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Wonderful vista of Japan's Russian-occupied islands

Connecting Utoro on the west coast and Rausu on the east coast of the Shiretoko peninsula, Hwy 334... read more

Reviewed 9 August 2018
JohnD209
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Leavenworth, Kansas
Winter Wonderland

What can you say about the Shiretoko Pass that will do it justice. Wild, windy but wonderful. We... read more

Reviewed 2 August 2018
william1942
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Manchester, United Kingdom
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8 Aug 2018
“Wonderful vista of Japan's Russian-occupied islands”
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“Winter Wonderland”
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Reviewed 9 August 2018

Connecting Utoro on the west coast and Rausu on the east coast of the Shiretoko peninsula, Hwy 334 climbs the backbone of the peninsula through the mountains of the Shiretoko National Park and crosses the peninsular divide at the Shiretoko Pass. There is a parking...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed 2 August 2018

What can you say about the Shiretoko Pass that will do it justice. Wild, windy but wonderful. We drove over the pass in a blizzard. Snow blowing horizontal across the road, visibility almost non existant, but yet tremendous in a wild and wonderful way. A...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 19 November 2017 via mobile

The drive up to the Pass was foggy. The mountain covered with snow. At the observation point, it was very cold and windy. Unable to see good view of all the beautiful forests and mountains on this day..so check the weather if you are going...More

Date of experience: November 2017
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Reviewed 15 June 2016

You will need a car to get access to Shiretoko Pass. The view on the drive up the winding roads up the mountain is really something to behold and breathtaking. And once you reach Shiretoko Pass, you get an awesome view of full mountain ranges...More

Date of experience: June 2016
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