May 1st 〜 October 31st
Lake Onneto and Sakhalin spruce forest Walk
Content Located 20km apart from Lake Akan,Lake Onneto sits quietly at the foot of Mt.Meakan. Near the lake is pure Sakhalin spruce forest, one of the few instances of such in Hokkaido.
This primeval forest shows you rich vegetation such as alpine plants and various fungi, and also animals like woodpeckers and squirrels.
The lake changes its color depending on the weather and time, and is especially beautiful in autumu when the leaves tum color and make a vivid contrast with the water.

The walking distance is about 5km, but shorter routes can be taken.

We get from Lake Akan to Lake Onneto by car. it takes 25min one way.

2 to 7

Duration 3h30m to 4h
Adults JPY6500 / Child JPY4500

Departure 8:30am / 12:30pm
Akan Nature Center

*Pick up is available from hotels in Lake Akan.
Outdoor wear, long sleeves are recommended, hiking shoes, hat
Water, anti bug spray, other items you'll need.
Notice This tour can be arranged for one person. Additional JPY3000 will be changed on your tour fee.
Tour participants need to be 6 years or older.
Scheduled tour will proceed in the event of light rain, but will be cancelled if there is bad weather.
@Meet to Akan Nature Center
AFill out application from and make a payment
BGet to lake Onneto area by car (25min)
There is bathroom at the starting point.
CBriefing about the walk and start.
Walking time is 2h30m to 3h including tea break
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