Date of shooting: July 2, 2018
Sasagamine Plateau, Myoko City, Niigata Prefecture, at an altitude of about 1,300 m. This area is deep in snow surrounded by mountains such as Mt. Hiuchi, Myoko, and Yakeyama. After the thaw, the wildflowers bloom in full bloom and become a sacred place for trekking. It is also known to enjoy the bright red leaves in autumn
Sasagamine Plateau is also the entrance to the hiking route to Mt. Hiuchi, and there are many trekking courses in the vicinity. German spruce forest and spreading beech forest. There are views that will make you forget the hustle and bustle of the city.
A 5-minute walk from Sasagamine Green House, which is also the base for sightseeing in Sasagamine, is “Utana no Shimizu,” which was certified as one of the 100 best waters of Heisei in June 2008. Please listen to the sound of the pure spring water. You can enjoy the coolness unique to Sasagamine.
Well, at the beginning I mentioned “snowy area”, but please see this video. “Sasagamine Plateau” is a place where the word “nature” is just right. Please come and visit us.