Hot Springs Are Drinkable at 1,000 m Above Sea Level -Aizankei Onsen in Kamikawa-
June 18th, 2014
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.
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.
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.
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.
Atmosphere of Aizankei Club Can Be Watched on Youtube
|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|
|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|
|Regular closing day||From November to May|
|Parking lot||A free parking is provided (30 cars)|
|Home page||Home page is here|
|Mapcode||623 188 039*80|
List of Accommodations
Refer to following websites for the accommodations in Aizankei Onsen.
A page of Daisetsuzan National Park is here
Daisetsuzan National Park