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Snowshoeing in the Kannabe Highlands

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Snowshoe to the top of an extinct volcano with a local guide and enjoy a warm snack while overlooking the Kannabe Highlands.

Kannabe Highlands Cycling with Local Picnic

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Cycle along vast rice fields, cultivated farmlands, and villages in between broad-leaved trees, together with a guide who has extensive knowledge on the Kannabe Highlands.

Hot Air Ballooning over the Kannabe Highlands!

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Enjoy a tethered balloon ride in the Kannabe Soland, the only permanent hot air balloon in the Kansai region.

Kannabe Highlands Cycling with Apple Picking & Organic Lunch

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Cycle along vast rice fields, cultivated farmlands, and villages in between broad-leaved trees, together with a guide who has extensive knowledge on the Kannabe Highlands.

Forest Adventure in Kannabe Highlands

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Complete an obstacle course in the trees of the Kannabe Highlands.

Volcanic Rock Trekking in Kannabe Highlands

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Go trekking on a lava flow formation which erupted from Mt. Kannabe about 25,000 years ago, and then hardened over time.

Traditional Crab Lunch in Kannabe

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Enjoy a delicious crab lunch at the restaurant Waraku in the Kannabe Highlands!

Yunohara Auto Camp and Onsen

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Located in the back of the mountains near the entrance to the beautiful Ase Valley, our spacious auto camp features several different camping options. There is also a hot spring and small restaurant on site. You can camp in our fo……

Kannabe Camp Site

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A spacious campsite with a great location. A short walk to Yutorogi Onsen and Kannabe Rest Area. At these places you can grab ingredients for your BBQ and take a relaxing soak in the hot waters. The campsite is surrounded by pine……

Kannabe Onsen Yutorogi

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A public hot spring in the mountains of Kannabe. Enjoy indoor and outdoor baths. Indoor baths have jets to help you relax even more. The baths are gender segregated, a side for men and a side for women. No swimsuits or clothing ……

Plastic Skiing

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The most noticeable difference between grass and plastic skiing is the equipment. Unlike grass skiing, plastic skiing uses the exact same equipment you would use during the winter on snowy slope. This is one of the ways the pros ……

Kannabe Country Club Golf Course

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Kannabe Country Club Golf course is located at the top of Otsukue Mountain. The course goes around the mountain and is beautiful in any season. The course is an 18 hole and 72 par course. Nearby is the road side rest area “Kanna……

River Fishing

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Fish in this natural river for rainbow trout or Jyugo fish. You can keep the fish you catch, they taste great deep-fried or grilled. There is a rental shop nearby where you can rent a fishing rod and purchase some bait.……

Forest Adventure Oku Kannabe

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Forest Adventure originated in France as a type of “outdoor parks in harmony with nature.” The treetops course was first created for corporate training, but with growing popularity it opened to the general public and was eventuall……

Grass Skiing

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Up Kannabe Ski Resort offers the perfect place to zoom down the grassy knoll on a pair of their skis made specifically for grass skiing. The course has a mild incline so you don’t have to worry too much about going to fast and los……

Recreational Tree Climbing

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Treeing is climbing a tree with ropes that have been specially fixed to a tree so as not to cause any burden to the trees while ensuring your safety. An activity that can be enjoyed from about 6 years and up, depending on physical……

Outdoor Cooking

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A special lunch based on special ingredients and recipes. Kannabe Nature School organizes many camping programs, among them being cooking outdoors. We prepare dishes and lunches based on available ingredients and recipes. We use ……

Volcanic Rock Trekking Course

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This hiking course will take you along the old lava flow from the Kannabe Volcano, one of the youngest volcanoes in the Kansai region with its last eruption being over 25,000 years ago. Follow the flow along the Inaba River throug……

Paragliding

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There are a few paragliding schools in Kannabe where you can take half or full day lessons. Some schools also offer two day courses. You will receive full safety instructions by professional paragliders. For those wishing to fly a……

Kannabe Outdoor Activities

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Located in close vicinity to Kinosaki are the Kannabe Highlands. From spring to autumn, visitors can enjoy outdoor activities such as hiking and mountain climbing. In the winter with the coming of the snow, you can also enjoy skii……

Sledding

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Up Kannabe Ski Resort is the perfect location for sledding, with a specialty sledding hill dedicated to sledders only. Parents and kids are going to love the moving walkway or standing lift (1 day tickets are needed to use this li……

Snow CAT Tours

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Hotel Albireo in Kannabe offers snow CAT rides on their Pisten Bully PB130D Snow CAT. Tours are available from the end of December to March depending on the current snow conditions, which are subject to change each season. There a……

Banana Boat Snow Rafting

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This activity is available at Oku-Kannabe Ski Resort. Registration for this fun snow activity, also known as snow rafting, can be done at Restaurant Okusetsu. The cost of a ride, one loop around on the banana boat, is 900 yen for……

Snowshoeing

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With the coming of winter comes freshly fallen snow. For those who want to play in the snow but snowboarding and skiing are just a little too difficult for them, there is snowshoeing. Fun and easy for all ages from kids to adults ……

Oku Kannabe Ski Area

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Oku Kannabe ski area features seven lifts and 14 runs. The runs are geared towards beginner, intermediate and advanced levels. If a full day of skiing or snowboarding was not enough, stick around for a nighter. Night runs are ope……

Manba Ski Area

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Manba ski area features seven runs and four lifts, ranging in ability from beginner to advanced. From the top of Manba, one can cross over onto Okukan ski area.

Up Kannabe Ski/Snowboard

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Up Kannabe offers four runs and a kids park. There are runs for every level from beginner to advanced. The kids park is perfect for snow activities for kids, including sledding and building snowmen. Beginner and novice skiers and ……