Mt. Hakkaisan Trekking 'Ropeway Route'
Minami Uonuma City
One of the three famous peaks in the Echigo region and also known for its masculine shape.
Take the ropeway until the 4th station and halfway up the 4th station you will reach the Okuraguchi course. Walk along a gentle maintained road. From the 'Moriaogaeru' frog habitat of 'Kogiike' pond entrance, as you see the Japanese beech forest on the right it will become steeper. After climbing a steep hill, there will be a stone monuments of God and 'Nyonindo' at the 6th station. Proceeding down slightly then you will reach a river in which worshippers purified themselves before praying. Go towards Mt. Yasushidake in the bushes and the continuing steep slope. After you get past the climbing chains you will be at the 8th station of Mt. Yasushidake. Go downhill slightly and you will reached 'Senbon-Hinokigoya' hutte at the 9th station. Go past the climbing chains at the serrated stone ridge also known as 'Yatsumine' and you reach the summit.
time required 2hour55minute~4hour5minuteEnquiries Minami-Uonuma City Commerce, Industry and Tourism Office 025-773-6665
Enjoy the great views and seasons of nature
Address 1610 Yamaguchi, Minami-Uonuma City, Niigata prefecture
Telephone 025-775-3311
Mail h a k k a i @ p r i n c e h o t e l s . c o . j p
How go get to
Get on Joetsu Line or Hoku-Hoku Line from Echigo-Yuzawa Station, and get off at Muikamachi Station. Change to Mt. Hakkai Ski Resort Line bus and get off at the final destination. About 6 minutes walk from there.
Closest Bus Stop
Hakkaisan Ski Resort (MH22) Bus Stop
Car Access
From Tokyo20 minutes from Muikamachi IC on R253 and R17
From Niigata20 minutes from Muikamachi IC on R253 and R17
Spectacular views from the air
Address 1610 Yamaguchi, Minami-Uonuma City, Niigata prefecture
Telephone 025-775-3311
Price
Mail h a k k a i @ p r i n c e h o t e l s . c o . j p
How go get to
Get on Joetsu Line or Hoku-Hoku Line from Echigo-Yuzawa Station, and get off at Muikamachi Station. Change to Mt. Hakkai Ski Resort Line bus and get off at the final destination. About 6 minutes walk from there.
Closest Bus Stop
Hakkaisan Ski Resort (MH22) Bus Stop
Car Access
From Tokyo20 minutes from Muikamachi IC
From Niigata20 minutes from Muikamachi IC