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Niseko Annupuri Hike - Mid way
Hokkaido

The Mid way point of the hike to the peak from Hirafu.

Great view in every direction on this day.

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上传: 30/08/2011
更新: 19/09/2014
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Tags: niseko; annupuri; hokkaido; japan; winter; hike
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