Japanese trekker falls to his death on Nepal mountain


The requested article has expired, and is no longer available. Any related articles, and user comments are shown below.


©2019 GPlusMedia Inc.

Login to comment

RIP adventurer!

1 ( +1 / -0 )

Pour soul...I agree RIP to the man who adventured to one of the most beautiful places in the world. I was in the Sanctuary in 1990 and to this day it is perhaps one of the top 3 the most beautiful places I have visited.

I hope Nagasawa-san had a chance to take in all of the beauty the Annapurna Sanctuary has to offer before his unfortunate fall.

1 ( +1 / -0 )

Very sad. Isn't he a bit old to be taking such a strenuous journey?

-4 ( +1 / -5 )


You are joking right? Most of the folks tromping around on Japan's rugged peaks are seniors and 64 is NOT old. Some 64 year olds are more capable than many 25 year olds. The oldest person to climb Mt. Everest was 80 and Japanese:

And...a 93 year old has climbed Mt. Fuji and that is not as easy a feat despite many folks making the trek.

That being said, I am horrified every time I read of a fall of several hundred meters. Rest In Peace fellow adventurer.

3 ( +3 / -0 )

This is a beautiful part of the world near Pokhara. Usually the bus ride from KTM is the most dangerous part of that trip.

0 ( +0 / -0 )

Login to leave a comment

Facebook users

Use your Facebook account to login or register with JapanToday. By doing so, you will also receive an email inviting you to receive our news alerts.

Facebook Connect

Login with your JapanToday account

User registration

Articles, Offers & Useful Resources

A mix of what's trending on our other sites