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Subashiri Trail - starting at 2000m

Mt Fuji - not for sissies!

July 10th 2018
An early morning wake up to catch the train to Mt Fuji. After two trains to arrive at Gotemba station, I had already received two random acts of kindness from the generosity of Japanese locals. From Gotemba, I caught a bus to Subashiri 5th station (red trail). I arrived to start climbing at 8:30a.m. I pledged my donation and away I went, from a starting elevation of 2000m. The first point of inter ... read more
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Japanese Flag In 1603, a Tokugawa shogunate (military dictatorship) ushered in a long period of isolation from foreign influence in order to secure its power. For 250 years this policy enabled Japan to enjoy stability and a flowering of its indigenous culture. Fol... ... read more
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Tot: 3.262s; Tpl: 0.023s; cc: 8; qc: 31; dbt: 0.0276s; 3; m:saturn w:www (104.131.125.221); sld: 1; ; mem: 1.4mb