Mount Tengu from west
|Elevation||2,646 m (8,681 ft)|
|Listing||List of mountains and hills of Japan by height|
|Language of name||Japanese|
|Location||On the border of Chino and Koumi of Nagano in Japan|
|Parent range||Northern Yatsugatake Volcanic Group|
Mount Tengu (天狗岳 Tengu-dake) is a 2,646m mountain on the border of Chino and Koumi of Nagano in Japan. This mountain is the highest mountains of Northern Yatsugatake Volcanic Group. Named for the mythical avian creatures of Japanese folklore, the Tengu.
Mount Tengu is a stratovolcano. This mountain is a part of the Yatsugatake-Chūshin Kōgen Quasi-National Park. This mountain is on the list of the 200 famous mountains in Japan. This mountain has two major peaks, Mount Higashi Tengu, and Mount Nishi Tengu.
Mount Nishi-Tengu (Left) and Mount Higashi-Tengu from Mount Neishi
Mount Tateshina from Mount Tengu
Hida Mountains from Mount Tengu