Weeping Cherry Tree of Oshira-sama

Weeping Cherry Tree of Oshira-sama

Image provider: Yuzawa-shi

  • Natural monumentNatural monument

Time, in full bloom of flower
The late April and early May

| Akatsuka, Yokobori, Yuzawa-shi, Akita Hakusan Shrine

Oshira-sama means Sirayama Shrine. The Weeping cherry tree in the precincts of the Shirayama Shrine is said to be 210 years old. It is a huge cherry tree, which is 10 meters in height, 3.7 meters in diameter and branches that are 19 meters long stretching to the north, south, east and west. Even though it is an old tree, it blossoms gorgeously pleasing the visitors a lot. It is a Natural Monument designated by Yuzawa City. Free rest areas and tea service have also been planned.

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Basic information

First View Point We possess personality appropriate for the age of a tree even if we take ramifications, color of flower, state whichever of trunk. In addition, colored leaves, contrast with the fresh green are beautiful in spring of village forest.
Access (railroad) It is approximately 20 minutes on foot from JR Yokobori Station
Access (car) It is approximately three minutes from Yuzawa Yokote road Ogachi Komachi IC
It is approximately one hour 30 minutes from Tohoku Expressway Furukawa IC
Traffic instructions We are going to establish temporary parking lot (or we establish temporary parking lot in average year)
Parking lot Free of charge
Reference Yokobori community improvement meeting 080-1815-0391
Sightseeing, Geopark promotion section 0183-55-8180
Cherry Blossom Festival None
Going to see cherry blossoms at night Light up (plan)
The late April and early May (and to flowering)
From 19:00 to 21:00
Opening of the park, close time 24 hours opening
Stall We sell cake, ball konjac in closed place
The right or wrong of banquet No
Entrance rate Free of charge
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