Oirase Keiryu in Kinshu

Oirase Keiryu is a Keiryu(which means stream in english) located in Oirase river with 14 km from Nenokuchi at Lake Todawa to Yakeyama.

There are well-maintained roadways and pedestrian mall built along the stream, where people can enjoy the scenic beauties of nature. Oirase Keiryu is signified as a two-star in Michelin Green Guides Tohoku web, by Japan Michelin Tire(Tokyo).

The splendid scenery of the panoramic beauty of nature since the ancient times

Oirase stream has a 200 meter vertical interval and it also has various landscape along the stream from Lake Towada. To witness the season when leaves turn red, yellow, and brown is a mind-blowing experience. mountains turn into a full of autumn color when wet roads reflect an image of crimson foliage on a rainy day.

Surrounded by the crimson foliage, you can watch the stream of the famous hura(Ashura No Nagare) with a fierce of water splash among the colorful trees and rocks. you will be able to enjoy 9 landscapes including the breathtaking Kumoi waterfall (Kumoi No Taki) with a series of cascades dropping down from the cliff. you might just be lucky enough to see some Japanese serrow. It's the moment when nature takes your breath away.

Find Information

Oirase Mount


  • Address
    Okuse, Towada, Aomori Prefecture
  • Phone
    +81-(0)-17-735-5311  +81-(0)-17-734-9384

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