Last updated: December 21, 2020
Hike and camp among an abundance of alpine plants
Lake Nozori is located at an altitude of 1,513 meters in Joshin’etsukogen National Park. This dam-formed artificial lake is surrounded by towering mountains of over 2,000 meters, making it a photogenic location for hiking and camping.
The lake's surroundings bloom with a variety of flowers throughout summer and autumn. More than 300 alpine species thrive here, including daylilies, azaleas, and fireweed.
Iriyama, Nakanojo, Agatsuma District (Map)
About 1 hour 10 minutes by bus from Naganohara-Kusatsuguchi Station
About 2 hours 15 minutes by car from Shibukawa-Ikaho IC of Kan-Etsu Expressway
Road closure between the Wakobara Area and Lake Nozori from late November to late April
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