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Oirase Mountain Stream

Okuse, Towada 034-0301, Aomori Prefecture
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I love this place from all the first sight. It is like you and the nature are combined into one... read more

Reviewed 28 December 2017
Veronica L
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Tokyo, Japan
極致唯美冬之景色

初次造訪奧入瀨溪流,冬之景色,被鬼斧神工所震攝!Fabulous and amazing! Its so great to be here! I will come back next... read more

Reviewed 20 December 2017
David C
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Okuse, Towada 034-0301, Aomori Prefecture
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Reviewed 28 December 2017

I love this place from all the first sight. It is like you and the nature are combined into one world and words are all meaningless here, just enjoy what you see and feel.

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Reviewed 20 December 2017 via mobile

初次造訪奧入瀨溪流,冬之景色,被鬼斧神工所震攝!Fabulous and amazing! Its so great to be here! I will come back next vacation!

1  Thank David C
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Reviewed 15 December 2017

Autumn is the best season to stroll along the Oirase Stream (major part about 1.6 km long). There are many waterfalls and eye-catching landmarks along the stream, particularly when you are walking upstream towards Towada Lake direction. In fact, you can take the JR bus...More

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Reviewed 14 November 2017

Oirase stream is really nice in autumn season. You can take bus from either Aomori Station (3 hours) or from Hachinohe Station (2hours). Bus fare is included in JR pass. Go early if you plan to do a day trip and plan to walk the...More

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Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

Lovely stream that has about 14 km of easy walking trail (but occasionally along the road).. full of waterfalls along the course. Very scenic!

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Reviewed 9 November 2017

The hiking path parallel to the stream, despite also being parallel with the car traffic, ended up being the highlight of the visit. As it was in the late afternoon, all the day tripper had left and the hike was peaceful. There were a handful...More

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Reviewed 31 October 2017 via mobile

This is one of the popular place to view autumn foliage and you can judge from the number of visitors and cars passing through the narrow road. There are many streams and waterfalls along a few kilometers walk. Sadly we didn’t walk too long due...More

1  Thank lizcyni
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Reviewed 30 October 2017

Great walk. It's relaxing and well worth the time it took to get there. I would highly recommend it to anyone who loves nature.

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Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

We took bus from Hachinohe and intended to stop at Ishigedo to walk to nenokuchi ferry terminal. We decided to change our mind last minute and stopped at Chisholm-Itami to walk there (which is about 1.6 km). The weather was cold with the winds, so...More

Thank lydiaSingapore
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Reviewed 11 October 2017

I loved this walk, even in heavy rain with mud and water underfoot. It had been raining for a couple of days so the track was very wet and muddy and the stream was flowing strongly. There is not a lot of colour in the...More

Thank Anthony S
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Joena J
20 February 2018|
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Response from YTCHENG | Reviewed this property |
Oirase Mountan Stream is just a stream leading to Towada Lake and being a very popular walking trail for visitors both local and overseas. There is a vehicular road by the side of the stream with onsen hotels located on... More
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Meryana T
29 December 2017|
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Response from YTCHENG | Reviewed this property |
As far as I know, the easiest way from Hirosaki to Oirase is by way of JR. Take the early local train from Hirosaki JR Station to Aomori JR Station. The terminal of JR bus to Oirase is just in front of Aomori JR Station. I... More
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26 November 2017|
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Response from mjmww | Reviewed this property |
Hi there, bus from aomori station only stop at sukayu onsen in december. There is no bus hachinohe station to lake towada in december. You can refer to the bus timetable below. The JR bus to oirase stream (nenokuchi to lake... More
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