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“Shinhotaka-no-yu” will resume.

April 20 ,2017 at 02:46 PM

The public outdoor bath "Shinhotaka-no-yu" which had been closed during the winter will resume from 14:00 on Tuesday, April 25.
Please come and enjoy.


Opening up of Norikura Skyline (May. 15)

April 04 ,2017 at 10:10 AM

The Norikura Skyline is open from May 15 (Mon).

A mountain opening festival is held at the summit of Mt. Norikuradake (Tatamidaira) from 10AM on the day of opening, with attractions such as a dedicatory lion dance.

The Norikura Skyline is a fully paved mountain roadway measuring 6.5 m in width and covering a total distance of 14.4 km from the Hirayutoge Pass (elevation: 1,684 m) to Mt. Norikuradake Tatamidaira (elevation: 2,702 m).

This, the highest road in Japan, provides a magnificent view of the Northern Alps and Mt. Hakusan of the Southern Alps.


“Kamikochi” is finally opened (17th Apr.)

April 04 ,2017 at 08:46 AM

Kamikochi is one of the best mountainous scenic spot in Japan located 30 minutes by bus or taxi from Hirayu-Onsen in Okuhida-Onsengo.
On April 17, "Kamikochi-Koen line " opening ceremony will be held, and from then it will be possible to make a sightseeing trip to Kamikochi.
Come and enjoy the mountain scenery representing Japan, such as Kappa-bashi(bridge), Taisho-ike(pond), and Myojin-ike(pond).


Shinhotaka Ropeway 2017 Spring Festival

March 31 ,2017 at 07:23 AM

Various events will be held at Shin-Hotaka Ropeway in Spring season.
Let's enjoy concerts and stamp rallies in the majestic landscape of snow and fresh green.


Coupon magazine “Okuhida-no-Tatsujin (Okuhida Exparts) Part 12” now available.

December 01 ,2016 at 09:00 AM

This is a great coupon magazine where you can receive discounts and privilege services at 26 affiliated stores including Okuhida-Onsengo Town and surrounding tourist facilities, shops, eating and drinking establishments.
Besides, there are plenty of information of each hot spring resort on the seasonal events, tourist facilities, and maps.


Shinhotaka Paking Map is released.

October 04 ,2013 at 05:29 PM

Parking map around Shinhotaka-Onsen is released.
Climbers entering the Northern Japan Alps from Shinhotaka and customers using Shinhotaka Ropeway should refer to this map and park the car in the designated place.