25 Best Japan Outdoor Blogs and Websites

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Japan Outdoor Blogs

Here are 25 Best Japan Outdoor Blogs you should follow in 2023

1. Outdoor Japan

Outdoor Japan Chigasaki, Kanagawa, Japan
Outdoor Japan has been the leading resource for adventure travel, off-the-beaten-path travel, and outdoor fun in Japan since 2000. Outdoor Japan Online is a comprehensive resource for readers to get the most out of their time in Japan, whether they are first-time visitors, business travellers, or have made Japan their home and are looking to explore local areas and new destinations.
63.1K 2.3K 14 posts / month Get Email Contact More

2. Hokkaido Wilds Blog

Hokkaido Wilds Blog Hokkaido, Japan
The Hokkaido Wilds is a not-for-profit website that exists to inspire people to explore and enjoy the outdoors in Hokkaido and surrounding areas in an informed and responsible way by ski, bicycle, foot and canoe.
1.9K 456 4 posts / quarter Get Email Contact More

3. Adventure Partner Blog

Adventure Partner Blog Gunma, Japan
Ramblings and rumblings from an adventurous renegade: half man, half coach, half bear. Founded by Cory McGowan.
13 posts / year Get Email Contact More

4. All Japan Tours Blog

 All Japan Tours Blog Ontario, California, US
All Japan Tours is the only Japan Specialists in the US, with a Japan office and our own coaches, providing fully escorted Japan tour packages, custom Japan vacations, luxury private tours, special interest tours, business and educational programs to match your requirements.
8.6K 1.3K 1 post / quarter Get Email Contact More

5. Boutique Japan Blog

Boutique Japan Blog Japan
The Boutique Japan blog is a comprehensive resource of up-to-date Japan travel information, advice, and insightful inspiration for your trip. Boutique Japan is an award-winning travel company specializing in unique Japan experiences
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4.3K 795 3.4K 1 post / quarter Get Email Contact More

6. InsideJapan Tours Blog

InsideJapan Tours Blog Bristol, England, UK
The InsideJapan Tours blog is where our experts come to discuss everything Japan-related, from their favourite places to exciting new hotspots. InsideJapan Tours is an award-winning travel brand specializing in group tours, tailormade travel and cultural experiences across Japan.
14K 9.4K 1 post / quarter Get Email Contact More

7. Birding Kyoto

Birding Kyoto Japan
A personal view of birds and birding in the region.
9 posts / year Get Email Contact More

8. Seattle Japanese Garden Blog

Seattle Japanese Garden Blog Seattle, Washington, US
Open to the public since June 1960, Seattle Japanese Garden is one of the most highly regarded Japanese-style gardens in North America. Tucked within a vast arboretum in a fast-growing city, the garden attracts over 100,000 visitors annually and is beloved both locally and by garden-lovers from over 30 countries around the world.
Also in Washington Gardening Blogs
12.6K 519 1 post / week Get Email Contact More

9. Japan National Tourism Organization

Japan National Tourism Organization Tokyo, Japan
What's new and what's happening in Japan? Get the latest travel information from local areas, hotels, facilities, and event information on Japan National Tourism Organization Blog. JNTO is involved in a broad range of activities both domestically and worldwide, to encourage international tourists from all over the world to visit Japan.
210.7K 3.1K 4 posts / month Get Email Contact More

10. Japan Rail Pass Blog

Japan Rail Pass Blog London, England, UK
Get inspired with your Japan Rail Pass. Tips for any kind of travel in Japan. The Japan Rail Pass is a rail ticket that gives you the flexibility to explores Japan through unlimited use of the entire Japan Rail network including the world-famous bullet trains. With our vibrant online community, dedicated expert support team and class-leading price, service and delivery speeds, the Japan Rail Pass can make your trip to Japan simply sensational.
68.2K 3K 2 posts / month Get Email Contact More

11. Japan Running News

Japan Running News Tokyo, Japan
Japan Running News is the world's window into elite Japanese distance running since 2007. Provides original content and results for all of Japan's major domestic elite races and overseas competitions.
Also in Running Blogs
13.8K 2 posts / week Get Email Contact More


I'm David Lowe - a Tokyo-based outdoor blogger and nature-lover with a passion for climbing mountains, taking photos, and sharing my adventures. Find my hiking chronicles over here.
915 236 6 posts / quarter Get Email Contact More

13. One Hundred Mountains

One Hundred Mountains A blog about mountains and stuff, inspired by Fukada Kyuya's Nihon Hyakumeizan (1964), the classic book about the One Hundred Mountains of Japan. Much of this blog is based on the English translation published in 2014.
292 2 posts / week Get Email Contact More

14. Real Japanese Gardens

Real Japanese Gardens Tokyo, Japan
We want people in and outside of Japan to not only enjoy the beauty of Japanese gardens but also understand where they come from and why they were built. Even more, we want the world to see the real Japanese garden culture behind guide books and picture-perfect gardens.
15.4K 1K 1 post / month Get Email Contact More

