Japan

Rings around Fuji

Located about 55nm WSW of Tokyo, Mt. Fuji is the highest mountain in Japan at 3,776 m (12,389.2 ft). It is surrounded on the N and W by a continuous ridge. Follow that to see both the mountainous interior to your right and rural Japan around the base of Fuji on your left. Finally fly to the summit of this still-active volcano!

NOTAMS. Gotemba airport has a short runway at 2202 ft.

Waypoints


WP 1 - Fuji Speedway

WP 1 - Fuji Speedway

WP 2 - Mt. Kurodake, past Lake Yamanaka and Lake Kawaguchi

Lake Kawaguchi

Looking SSW over Lake Kawaguchi

WP 2 - Mt. Kurodake

Looking S over Lake Kawaguchi from Mt. Kurodake

Follow the ridge to WP 3

WP 3 - Lake Motosu

Follow the ridge

WP 4 - Fuji River | Follow the river

WP 5 - Mouth of the Fuji River

Fuji Harbour

WP 6 - Mt. Ihaiga

WP 6 - Mt. Ihaiga

WP 7 - Mt. Fuji

WP 7 - Mt. Fuji

Mt. Fuji

Mt. Fuji looking S

Mt. Fuji: Osawa scree on the western face

Mt. Fuji

Gotemba (RJGO)

Gotemba (RJGO)


Gotemba (RJGO)
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