SHINETSU FIVE MOUNTAIN TRAIL , Japan
Location: Niigata and Nagano, Japan
Distance: 110kms non-stop
Date: 22nd - 23rd September, 2015
The 110km course connects a series of five mountains called the "Shinetsu Gogaku" located in the
Niigata and Nagano prefectures. Mt. Madaroa - Mt. Myoko - Mt. Kurohime - Mt. Togakushi - Mt. Iizuna.
The course now in its 7th year was carefully designed to avoid steep slopes and fragile terrain in order to protect environmentally sensitive areas. Over 97% of the course is on trail and much of the course is smooth and runnable.