Notices

Activities

2 - 6 years old7 - 12 years oldFor adults (Age 20 and up)
  • Mountain Stream Discovery

    • No reservation required
    • Free of charge
    • For all ages
    Availability:
    All year

    Lectures are held every night to convey the appeal of the Oirase Stream under the concept of "deep discovery". The nature guide of the hotel serves as the instructor, and he or she will convey the recommended walking style, seasonal enjoyment and other content that will make the next day's walk enjoyable.

  • Moss Ball Making Workshop

    • Reservation required
    • For all ages
    Availability:
    All year

    You’ll make your own original kokedama using moss, ferns, and other plants found along the Oirase Gorge.

  • Oirase Lamp Making Workshop

    • Reservation required
    • For all ages
    Availability:
    All year

    Create a gourd lamp with a motif of moss and ferns growing along the Oirase Gorge stream. You’ll be able to take home the finished lamp together with a special base.

  • Keiryu New Green Lunch

    • Reservation required
    • For adults (Age 20 and up)
    Availability:
    Apr 22, 2024 – May 31Open only on weekdays

    A "mountain stream fresh green lunch" will be held where you can enjoy lunch along the mountain stream while looking at the superb view of sparkling fresh green. During the spring season when about 100 kinds of trees sprout all at once, the fresh green shines most beautifully. We will take you to the spot. This is a special program for spring only, where you can taste colorful fresh green sandwiches and sommelier's selection of wine and ciders.

  • Spring Moss Viewing

    • Reservation required
    • 4 years or older
    Availability:
    Apr 13, 2024 – Apr 30

    It is a cherry blossom viewing unique to Oirase-keiryu where you can see the moss sporophyte called moss flower. After enjoying the beauty of several kinds of moss sporophyte with a light or magnifying glass, you can enjoy a "moss viewing sweet" using three kinds of apples in the motif of the cuddly looking egg moss.

  • Oirase New Green Morning Stretch Program

    • Reservation required
    • 13 years or older
    Availability:
    Apr 22, 2024 – May 31Only held on weekdays during the period

    In the shimmering green that can only be seen in spring, a stretching program is performed to match the stream flow and the splash of the waterfall. While soaking up the fresh sunlight through the trees, you can enjoy the bath as you wish. This is a wellness program that allows you to recover your mental and physical well-being from the private open-air bath.

  • Moss Trail

    • Reservation required
    • 4 years or older
    Availability:
    Apr 13, 2024 – Nov 27

    Moss creates gorgeous scenery in Oirase Gorge. You will take a walk along the stream with a magnifying glass and observe the beautiful moss, glittering with water droplets.

  • Keiryu Breath

    • No reservation required
    • Free of charge
    • For all ages
    Availability:
    Apr 13, 2024 – Nov 26

    It's a program where you listen to the sound of a mountain stream and stretch while breathing deeply to your heart's content.

  • Early Morning Tsutanuma Walk

    • Reservation required
    • 7 years or older
    Availability:
    Apr 27, 2024 – May 31

    A tour of the Tsuta Forest at the foot of Mt. Minamihakkoda surrounded by silence. In this forest, which is famous as one of the best beech forests in Japan, we will visit the beech forest and Tsutanuma Swamp that shines in the morning sun.

  • Oiase Guided Walk

    • Reservation required
    • 4 years or older
    Availability:
    Apr 13, 2024 – Nov 27

    A nature guide with great knowledge of the nature around the hotel will accompany you on this classic tour. You will walk around the Oirase mountain stream and enjoy the many beautiful sights. This tour is also recommended for first-time visitors to Oirase Gorge.

  • Oirase Shuttle Bus

    • No reservation required
    • Free of charge
    • For all ages
    Availability:
    Apr 12, 2024 – Nov 27

    A free shuttle bus connects the hotel to the midstream area of the Oirase stream. We recommend taking the bus to the midstream area and then enjoy the walk from there.

  • Mountain stream going tea set

    • No reservation required
    • For all ages
    Availability:
    Apr 12, 2024 – Nov 27*Please return 11/27 by 12:00PM.

    This tea set lets you spend a relaxing time in the Oirase mountain stream.

  • Keiryu Coloring Book Set

    • No reservation required
    • For all ages
    Availability:
    Apr 12, 2024 – Nov 27*Please return 11/27 by 12:00PM.

    It is a coloring set to enjoy the scenery of Oirase mountain stream in various colors.

  • Leaves Mobile Making Workshop

    • Reservation required
    • For all ages
    Availability:
    Apr 13, 2024 – May 31

    It uses beech leaves that represent Oirase, and creates a mobile that expresses the fresh greenery that shakes in the spring breeze.

  • E-bike Rental Service

    • Reservation required
    • For all ages
    Availability:
    Apr 12, 2024 – Nov 27

    You can rent an e-bike, a power-assisted electric bike. Have fun riding it along the mountain stream.

  • Memorable Instant Camera Set

    • No reservation required
    • For all ages
    Availability:
    Apr 12, 2024 – Nov 27*Please return 11/27 by 12:00PM.

    This is a set of instant cameras that can capture beautiful views of the Oirase mountain stream and memories of strolling and leave them in an album.

