Mt. Rokumangi
Minami Uonuma City
Dogtooth violet can be seen growing en-masse all over the peak of the mountain.
A castle ruin that preserves the idea of a mountain castle at 321m. From the summit you can survey Mt. Makihata, Mt. Kinjosan, Mt Mikuni range, and the Muikamachi Basin. Popular as a relaxed trekking route which takes one hour per lap in the green season.
time required 15minute~25minuteEnquiries Minami-Uonuma City Commerce, Industry and Tourism Office 025-773-6665
Castle ruins located at an altitude of 321m
Address Fumoto, Minami-Uonuma City, Niigata prefecture
How go get to
Get on Joetsu Line or Hoku-Hoku Line from Echigo-Yuzawa Station, and get off at Muikamachi Station. Change to Urasa Line buses via Noda for 24 minutes and get off at Fumoto. About 5 minutes walk from there.
Closest Bus Stop
Fumoto (MU21) Bus Stop
Car Access
From Tokyo15 minutes from Muikamachi IC
From Niigata20 minutes from Yamato ETC only IC