Index

Getting around Yatsugatake (P4-5)

  • Enjoy a railway trip with the Koumi line
  • Japan’s highest railroad

Growing in nature (P6-7)

  • Our grandmothers’ grandmothers used to pray, dance and deify
  • The “children as nature” glasses

Three women using herbs (P8-9)

  • Mayuko Fujii
  • Tamami Suzuki
  • Yufu Hatano (Kigi)

Southern Yatsugatake Highland resort (P11)

  • Kiyosato Highland
  • Words of Paul Rusch

Paul Smither’s
Yatsugatake and Southern Alps Mountain plants Field guide


About our area


Kigi’s herb talk


Mt. Amida elevation 2,805 M (P44)


Fujimi town (P45)


Haramura and Central Yatsugatake highland (P46)


The story of Yatsugatake and Southern Alps alcoholic beverages (P52-53)


Treasure Rich Hokuto city! (P54-55)


Enjoy! Community (P56-57)


What to do when visiting Yatsugatake (P58)