Mt. Kunimi 国見山, 1409m) near Oboke, Tokushima borders the Iya Valley (overlooking the famous Pissing Manikin) and is accessible by car. The hike is fairly gradual however there are a few short steep sections. At the top you’ll find an emergency shelter, if you wish to stay the night, a shrine and a beautiful grassy area (nice for a picnic).
Trail-head: Konpira Shrine 金比羅神社, Oboke, Tokushima (Google Map link)
Difficulty: Fitness (Grade 1: Easy) Technical (Grade 1: Easy) – The area is isolated so make sure you’re carrying everything you need including a first aid kit and water.
Please see Outdoor Club Japan’s Event Grading Page for more information
Hike length: 2-3 hours return
Oboke Tourism site – http://oboke.info/awakunimi
Hike report (Japanese) – http://mukya.com/tozan/kunimi.html
Yamareco hike report (Japanese) – https://www.yamareco.com/modules/yamainfo/ptinfo.php?ptid=13127