Tuesday, November 8, 2011

Fall in Sapporo

On the 1st day of the Japan trip, Kazu asked us if we wanted to go for a hike on this local mtn outside of Sapporo. We were all pretty jet lagged so it seemed like the perfect thing to do.

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I don't think we could have picked a better day of the year to hike around.

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Once we got to this point of the hike Kazu told us you weren't allowed to snowboard at this resort. I guess its the Alta of Japan?

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Jussi started climbing things.

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And didn't stop until he was above Sapporo

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Good crew, perfect day

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After finishing the 2 mile hike back down, we came across this sign...Kazu told us it was a warning for hikers not to use the trail since there had been a bunch of bears spotted in the last couple weeks, we had taken a different trail to the top and missed it on the way up...glad we made it;)

2 comments:

Pamela said...

Gabe you have an amazing eye. Whether it's of Shaun White, leaves, friends, travel, and so on....everything looks pristine! I hope you allow yourself to enjoy and admire your own work!

If you ever need stand-ins, I'm there for you!

Gabriel LHeureux said...

Thanks Pamela:)