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What is Hakkoda?
Guided Tours & Fees
Aomori Sightseeing Tours
Articles By & About Simon
Photos by Great Photographers:
Flowers of Hakkoda
Photos by Pat Peterson
Where is Hakkoda?
Access to Hakkoda
Accomodations & FAQ
Yet More Photos!
Photos of Hakkoda Trip December 2005 by Serre Che
Preparing the pack before the first day out
Simon, our friendly guide on the climb through great conditions
Rob finding his way through the trees
First drop down. Simon's track left, Rob's center, SerreChe's right
Shadows and light in the backcountry
Rob entering through the "tree cave". Some tight trees indeed. You need to know your way though
Getting out of the tree cave
Top of the cable car. Pretty cold up here. Looks like the inside of a freezer
Our next hike on the menu. We have to break trail in rather deep snow before reaching the top of the ridge