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Last updated: December 21, 2020
Unobstructed views of Mt. Tanigawa’s autumn display
Mt. Tanigawa's slopes are covered in deciduous forests that turn an array of colors throughout autumn. The best way to see the foliage is from the Tanigawadake Ropeway, which offers unrivaled panoramas of the area. Take a 15-minute ride on the ropeway, whisking you up the mountain to an elevation of 1,319 meters.
The foliage is at its peak during October.
Yubiso, Minakami, Tone District
About 50 minutes by bus from Jomo-Kogen Station
About 25 minutes by bus from Minakami Station on JR Joetsu Line
About 25 minutes by car from Minakami IC of Kan-Etsu Expressway
Early October to mid–November
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