Mount Tokachi (Daisetsuzan)

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Mount Tokachi
十勝岳
Mount Tokachi 06.JPG
Mount Tokachi May 2006
Elevation 2,077 m (6,814 ft)
Listing List of mountains and hills of Japan by height
List of the 100 famous mountains in Japan
List of volcanoes in Japan
Location
Location Hokkaidō, Japan
Range Tokachi Volcanic Group
Coordinates 43°25′N 142°41′E / 43.417°N 142.683°E / 43.417; 142.683Coordinates: 43°25′N 142°41′E / 43.417°N 142.683°E / 43.417; 142.683
Topo map Geographical Survey Institute of Japan 25000:1 十勝岳
25000:1白金温泉
50000:1 十勝岳
Geology
Type Stratovolcano
Age of rock Quaternary
Volcanic arc/belt Kuril arc
Last eruption February to April 2004

Mount Tokachi (十勝岳 Tokachidake?) is an active volcano located in Daisetsuzan National Park, Hokkaidō, Japan. It is the tallest volcano of the Tokachi Volcanic Group. It is one of the 100 famous mountains in Japan.

There are four hiking trails to the peak of Tokachidake. Below is a hut, a campground and a natural hot spring (gensen).

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Mount Tokachi is Volcano, seen from Mount Biei