Yama no Susume / ヤマノススメ / Encouragement of Climb
Yama no Susume is a slice-of-life manga series written and illustrated by Shiro, which began serialization in Earth Star Entertainment’s Comic Earth Star magazine in 2011. An anime television series by 8-Bit aired in Japan between January and March 2013 and was simulcasted by Crunchyroll. A second season began airing in July 2014.
Aoi prefers indoor hobbies and is afraid of heights, but her childhood friend Hinata loves to show off her passion for mountain climbing. As young children they once watched the sunrise from the top of a mountain, and now they’ve decided to take up mountain climbing in hopes of seeing that sunrise again. They have cooking battles with mountaineering gear, climb small hills in their neighborhood, and meet new mountaineering friends as they learn the ropes of the hobby. When will they finally see that sunrise again?
[12/03/2013] ED1 “Staccato Days” by Yuka Iguchi and Kana Asumi
[13/08/2014] ED2. Tinkling Smile – Yui Ogura
[03/10/2014] OP1 – Natsuiro Present
[28/11/2014] Yama no Susume Sound Track Vol. 1
[17/12/2014] OP2 – Mainichi Koharu Biyori
[17/12/2014] ED3. Cocoiro Rainbow – Kyoko Narumi
[26/12/2014] Yama no Susume Sound Track Vol. 2