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: firstname.lastname@example.org|
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: email@example.com|
|Official Facebook Page||https://www.facebook.com/oiraseareainfo|
|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|
|URL||Lake Towada National Park Association (Japanese)|