*******IMPORTANT: EVENT CANCELLED********
Due to the coronavirus outbreak, we are sorry to inform you that Takao Hiking Event has been canceled. While we are still as dedicated as ever to organzie community events during Covid-19, the safety of our students come first.
Please accept our sincerest apologies for any inconvenience this may cause. We are looking forward to your participation in the future, once this pandemic clams down.
In the meantime, please stay safe!
August 29th is a tentative date. We are deciding between the 28th, Saturday and 29th, Sunday. Let us know your availability!
Please join us for our first hike event of 2021.
Standing at only 599m tall, Mt. Takao is beginner friendly and a relaxing hike. There are various options for hiking routes and waterfalls to see!
Hikers can climb to the top in about 90 minutes on any of several clearly marked trails. When it is a clear enough day you can see Mt Fuji from the summit!
The who, what and where?
Please meet at Takaosanguchi Station by 8:50 so that we can start climbing at 09:00
2241 Takaomachi, Hachioji, Tokyo 193-0844
What to bring/wear:
Hiking gear (a light jacket should it be a bit cooler).
Comfy walking, running or hiking boots – please no UGGS or flipflops
Sunscreen and a Hat
Some snacks (something like gummy sweets or an onigiri)
Enough water (roughly 1.5L per person)
Please RSVP by August 26th if you would like to join.
We might schedule lunch after, depending on interest. – Details to follow
*** Due to COVID restrictions we will limit the hike to 30 people (vaccination preferred, however we ask that those joining us please wear a mask while hiking if they are unvaccinated).
Register for the event below