Shirane-san, Japan

Prominence: 1608 m, 5276 ft

Elevation: 2578 meters, 8458 feet

True Isolation: 120.74 km, 75.02 mi
Local or Alternate Name(s)Japanese: 奥白根山
Peak TypeVolcano
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)36° 47' 55'' N, 139° 22' 33'' E
36.798589, 139.375886 (Dec Deg)
355107 E 4073760 N, Zone 54 (UTM)
State/ProvinceTochigi-ken (Highest Point)
Gunma-ken (Highest Point)

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Ascent Info

Total successful ascents logged by registered users: 18
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 18)

Selected Trip Reports:
     2014-09-21 by Richard Carey
     2016-07-01 by Sean Casserly
     2019-09-18 by Rob Woodall (GPS Track)
     2020-10-03 by Emilio Mira

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Click on photo for original larger-size version.
Looking west at Oku-shirane-san, 2578 m. This is the name used in the Lonely Plant, Hiking Japan book (2014-09-20). Photo by Richard Carey.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 1608 m/5276 ft
  Optimistic Prominence: 1618 m/5308 ft
  Line Parent: Kinpu-san
  Key Col: 970 m/3182 ft
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 120.74 km/75.02 mi
   Isolation Limit Point: 35.8708, 138.67329
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Kokushigatake  (SSW)
RangesContinent: Asia
Range2: Japanese Archipelago
Range3: Honshu
Drainage BasinsTone
Pacific Ocean
OwnershipLand: Nikko-kokuritsu-kōen
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
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