Thunder Bird Hills: Snow Searching Visual Report

With a high temperature still in Japan’s winter, the brothers plus their new travelling companion, Chika, head back to the great Mt. Omine in search of snow.

They enjoyed a sumptuous cuisine in a beautiful hut.

On the second day of hiking, they headed to the summit with only their light equipment. The Kifaru Guide Lid (below centre) transforms into a small pack that works great alongside the E&E.

The Lost Park Parka is very warm and tough. The relaxed fit means it can even be worn over the top of an outer shell.

Kei Fujimoto
Photographic Contributor & Adventurer

Born in Osaka, Japan, Kei works as as graphic designer and his hobbies include hiking and camping. He lives with his wife and his two dogs, Cookie and Sid. More…