Mount Ena

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Mount Ena
恵那山
Enasan from north 2010-9-17.JPG
Elevation 2,191 m (7,188 ft)
Location
Mount Ena is located in Japan
Mount Ena
Mount Ena
Nakatsugawa, Gifu Prefecture
Achi, Nagano Prefecture
Japan
Range Kiso Mountains
Coordinates 35°26′35″N 137°35′49″E / 35.44306°N 137.59694°E / 35.44306; 137.59694Coordinates: 35°26′35″N 137°35′49″E / 35.44306°N 137.59694°E / 35.44306; 137.59694

Mount Ena (恵那山 Ena-san?) is a mountain peak of the Kiso Mountains range in the Chūbu region of Japan.

Geography[edit]

Mount Ena is 2,191 m (7,188 ft) in elevation.[1] It is located on the border between Nakatsugawa in Gifu Prefecture, and Achi in Nagano Prefecture.

The mountain is on the list of landmark "100 Famous Japanese Mountains." The Kiso Mountains are the "Central Alps" of the scenic Japanese Alps group, located on central Honshu.

Ascents[edit]

Hiking routes[edit]

There are four hiking routes to the summit of Mount Ena, and are the:

  • Kuroisawa Route (黒井沢ルート)
  • Misaka Pass Route (神坂峠ルート)
  • Hirogawara Route (広河原ルート)
  • Maemiya Route (前宮ルート)

Summit views[edit]

The Japanese Alps ranges, Mount Ontake, Mount Haku, and part of Mount Fuji can be seen from the summit of Mount Ena.

Mount Fujimidai from Mount Ena 2010-12-12.jpg
Mount Ontake and Mount Norikura from Mount Ena 2010-12-12.jpg
The Kiso Mountains—Central Alps Mount Ontake and Mount Norikura

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Mount Ena Outdoor Information. (Japanese) Take-net. Retrieved June 27, 2008.

External links[edit]