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Address: Hakusan 920-0000, Ishikawa Prefecture

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If u love nature and trekking then this is a good stop. flowers are everywhere and mountain climbers are flocking from august till september. This mountain is very challenging to... read more

Reviewed 28 August 2016
Katrina Nicole E
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Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

If u love nature and trekking then this is a good stop. flowers are everywhere and mountain climbers are flocking from august till september. This mountain is very challenging to climb. Rocks and slippery way are few to mentioned why its challenging. it w

Thank Katrina Nicole E
Brussels, Belgium
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Reviewed 15 July 2016

Hakusan is easily reached by bus from Kanazawa to Bettodeai, it only runs in the summer. If you attempt a day ascent, you must take the 5.30 am bus. There are 2 mountain huts and a campsite. The climb is direct and steep, in pristine nature, with flowers. Unfortunately i couldn't see any further than 100 meter and then it... More 

Thank Pierre W
Tokyo, Japan
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Reviewed 11 October 2015

Hakusan is a high mountain locate in the middle of Gifu prefecture, Ishikawa prefecture, and Fukui Prefecture. There must be several paths to get to the peak but I note the way from Ishikawa prefecture side. In the summer time ONLY, there is a public bus near Kanazawa station to the start point of climbing to Hakusan, which name is... More 

Thank PonPonTou
Kanazawa, Japan
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Reviewed 11 November 2014

Haku-san is one of the three holy mountains in Japan and the other two are Tateyama-san and Fuji-san. We got there by car but I imagine there is a bus available. Once you get to the bottom, you take another bus which takes you to where the trail starts. The trail up is pretty obvious and it only splits up... More 

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Tokyo, Japan
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Reviewed 12 June 2013

Hakusan is one of the three holiest mountains in Japan. The other two are Tateyama and Fujisan. Mt Haku is located in the Ishikawa prefecture and accessed by car or bus. There are several trails that can be found in a web search. It is not a difficult climb until the last few hundred meters which is a scramble over... More 

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