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Welcome to Kyushu Trail

Hey! I’m Wombat!

Here you can find my hiking reports from around Kyushu. Hopefully they can inspire your next hiking adventure in this beautiful part of Japan.

I also have posts on Kofun tombs in Kyushu and I regularly set up a trail camera in my area to see the local wildlife. Navigate the site with the menu above or check the latest posts below. Thanks for stopping by!

Latest Posts:

Wildlife in Fukuoka!

On my hiking trips around Fukuoka, Japan I’ve come across a few wild animals. To get a better look, I bought a trail camera and set it up in the mountain near my house. I wasn’t disappointed in what I found! Below is some highlights and an introduction to my new wildlife channel. Check it…

Deer fight in Inunaki!

October 21st I collected my trail cam from Mt. Gobekkan in Inunaki. It was sitting just off the trail for 2 weeks. I wasn’t confident I had the best spot, but I knew the mountain was full of deer so I knew I’d get something. And something is what I got! The SD card had…

Tomidake Short Hike (遠見岳)

Tomidake (遠見岳) is a nice little (322.9m) mountain in Hisayama, Fukuoka prefecture. It’s only a short climb, but I think it’s a great way to spend a morning! The shrine at the trail head is a beauty and the peak has a good view. The trail starts at Inotenshokodai Shrine (伊野天照皇大神宮). Although not particularly big,…