing reading-desk, riding ground, storehouse mansion, traces such as barracks, dried foss, well water, obi Kuo and arrives at the Iwadono mountain range top with a main enclosure sign, the smoke signal level trace. Iwadono Castle was built by Nobuari Oyamada who got the job as a chief vassal in influential local people of the worth to Takeda in 1532 year, and was known for outstanding staunchness. Oyamada fought against Takeda of the worth protection, but he is affiliated with Takeda with keeping the position of the feudal lord of the partial independence to possess the county in 1509 year and is given an important post, and he is the member of the Takeda 24 commander. When Nobunaga Oda invaded and attacked in worth in 1582 year, Nobushige Oyamada went over to Oda and prevented county income of Katsuyori Takeda who was going to escape from a new provincial castle to Iwadono Yamashiro alive. Katsusada at a loss for the advance killed himself. Nobushige Oyamada was executed as disloyalist. (2015year 20th of September)
@*Mt. Yougai(770 meters):It is 15 minutes by taxi from JR Chuo Main Line Kofu Station to the Mt. Yougai starting point of a mountain climb. It is a 40-minute walk from the starting point of a mountain climb to the mountaintop. A fort and the beacon level were built in Yougaisan Castle built in the Mt. Yougai as a filling castle of the Takeda building in 1520year of the Nobutora Takeda. Military commander Masashige Fukushima of the Imagawa group of Suruga attacked Kai and pressed Kofu for Suruga Province street in the same year, and Nobutora Takeda evacuated wife Ooi and expelled Fukushima group, but the wife Ooi delivered Harunobu Takeda in a castle. A passage to the main enclosure, a square, gay quarters, Horikiri, a crow's nest, wells of an ancient structure and the stone wall are remained. Katsuyori Takeda issued a carrier reminder and gave an order for repairing of Yougaisan Castle in 1576year. It seemed to become the abandoned castle after the Battle of Sekigahara of 1600year. (2015year 1st of June)
@*Mt, Takatori(583meters):Get off at Kintetsu train Yoshino Line Tsubosakayama Station, fall in "Tsubosaka Teraguchi" by Nara Kotsu bus for ten minutes and walk 90-minute. I walk the road of the uphill slope and arrive at Gohyaku Rakan. I continue climbing the road of meanders to Takatori Castle trace. Furthermore, there is a steep slope, and there is the point of a high step and arrives at a main enclosure trace. In the Takatori Castle, it is conveyed with an opening for Genko era two years (1332 year)of north and south morning service charges that Kunizumi Ochi constructed a castle in. Plottage was the widest among Yamashiro, and was built, and a castle tower and 29 oars of the white plaster coating seemed to be displayed in the going. (2014year 15th of December)
@*Mt. Tatechina(2530meters):I arrive at the parking lot of the Tatechina ranch from Chuo Expressway Suwa South IC by privately-owned car via National highway No. 152 in one hour. I change into mountain climbing shoes and start trampig over hills. I get down on artificial pond nature garden with the gondola lift of the Tatechina ranch and appear in front of Tatechina mountain cottage when I walk the mountain trail for approximately one hour 30 minutes. I climb it little by little while warning the steep slope where rocks piled up rumblingly. I arrive at the mountaintop for approximately 40 minutes and enjoy a vast panorama of 360 degrees to view Yatsugatake and the Japan Alps. An alpine plant makes it bloom in a gap of the lava, and the mountaintop part colors summer of Mount Tateshina in spite of being violent crater sign. After having taken a break, I dropped carefully and returned in the steep slope to Tatechina mountain cottage in the parking lot of the Tatechina ranch. (2014year 31th of August)
@*Mt. Fuji(3776meters):I arrive at the Kawaguchiko fifth stage by bus. I climbed the mountain trail of the lava grit with the falling rock prevention fence zigzag for five hours. I consumed dinner in a mountain hut at the eighth stage and took the nap. I climbed the Yoshida mouth mountain trail of the Iwao root slowly for five hours since middle of the night 23. I arrived at the Yoshida mouth top, and the east sky began to be dyed orange, and the morning sun rose on a sea of clouds. The descent from a mountain entered the way for exclusive use of a descent from a mountain cut to lava grit zigzag at the Yoshida mouth top and came back to the fifth stage on foot for five hours. (2014year 12th and 13th of July)
