[Senbo Pass in Kamifurano] Furano Basin and Tokachidake Mountain Range Are Beautiful View
November 24th, 2016
Senbo Pass (千望峠) is a pass along Hokkaido Road 581 in Kamifurano town located in the southeastern part of Asahikawa city. A parking park is built at about 330 m above sea level, and is surrounded by fields. There is not a lavender field, But Senbo Pass Parking Park (千望峠駐車公園) is a little-known viewing spot that is a little away from a national route, and here is a starting point and a goal of Senbo-toge Foot Path with 10 km in total length. There are a gazebo, a parking lot and a restroom on the site. Admission free. The parking lot is free of charge. It is closed in a winter.
The distance is around 5 km away from the center of the Kamifurano, and restraunts, cafes and convenience stores are not built near here. By the way, speaking of the tasty restraunts in the Kamifurano, Mansaku (まん作) and Barbecue Restaurant "Hide" (焼肉秀) are popular in particular. I ate buckwheat noodles at the Mansaku, and those were tasty.
Mansaku (まん作) is a famous buckwheat noodles restraunt in Kamifurano town located in the south part of Asahikawa city. There is a building near the Miharashidai park (見晴台公園). It was founded in 2004. They garnered one star in MICHELIN GUIDE Hokkaido 2012 Special Edition and became more popular. Article is here
Senbo Pass Parking Park
The gazebo like a observation deck is built at the mountain side, but a view is not good. So visitors should see the views along fences on the property line. A pastoral scenery and Tokachidake Mountain Range (十勝岳連峰) can be enjoyed at a low place. In addition, here is a suitable place for seeing a night view or starry sky because of a wide view.
Atmosphere of Senbo Pass Can Be Watched on Youtube
|Admission fee||Free of charge|
|Parking lot||Free parking is provided (10 Cars)|
|Business hours||Open 24 hours|
|Regular closing day||Winter season|
|Home page||Home page is here|
|Mapcode||349 455 445*54|
Refer to following websites for the accommodations around Senbo Pass. You can get information regarding online reviews and photos.
A page of Furano is here