Kita Dake Trip Report (#4187)
- Signed By: Yukoku Suzuki
- Date submitted: February 28, 2001
- Date(s) climbed: 1965 Summer 1969 Autumn
Kitadake is the highest peak in Southern Alps range of Japan and have famous North face for technical face climbing. It's beauty reaches its peak in fall when fresh snow covers the top while dark roacks and burning color of autumn leaves of Noro-gawa canyon shows tri-colored spectrum against clear blue sky. Yashajin-pass is well known place to see such scene.