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Waterfalls in Japan: Mt Chokai Area

Waterfalls in Japan is the fourth and final instalment of my Mt Chokai trip. As well as the already covered Ninotaki and Nakajimadai Recreation Forest we visited numerous other waterfalls and gorges. One of the bigger falls was Hottai no taki. Located in the eastern foothills of Mt Chokai it is a great place to camp. There...Read More

Mt Chokai, Japan

Mt Chokai is a 2236 metre high mountain which stands on the border of Yamagata and Akita prefecture in northern Japan. The peak is covered in metres of snow throughout winter and is basically inaccesible. From spring the snow melts and fills the surrounding gorges and waterfalls with water. In summer there are quite a...Read More