One of the most impressive peaks in Japan's Southern Alps, the pyramidal, granite mountain was long an object of religious worship. Kai-Komagatake (Pony Mountain of the Kai Province) is the unquestioned dean of many a "pony mountain" (komagatake) found in various parts of Japan.
|Best months for climbing:||Jul, Aug, Sep, Oct|
|Nearest major airport:||Tokyo|
NOTE: Trip reports were previously called "Summit Logs" - same feature, new name
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- Log #19154 - by Tadashi Anno on Feb 14, 2006This climb was my first venture into the Japanese Alps. Though Kai-Komagatake is most easily accessed from the bus stop at the Kitazawa Pass (elev. 6758ft.) on the south side of the peak, I did the...