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 volcanic activity of Mt. Iwate, the hot spring activity and ...
There are two trekking routes from Shizukuishi, the “Omisaka Course Trail” and the “Amihari Trail.” On “Omisaka Trail”, 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 ...
Other Nature Attractions
At Amihari Visitor Center provides the opportunity to observe nature the forest of Amihari and Mt. Iwate. Every season has something to enjoy nature and diversity, snowshoe trekking in winter and in the summer you might even experience fireflies.