Pon-yama

Hiking in Rishiri-tō

For fantastic views of Rishiri-zan (and a far less challenging climb), you can scale neighbouring Pon-yama (444m) in about two hours, a 4km round trip. Start at the Rishiri-zan trailhead; the path to Pon-yama splits off 10 minutes into the hike, to the left.