Shiretoko Nature Experience


Shiretoko-Goko Five Lakes Hiking.

This is a 3 km loop course around the five lakes; taking about 3 hours on average.

The track includes hiking along an elevated wooden path.

 

Costs:  Adult                       JPY5,000
           Child(11 and under) JPY2,500 

Dates: May 10th to December(until the traffic road is closed)

Meeting Place: Shiretoko Goko Lakes Field House (25 min by car from Utoro)

           Photo and movie

  

MAP and more information


Eagle watching

Steller's sea-eagle and a white-tailed sea eagle may be seen using binocular and field scope.

 

Costs:   1 hour     Adult     JPY3,000       Child (11 and under) JPY1,500
              
2 hours    Adult     JPY4,000       Child (11 and under) JPY2,000

 

Dates: December to March

Meeting Place: Utoro

movie Photo


Two Lakes Hiking

This is a 1.6 km loop course around two of the five lakes; taking about 2 hours on average. The track includes hiking along an elevated wooden path.

 

Costs:  Adult                       JPY3,000
           Child (11 and under) JPY1,500 

Dates: August 1st to  December

  (until the traffic road is closed)

Meeting Place: Shiretoko Goko Lakes Field House (20 min by car from Utoro)

 


Furepe Waterfall Hiking

This is a 2 km round trip, taking about 2 hours on average.

 

Costs:  Adult                        JPY3,000
           Child (11 and under) JPY1,500 

Dates: May to November

Meeting Place: Shiretoko  Nature Center (10 minutes from Utoro by car)
                      Free parking.


Forest and cliff trekking

 

We can see Groundwater falls into the sea from the cliff and it rarely shines with rainbow color.

3 km round trip, taking about 3 hours.

Costs:  Adult                       JPY5,000
           Child (11 and under) JPY2,500 

Dates: August to April 

Meeting Place: Shiretoko  Nature Center

(10 minutes from Utoro by car)

 Free parking     Photo  movie

 


Stargazing

Take advantage of the beautiful night sky using a 20cm diameter telescope.

 

Costs:   JPY4,000 Adult and Child
Dates: May to November

Meeting Place: Miharashi bridge on Route 334 (5 minutes by car, east from Utoro)

                      Free parking.



Snow Hiking

We prepare snowshoes fit for shoes from 14 cm to 27 cm.

Please use footwear with very low heel. 

Costs:  2 hours     Adult     JPY 4,000      Child (11 and under) JPY 2,000

             3 hours    Adult      JPY 5,000      Child (11 and under) JPY 2,500

Dates: December to April

Meeting Place: Shiretoko  Nature Center (10 minutes from Utoro by car)
                      Free parking.

 


Apply here

If you would like to make a booking, please get in touch with me by email telling me

 

a) which course you are interested in
b) the date and time you would like to book
c) the number of people (adults and children) in your party
d) the kind of transport you are using (car/bus)

e) any additional question you may have

Please send E-mail. To: starhours@new.hope.cx

Thank you