- July 23rd, 2017
[Shinonuma Kosenkyo Bridge in Nanae] Mt. Komagatake, Lake Konuma and Hakodate Main Line Can Be Viewed at Scenic Spot
- Shinonuma Kosenkyo Bridge
- Look of Shinonuma Kosenkyo Bridge
- List of Activities
- List of Accommodations
Shinonuma Kosenkyo Bridge
Shinonuma Kosenkyo Bridge (新大沼跨線橋) is a bridge in Nanae town located in the northern direction of Hakodate city. In the southwestern part of Lake Konuma, Onuma Park Line (大沼公園線 Hokkaido Road 338) and Hakodate Main Line (函館本線) cross there. Around here is a lookout point to see beautiful Mt. Komagadake (駒ヶ岳) and the Lake Konuma, and the Hakodate Main Line under one'eyes is a famous photogenic place of railroad pictures. A poster of Seishun 18 Ticket (青春18きっぷ) used here as a shooting place.
Onuma Quasi-National Park
Onuma Quasi-National Park (大沼国定公園) is a quasi-national park at the foot of Mt. Komagatake (駒ヶ岳) in the southern part of Hokkaido, and is between Nanae town, Shikabe town and Mori town. Its area is 9,083 ha. The park has been designated as the quasi-national park since 1958, and 2 million tourists come. It consists of the Mt. Komagatake of 1,131 m elevation, an active volcano, Lake Ounma (大沼湖), Lake Konuma (小沼湖), Junsai Swamp (蓴菜沼), and beautiful scneries are highlights. The Onuma Quasi-National Park has been chosen as one of The 3 New Views of Japan (新日本三景) together with Miho-no-Matsubara (三保の松原) in Shizuoka prefecture and Yabakei (耶馬渓) in Oita prefecture since 1915. It is also famous for fall foliage, and has been chosen as one of The 100 Best Fall Foliage Spots in Japan (日本紅葉の名所100選). When the Mt. Komagatake erupted from 50,000 to 30,000 years ago, a river was dammed by flowing mud flood, and those lakes were created. Wetlands have been registered under the Ramsar Convention since 2012, and wild waterfowls such as Goose and Duck rest their wings on the surface of the lake. Read More
Look of Shinonuma Kosenkyo Bridge
A crossing of National Route 5 and the Hokkaido Road 338 is a hill near the Shinonuma Kosenkyo Bridge, so the Lake Konuma can be viewed, and the Mt. Komagadake looks really sharp with the blue sky. There are nothing, and few tourists come, but only the view is very good. A place along the railroad lines is actually popular, and a lot of railfans hold their camera.
|Admission fee||Free of charge|
|Parking lot||Parking lot is not provided|
|Business hour||Open 24 hours|
|Regular closing day||Open all year round|
|Home page||Home page is here|
|Mapcode||86 723 466*68|
List of Accommodations
Refer to following websites for the accommodations in the Onuma Park. You can get information regarding online reviews and photos.
A page of Onuma Quasi-National Park is here
Onuma Quasi-National Park
By the way, Club Tourism (クラブツーリズム), a Japanese tour travel agency, provides various types of tours such as day trip tours or ordinary tours. In the case of bus tours, tourists do not drive their cars themselves, so they can savor alcohol. Choosen tourist attractions are national parks such as Rishiri and Rebun, Shiretoko, and popular tourist places such as Furano and Biei, and some activities such as hiking and fruit picking are also enjoyed depending on seasons. If you are interested in tour trips, you should visit the club tourism's website for details.
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