Lake Akimoto

Lake Akimoto

When Mt. Bandai erupted in the Urabandai area in 1888, Okuragawa River and Nakatsugawa River were blocked, resulting in the creation of Lake Akimoto. This is the deepest lake among the three Urabandai lakes (Lake Hibara, Lake Onogawa, Lake Akimoto) and the second biggest lake after Lake Hibara. Boats, fishing and camping are available.

Venue Details

Venue Details
Website https://www.urabandai-inf.com/en/?page_id=24972
Contact

Urabandai Tourism Association

(+81) 241-32-2349

Best Season All Year
Parking None
Access Details
Access Akimoto, Kitashiobara Village, Yama District, Fukushima Pref. View directions
Getting there

By Car: 25 min drive from the Inawashiro Bandaikogen I.C. exit off the Ban-etsu Expressway

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