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Hot Springs Are Drinkable at 1,000 m Above Sea Level -Aizankei Onsen in Kamikawa-

June 18th, 2014

Aizankei Club

Aizankei Club (愛山渓倶楽部) is a hot-spring ryokan in Kamikawa town located in the eastern part of Asahikawa city. There is a building at 1,000 m above sea level. There is Aizankei Hut (愛山渓ヒュッテ) that mountain climbers stay near the Aizankei Club. Here is a trailhead of Numanotaira (沼の平) and Kumoigahara Marshland (雲井ケ原湿原). The movie "Kaza-hana (風花)" that Mr. Somai Shinji (相米慎二) supervises it, and Ms. Kyoko Koizumi (小泉今日子) and Mr. Tadanobu Asano (浅野忠信) acted as a star is known as a photographed place. By the way, the width of a road is narrow. Because there is only 1 car width nearly 10 km, attention is necessary for passing each other. In addtion, this onsen is closed in a winter.

Aizankei Hut
Aizankei Onsen, Aizankei Club
Aizankei Club
Aizankei Onsen, Aizankei Club

There is 1 indoor bath at a bathhouse. It is the size that about 7 people take a bath. The fresh hot springs are poured into a bathtub, and the hot springs overflow from the bathtub.

Dressing Room
Aizankei Onsen, Aizankei Club
Indoor Bath
Aizankei Onsen, Aizankei Club
Hot Springs Are Gushing Out
Aizankei Onsen, Aizankei Club
View from Indoor Bath
Aizankei Onsen, Aizankei Club

The hot springs are sodium and magnesium and bicarbonate sulfate spring, and are slightly opaque and colorless and have metallic taste and no smell. The sum total of the hot spring ingredients are 2.464 g. The hot springs are drinkable, and it has an effect for Chronic digestive diseases, Chronic constipation, Chronic cholecystitis, Cholelithiasis, Diabetes, Gout, Liver disease and Obesity disease.

Drinking Hot Spring Facility
Aizankei Onsen, Aizankei Club
Hot Spring Ingredient Petrified
Aizankei Onsen, Aizankei Club
Hot Spring Is Slightly Opaque and Colorless
Aizankei Onsen, Aizankei Club

Shampoos and body soaps are provided at the bathhouse. There is a washing machine for mountain climbers at the dressing room. There is not a restroom at the dressing room. You should get a wash beforehand at the restroom of a corridor. In addition, use of a hair dryer is prohibited because a breaker trips. A staying is possible, too.

Dressing Room
Aizankei Onsen, Aizankei Club
Lounge
Aizankei Onsen, Aizankei Club
Lobby
Aizankei Onsen, Aizankei Club

Atmosphere of Aizankei Club Can Be Watched on Youtube

Movie of Aizankei Club

Types of Hot Springs Sodium and magnesium and bicarbonate sulfate spring (Type: Neutral, Osmotic Pressure: Low, Spring Temperature Type: Extra hot spring)
Water temperature of Hot Spring Source 44.2 C
ph 6.3
Indications Neuralgia, Muscular pain, Arthralgia, Motor paralysis, Tightening of the joint, Bruise, Sprain, Frozen shoulder, Chronic digestive diseases, Convalescent convalescence, Relieving fatigue, Healthy increase, Arteriosclerosis, Hemorrhoid, Chronic skin diseases, Cut, Burn, Cold sensitivity
Contraindications Acute disease(when there is the heat in particular), Active tuberculosis, Malignant tumor, Severe heart disease, Respiratory failure, Renal insufficiency, Hemorrhagic disease, High anemia, Other diseases during condition of a patient progress generally
Indications of drinking Chronic digestive diseases, Chronic constipation, Chronic cholecystitis, Cholelithiasis, Diabetes, Gout, Liver disease, Obesity disease
Contraindications of drinking Kidney disease, High blood pressure, Diarrhea, and diseases accompanied by edema in general
Facilities Indoor bath(1). * Sex-Segregated Bathhouse.
Entrance fee to the bath facility JPY 600
Business hours 10:00-19:00
Regular closing day From November to May
Parking lot A free parking is provided (30 cars)
Telephone number +81-1658-2-3887
Home page Home page is here
Mapcode 623 188 039*80

List of Accommodations

Refer to following websites for the accommodations in Aizankei Onsen.

Aizankei Club(愛山渓倶楽部)
Booking
Jalan
Rakuten
Aizankei Hut(愛山渓ヒュッテ)
Booking
Jalan
Rakuten

A page of Daisetsuzan National Park is here

Daisetsuzan National Park

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