Ishizuchi-san is the pile of the altitude 1,982m located in the Shikoku-sanchi west. The western Japan highest peak west of the Kinki area. It’s located in a boundary of Saijo-shi, Ehime and Kuma Takaharu-cho.
One of the Japan seven sacred mountains learned about as a mountain of mountain worship from the old days. Experience of mountaineering such as about 4.6 km of Tsuchigoya course I walk from Tsuchigoya in Kuma Takaharu-cho along a ridge and the course where Ishizuchi mountaineering ropeway is used from Saijo-shi can choose various courses as a trail up a mountain. When it’s fine at the beginning, Inland Sea of Seto and Tosa-wan can be viewed from a distance to Chugoku-sanchi and Kyushu-sanchi from a mountain top.
Address: Komatsucho ishizuchi, Saijo-shi, Ehime (GoogleMap)
It’s also famous as a landmark of colored leaves. Colored leaves start from the beginning of October, and best time is met at the middle of October. A festival of colored leaves is also performed at Ishizuchijinja.