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Lake Kanayama Forest Park

Higashishikagoe, Minamifurano-cho, Sorachi-gun 079-2411, Hokkaido
+81 167-52-2223
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Beautiful during winter

So much snow in mid dec..making access to lake is close. All frozen..and view is superb..highly... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Singapore, Singapore
via mobile
Wandering around near Lake Kanayama, Hoyo Center

The (fringe of the) forest park features bird life including woodpeckers, as well as deer at dusk... read more

Reviewed 14 September 2017
Tom B
Melbourne, Australia
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Higashishikagoe, Minamifurano-cho, Sorachi-gun 079-2411, Hokkaido
+81 167-52-2223
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

So much snow in mid dec..making access to lake is close. All frozen..and view is superb..highly recommended to make a night staty at log larch hotel nearby

Thank weoseek
Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

The (fringe of the) forest park features bird life including woodpeckers, as well as deer at dusk, up near Cafe Arvo.

Thank Tom B
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

A famous camping site for the local during summer. You can see the scenery and also the lavender peaceful. Not much crowd.

Thank LTym
Reviewed 10 August 2016

We needed a rest day between hikes and were not sure what to do. We found information for this park online and decided to try it out. Everyone said that you can get the beautiful lavender fields without the tourists, and they were absolutely right!...More

2  Thank Fishlifeshow
Reviewed 26 July 2016

If you like to take pictures of lavender fields or selfies without any unintended persons in the background, come here. :) Serene and beautiful....no souvenirs...no tour buses (at least I did not see any early July), a nice change from the very crowded Furano during...More

1  Thank ngpsang
Reviewed 7 August 2015

Pleasant drive, relaxing place to have a picnic lunch. Lavendar field must look nice if you are there at the right time (mid-July), we were not. First place we have been to in Japan which was fairly empty.....we saw maybe 3 other families there in...More

1  Thank GreenBayALLtheWAY
Reviewed 23 July 2015

It's a bit out of the way, about 1.5 hours drive from Furano. It's best that you can spend the night at Log Hotel Larch (the restaurant of which serves yummy French cuisine). Otherwise, it'd be quite a rush to do a day trip. It's...More

1  Thank jaylowe
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