There are several mountains that is called Komagatake in Japan and this mountain is called Akita-Komagatake.
The mountain is well-known for Japanese hikers as Autumn foliage spot and alpine flowers spot.
Especially, lots of hikers heads to around the summit on June – July. Various alpine flowers are in full blooming in the period.
It’s takes only 90 minutes by hiking to the peak from the eight station.
In the busiest season, private cars can’t run the road to the eight station. In that case, you have to transfer the bus for the eight station at Alpa-Komakusa.
Akita Komagatake Official Website