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Mt. Yahiko, Yahiko-mura

#6 of 52 in Nature in Niigata Prefecture
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  • My wife and I were staying at Iwamuro Onsen and learned that the drive to Yakiho-san was beautiful. The leaves were just changing, and the drive was uncrowded and curvy. We enjoyed every vista, and....  more »
  • Note: you may want to spend at least 5 hours there if you're intending to explore the trails up and down Mt. Yahiko. But if you're taking the train via the Yahiko Line, please note the last train's...  more »
  • Summit area and tourist destination is a good view from the Summit area of Sado Island, Japan, South-East side awagatake and snow is often thought to park up, and because the presence of a large radio tower climbing Mountain, not mount. The spring thaw when "bloom one after another and grasses are referred to as ephemeral (the fairy of the spring), a climbing road side slope. Dogtooth violet colony, kikuzakiicigue, Heloniopsis orientalis, cosinocobaimo (wild grasses are distributed on the Japan Sea side of Fukui and Niigata, one of the springefemeral flower) was seen at the table approach course. Also from West students temple used to climb sole approach course offers in hepatica nobilis, (aka, Primrose) also bloomed.
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  • Yahiko mountain skyline continues atop the Summit as high as Tokyo sky tree of 634 meters above sea level, going by car, but it is convenient to use the ropeway in about 5 minutes (round trip fee 1,400 Yen), Yahiko shrine aside firmly maintained trails also, many climbers throughout the year. Climbed to the top in about 45 minutes, so will just good high mountain climbing beginners and people start climbing. Slips, even if you have moist, shady-part sunny just trail is thankful every year things maintained by local climbers, but also sometimes from must be careful. Also, or wear thick-soled shoes could so rock place careful safety fun and I hope to climb. Any way Yahiko mountain can be climbed in the car, also arrived slowly at their feet and even top the best view of the echigo plain, from wide and far Sado relaxed Japan Sea! Sunset over the Japan Sea time encounters, is especially recommended. May see lights at night. 100 m while rotating pressure pay, now a prefecture only become rotary lift-panoramic Tower (650 yen) and it will take you to more accurately and without walking in 360-degree views. Yahiko shrine are lined with TV Tower, the Yahiko mountain, Panorama towers near the building of the rest is not headed for a while back, "Mausoleum (goshinnbyou) ago that. In this sacred Temple "Mikoto (candy basket mount only) and wife" mature panicle ya life (! Ascidians Princess Amaterasu) "is known to have been enshrined, and recently, as monkeys are very popular. Yahiko Shrine at the foot of this mountain God Temple and prayed there is the prefecture's leading power spot, way Yahiko mountain is the object of worship of Yahiko shrine is whole mountain and then further increase the worshipper must!! ️ winter snow all the year round is impossible to climb the ( Enjoy the winter snow climbing enthusiasts seem) I think as the mountain dining options are located at the top, please feel free to make anyone close to Niigata Prefecture. And, when it visited the Yahiko, Niigata Yahiko shrine, Yahiko mountain close to affordable spas there often, so take a look at want relief at the hot springs around.
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