The altitude: 1,816m from the sea level.
Rank: short, but very hard.
Mt. Bandai is an active volcano located in Fukushima Prefecture. It is one of the most popular mountain in Tohoku region and chosen as 100 best Japanese mountains. It is the symbol of Aizu area. From the top of the mountain, it has a great view of Lake Inawashiro, Aizu Basin and Ura Bandai. There is a great spring water called Koboshimizu.