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Akagi Hike 2019
September 22 @ 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
It’s the return of GAJET’s Akagi Hike! Akagi is of the 日本百名山 (“Nihon Hyakumeizan”), *the* 100 Mountains of Japan, but even more magnificently, is one-third of Gunma’s own 上毛三山 (“Jomo Sanzan”), *the* Three Jomo Mountains. Join us for an Akagi adventure!
🕘 9:00–9:30 Meet-up time at Komagatake Trailhead Parking Lot ( 駒ヶ岳登山口駐車場)
The hike is estimated to take about 4 hours. We’ll break for lunch at the summit. 🍙🥪🍎
📣 Please sign up using the Google Form: https://forms.gle/1pjtqYF8Dmxb2HQJ8
🚰 Plenty of water (stay hydrated!)
🥾 Well-fitted shoes/boots appropriate for hiking
😎 Sun protection, insect repellent
♨️ Towel and change of clothes plus yennies if you’re onsen-ing!
💴 Yennies for gas/tolls (***car groups will be asked to split the gas/tolls costs; passengers please check in with drivers accordingly 🙏🏾***) and for souvenirs, local goodies, more snacks, etc.
⛰️ The actual trail/route is TBD. I’ll be posting the route and the onsen info in the next few days. In the meantime, you can find more info here:
(Trail Map) http://www.japanesealps.net/images/others/akagiyama/index/image1200/PA260155.jpg
*This hike requires a well-fitting, sneaker-type shoe OR hiking boot, and a basic fitness level suitable for climbing many stairs (for the Komagatake peak) or rocks (Kurobi peak)*