A: Oirase Stream in winter
Oirase Stream showing the different expressions in each of the four seasons.
B: JR Gono Line
A train weaves its way across the rough, rocky shoreline and the World Heritage Shirakamisanchi range as it runs along the coastline.
C: Godzilla Rock
The strange rock that looks like "Godzilla" is even more photogenic when the sunset turns the sky red.
D: Agariko the Great
The malformed Japanese beech tree. It was named for the way the trunk divides into smaller trunks as it grows upwards.
E: Mt. Chokai
The highest mountain in Tohoku with an elevation of 2,236 m. The scenery that gives you a vivid feel of the colorfulness of the four seasons makes it one of the top 100 scenic views in Japan.
F: Sankyo rice granary
It was also the location used for the Japanese drama "Oshin", the place where the special rice is stored.
G: Salmon and local sake
Salmon perfected by the local climate has excellent compatibility with local sake.
H: Nodoguro (blackthroat seaperch) Don
This is "Nodoguro", a rice bowl of topped with the high quality blackthroat seaperch which is also known as the toro (fatty tuna) of white fish.