Amihari Visitor’s Center
This is a base facility for informing people about Mt. Iwate’s natural attractions. The exhibition includes panels explaining the mountain’s nature diversity and the ecology of the plants and animals living there. There are also exhibits and explanations about the mountain’s volcanic activity, the hot spring activity and efforts to ...
There are two hiking routes from Shizukuishi, the “Omisaka Course” and the “Amihari Course.” These hikes feature scenery from the larches conifers forest zone, a natural forest, and Onigajo an interesting rough rocky terrain. The 360 degree panoramic view from the rocky areas of Otaki is spectacular. You can take a lift ...
Other Natural Attractions
At Amihari Visitor Center provides the opportunity to observe nature including the forest of Amihari and Mt. Iwate. Every season has something to offer in the summer you might even experience fireflies. Enjoy nature and diversity every season while getting exercise such as snowshoe hiking.