These Walking Dreams: Day 118 (August 8, 2017)

Shimukappu → Tomamu → Ochiai, South Furano

Map of Hokkaido with author’s route from Shimukappu to Ochiai, South Furano highlighted. 🗺 Open map in GaiaGPS ⇝


Gabor walks towards a conical hill on a bright blue day. 📍 Shimukappu


Three tall, narrow ski hotels in a summery, hilly landscape. 📍 Tomamu ski area, Shimukappu


Gabor takes a rest in the shadow of a tree.

A bench made of white birch logs.

A birch forest with an undergrowth of bamboo grass.

Five horses, all different colors, eating a huge mound of carrots. 📍 Upper Tomamu, Shimukappu

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These Walking Dreams is a visual field diary of a 4,300-kilometer walk from one end of Japan to the other, in the spring and summer of 2017.