After going into the company, the No.1 mountain of Japan "Mt. Fuji" were climbed with the men of the same department of company. There were few plants and there were very many roads of a pebble or sand. However, the view when standing on Mt. Fuji and a summit truly was wonderful. (1971year)
@*Mt. Nantai(2,486meters):I take a "Yumoto Onsen going" bus from Tobu-Nikko Station for 50 minutes and get off in bus stop "Futara-san-jinja Shrine". I put an admission fee to a temple after an entry in the shrine office of Futara-san-jinja Shrine Chuguushi and I finally tramp over hills. I continue climbing steep Mountain climbing road to the mountaintop for three hours. I sometimes take a break in the middle of Mountain climbing road and it is healed by the view of Lake Chuzenji to see under eyes and gets spirit. I finish climbing Mountain climbing road and arrive at the top (2,486m) of Mt. Nantai and take a souvenir picture at the side of the image of a deity of Futara Big God tanding in the high place of the Futara-san-jinja Shrine deepest-placed shrine in a manly way. After having enjoyed the view of Nikko Mountains, I return by the route same as an outward trip. While a lot of rocky places of the immediate drop adopted a break moderately, I came back to Futara-san-jinja Shrine Chuguushi in two and a half hours. I could descend a mountain safely and did return to revenge oneself on in Futara-san-jinja Shrine Chuguushi. (2014year 1st of June)
@*Mt. Akagi(1,828meters):I arrived to Mt. Akagi visitor center by privately-owned car from Kanetsu Expressway "Maebashi IC". Mt. Akagi is a generic name of Mt. Kuroso and Mt. Komagatake. I change into mountain climbing shoes and go to Mt. Kuroso entrance. I arrive at Mt. Kurosa entrance after praying safely in Akagi Shrine. When I climb in forest for one hour, the blue surface of the water of Onuma glitters under eyes. I finish climbing the ridge way and arrive at the top (1,828m) of Mt. Kuroso and take a souvenir picture. After having enjoyed a view of Tanigawadake and Mt. Hotaka and Mt. Sukai, I climb the ridgeline gently back after going south and appear in the top of Mt. Komagatake. After having seen Mt. Kuroso from Mt. Komagatake, I suddenly dropped from the hillside after withdrawing gently and arrived at the Mt. Komagatake starting point of a mountain climb. (2014year 18th of May)
@*Iwamura Shiroyama(717meters):I arrived at the Iwamura history museum by car from Chuo Expressway "Ena IC" for 25 minutes. After having observed the front gate, the Hirashige gate, the drum oar at the foot and the restored feudal lord's house, I climbed a slope and the stairs to outermost outworks, the outworks of a castle, six setoffs, a main enclosure small back gate, a main enclosure via Ote-mon Gate of the Iwamura castle for 25 minutes. I descended a mountain after observing fortress, the dried rice cake storehouse and came back to the Iwamura history museum. The Iwamura Castle is located to 717m above see level. Chief vassal of Yoritomo Minamoto, Kagekado Kato is assigned to a lord of a manor of this ground in 1185, Toyama Kagetomo is constructed the Iwamura Castle in 1221. (2014year 21th of March)
@*Mt. Nasu (1,917meters):I went by bus from Kuroiso Station of JR Tohoku Main Line to Nasu ropeway Station and got off and got on the Nasu ropeway from foot of a mountain Station to mountaintop Station. The bus delayed in a traffic jam. I climbed the slope of the grit and stood in the top of Mt. Chausu (1,915m). There was a small Nasudake Shrine in the top and prayed safely. After having enjoyed the prospects from the top, I went down the crater edge and arrived at the refuge hut and ate "the rice ball" and took a break. I climbed the slope of the rock and arrived at the top of Mt. Asahi (1,896m). After having surveyed Mt. Chausu and Mt. ThreeSpear (1,917m) from here, I returned to refuge hut and crossed the middle of Mt. Chausu horizontally. I went down through the neighborhood of the fumarole that smoked lively and came back to mountaintop Station of the Nasu ropeway. (2013year 14th of October)
