0 Likes

Annupuri Peak Hut
Hokkaido

Hanging out on a cold February afternoon on the peak of Annupuri.

Randomly met this group up there and asked them to strike a pose for me.

Lots of options from here to ski/board from here but remember not to ski alone and make sure you have the right gear and you know what you are doing if you ride outside of the resorts.

Copyright: Glen Claydon
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 10604x5302
Caricate: 11/09/2010
Aggiornato: 18/09/2014
Numero di visualizzazioni:

...


Tags: niseko; annupuri; winter; hokkaido; japan; outdoors; skiresort
comments powered by Disqus

Glen Claydon
On Top of Mt Annupuri Hut
Glen Claydon
Annupuri Peak 2 - Feb 28th 2010
Glen Claydon
Annupuri Peak Hut - Summer
KeiHirano
Extremebonzai
Glen Claydon
Niseko Hirafu - Fujiwara
Glen Claydon
Niseko Annupuri Hike - Mid way
Glen Claydon
Hirafu above the single chairlift
Glen Claydon
Niseko Hirafu Between the King 4 and Ace 4 lifts
Glen Claydon
Top of the Hirafu Ace Pair Lift # 4 - Autumn
Glen Claydon
Between Annupuri and Niseko Village - Highside
Glen Claydon
Niseko Hirafu - Top of the King Hooded Triple Lift # 3
Glen Claydon
Hanazono Hooded Quad Lift # 3 - Top
Fernando Pinto
Ladeira Pelourinho, Carnaval 2009
Vasily Kumaev & Andrew Mishin
Rastvorovo. Abandoned church. Interior (2009)
Fernando Pinto
Torre: Apa do Pratigi
Chris Witzani
Puerto tazacorte la palma kanarische inseln
Gregory Panayotou
The Wreck at Gadji Bay (Lagoon Decay)
G.B.
Euroligue Basketball Partizan vs Orlean, Belgrade Pionir - center
Randy Kosek
Toronto At Dusk
heiwa4126
Tokyo International Forum - Glass Building 7F
Adam Dreller
Museum Of Glass At Night
Willy Kaemena
Velaro Driver's Cabin
Rodrigo Gonzalez
Pais vasco san sebastian atardecer construccion vacia spain 2009
Reinhard Schubert
inside discarded locomotive at Schoeneberger Suedgelaende
Glen Claydon
Bottom of Hanazono Quad Lift # 3
Glen Claydon
Niseko Hirafu New Years 2
Glen Claydon
Finger Bay Warf Sydney
Glen Claydon
Niseko Hanazono Hill Climb 1st
Glen Claydon
Momiji Gallery Opening #2 - Dec 4th 2010
Glen Claydon
Sumo Bout - Ryogoku Kokugikan
Glen Claydon
Rhythm Niseko Rental and Retail - Downstairs Ski Section 2
Glen Claydon
Niseko Hirafu Gondola - below the top station
Glen Claydon
Hirafu Swinging Monkey - Top
Glen Claydon
Yotei Hike 1
Glen Claydon
Tracks n Halos
Glen Claydon
Hanazono Half Pipe 2008
More About Japan

The eight islands of Japan sprang into existence through Divine Intervention.The first two gods who came into existence were Izanagi no Mikoto and Izanami no Mikoto, the Exalted Male and Exalted Female. It was their job to make the land for people to live on.They went to the bridge between heaven and earth and, using a jewel-encrusted halberd, Izanagi and Izanami churned up the sea into a frothy foam. As salty drips of water fell from the tip of the halberd the first island was formed. Its name was Onogoro.So far, so good. But when Izanagi and Izanami first met on their island, Izanami spoke to Isanagi without being spoken to first. Since she was the female, and this was improper, their first union created badly-formed offspring who were sent off into the sea in boats.The next time they met, Izanagi was sure to speak first, ensuring the proper rules were followed, and this time they produced eight children, which became the islands of Japan.I'm sure you did not fail to miss the significance of this myth for the establishment of Japanese formal society.At present, Japan is the financial capital of Asia. It has the second largest economy in the world and the largest metropolitan area (Tokyo.)Technically there are three thousand islands making up the Japanese archipelago. Izanagi and Izanami must have been busy little devils with their jewelled halberd...Japan's culture is highly technical and organized. Everything sparkles and swooshes on silent, miniaturized mechanisms.They're a world leader in robotics, and the Japanese have the longest life-expectancy on earth.Text by Steve Smith.