Mt. Asakusa 'Mujina Gorge Route'
Uonuma City
Treasure house of a variety of alpine plants and wild birds.
Mt. Asakusadake is located at 1585.5m and borders Niigata and Fukushima prefecture. Listening to the cry of wild birds, and appreciating the alpine flora is highly recommended. From the peak descending slightly towards Karatsu you will find a meadow known as "a play place for tengu".
time required 9hour
Telephone 025-792-9754
Business Term There are periods in winter when it is not open for mountain climing
Price Free of charge
Mail i n f o - k a n k o @ p u b . c i t y . u o n u m a . n i i g a t a . j p
Other Closing period varies each year
How go get to
Take Joetsu Line from Echigoyuzawa Station, and get off at Koide Station. Get on the JR Tadami Line towards Oshirakawa Station for 45 minutes.
Closest Bus Stop
Ooshirakawa honson (UA51) Bus Stop
Car Access
From Tokyo1 hour from Koide IC on R252 to the start point
From Niigata1 hour from Koide IC on R252 to the start point
A wealth of alpine plants and wild birds
Telephone 025-792-9754
Business Term There are periods in winter when it is not open for mountain climing
Price Free of charge
Mail i n f o - k a n k o @ p u b . c i t y . u o n u m a . n i i g a t a . j p
Other Closing period varies each year