A mountain stream that is beautiful in every season
The stretch of the Oirase River flowing for a distance of about 14 kilometers from Lake Towada to Mount Yakeyama is designated as a special scenic site by the government and natural monument inside Towada-Hachimantai National Park. It is accented with many waterfalls and scenic spots. Along the banks are a paved road and trails affording strollers good views of the scenery, which varies with the season, from deep green to brilliant autumn colors.
About 120 minutes by JR Bus from Aomori Station