Oirase Gorge

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Oirase Gorge
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Oirase Gorge is a well-known picturesque locale, whether it is in the spring with fresh green leaves, the fall with the gorgeous fall leaves, or the cool summer. The gorge stretches from Nenokuchi on Lake Towada to Yakiyama a total distance of 14 km (8.6 miles). Expansive woods blended with numerous waterfalls and the graceful water current give life to the magnificent mountain stream. Hiking in spring and the season of autumn foliage is simply exceptional.

A Treasure Spot for Beautiful Waterfalls

Kumoi waterfall, Choshi Otaki, Ashura Current, and Kujukushima are just a few of the many popular waterfalls and scenes in Oirase Gorge. Many visitors and photographers try their hand at taking the best picturesque shot.

The Oirase Stream Museum

The Oirase Stream Museum is located conveniently at the mouth of the Oirase Gorge for visitors to enjoy a break with a light meal or shop for souvenirs. Rental bicycles are also available here.

Address 183 Tochikubo Okuse Towada-shi Aomori-ken 034-0301
Contact Information TEL: 0176-74-1233 Email: yuusuikan@oirase.or.jp
Business Hours 9:00~16:00
Closed Days None
Admission Fee Free
URL http://www.oirase.or.jp/keiryu/keiryu.htm

Oirase Information “hakocco”

At “Hakocco”, located at the Lake Towada Onsen area, information about lodging, local activities and sights is provided to visitors. Various workshops are held for visitors to enjoy a different experience from typical information centers.

Address 64-165 Yakiyama Horyo Towada-shi Aomori-ken 034-0303
Contact Information TEL:0176-74-2700 Email: hakoccco@gmail.com
Business Hours 9:00~17:00
Closed Days None
Admission Fees None
Official Facebook Page https://www.facebook.com/oiraseareainfo

Basic Information

Address Tochikubo Okuse Towada-shi, Aomori 034-0301 
Tel Lake Towada National Park Association 0176-75-2425
Fax Lake Towada National Park Association 0176-70-6002
Wi-Fi Not Available
URL Lake Towada National Park Association (Japanese) 

Transportation

JR Aomori Station/JR Shin-Aomori Station JR Bus Mizuumi-Go 120-minute ride(¥2,300) Get off at Yakeyama Bus Stop *Between mid-November and mid-April, the JR Bus service is suspended for the winter.

JR Aomori Station

Link

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 about aomori

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