  • Moss art watching

    • No reservation required
    • Free of charge
    • For all ages
    Availability:
    Apr 12, 2024 – Nov 26

    It is a lecture program on how to enjoy moss representing Oirase Stream at the moss art wall in the hotel. You can easily learn how to observe and take photos using a magnifying glass.

  • Keiryu Open-top Bus Tour

    • Reservation required
    • 4 years or older
    Availability:
    May 17, 2024 – Nov 4*Days out of service due to maintenance: 5/22、6/5、6/19、7/5、7/31、8/28、9/11、9/26、10/10

    It is a tour that goes around Oirase mountain stream in an open-top bus without a roof overflowing with an open feeling. You can fully enjoy the exhilaration of running through the great nature and the superb 360 degree view.

    Here is an image video of the tour (transition to YouTube)

  • Dr. Oirase Moss

    • Reservation required
    • 10 - 12 years old
    Availability:
    Jul 21, 2024 – Aug 31

    In Oirase Stream, a sacred place for moss, students learn about the ecology of moss from the concierge of the stream and write down their findings in the Moss Doctor Report. The program's original scope, which is perfect for observing not only walking eyes but also places you can't get close to, is now available. Learn all about the moss in the Oirase Stream and aim to become Dr. Moss Oirase.

  • Waterfalls Guided Walk

    • Reservation required
    • 4 years or older
    Availability:
    May 1, 2024 – Sep 30

    It takes about 2 hours to walk 2.5 km from Tamarine Falls to Choshi Otaki Falls in the upper reaches of Oirase Stream with a mountain stream concierge. You can enjoy the upper watershed, also known as the Waterfall Highway, and the valley forest typical of Oirase Stream.

  • Private Hot Spring Yaekokonoyu

    • Reservation required
    • For all ages
    Availability:
    1 June - 22 Nov 2024 *Monday and Tuesday only

    A five-minute drive from the hotel, you can reserve the Yae-Kuju no Yu, a mixed-use outdoor bath. You can enjoy a moment of soaking in a quality bath while gazing at the scenery that changes every season. The rustic open-air bath with a waterfall close at hand is filled with a simple hot spring that springs from Mt. Hakkoda, and you can hear the sounds of wild birds and waterfalls from all sides, giving you the feeling of enjoying a forest bath. Both men and women can enjoy the bath without hesitation as we prepare bathing suits.

  • Fern Observation Walk

    • Reservation required
    • 7 years or older
    Availability:
    Jun 1, 2024 – Jun 30

    Early summer is the most beautiful time to see the ferns of Oirase. It is a fern observation tour where you can enjoy the cute sprouting of ferns and the magnificent appearance with high design.

  • Monsoon Wind and Forest Walking

    • Reservation required
    • 7 years or older
    Availability:
    Jul 1, 2024 – Jul 31

    It is a tour that takes you to the Oirase mountain stream, which is moist with rain and seasonal winds. You can enjoy the moss and flowers that like the moist forest and environment.

  • Morning Walk at Lake Towada

    • Reservation required
    • 7 years or older
    Availability:
    Aug 1, 2024 – Aug 31

    This is a morning walk to enjoy tea time on the cool shores of Lake Towada in the early morning. You can enjoy a luxurious time overlooking the magnificent Lake Towada.

  • "The God of the Forest" Walk

    • Reservation required
    • 7 years or older
    Availability:
    Sep 1, 2024 – Oct 11

    A nature guide will guide you to the "god of the forest," the largest beech tree in Japan. The tree is over 400 years old and has been recognized as the best single tree in Japan, so let's look forward to the ancient memory of the forest.

  • Scenic autumn leaves walk

    • Reservation required
    • 7 years or older
    Availability:
    Oct 12, 2024 – Nov 5

    A nature guide will guide you to the best spot for fall foliage at that time of year. This is a recommended tour in autumn to experience the natural beauty of the season.

  • Lake Oirase Towada Tour

    • Reservation required
    • 7 years or older
    Availability:
    Nov 6, 2024 – Nov 26

    The tour includes exquisite viewing platforms and quays where you can enjoy the calm waters of Lake Towada, the source of the Oirase mountain stream, from various angles.

  • Oirase Waterfall Tour

    • Reservation required
    • 7 years or older
    Availability:
    Nov 6, 2024 – Nov 27

    A tour that takes you to famous waterfalls in late autumn. You can see the exposed waterfall in the forest after the fall leaves.

  • Private Mountain Stream Fishing Tour

    • Reservation required
    • For all ages
    Availability:
    Apr 22, 2024 – Sep 30

    This is an authentic mountain stream fishing experience where you can fish in a mountain stream while wearing waders (boots with torso). A professional guide will accompany you, so even first-timers can enjoy it without worry.

  • Fly Fishing Tour for Beginner

    • Reservation required
    • For all ages
    Availability:
    Apr 22, 2024 – Sep 30

    A fly fishing experience private tour limited to one pair per day. Specialist guides will carefully lecture you on your dream of fly fishing, and provide full support for your experience from tying to casting practice to actual fishing.

2 - 6 years old7 - 12 years oldFor adults (Age 20 and up)