Mt. Shirataka

Mt. Shirataka しらたかやま
There is Shirataka Kokuzo-son on the mountaintop
Frame of Yozan Uesugi handwriting is raised, too
Mt. Shirataka is heap of faith to enshrine one of the Japanese five components thin air Kura Fukuman Daikokuzo-son from the highest peak of 994m, and to represent native district.
Representative of the municipalities having starting point of a mountain climb of Mt. Shirataka reaches the summit of festival on May 13 and mountaintop summit is carried out and is full of people of much prayer.
We walk walk Courses (from Mt. Shirataka plateau ranch Exit) of approximately 4km that beech forest and camellia bloom and aim at top.

Issue of "Yozan" of Yozan Uesugi said to be benevolent lord is said to be thing by this mountain.
"Monument of biography country" is erected on the mountaintop, and there is takeoff ground of paraglider near by, and fine Sun can observe state of takeoff in front.

In in full bloom of the fresh green, it is about the middle from the beginning of May.
Information
  • Name Mt. Shirataka
  • Location 833, Aratokou, Shirataka-machi, Nishiokitama-gun
  • Phone number 0238-85-2111
  • FAX number 0238-85-2128
  • Contact information Shirataka-machi
  • Remarks Altitude (m): 994

    Starting point of a mountain climb: Takino mouth
    The mountain climbing time required: One hour 30 minutes
    Traffic to starting point of a mountain climb: Car ten minutes
    Refuge hut (presence): Available
    Refuge hut (the establishment period): Whole year
    The nearest station: Arato Station 

    Starting point of a mountain climb: Hagino Exit
    The mountain climbing time required: One hour 30 minutes
    Traffic to starting point of a mountain climb: Car ten minutes
    Refuge hut (presence): Available
    Refuge hut (the establishment period): Whole year
    The nearest station: Arato Station
     
    Starting point of a mountain climb: Nakayamaguchi
    The mountain climbing time required: One hour
    Traffic to starting point of a mountain climb: Car 15 minutes
    Refuge hut (presence): Available
    Refuge hut (the establishment period): Whole year
    The nearest station: Arato Station

    Starting point of a mountain climb: takeharakuchi
    The mountain climbing time required: One hour ten minutes
    Refuge hut (presence): No
    Refuge hut (the establishment period): No
    The nearest station: Yamagata Station Uzen-Yamabe Station
    Traffic to starting point of a mountain climb: From station car 30 minutes 
    From station car 30 minutes

    Starting point of a mountain climb: Pebble
    The mountain climbing time required: One hour 30 minutes
    Refuge hut (presence):―
    Refuge hut (the establishment period):―
    The nearest station: Yamagata Station
    Traffic to starting point of a mountain climb: Bus 40 minutes
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