Our five nesting boxes are all occupied this season and you can view them all from the dinning room
Maguse Onsen , just 1 hour drive from the lodge
Nojiri Lake, just 15 minutes drive from the Lodge
Spent a lovely evening at Takada Park, just a 30min drive or so from our lodge.
Autumn in Japan is so beautiful, Imori Pond reflects the mountain and the roofs are soften by the leafs
We climbed Mt Iizuna with Simon and Margie, our guests from the UK , a 5 hour round trip (medium walk) and called into the Onsen by the lake on the way home.
We have a group of bird conservationist staying with us and they will climb Mount Hiuchi in search of the elusive and endangered ptarmigan , a plump gamebird, slightly larger than a grey partridge. In summer, it’s a mixture of grey, brown and black above with white bellies and wings. In winter, it becomes totally white […]