@*Mt.Hatimantai (1,613meters):I got on a bus at JR Tohoku Shinkansen Morioka Station and got off a bus at a reward mountain pass. I looked at Mt.Motsuko (1,578m) which showed off a tetrahedron and Mt.Iwate (2,038m) from the reward mountain pass. I arrived at the Mt.Hachimantai top (1,613meters) from the reward mountain pass on foot for 30 minutes and took a souvenir picture, but there were a reed mace marsh and a mirror marsh on the way, and colored leaves were seen in neighboring several places. I returned by the route where was different from the outward trip on foot to the reward mountain pass for 30 minutes after I ate "the rice ball" on Mt.Hachimantai top. I moved to deepest Lake Tazawa-ko in Japan by bus afterwards. Lake Tazawa-ko was colored of the azure by surface of a lake and Legend of Princess Tatsuko and I took a walk through 10 kilometers from the place with drinking water man figure to the place with princess Tatsuko figure along a promenade. (2013year 26th of September)
@*Mt.Tanigawa (1,977meters):I climbed Mt.Tanigawa of dual ear pass of the Joetsu border that show an Alpen-like scene and soared. (2013year 31th of July)
Course:JR Tokyo Station(6:08) ¨ Toki No.301 ¨ JR Takasaki Station(6:58,7:10) ¨ JR Joetsu Line ¨ JR Minakami Station(8:13) ¨ Bus to Mt.Tanigawa Ropeway(8:25) ¨ Ropeway Tanigawa ogou Entrance Station(8:45) ¨ Start Ropeway(8:50) ¨ Tenzindaira(9:00) ¨ Tenzin Pass(9:15) ¨ Kumaanazawa Refuge hut(9:50) ¨ Gathering place of the long-nosed goblin(10:25) ¨ Hut of Shoulder(11:05) ¨ Ear of Toma(11:15) ¨ Mt.Tanigawa mountaintop/Ear of Oki(11:30) ¨ Ear of Toma(11:45) ¨ Hut of Shoulder(11:55) ¨ Lunch Rice Ball(11:55-12:05) ¨ Gathering place of the long-nosed goblin(12:20) ¨ Kumaanazawa Refuge hut(12:45) ¨ Tenzinaira(13:40) ¨Lunch Curry Rice (13:40-14:00) ¨ Ropeway Tanigawa ogou Entrance Station(14:10) ¨ Bus to MinakamiStation(14:13) ¨ JR Minakami Station(14:33,14:56) ¨ JR Joetsu Line ¨ JR Takasaki Station(15:59,16:21) ¨ Asama No.534 ¨ JR Tokyo Station(17:12)
@*Mt.WestHotaka (2,909meters):I arrived at Mt. WestHotaka entrance Station of 2,150m on a bus for exclusive use from Shinjuku to Shin-Hotaka Spar afterwards on a ropeway. I eated breakfast in an observation deck and watched Mt. WestHotaka and Nisiho Symbol. I arrived at the Nisiho Cottage in a forest zone for one hour & 30 minutes. I arrived at Nisiho Symbol of 2,701m between creeping pines from the Nisiho Cottage. Unfortunately, gas was full and could not see the scenery of the circumference, and wind blew to the neighborhood of mountaintop of Nisiho Symbol. I took a picture and left off the climbing to Mt. WestHotaka and eated lunch at Nisiho Cottage. I walked in a forest zone towards Kamikochi from Nisiho Cottage for three hours. I was in time for 16:00 of the train time of the bus for exclusive use from Kamikochi to Shinjuku. (2013year 22th of July)
@*Mt.PizNair (3,057meters):After having looked at the buildings such as a church or the art museum in Saint Moritz, I arrived at the PizNair observation deck at the summit of Mt. PizNair of 3,057meters above sea level with a cable car and a ropeway. I was able to see Alpine marmots of the Sciuridae going out of the den and jumping up and down many times from the ropeway. I was able to look at Lake Saint Moritz and Lake Silvaplauna and the mountains of the 3,000meters class neatly from the mountaintop. After having had lunch in PizNair observation deck, I took a souvenir picture with the image of the Alpine ibex of the Bovidae at the mountaintop. (2013year 26th of June PM)
@*Mt.PizBernina (4,049meters):I moved to Saint Moritz on the day before while taking a glacier limited express and enjoying the landscapes and the inside of car food such as Rhine gorge Valley and Landwasser bridges from a panoramic vehicle. I took a Bernina railroad at Saint Moritz and got off at Bernina Diavolezza Station and arrived at the Diavolezza observation deck of 2,978meters above sea level using Bernina Alps sightseeing ropeway. From the ropeway, I was able to look around big lake LagoBianco in the halfway up a mountain. From Diavolezza observation deck, a superb view of beautiful mountain group such as Mt. highest peak PizBernina (4,049meters) or the Mt. PizPalue (3,900meters) and the large force glaciers are opened under my nose. I descended a mountain with a ropeway and a Bernina railroad same as an outward trip after enjoying a superb view and taking a souvenir picture, and came back to Saint Moritz. (2013year 26th of June AM)
