Looking for something new?
Enjoy Mount Fuji Region
To go up the slopes is not the only way to enjoy Mt. Fuji.
We can suggest ways to enjoy the mountain,
e.g. walks along the paths known only to the locals.

通訳案内士と歩いてちょっと違った発見をしてみませんか。
How to enjoy Yamanakako Click here
山中湖
山の暮らし、してみたいですか。←クリック
 
 
Any question? Click to contact us!
ご連絡は をクリックしてください。



The wealth of Japan lies not only in its culture
but in its natural environment.
>> Live View of Mt. Fuji>from Yamanakako
>>Live View of Mt. Fuji > from the 5th Station

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Weather Report


2018年のプログラム 予定
Spring Program 2018 is coming soon.

 4月 1.Early Spring 早春の山麓  
 

4月上旬の富士山麓はまだ早春。 ようやく目覚め始めた木々。

このプログラムでは地域の自然についてお話しします。
 
 4月 2.Flowering Season 富士山麓の花の季節 


4月も中旬から下旬になると花の季節がやってきます。どんな花

に出会えるでしょうか。山麓の春についてお話しします。
5月 3. Early summer 初夏の森


次から次へと咲く野の花、森の花。季節は目まぐるしく進みます。

明るい落葉樹林の様子をお話しします。


We are certified guide-interpreters and
members of the Japan Guide Association:
JGA (http://www.jga21c.or.jp/)
Please feel free to contact us.
e-mail: wildflowerwalk@nifty.com






2018 冬の楽しみ

連日氷点下15℃を下回り、寒いけれど、、、


The ropes protect the garden trees from snow.




Majestic Fuji




オニグルミ 葉が落ちるとこんな顔になります。
A leaf scar of Japanese Walnut



A little lamb?メリーさんの羊かも


コケの庭、コケのインテリア

Moss is an important part of a Japanese garden. Many moss species prefer shady environments, but there also are sun-loving mosses.
If you have a glass bottle, you can easily create a tiny moss garden in your room.


A low-maintenance terrarium
with mosses and stones



Want to make one for yourself?



Time to enjoy snowshoeing





Whose footprints?
Not mine. Someone else's.



Walnut shells



"I love sunflower seeds as well as walnuts."

Breakfast time Squirrels are diurnal, active by day.



色づくサンショウ!




A rose?
No, a fungus.

キノコです。





Large Pink, a species of the genus Dianthus.

カワラナデシコ



Vexillabium nakaianum

small but graceful
ハクウンラン




A beautiful Japanese bumblebee

オオマルハナバチ



Daddy Longlegs

ザトウムシ







Recommended Walks and Hikes/
Natural History/
Plant Life in Japan/
Transportation Guide


An amphibian vehicle going on the lake 


 
Mistletoe, a parasitic plant with ripe berries





Mt. Fuji in summer


Lake Saiko

 



Rosa hirtula,
the flower of Yamanakako Village
.
 
 
Monotropastrum humile
A mycoheterotrophic plant, totally depending on fungi for nutrients.
 


 
A flying squirrel in a hollow of a tree trunk at the Sengen shrine