Tag: Niigata hikes

Mt. Naeba 苗場山

Wada Hut 和田小屋 – Kaguragamine 神楽ヶ峰   Duration: 8 hours   Distance: 13.9 km   Elevation change: 925 metres   Highest point: 2145 metres   Difficulty:   Start: Carpark below Wada Hut   Finish: Carpark below Wada...

Mt. Makihata 巻機山

Makihatayama Refuge Hut 巻機山避難小屋 – Mt. Makihata 巻機山   Duration: 2 days   Distance: 16.3 km   Elevation change: 1372 metres   Highest point: 1967 metres   Difficulty:   Start: Shimizu bus stop   Finish: Shimizu...

Kiyotsu Gorge Tunnel

Where Art and Nature Meet The Kiyotsu Gorge (Kiyotsukyo) in Tokamachi City, Niigata Prefecture is considered one of the three great gorges and is designated a natural monument of Japan. The gorge is 12.5 km in length and was carved out by the...

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