Shirakoma Pond

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Shirakoma Pond (白駒の池) is one of the beautiful lake located in North Yatsugatake mountain. The altitude of the lake is about 2,100m from the sea level that is the highest lake located in Japan. It has a beautiful subalpine nature with moss of the forest. It is also beautiful Koyo spot.

Tourist Info.
There is parking and restroom.

0. at Okaya Station.
1. use JR Chuo Line to Chino Station.
2. use local bus to Mugikusatoge.
3. walk (15 min.)

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Map around Shirakoma Pond

Detailed Travel Guide

Shirakoma Pond is located on North Yatsugatake, Nagano prefecture. It is located on 2,100m high from the sea level. It is surrounded by subalpine nature, especially moss is covering up just like a green carpet. Spring arrives late at this pond. Because it is very easy to access by car or bus, even kids or senior person can enjoy this subalpine nature.