Sightseeing Spots: Nyuto Area
Known as the largest moor in Hachimantai National Park. Senshogahara is a high moor located on the eastern side of Nyutosan mountain. As its name, field of thousand swamps, it is sprinkled with more than 900 mire pools large and small. The colorful alpine flora characteristic to moors and the beautiful scenery soothes the hearts of hikers. Best season is from June to October.
Shizukuishi Town, Iwate Pref.
Shizukuishi Town Commerce, Finance and Tourism Section: 019-692-2111
Regular bus from JR Tazawako Station (For Nyuto hot spring)
Akita Airport Liner (Kakunodate/Tazawako/Tamagawa Hot Springs Course)