Michinoku Coastal Trail

The Japan Ministry of Environment is doing maintenance all along the 700km “Michinoku Shiokaze Trail” which runs from Kabushima in Hachinohe, Aomori to Matsukawaura in Soma, Fukushima. When it’s completed it will be the longest trail in Japan. This is a picture of “Samurai Ishi” (侍石, samurai stone) in Kiji, Iwate. While hiking the mountains on the Michinoku Shiokaze Trail you can feel the sea breeze which one of its charms.
URL: http://www.env.go.jp/jishin/park-sanriku/trail/