Ascent of Fuji-san on 2009-06-06
|Other People:||Solo Ascent|
|Date:||Saturday, June 6, 2009|
|Ascent Type:||Successful Summit Attained|
| Motorized Transport to Trailhead:||Bus|
| Elevation:||3775 m / 12388 ft|
Ascent Trip ReportI used to be a trip leader/guide for Mt. Fuji while I was stationed at Yokosuka Naval Base & have climbed Fuji-san at least 20 times; this is just one of many climbs I've done.
I even snow hiked to the top & then snowboarded down once.
I also hike & biked Mt. Fuji once; hiked to the summit while carrying my MTB and then MTB the entire descent.
Magnificent sunrises, but extremely commercialized.
Only difficult aspect of this climb is the effects of the altitude. That or if you get caught in bad weather.
|Summary Total Data|
| Quality:||9 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)|
| Route Conditions:||Road Hike, Maintained Trail, Snow on Ground, Scramble, Snow Climb|
| Gear Used:||Bicycle, Skis, Tent Camp|
| Nights Spent:||1 nights away from roads|
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