Snow Biking in Japan

cycling training on snow with road racing bikes with studded tires

Mt.Tokachidake (Mt.Tokachi) 188

Temperature: minus 12 degrees Celsius at the Tokachidake Hot Springs (Tokachidake Onsen).

A radiative cooling. But the inversion layer wasn’t so distinctive. The road was covered with compacted snow. At high altitudes, it was covered with about 3cm of fresh snow as it had snowed a little during the night. After the interval training at the summit, he headed for the Fukiage Hot Springs. The training was uneventful.