Mount Fuji, a weakened highlight site

From Kawaguchi lake

Highest summit in Japan, 3776 meters or 12 388 feets, mount Fuji is an active stratovolcano. Hovewer the lastest eruption occured in 1707.

Fujikawaguchiko town

Fujikawaguchiko town (photo by B. Hervé)

Ogino supermarket, mount fuji

Ogino supermarket (photo by B. Hervé)

Its environment has been deeply weakened. Many reasons to that, its extraordinary natural site and its influence on buddhist and shinto religions have made mount Fuji a spot visited by many japanese and international tourists.

Autumn is heading, mount Fuji

Autumn is heading (photo by B. Hervé)

Trekking path from step n°5, Mount Fuji

Trekking path from step n°5 (photo by B. Hervé)

The guardian, mount fuji

The guardian (photo by B. Hervé)

Mount Fuji’s perfect symmetrical shape often helped painters, sculptors, drawers and poets looking for some inspiration.

Sparse vegetation, mount fuji

Sparse vegetation (photo by B. Hervé)

Cloudy day, mount fuji

Cloudy day (photo by B. Hervé)

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