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Footpath: Samani Mountain Path Route

Footpath: Samani Mountain Path Route: approx. 7 km

  • Time required: approx. 4 hr.
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This route follows an ancient road built by the Edo Shogunate.

Granite at the Taisho Tunnel Samani Mountain Path and Wasuke Jizo
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2015 - 2016 reviews

  • Start at east trailhead. A Nenbutsu
    slope is at the back

  • The trickiest point - Ruranbetsu Steam zone

  • Get a reward scenery through after the trickiest area

  • The trail covered with fallen leaves
    as a carpet in autumn

  • Covered the path by the Primula Jesoana var. pubescerns in spring

  • There are seven points of wading across stream through to the path.

  • Take time out at the previous site
    of the Harada Inn located in the early years of Meiji.

  • Peeled off the plant root of Abies sachalinensis

  • Panoramic view of Samani Town center at Kotoni, Hidaka Kombu kelp-drying ground.