16.Mt. Iwasuge Mountain Climbing Course

16.Mt. Iwasuge Mountain Climbing Course

Course Outline

This is a full-scale mountaineering course that has two courses, one starting from Higashidate and the other starting from Araitazawa.
Pass through alpine plant paradises, primeval forest trails, spectacular ridge paths, and finally overcome a steep uphill climb to come face to face with a huge panorama overlooking the surrounding mountains.


  • The sight from Mt. Terakoya Summit along the ridge to Mt. Iwasuge

  • View of the climbing route from the summit

Course Information

Full Length 18.5km
Time Required About 6 Hours 30 Minutes
Difference in Elevation About 700m

Simplified Route

Simplified Route