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High adrenaline hike in bear territory between Rausudake and Iozan

Many Japanese hike to the top of Rausudake but few tackle the 2-day loop through Io-Zan. It is... read more

Reviewed 2 September 2015
Pierre W
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Brussels, Belgium
Rausudake summit

Excellent trek and climb to the top of Rausudake to view the Shiretoko range, and enjoy great... read more

Reviewed 21 October 2014
Josiejo26
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Singapore, Singapore
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2 Sep 2015
“High adrenaline hike in bear territory between Rausudake and Iozan”
21 Oct 2014
“Rausudake summit”
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Reviewed 2 September 2015

Many Japanese hike to the top of Rausudake but few tackle the 2-day loop through Io-Zan. It is described in the LP Hiking in Japan guidebook, but thr Shiretoko Nature Centre has a small map for free too. The ridge is serious bear territory. I...More

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Reviewed 21 October 2014

Excellent trek and climb to the top of Rausudake to view the Shiretoko range, and enjoy great autumn colors!

Thank Josiejo26
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Reviewed 24 July 2013

While we get there, there are groups of photographers stand-by with some birding photos. We do not know what they after but the view of the ocean and the snow tips of the mountain open one heart.

1  Thank AnnisaTong
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Reviewed 9 August 2012

The peak of Rausudake is one of the Top 100 peaks in Japan and well worth the 8 hours on the trail. The trailhead is a bit of a way out of Utoro and hard to get to without a car, as the buses don't...More

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