Mt. Meakan is the main peak of the Akan Mountain Range, stands at 1499-meter in the southwest of Lake Akan. There are 3 trail courses, and Akankohan course ( round hike 5 hours 10 min.), which starts from the shore of Lake Akan, beats the other two considering the views. The other courses are Meakan Onsen Course (about 4 hours 10 minutes return trip) and Lake Onneto Course (about 4 hours 50 minutes return trip). Every route offer chances to observe high-altitude alpine plants and the unique summit scenery of a volcanic mountain.
- Akan-cho, Kushiro-shi, Hokkaido
- Akankohan Course Trailhead
About 100 min. from JR Kushiro station by car
About 80 minutes from Kushiro Airport by car
- Hours (Season)
- Regular Closures
- ◯(Each course has free parking at the trailhead.)