Kita Alps hikes (北アルプス)

If you have only time for one area of the outdoors to explore during your stay in this country, you can’t go wrong by choosing one of the many choices the Northern Alps has to offer. Whether it’s exploring the backcountry of Hakuba, strolling around the active thermal vents of Tateyama, or clambering up the chains and ladders to the top of Japan’s 3rd highest peak, the region has something to offer budding alpinists of all experience levels.

Mt. Oku-dainichi

Mt. Oku-dainichi

Mt. Yakushi

Mt. Yakushi

Mt. Kurobegoro

Mt. Kurobegoro

_____________
Mt. Yari

Mt. Yari

Mt. Kasa

Mt. Kasa

Mt. Shirouma

Mt. Shirouma

Mt. Tateyama

Mt. Tateyama

Mt. Suisho

Mt. Suisho

Mt. Yake

Mt. Yake

___________
Mt. Tsurugi

Mt. Tsurugi

Mt. Goryu

Mt. Goryu

Mt. Washiba

Mt.Washiba

Mt. Jonen

Mt. Jonen

Oku-hotaka

Oku-hotaka

Mt. Kashimayari

Mt. Kashimayari

Mt. Norikura

Mt. Norikura