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Hananuki Gorge Hiking

Outdoor Recreation & Leisure Travel Services

Note: This event has already passed.

First, we will walk along the stream for 40 minutes, then leave the stream to ascent steep uphill for 35 minutes. Following 35 minutes will be the

gentle uphill until the top of Tsuchidake, altitude 599m/1,965ft. Take deep breath at the wide summit covered with lawn and enjoy the view of Mt. Tsukuba, Mt. Fuji and Nasu mountains if the weather is clear. After 50-minute descending, we will get to the highlight of this tour, Hananuki Gorge. Big and small waterfalls and pools are dotted on the Hananuki

River and the gorge is colored with the autumn tints. Enjoy maple festival at the gorge.

>>>Hananuki Gorge Hiking course: Approximately 7.7km/4.78mi, 200 minutes, max elevation 385m/1,263ft.

*It is for ages 10 and up.

*The festival may be cancelled with short notice. The tour will not be cancelled even if the festival is cancelled.

Wear: Waterproof trekking shoes, Appropriate clothing to hike, Cap/hat.

Bring: Rain gear, Sunscreen, Sunglasses, Towel, Snacks/water, (Trekking poles), (change of clothes), Yen for lunch and anything you may need.


Adult (10+) $59   (Guide, Transportation included)

Registration Information

Choose from 2 easy ways to register for Outdoor Recreation tours: 

*In Person 
Stop by the Outdoor Recreation office, located in building 267! 

*Telephone 263-4671 
Give us a call Monday through Friday, 8 a.m.~ 7 p.m. or weekends from 8 a.m. ~ 5 p.m. We are closed for all U.S Federal Holidays. 

Outdoor Recreation