(吾妻小富士) Mt. Azuma-kofuji Hike

So many little Fujis all over Japan. This one is Fukushima's little one. 

Budget: JPY4,000 (~USD37)
  • Not accessible by car, so setting an estimate of JPY4,000 share in car rental. 
Hike Date / Difficulty (Elevation: 1,707m / 5,600ft)
  • Target: 2021
  • Difficulty:  2 out of 5
  • Route below is around 12.1kilometers, with an elevation change of ▲758m/ 755▽m (4h55m)
  • Map Link 

When to Go
Anytime during the year. 

Special Notes
  • Weather forecast: English / Japanese. English more detailed, Japanese more accurate. 
  • Main summit is Mt. Azuma (west one).
  • The hike around the actual summit of Azuma-kofuji is closed from May 10 - latter August 2021 (source).
  • Trailheads
    • Jododaira (浄土平). Google maps pin.  No public transport. For those coming via car, here's the phone number for navigation: 0242-64-2105
  • Mountain huts. 
Itinerary
  • Drive to Jododaira. 



























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