Imori Pond (Myoko Highland)妙高高原 いもり池
A pond 500 meters in circumference located in the Ike-no-Taira Onsen area on the Myoko Highland. The pond is known for its aquatic plants, Japanese white birches, and Asian skunk cabbages. It is also a renowned destination for fall foliage viewing. There is a walking path around the pond for visitors to enjoy the colorful leaves while on a stroll. The sight of Mt. Myoko from across the pond is fantastic.
Nigata Pref. Myoukoushi Sekigawa 2248-4 [map]
- State of fall foliage
- Fallen leaves
- Autumn foliage forecast
- Late Oct.-Early Nov.
- Open 24 hours
- open everyday (Visitor Center is closed on Wednesdays and Thursdays, December-March Sunday/New Year's Holiday closed)
- Parking Lot
Cars 100 spaces, large bus 6 spaces
- Night viewing
- Not available
- Public toilets
- Japanese beech, Japanese alder, wedding cake tree, Japanese mountain maple, Japanese sumac, painted maple, silver birch, amur cork tree, monarch birch
Information Sources: NAVITIME JAPAN
- On foot aboutminutes
- about m
- View route from Station View route from Bus Stop View route from IC View route from Parking
Nearby Tourist Attractions
Niigata Main Areas
Found along the northwestern coast of Japan, Niigata prefecture is celebrated for its high-quality rice and breathtaking nature, most notably its spectacular mountains, whose white peaks draw in snow sports lovers from far and wide over the winter months. Hit the slopes at Yuzawa, pick out your favourite modern artist at Echigo Tsumari, or take a ferry over to Sado Island for an extra adventure.