Altitude of Mt.Iwate is 2,038 meters and the mountain is highest peak in northern Tohoku region(Aomori,Akita, Iwate).
If sky is clear, you’ll get superb view and see Mt.Hachimantai, Mt.Akita-Komagatake, Mt.Hayachine, Mt.moriyoshi, Mt.Hakkoda, Mt.Iwaki at the summit.
Around the summit, stone reliefs of buddha is line up on the trail and they will welcome you.
The period alpine flowers are bloom is from June to July.
It takes 6-9 hours to the summit and back at least, if you take any routes.
There’s mountain hat at the eight station of the mountain. You can stay overnight here.
Climb courses of Mt.Iwate