Mikurigaike Pond, Tateyama-machi

#1 of 37 in Nature in Toyama Prefecture
Water Body · Nature / Park
The pristine beauty of Mikurigaike Pond and the all-season play of colors against the surface of the water attract photography lovers, who flock here to walk along well-maintained trails and admire the power of raw nature. In the spring and summer, you can see mountains with only traces of snow cover enclosing the blue lake. In the fall, the colors of the surrounding landscape turn golden, orange, and red, while the winter brings picturesque scenery of mountains completely clothed in bright white snow. Our Tateyama-machi trip itinerary maker site makes visiting Mikurigaike Pond and other Tateyama-machi attractions simple, and helps you make a travel plan personal to you.
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  • One of the stops on the Alpine railway. We did a day trip from Toyama. To get here it is via train, cable-way and bus. Note it is not open during winter.  more »
  • Known as the "The God's Cooking Pot" as the water from this crater pond was once used to make offerings of cooked meals for the gods that inhabit the mountain. We took a stroll by following the...  more »

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