@*Mt.MonteRosa (4,634meters):When I got on the mountain railway of the Gornergrat railroad in Zermatt of 1,620m above sea level for approximately 50 minutes and arrived at Gornergrat Station of the terminal, the Switzerland Alps and a glacier of the 4,000m grade opened under my nose in the open space of the station square. I took a souvenir picture backed by Swiss highest peak Monte Rosa mountain in a walk, a rocky place of there to an observation deck and the prospects space on the station square. I was able to watch Mt. of 4,634m above sea level Monte Rosa, Liscam mountain of 4,527m above sea level, BrightHorn mountain of 4,164m above sea level, Gornergrat glacier, Grenz glacier clearly from an observation deck. (2013year 23th of June)
@*Mt. MatterHorn (4,478meters):Zermatt is the mountains resort where the entry of gasoline cars was prohibited and can enjoy a quiet atmosphere and fresh air to one's heart's content. I was able to watch the Matterhorn stained with morning glow from Zermatt of this 1,620m above sea level. I got off on the mountain railway of the Gornergrat railroad in the third station RiffelBerg in Zermatt and hiked and enjoyed a beautiful Alpine mountain range including the Matterhorn. I descended a mountain in Zermatt and thought the march of the goat in a station square street fortunately at about half past 4 in the evening. In addition, I was able to watch the Matterhorn stained with the setting sun. I was able to thoroughly enjoy the view of Matterhorn which changed an expression wealthily by time. (2013year 23th of June)
@*Mt. MontBlanc (4,807meters):Towards Mt. Mont Blanc of the European Alps highest peak, I went on an exclusive bus from Zurich to Chamonix of 1,030m above sea level through Bern, Montreux, Martigny over Switzerland and the French border for approximately five hours. I got on the ropeway in Chamonix for twice, approximately 20 minutes and arrived at the brevan observation deck of 2,525m above sea level. In the brevan observation deck, I happened to meet the couple who held a wedding ceremony. The weather of the sky was not good, but was able to look at the Mont Blanc mountain which barely meant "a white mountain" from the gap of the cloud towards the depths of the big glacier. (2013year 22th of June)
@*Mt. Azuma (2,035meters):I got off a bus from JR Yamagata Shinkansen Yonezawa Station in Shirafu Yumoto of the terminal and went up to Hokuboudai of 1,820m above sea level in a ropeway and a lift. The temperature was 23 degrees in Yonezawa, but it was 16 degrees in Hokuboudai, but an alpine plant bloomed. There was firm remaining snow of snow 1m and was hard to know a mountain trail, and a part of the forest zone got a wrong course many times and came back. I finally arrived at the mountaintop through Figure Stone, a Brahma the Creator rock and a long-nosed goblin rock on foot for 150 minutes. In the mountaintop, there is not the thing which you should watch including the prospects only by there being the beacon. I returned to Hokuboudai on foot via West Azuma hut, Azuma Shrine, a long-nosed goblin rock and observation deck for 120 minutes. (2013year 10th of June)
@*Mt. Jinba (857meters):There was the mark of the Mt. Jinba starting point when I walked from JR Tyuou Main Line Fujino Station for 30 minutes. I climbed up the zigzag and one ridge of the stairs of a forest road and the log of the repetition of a flat way from here for 5km, 100 minutes and arrived at the summit of Mt. Jinba. There was a white horse image associated with Mt. name widely in the place, and the large prospects of 360 degrees opened it, and Oku-Tama, Tanzawa, the mountains along the Tyuou Main Line looked around the mountaintop from the Kanto plains, and Mt. Fuji was particularly beautiful. I descended a mountain after I ate soba in a teahouse. The returns walked to JR Tyuou Main Line Sagamiko Station via Narashi Pass, Keiou Pass, Yose Shrine for 145 minutes. I began to walk from Fujino Station at 8:00 a.m. and arrived at the Mt. Jinba mountaintop at 11:00 a.m. and arrived at Sagamiko Station at 2:00 p.m. (2013year 1st of June)
