I usually prefer Mt.
The Ohkura route has steep stairs literary forever to the top of
We left home around 4:45 am, and reached to the 24 hour parking lot nearby the entry point of the hiking trail in Okura around 6:15 am. The parking fee is 800 yen for a day. The parking lot machine only accepts 1000 yen bill and coins.
It was cloudy on that day, but no rains. The Ohkura bus stop has a bathroom and the post you can submit your climber registration. Please submit it here, if you have not done so beforehand.
|At the bus stop, waiting for us using bathroom in turn.|
|From the front yard of the abandoned hut, we could see Sagami bay.|
Right after Miharashi Chaya, the course changed to have series of brutal steep stairs.
At the top of the
no Toh , icy gust of wind welcomed us! It was foggy, no view of other Tanzawa mountains, and dake about Mt. Fuji view! I managed to change my upper clothings in the bathroom at the Sonbutu hut. The usage of the bathroom is asking for 100 yen. Since we did not have changes, I bought a forget memorambia pin for 500 yen, and gave the rest of the change to the bathroom for my small donation.
One of the party of 2 ladies at the top talked to us and the conversation was memorable. They looked like a mother and daughter, seemed to love dogs. The mother figure said "Did you carry your dog up to here?" I replied. "No, she...
We decided to use
|Quiet Komaru route|