Samurai AKITA - Tazawako Kakunodate TRAVEL GUIDE

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2023 Mt.Komagatake private car regulation announcement


In order to reduce congestion and protect the natural environment, private cars are prohibited from entering the trail from the Komagatake trailhead (Kamoshika parking lot branch point) to the 8th station of Mt. Komagatake. Private cars are not allowed to enter on the day when the regulation is enforced, so we ask for your cooperation.

[Regulation period]
Saturdays, Sundays and public holidays from June 1st to October 20th and weekdays from June 21st to August 15th

[regulation time]
5:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

*However, the regulation day in October is from 6:00 am to 4:30 pm Depending on the situation of the 8th station parking lot, entry may be restricted even before the regulation time.

[Regulated object]
All vehicles (including bicycles) However, buses (including minibuses with a seating capacity of 11 or more), taxis, hire vehicles and permitted vehicles are excluded. Please follow the instructions of the guide during the regulation time.

・Large vehicles with a wheelbase of 5 meters or more cannot pass.

・Vehicles other than those regulated should follow the back of regular buses.

[Alternative bus]
Regular buses will operate between Kogen Onsen and Mt. "Arupa Komakusa" is a place where private cars are regulated to transfer buses.

Please use the Arupa Komakusa parking lot or Kogen parking lot.