@*Mt. Kintoki(1,213meters):The highest peak of Hakone outer rim of a volcanic crater surrounding Lake Ashi is Mt. Kintoki. I get on to Tougendai of the Hakone mountain climbing bus from the station square of Odawara of JR Tokaido Line and get off at Sengoku bus stop. I start mountain climbing at the Kintoki mountain climb entry, and climb the slope of the forest zone to the Yagurazawa Pass. I walk the ridge while looking at scenery of Lake Ashi and go ahead through the dangerous footing carefully, and arrive at the mountaintop where Mt. Fuji shines in beautifully. I ate the rice ball deliciously on the mountaintop. I descend a mountain to the other side and go down the mountain path via Otome Pass and arrive at the Otome entry bus stop. I left for home since Kintoki Sakata dropped in at the Kintoki shrine on the way. (2013year 6th of March)
@*Mt. KisoKoma(2,956meters):I go to the toll parking lot of Komagane Hill in prefectural road 75 from Chuo Expressway Komagane IC by car and take a route bus to Shirabi Plate. I got down on Senjojiki with a ropeway. Senjojiki Carl had remaining snow, but an alpine plant bloomed and competed. Mt. NakaDake and Mt. Houken soar forward. I finished climbing the steep slope of Hattyou Slope and climbed Mt. NakaDake and aimed at Mt. KisoKoma next. I withdrew to the saddle with Top Cottage and climbed the slope of the creeping pine back and stood in the top of Mt. KisoKoma. The magnificent prospects opened out and took the photograph of Top Cottage and Mt. NakaDake and the Mt. Houken from Mt. KisoKoma. Various alpine plants were beautiful. (2012year 12th of August)
@*Mt. Baker(3,172meters):We borrow a rent-a-car and run an ice field park way to link the Jasper to lake Louise from Banffshire. An exclusive passage palces for an animal to cross is built in the middle of the highway. We stopped a car in the parking lot of 105km from Banffshire and we got off and walked the slope towards Bow summit(2,070meters) for ten minutes. A small animal were seen along this way. We overlooked the Peyto lake from the observatory of the Bow summit and enjoyed the beautiful view of Mt. Baker and the emerald-colored Peyto lake. We performed Canadian Rocky drive of 300km in total length from Banffshire to Jasper and looked at the scenery of the neighboring magnificent mountains and we was on the way got off and thoroughly enjoyed beauty of a lake and a waterfall and the ravine. (2012year 12th-15th of June)
@*Mt. Oyama(1,252meters):I arrive at Isehara Station of Odakyu and take a bus until Daisen cable. I went to Afuri shrine in the halfway up a mountain using a cable, and walked towards the mountaintop of Oyama for 90 minutes. I came across two Japanese deer on the way. I arrived at the mountaintop. While the neighborhood of mountaintop was easy to be slippery because of snow, but checking crampons step by step after eat "the rice ball", and having taken a ceremonial photograph, and hung to Afuri shrine for 60 minutes, and descended a mountain. I arrived at Afuri shrine and came back to Isehara Station using a cable and a bus. A plum bloomed, and spring approached.(2012year 11th of March)
@*Mt. Yasaburo(1,058meters):I arrive at Chuo Line Kofu Station and arrive at Tenjinbashi by a route bus. I enjoyed strangely shaped rocks and Kakuen peak or Senga waterfall while looking at the colored leaves of a maple and a ginkgo. I walked from a panoramic observatory to the Mt.Yasaburo and appeared on the mountaintop of the Mt. Yasaburo whom a big round rock got on when I climbed it along a chain. A vast panorama of 360 degrees was looked at from the mountaintop. After the circumference of the mountaintop took a ceremonial photograph fearfully on a precipice, I started on my way home as a return journey at a place same as an outward trip. I was able to enjoy autumn colored leaves and a scene of nature. (2011year 13th of November)
@*Mt. Shibutsu(2,228meters):I got off bus from Joetsu Shinkansen Jomokogen Station in Hatomati pass and started mountain climbing towards Mt. Shibutsu since I purchased a rice ball lunch at about 10:30. I ate one rice ball which I brought because I was hungry on the way at about 12:00. It was 13:00 that I arrived at the top of Mt. Shibutsu. Because I was prohibited from a descent from a mountain to Yamanohana of there, I came back to the original course from the top of Mt. Shibutsu and arrived at Hatomati pass at 15:00. I tasted the grilling fish with salt of the char with beer in Hatomati pass Rest station. I came back to Joetsu Shinkansen Jomokogen Station on Sekigoe traffic bus again in Hatomati pass and started on my way home. (2011year 19th of September)
