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Wood Chip Course

Tsugaike’s two well-maintained wood chip paths are suitable for jogging and walking.
Soft wood chips are laid on the Wood Chip Roads, making for comfortable walking. Enjoy forest walking while exploring nature along these wood chip roads.

Tsugaike Wood Chip Path

This trekking course was built in 2008. This wood-chip path is soft underfoot, suitable for jogging and walking exercise. Hikers can see Serow (wild goats) and other wild animals in the forest, and in autumn especially, enjoy the beautiful foliage.

Course Guide

Two courses; 1km & 1.5km
In Summer, benches seats can be found along the courses, hikers can take it easy!

Kane-no-naru-oka Wood Chip Path

Located at Kane-no-naru-oka ski slope.
From this open ski-slope walking course, hikers can enjoy panoramic views of the Hakuba mountains. It is said that by ringing the bell in the “Tongari-boshi-no-toh” (The Tower of the Pointed Hat), all your wishes will be fulfilled.

Course Guide

1km course, located at the northern end of Kane-no-naru-oka slope.
The course is along the gentle ski slope.