Aiming to become Northern Tohoku's key city through tourism

Sightseeing Spots: Hachimantai/Tamagawa Area

Hosenko Lake (Tamagawa dam)

Hosenko Lake (Tamagawa dam)The area around Tamagawa dam reservoir (Hosenko Lake) is being developed as a new park area with various facilities. It is popular as a site of picnics and outdoor amusements, as well as being a beautiful place for fresh green and autumn leaves. The Carillon Tower (with its Bell of Happiness) especially is a symbolic spot.

LocationTamagawa, Tazawako

Contact InfoTamagawa Dam Management Center: 0187-49-2170

Traffic accessRegular bus from JR Tazawako Station (For Hachimantai Summit, or for Tamagawa Hot Springs)
Akita Airport Liner (Kakunodate/Tazawako/Tamagawa Hot Springs Course)