Mt. Haguro is 414m tall mountain located in Yamagata Prefecture. It is one of 3 Dewa mountains of Shugendo and all shrines are located on the top of this mountain.
Because it was the center of old Japanese Buddhism, there are many historical buildings in this mountain.
It was used for Misogi, cleansing Takigyo.
Over 1,000 years old Cedar tree.
600 years old Five Stories Pagoda
Hagurosan 5 Stories Pagoda is the national treasure of Japan.
2446 steps and 1.7km long.
This main leading road is surrounded by over 500 years old Cedars.
combined 3 shrines (Haguro, Gassan, Yudonosan)
This shrine was constructed in 1818. It is about 28m tall and 24m wide.
It is beautiful red shrine that is designated as national cultural important assets.