Mountains with prominence of 1 500 m / 4 921 ft or more.
2 291 m
Elevation is the altitude of a place above sea level.
2 291 m
Peak’s prominence is the least vertical to be covered to get from the summit to any other higher terrain.
43.663582 N 142.854102 E
Mount Asahi (旭岳, Asahi-dake) is a mountain located in the town of Higashikawa, Hokkaido and the tallest mountain in the Japanese island of Hokkaido. It is part of the Daisetsuzan Volcanic Group of the Ishikari Mountains, it is located in the northern part of the Daisetsuzan National Park. The mountain is popular with hikers in the summer and can be easily reached from Asahidake Onsen via Asahidake Ropeway. During winter, the mountain is open for use by skiers and snowboarders. Sugatami Pond, directly below the peak, is famous for its reflection of the peaks, snow, and steam escaping from the volcanic vents.