Route: Niseko Traverse (Japan)

Submitted by wilfevans95 on Sat, 07/18/2020 - 11:41pm
Location
Hokkaido, JP
Distance
26.5 mi
Vertical Gain
10728 ft
Description

The Niseko Traverse 

The full traverse of the Niseko mountain range in Hokkaido, Japan. Starting in the ski town of Hirafu and ending at the Sea of Japan summiting seven of the 11 peaks in the mountain range, Niseko-Annupuri, Nitonupiri, Chisenupuri, Shakunagedake, Shirakabayama, Mekkunaidake and Raidenyama. Following a technical single track trail the entire way passing through marshy wetlands rocky steep accents and descents, incredible views of Mt. Yotei to the East, the Shakotan peninsula to the North and the Sea of Japan to the West.   

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