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Onouchi Hyakkei Icicle and the suspension bridge

Onouchi Hyakkei Icicle and the suspension bridge

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Onouchi Hyakkei Icicle and the suspension bridge

There was a long time that I wanted to go to see Onouchi Hyakkei Icicles … Onouchi Hyakkei Icicles is an icicle made by flowing water artificially. And in front of the suspension bridge, at the icicles that spread to the full field of view, It becomes a little “unexplored region exploration” mood.

Ononai Hyakkei icicles is the topic of icicles in Chichibu, district ogano, in Japan, that local people have been modeling frozen by sprinkling on the slopes of the running water of Ono Uchisawa (icicles). . There is also the nickname of “Ononai hundred Jing (cold Kkee ~) icicle”. You can visit from early January until around mid-February.

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There is a suspension bridge in the foreground, the view from here is a masterpiece. Night is done also light up in which the electric vehicle to the power supply. The wall of ice is front of the suspension bridge, at the icicles that spread to the full field of view (You cannot pass after sunset). This place becomes a little “unexplored region exploration” mood.

The Ononai valley, tail Roh in the swamp that flows from one of Japan Hyakumei Mountain “Ryokamisan” (altitude 1,723m) is flowing. Flows into the water in the swamp is Akahiragawa (I or Akabira), it will join the Arakawa minano.

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Also in the branches of the tree is frozen with water, it has become a unique molding. The suspension bridge can be over, you can go up to near the ice.

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The entrance fee is 200 yen for adults. An open-air fire is set up so that a tourist can warm. You can feel a feeling of the hospitality of local people. The illumination is held only in Saturday. If you go to Chichibu, I think I may go and see once.

Access:

1) Ride the Seibu Railway limited express (“Red Arrow”) from “Ikebukuro station” to “Seibu-Chichibu Station” (takes about 1hour 18minute)

2) Take the bus from Seibu Railway / “Seibu-Chichibu Station” or Chichibu Railway / “Chichibu Station” to “Ogano-yakuba” (Transfer at this bus stop).

Take the bus goes to “Ogano-shyako” or “Kurio” (Ride about 30minute).

Take the bus for “Sakamoto” (about 15 minutes ride) and get off at “Onouchi-keikoku-iriguchi”. Walk about 20minute from the bus stop.


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