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A Challenging but Rewarding Hike

Mt. Iwate is an extremely challenging hike, so if you are looking for a leisurely hike with some... read more

Reviewed 11 March 2015
Nichole S
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Ichinohe-machi, Japan
Appi Skiing!

Great snow, long runs (up to 5.5km) and hardly any other Aussies skiing here. Can get a little on... read more

Reviewed 11 March 2014
Tim B
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Sydney, Australia
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11 Mar 2015
“A Challenging but Rewarding Hike”
11 Mar 2014
“Appi Skiing!”
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Reviewed 11 March 2015

Mt. Iwate is an extremely challenging hike, so if you are looking for a leisurely hike with some beautiful views- turn back now. The trail is well kept up. Although for English speakers, many of the trail signs are in Japanese, so please be wary...More

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Reviewed 11 March 2014

Great snow, long runs (up to 5.5km) and hardly any other Aussies skiing here. Can get a little on the cold side when the wind picks up though!

Thank Tim B
Reviewed 27 December 2013

I've hiked here a few times in the past - there are several routes, and I have done the most. The longest is coming from the Amihari, which I decided to stay overnight in the cabin near the top of Mr. Iwate to see the...More

Thank Tito t
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