See How Resources are Circulated in Satoyama, Where Nature, People, and Animals Live in Harmony(MATOWA)

Immerse yourself in the grand, stunning landscapes of Hachimantai that change every season. See how resources are circulated in Satoyama, where nature, people, and animals live in harmony.

*Immerse yourself in the grand, stunning landscapes of Hachimantai that change with every season as you experience cycle of life that has been passed down since ancient times in Satoyama (the natural environments between mountain foothills and arable land), where nature, people, and animals coexist in harmony. In this program, you will be able to interact with horses indigenous to Japan, learn about the relationship between nature, animals, and people from ancient times to the present day, and feel more interconnected with the trees in the forest and the horses.

During the winter, the landscape will be covered with silvery-white snow…

During the green season, walk with a horse through the beautiful meadow and beech forest of Appi Kogen that date back 1,000 years.

*This activity can also be offered as a simple horseback trekking experience.

General Information

■Fee: ¥2,000-¥8,000/person

■For groups of 2 to 10 people
(Inquire if you are a group of 10 or more people)

*Fee includes helmet rental and insurance.
*Wear clothing that is easy to move in (long-sleeved top, long pants).
Opening Times
9:30am ⁻ 5:00pm
Closed irregularly
30 minutes - 1 hour 30 minutes
Minimum participants: 2



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