Outdoor Allies

Ridgeline Images supports the creative pursuits of outdoor and adventure bloggers both here in Japan and abroad. Please get in contact if you wish to be added this growing blogroll


100mt Japanese guide – Guide to the Nihon Hyaku-meizan

Ben Beech Photography – Tokyo based photographer and haikyoist

Climb Japan – The great climbs, hikes and trail runs of Japan

Gary J. Wolff – Tokyo-based based writer and outdoorsman

Haiji, Japan Hiker – Hiking Japan, one mountain at a time

Hanameizan – Hana the border terrier in the Japanese Alps

Hiking around Tokyo – Some hikes surrounding Tokyo

Hiking in Japan – A guide to Japan’s mountain trails

Hokkaido Wilds – Explore and enjoy Hokkaido’s extraordinary outdoors

Japan 100 blog – Climbing Japan’s 100 Famous Mountains

Les Taylor Photography – Tokyo based travel and landscape photographer

Mountains of Hokkaido – Hokkaido trail write-ups

Notes from the ‘Nog – Kyoto living as a springboard for roaming and rambling

One Hundred Mountains – On and around Fukada Kyuya’s Nihon Hyakumeizan

PASHADELIC – Photo sharing SNS site with a focus on landscape photography

Shisaku – Japanese politics and society

Shoot Tokyo – A friendly photography blog from Tokyo

Tenki to Kurasu – Mountain weather guide

The Japan blog directory – A list of blog’s about Japan

The Japan blog list – Another list of blog’s about Japan

The Tokyo files – Exploring the world’s greatest city

The Tozan Tales – Wes Lang’s mountain adventures

Tokyo Times – Lee Chapman’s photography blog

Tozai-Trek – Japan mountaineering site

Wornout Backpack – Backpacking the world, one trip at a time

Zooming Japan – Travel guide and photos

North America

50 Campfires – The camping authority

Adventure Journal – An online magazine devoted to outdoor adventure in all its forms

Brian’s Backpacking Blog – Brian Green’s Backpacking Blog

Hike Ventures – Hiking and packrafting adventures

Hiking the Trail – Hiking, backpacking, camping, and survival tips

Internet Brothers – Meanderthals a hiking blog

Section Hiker – Hiking and backpacking for beginners and experts

semi-rad – Enthusiasm for things regular folks can do

Sticks Blog – Backpacking in a word


Hiking in Finland – Ultralight outdoor adventures

Michael John Grist – Michael John Grist exploring ruins and writing

The Outdoor Blogger Codex – Travelogues, equipment and editorial posts relating to the outdoors


Bushwalk Australia Forum – Bushwalking forum in Australia

Bushwalking Blog – Walking Melbourne and beyond…

lotsafreshair – Bushwalking and hiking tips from an unexpected outdoors chick