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

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

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

Hike Master Japan – Hiking resources focussed on the Kansai region

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

Mostly Japanese Mountains – Hiking adventures in Japan

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

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

Shoot Tokyo – A friendly photography blog from Tokyo

The Tozan Tales – Wes Lang’s mountain adventures

Tokyo Times – Lee Chapman’s photography blog

Tsubakuro’s Blog – Canadian landscape and nature photographer

Willie Walks – Kyoto based outdoor blogger

North America

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

Internet Brothers – Meanderthals a hiking blog

Section Hiker – Hiking and backpacking for beginners and experts

semi-rad – Enthusiasm for things regular folks can do


Hiking in Finland – Ultralight outdoor adventures


Bushwalk Australia Forum – Bushwalking forum in Australia

Bushwalking Blog – Walking Melbourne and beyond…

lotsafreshair – Bushwalking and hiking tips from an unexpected outdoors chick