Mount Tsukuba

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Japanese script: 筑波山
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Tsukuba is one of Japans “100 famous mountains”, which stands alone in the middle of the Kanto plain and can be seen from miles around. However, it’s quite a mild climb (877m) and there’s countless other far more interesting mountains in Japan to climb that aren’t on the famous 100 list!

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