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C Course: Akame Falls

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C course: Akame Falls (Nabari city)

Akameguchi Station ==Dokanzuka == Japan Salamander Center == Akame Deai Chaya Bus Stop == Ochiai Bus Stop
Distance: +-13㎞ Estimated time: +-4hours50minutes

ccourse scWalk from the Ookanzuka stone monument along the Taki River where you will see a large stone on which the ima.ge of Jizo (bodhisattva of children, travelers and the underworld) is carved, as well as other stone Buddhas. Souvenir shops and restaurants line the street In front of the gate of Akame Fudo Son Enjuin Temple which is said to have been founded by the shaman, En no Gyoja, and a local dish, Nabari beef soup is popular. When you enter Akame Valley you will come to a number of waterfalls including Fudo, Senju, Nunobiki, Ninai and Biwa Falls. Once you pass Gankutsu Waterfall which is the farthest Upstream, you will walk through the Kozasa Pass surrounded by trees including Japanese cedars to Ochiai Bus Stop.

 Akame Falls Course Gallery

* To enjoy your trekking
Please plan ahead and leave plenty of time to spare so you can begin your descent by 3:00pm. Submit a climbing plan to the nearest police station, and inform family members and friends of your destination before entering the mountain area. Use the toilet before entering the mountain area, if possible. If you become concerned about your current location during your trek, backtrack to a location you are familiar with. Please note that picking plants and trapping animals is prohibited in the National Park. Be sure to take your garbage back with you.
* Basic equipment
Wear non-slip shoes that are comfortable to walk in. A long-sleeve shirt, long pants and a hat are essential. The weather in the mountain area frequently changes, so bring winter clothes and wet weather gear. Ensure you are carrying adequate food and water, and consume frequently.
* Emergency contacts
[Nara Prefecture]
Sakurai Police / Station Uda Police 0745-82-0110
[Mie Prefecture]
Nabari Police Station 0595-62-0110
lga Police Station 0595-21-0110
Tsuminami Police Station 059-254-0110

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