@*Mt. Kirigamine(1,925meters):We arrives at the parking lot in front of Kirigamine Royal-in by car via National highway No. 152, Venus line from Chuo Expressway Suwa IC. We took a walk around a village place of the day lily in a hill of Venus. We stayed overnight at a cottage of the Lake Shinshu Suwa Enryou Heights and, in the cool of the plateau of Shinshu, had the delicious soba which an soba expert made and enjoyed a karaoke afterwards. (2011year 18th-19th of July)
@*Mt. Amagi(1,406meters):I arrive at the parking lot in front of the Amagi plateau golf course by privately-owned car via Shonan bypass after cooking a fried egg and rice ball in a house. I change into mountain climbing shoes and leave towards Mt.Banjiro. I arrive at the Mt. Banjiro while the chirping of cicada is intense. I leave towards Mt.Bansaburo after eating only one rice ball which I brought because I learned sense of hunger. It was able to overlook Mt.Fuji from the rocky place on the way. I arrived at the top of the Mt.Bansaburo one and a half hours later and I ate lunch which brought deliciously. I came back to the Amagi plateau golf course via Karesawa turning point. I took four hours by mountain climbing after a long absence, and 20,000 steps were tiring very much on foot. (2011year 10th of July)
@*Mt. Asama(2,568meters):It is come by privately-owned car via Joetsu Expressway to Mt. Asama-yama visitor center in the sea level 1,973m. I changed into mountain climbing shoes using a parking lot around the Kurumazaka Pass and started mountain climbing toward the Mt. Kurofu(2,404m). I viewed Mt. Mizunotou(2,202m) and an Asama skiing area and Southern Alps from the halfway up a mountain and ate "the rice ball". I looked at magnificent Mt. Asama from the rock peak of the Mt. Kurofu which was the outer rim of a volcanic crater of Mt. Asama and photographed a souvenir picture. I descended a mountain after this from the Mt. Kurofu and came back to the Kurumazaka Pass. (2010year 6th of November)
@*Mt. Tateyama(3015meters):I got off the bus from Nagano Shinkansen Ueda Station in Ougisawa and fell in a trolley-bus in transfer Kurobe Dam and got on a cable car in transfer Kurobe Flat and went down. I went down next at a broad perspective peak on the ropeway, but was able to be filled with haze without being endowed with weather from here to Tateyama (3,015meters). I went down on the tunnel bus next in Murodo and took a walk to Mikuriga Pond and Hell Valley. I appeared in Bijodaira by bus and went down on the cable car at Tateyama Station. Furthermore, I went down on the bus at Toyama Station. I went to long-cherished Tateyama-Kurobe Alpine Route, but unfortunately was not blessed with weather with Tateyama. (2010year 16th of August)
@*Mt. Zao(1841meters): Mt. Zao is the totally name including Mt. Kumano(1,841m), Mt. Zizou and Mt. Katsuta etc. I got off the bus from Yamagata Shinkansen Yamagata Station at Zao Spa and traversed Mt. Zizou, Mt. Kumano and Mt. Katsuta. It was filled with haze by a strong wind, and 20m ahead was in an invisible state. At Okama lake, I found the timing when haze occasionally disappeared by a strong wind and took a photograph. Arrive at the Mt. Katsuta mountaintop bus stop about 2:00 p.m., and looked for Yamako bus, but there is only on one flight per day by departure from 1:00 p.m.. So I came home since came back adversely on the course , and descended a mountain from the Mt. Zizou, and soaked in footbathing in Zao Spa. (2010year 20th of July)
@*Mt. Daibosatsu(2057meters): I went by privately-owned car to the upper Nikkawa pass to climb Mt. Daibosatsu and fell at a parking lot and climbed the Daibosatsu pass through fortune Zhuang from the upper Nikkawa pass. I stood in the top of Mt. Daibosatsu via a thunder rock since I ate lunch. Wind blew and was very cold in the ridge to go from Daibosatsu pass to Mt. Daibosatsu. I came back to upper Nikkawa Pass from Mt. Daibosatsu via a Japanese larch ridge. (2010year 25th of April)
@*Mt. Tsukuba(877meters): I went from "Tsukuba Station" to the Mt. Tsukuba Shinto shrine entrance by bus to climb Mt. Tsukuba. I aimed at the top of the Mt. Nantaisan (871m) from there and walked. It was wrapped up the day before from the halfway up a mountain by the snow which fell. I go out from the top of the Mt. Nantaisan to Mt. Nyotaisan (877m) through Miyukigahara . After having enjoyed the prospects on the mountaintop, I traced "white cloud bridge course" around the strangely shaped rocks mysterious stone-floored room, "the stand rock course" along the ridge and appeared in the azalea hill. I came back from the azalea hill to "Tsukuba Station" by bus.(2010year 27th of March)
