Altitude 2,000m of sky of footbath (free)
Of sky crowded with many customers footbath (summer)
Located on the ropeway The Peak, and also serves as a lookout “sky of footbath”. Overlooking the Shirane Echigo mountains and sunlight, in cool breeze that Nuku blowing altitude 2,000m, and warm slowly the body from feet. Also, climbing and after nature walks of Shirane sunlight, How is it to break after the historic sites stroll? I heals slowly and carefully from the tired body legs. Footbath, we have open in principle free, or towel assist our bring, please purchase in such shop.
Rock garden flowers
Shiranea ooi is a perennial herb that naturally grows in the mountainous region north of central Honshu and Hokkaido, and purple flowers with diameters of 5 to 10 centimeters bloom.
Especially the name was attached because it was blooming all around Nikko Shirane volcano.
Each year consists of early June in full bloom rock garden of flower beds, in the special protection area in the Wataru陀~Ke pond celebrates the best time to see in late from mid-June.
In recent years, the deer feeding damage, because you’ve depleted enough to be specified in the quasi-endangered species of the Red Data Book of Gunma Prefecture, in December 2000, Gunma Prefectural Oze High School and Gunma Prefecture Tone-gun Katashina is the center “meeting to protect the Glaucidium palmatum” was established to become. Seed collection, nursery, other planting, installation of protection fence, such as growth research and mountains of cleanup activities, we are protecting the activities of Glaucidium palmatum.
Komakusa is, central Honshu north, perennial distributed in Hokkaido, the Kuril-Kamchatka, Sakhalin-eastern Siberia. I grow in Kogen, such as alpine summit or ridge. Flower shape seems to have named frame grass because they resemble the face of the horse, but it is also known as the queen of alpine plants.
Komakusa of the first two million shares are planted in the summit station of the rock garden, at the time of full bloom it had become a red carpet as shown in the photograph.
Currently naturally been culled population is stable, you can see many things that are native to already adapted.※ oysters is up to late August from late June
※The flower season is from late June to late August
Ezorindou is central Honshu north, in the perennial native to Hokkaido, grows in such damp grasslands of mountain-subalpine zone. Flower becomes a magnitude of 4-5㎝ in blue purple, day unless it is not open bites.
In the summit station rock garden, it can be seen in the forest of the walking path around leading to Futarasan shrine.※ oysters is up late from late August September
※Early September of the summit station rock garden
Summit station Futarasan Shrine
This shrine is the beginning of Yasugi first year (1429) The Shiraneyama Shrine was enshrined at the Shirane summit, and the god of deity is Oki Takumi (the power of the great power). Nippon Paper Industries Co., Ltd., a land owner 5,000 ha from Shirane Mountain Top to Karasawaguchi landed for 2 years ago and was rebuilt from Futariyama Shrine, and was established in Heisei era in 2003.
There are two theories of Mt. Arahama, but here it seems that the two mountains of Mt. Hakusan and Mt. Shirane, which are closer to reality, were rough as a result of the eruption, so it was a mountain of Mt. Arakawa and the name of Nikko came out of here . There are two theories of Mt. Arahama, but here it seems that the two mountains of Mt. Hakusan and Mt. Shirane, which are closer to reality, were rough as a result of the eruption, so it was a mountain of Mt. Arakawa and the name of Nikko came out of here .
Considering like this, it can be seen that Futarabiyama Shrine is a god of Mt. Mt. Shirane and Mt. Shirane.
Kochi village old-fashioned people in the Higashi Ogawa area called Araki without Mt. Shirane, and the mountain path was also a rough mountain path.
In addition, until around 1954, men got together for a week to get away from the women, cleanse themselves in the evening Big Takigawa, stay overnight in the east cabin earlier in the evening, climb the mountaintop early in the morning, standing, but to pray for your raigō worship mountain of safety, so was able to fine this shrine is now, the mayor and the boss is in pilgrimage on behalf of the officially open.