2017/10/05

Shiretoko Peninsula

The Shiretoko Peninsula can be considered as one of Japan's last suriving wilderness that has largely remained untouched by humans...
2017/10/04

2017/10/04 - Shiretoko Report

Two weeks after Schauwecker was in Daisetsuzan in central Hokkaido, I made my way to the Shiretoko Peninsula in eastern Hokkaido. Almost like the country's final frontier, the peninsula is best known for its...
2012/10/17

2012/10/17 - Shiretoko Report

On Japan's northernmost island of Hokkaido, the autumn colors are gradually descending into lower elevations, but remain one to two weeks behind their average schedule. On the first day of a 3-day reporting trip across Hokkaido, I...
2011/06/29

Eastern Hokkaido Report Trip

On a three day trip to Eastern Hokkaido, we checked on the current state of a few tourist spots in Shiretoko National Park which are subject to new regulations from this year. And we re-visited Lake Mashuko in nearby Akan National...