This post is an overview for people who are interested in seeing a bit more of nature while travelling Japan, whether it is sightseeing at the top of a mountain or an all-day hike. Information is focused on getting to and from a mountain and what amenities are available.
Visiting a Japanese mountain is a must-do when travelling Japan. Many mountains have public transportation and scenic bus routes!
General information on hiking Mount Ishizuchi in Saijo City, Ehime Prefecture, Japan. Includes transit, preparation, packing, and etiquette tips.
Travel and transit information for hiking Mount Ishizuchi in Ehime Prefecture, Shikoku. Includes train and bus times, lodging / accommodation information.
Thoughts after hiking the 3 Holy Mountains of Yamagata in a single day.
A brief introduction my journey to one of Shugendo’s holiest sites in Japan.