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Hokkaido | Michi no Eki Road Station

"Roadside Station Biei ""Okanokura""" (道の駅びえい「丘のくら」)

 0166920920  Hokkaido Kamikawagumbieichou Motomachi 1-9-21

A roadside station housed inside a remodeled storehouse built of local soft stone in Biei Town. Inside, the extensive use of Biei Japanese larch wood gives the station a warm, inviting atmosphere. Here you can buy cider modeled after Biei's famous Blue Pond; local specialty products like Biei milk, pork, and flour; and wood and ceramic pieces by local artists. Events such as solo and photo exhibitions featuring artists connected to Biei are periodically held in the station's event space.


New Year's Holiday(12/31-1/3)
Parking Lot
Available (36 spaces)
※ 20 spaces in winter
Credit Card
Not available

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Review of Michi-no-Eki Biei Okanokura

TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
Reviewed:2017/06/13 nice wayside stop
didn't see too much here...just a wayside stop and a place where folks sold some natural produce. there was a nice apple crepe shop next to it.
Reviewed:2017/05/05 Walkable from the JR Station
Was in Biei and not expecting much because I was not driving and I could not go anywhere far. Michi-no Eki Biei Okanokura was on the Biei Main Street, walkable from JR station.
Reviewed:2016/12/11 For local produce
Road stations or Michi no Eki are to be found all over Hokkaido. They are generally good places to stop for refreshments and to buy local produce. Sometimes you have to get in early before the best...
Reviewed:2013/08/13 Worth a stop
Biei's michi no eki, road station shop, is well stocked with local produce. If you like Biei's agricultural produce, this is worth a stop. It is just 5 minutes walk from JR Biei - turn left after...
Reviewed:2012/01/23 whew!
Could be the busiest toilet stop in Hokkaido. Crowded. Nothing to see other than the typical tourist junk stores.

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