@*Mt. Tounotake(1491meters): I went by bus from Shibusawa Station to climb the Mt. Tounotake and went down at Okura. I aimed at the top of the Mt. Tounotake from there and walked earnestly. I climbed it while checking it step by step not to slip because it was wrapped up from the halfway up a mountain by remaining snow and did not prepare crampons. I had a short rest on the way in a mountain hut, but found wild child Sika Deer near on this occasion. I took times four hours and half from Okura and finally reached the summit. I began a descent from a mountain since I ate "the rice ball", but snow and a slant had a hard time other than sudden sake thought and arrived at Okura for two hours and half later. (2010year 7th of February)
@*Mt. Takao(599meters): I climbed suburban Mt. Takao. I visited a shrine for a new year on the way by the House of special remedy in the halfway up a mountain. I use the Omotesando course and arrive at the top. Many mountaineers adopted a break / lunch in the top. I enjoyed the view of the circumference since I ate "the rice ball" which I brought with me. I use the loquat waterfall course to the way home and descend a mountain. I took a time in the loquat waterfall on the way and observed it. (2010year 10th of January)
@*Daisetsuzan Volcanic Group Mt.Kuro(1984meters): I travel for the first time in life in Hokkaido. I thoroughly enjoyed Nature and the contact of the animal. I used the ropeway from the foot of Soun-kyo Gorge which the Ishikari River flowed through and climbed it to the fifth stage of the Mt.Kuro. I was walking the walk course of the fifth stage, and several times came across Hokkaido Chipmunk. Hokkaido Chipmunk flew about it between bamboo leaves and ate "an acorn". I came across Eversmann's Parnassius which was called "the living fossils", but did not come out to a photograph. (2009year 30th of July)
@*Yaku Island and ShirataniUnsui Valley(800meters): I did trekking with wife and daughter. The natural rest wood of Yaku cedar primeval forest which applies for about 30 minutes by car from the colony of Miyanoura and spreads near 900m from the altitude of 700m. (2003year September) A walk is taken in sands, and the place that Loggerhead sea turtle lays eggs was seen direct on 18th of September. We did trekking on the ShirataniUnsui valley on 19th of September. Next day's all morning plans stop because of a typhoon, and we catch breakfast in a hotel and check out and are shipped high-speed ship of the Kagoshima line. On consent, by boarding, it is very high, a shake is intense, and a wave arrives in Kagoshima by delay for 1 hour. Kagoshima to Tokyo An airplane reaches operation and safe Haneda beforehand as during scheduled time.
@*Mt. Tsubonegadake(1029meters): The displeased Mt. Tsubonegadake was challenged. (1992year 28th of November)
Course:Kuwana¨(train)¨Tusincyo¨(car)¨Route166¨IIdakacho Miyamae¨Mt. Tsubonegadake¨IIdakacho Miyamae¨(car)¨Tusincyo¨(train)¨Kuwana
@*Okukooti Valley, Mt. Kurusu(1038meters):I took up a job in Mie leaving my family behind for three years since April, 1991. On the holiday of the company, I tramped over hills with company's people. A mountain could be climbed on the mountain of the beautiful famous place of Japanese pampas grass, the whole distance of Sosa-mura by the side of Nara Prefecture and Misugi-mura by the side of Mie Prefecture could be run, and one day very effective in compensating the daily shortage of physical strength was able to be passed. (1992year 25th of October)
@*Mt. Ontake(3063meters): While reciting "it is pure 6 root" together with a mother and attaching in night using a nature cane, I walked and the mountain of faith "Mt. Ontake" was climbed. The impression when seeing "morning sun" reached from a sea of clouds on a summit still remains in memory clearly. (1966year)
@*Mt. Yarigatake(3180meters), Mt. Sugorokudake: The full-scale mountain was climbed only after accompanying its high school days at mountain climbing of the friends of an elder sister and an elder sister. The summit in Mt. Yarigatake was a narrow sudden inclination, and it reached the summit, following chain. (1964year 20th of July - 23th)


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