Entries Tagged as 'Biei'

水曜日, 4月 17th, 2013

Biei Shirogane Forest Nature Tour

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Biei Shirogane Forest Nature Tour

To fully enjoy the nature of Biei, a snow shoeing tour with a nature guide is definitely a recommendation. Daisetuzan National Park is located at the center of Hokkaido. I was guided to the Shirogane Forest at the base of the Tokachidake Mountains.
First, let’s take a look at the Blue River near the Shirogane [...]

月曜日, 4月 8th, 2013

Biei Winter Guide

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Biei Winter Guide

The vast lands of Hokkaido in the wintertime get covered with silver snow. Amongst all, Biei has an exceptional view and is used in TV dramas and movies. The unique landscape created by the volcanic eruption of the Tokachidake Mountains turns white with snow. Pine and poplar trees that scatter the land complete the picture [...]