15. Rhythm Japan Blog

Rhythm Japan Blog Hokkaido, Japan
Our mission is to say yes. Our knowledge of the unique snow conditions we live and ride in allows us to ensure our customers get the perfect equipment with the best possible service. Rhythm's aim is to provide customers with the best possible equipment and service. We offer gear that's perfect for everyone from beginner to expert riders, backcountry explorers.
39.6K 248 2 posts / month Get Email Contact More

16. Japan Soaring Club Blog

Japan Soaring Club Blog Tokyo, Japan
This club will disseminate aviation knowledge and pass on these to those who have a longing for the sky, including youth, through guidance and education such as experience boarding, maneuvering, and maintenance techniques, and conduct international exchanges, glider sports. The purpose is to improve and promote the culture and to contribute to the development of the glider world in Japan.
564 4 posts / quarter Get Email Contact More

17. Japan National Tourism Organization » Outdoor

Japan National Tourism Organization » Outdoor Tokyo, Japan
This section features articles on Japan outdoor. JNTO is involved in a broad range of activities both domestically and worldwide, to encourage international tourists from all over the world to visit Japan.
780K 2 posts / year Get Email Contact More

18. The Invisible Tourist » Japan Travel

The Invisible Tourist » Japan Travel Hi! I'm Alyse- The Invisible Tourist. I research destinations in depth so you don't have to explore. Explore Japan off the beaten path as well as enjoy the popular destinations in a sustainable way with Japan Travel Blog. I have shared my personal tried and tested itinerary in detail to simplify Japan trip planning.
3K 8 posts / year Get Email Contact More

19. Canyons Blog

Canyons Blog Gunma, Japan
Our mission is to refresh customers, communities, nature and crew by providing world class sustainable outdoor adventure experiences.
12.2K 11 posts / year Get Email Contact More

20. Climb Japan

Climb Japan Tokyo, Japan
Climb Japan is an English-language resource for some of the great climbs, alpine routes, hikes and trail runs of Japan.
1 post / quarter Get Email Contact More

21. Hakuba Blog

Hakuba Blog Nagano, Japan
Regular updates on the snow, the food, the people and more! Arriving in Hakuba for a snowboarding holiday with some friends in 2003, I now keep busy managing a number of hotels around Hakuba offering something for everyone - from higher-end Japanese style accommodation, western lodge-style accommodation perfect for groups or families, to a backpacker style lodging.
34.2K 292 1 post / year Get Email Contact More

22. Hike Japan Blog

Hike Japan Blog Tokyo, Japan
Passion for travel, knowledge, insight, with 18 years of experience as a Japan specialist Hike Japan's real strength is creating brilliantly crafted itineraries. With knowledge, many years experience, and humour, guides who work with HJ really know their stuff when it comes to managing groups, be it in the urban jungles of Japan, on country paths, or in the mountains.
1 post / year Get Email Contact More

23. Swimming In Japan Blog

Swimming In Japan Blog Japan
News, opinions, reflections and first-hand accounts of our aquatic adventures in Japan. Swimming in Japan is a space to share and find out how and where to swim in Japan's abundant rivers, lakes, beaches, pools and more. We love exploring and are always looking for new swim spots, and co-adventurers if you think this is you and you want to join the team.
1.5K 24 10 posts / year Get Email Contact More

24. Western Hokkaido Birders

Western Hokkaido Birders Otaru, Hokkaido, Japan
Hi! I'm Jeff. This is a birding blog of my adventures in southwest Hokkaido. I have lived in Otaru Hokkaido, Japan for 14 years. I spend my time out in Japan Wild Bird Society doing solo bird trips and with friends, as well as groups.
1 post / year Get Email Contact More

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Japan Outdoor Bloggers

Top Authors, Journalists, and Publishers covering Japan Outdoor. Get Spreadsheet.
Blogger Name Email Blog Link Total Blog Posts
Brett Larner japanrunningnews.blogspot.com 264
Cory McGowan adventure-partner.net/blog 64
Rob Thomson hokkaidowilds.org/blog 42
Neil Davidson birdingkyoto.blogspot.com 34
jsc glider.jp/blog 27
sherry rhythmjapan.com/category/blog 26
Tony Grant climbjapan.blogspot.com 25
Project Hyakumeizan onehundredmountains.blogspot.com 25
Corinne Kennedy seattlejapanesegarden.org/blog 18
Outdoor Japan outdoorjapan.com 17
Anika realjapanesegardens.wordpress.com 15
Hokkaidojef-editor hokkaidojef.com 10
Hakuba Blog hakuba.blog 10
Bob Heffill hikejapan.com/blog 9
Jessa Gardner seattlejapanesegarden.org/blog 8
Rie Miyoshi outdoorjapan.com 8
The Hokkaido Wilds hokkaidowilds.org/blog 8
Gardner Robinson outdoorjapan.com 5
Jessica Morris insidejapantours.com/blog 5
Violet Cloutman insidejapantours.com/blog 4
Yukari Yamano seattlejapanesegarden.org/blog 4
Hannah Gold rhythmjapan.com/category/blog 4
Jaron Foote rhythmjapan.com/category/blog 4
Joan Bailey outdoorjapan.com 3
Andres Zuleta boutiquejapan.com/blog 2
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