Hakusan Tedorigawa Geopark

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Hakusan Tedorigawa Geopark
Promotion Council

2-1 Kuramitsu Hakusan-city Ishikawa
TEL:076-274-9564
FAX:076-274-9546
E-mail:geopark@city.hakusan.lg.jp

Areas and Geosites

Mt. Hakusan Zone Hakusan Volcano Geosite

Hakusan Volcano

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Gozengamine Peak at 2,702...

Crater Lakes

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There are several craters...

Kuroboko-iwa Rock

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This is a volcanic bomb...

Tonbi-iwa Rock

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This is located along...

Lava Flow and Columnar Joints

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When you look at the ...

Conglomerates
of Tetori Group

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Most of the base of Hakusan...

Tetori Group and Fossils in Yunotani

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A part of the Yunotani Valley is...

Hakusan Onsen

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Sodium – chloride / hydrogen...

 

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Mt. Hakusan Zone Hakusan Sabo Geosite

Bettô Ôkuzuré
(collapse in Betto)

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This is the site of a landslide...

Yanagi-dani Sabo Sediment Control Dams

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These are Sabo dams in...

Sabo-shindo Trail

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Sabo-shindo is a trail...

Bétto Confluence Suspension Bridge

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This suspension bridge in...

   

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Mt. Hakusan Zone Periglacial Landforms Geosite

Steps and Lobes

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The summit area of Mt. Hakusan...

   

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Mt. Hakusan Zone Alpine Plants of Mt. Hakusan Geosite

Alpine Plants of
Mt. Hakusan

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Characteristically, there are...

   

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Mt. Hakusan Zone Zone, Hakusan Zenjodo (trails) Geosite

Kamisori-iwaya
(razor cave)

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Kamisori-iwaya is a place...

Sennin-iwaya
(hermit cave)

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This is a natural cave formed...

Jazuka (mound)

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This is a mound of piled...

Ao-ishi Rock

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It is said that the...

Hinoki Shingû Shrine

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This is a sacred place of the...

En-no-tani Valley
(Ten’enjun)

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Tradition says that young men and...

Shikari-ba

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Mt. Hakusan was off-limits...

Seijô-ga-hara (plain)

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This is a plateau of lava...

Hyakuyojô-no-taki
Waterfall

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This waterfall drops approximately...

Yotsuzuka (mound)

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The Yotsuzuka is a name of cairn...

Mt. Béssan

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Mt. Bessan, 2,399 meters high...

 

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Kuwajima Fossil Bluff Zone
Kuwajima Fossil Bluff and Silicified Wood Trunks in Byâkodan Valley Geosite

Kuwajima Fossil Bluff

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The Kuwajima Fossil Bluff is...

Silicified Wood Trunks in Byâkodan Valley

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You can see silicified wood...

Monument of Dr. Rein

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Dr. Johannes Justus Rein...

Tsume-ishi Stones and Silicified Wood
in Ushikubi River

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The Tsume-ishi (nail rocks)...

Tama-ishi Stones

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Conglomerates of the Tetori Group...

 

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Kuwajima Fossil Bluff Zone
Hyakumangan-no-iwa Rock Geosite

Hyakumangan-no-iwa Rock

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It is a huge sandstone boulder...

   

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Kuwajima Fossil Bluff Zone
Mt. Narutani, Mt. Sunagozen, and Mt. Ô-arashi Geosite

Mt. Narutani ・ Mt. Sunagozen ・ Mt. Ô-arashi

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These are viewpoints of...

Yoroikabé Bluff

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This is a big, sheer outcrop...

Skunk Cabbage
and Beech Forest

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About 30,000 Skunk Cabbages...

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Kuwajima Fossil Bluff Zone
Mountain Village with Heavy Snowfall Geosite

Shiraminé Important Preservation Districts for Groups of Historic Buildings

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This is a village in the...

Mt. O-maé

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This is located behind...

Hakusan Folk Museum

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Houses were moved from their...

Hakusan Kôbô
(textile museum)

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At the foot of Mt. Hakusan...

Hakusan Honji-butsu

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The people of Mt. Hakusan...

Hatsuka-iwa Rock

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A sand stone having two jutting...

Myôdani-yôsui (irrigation canal) and Myôji-iwa Rock

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This is an irrigation canal...

Shiraminé Onsen

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Sodium -hydrogen carbonate spring

Hakusan Tenbô-no-yu

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Sodium -hydrogen carbonate spring

Shiramine Sôyu
(Shiramine Onsen)

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Sodium -hydrogen carbonate spring

   

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Kuwajima Fossil Bluff Zone
Hakusan Alpine Plants Botanical Garden Geosite

Hakusan Alpine Plants Botanical Garden

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Cultivation trials of alpine plants...

   

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Kuwajima Fossil Bluff Zone
Big Horse Chestnut in Ôta Geosite

Big Horse Chestnut in Ôta

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This tree is a national natural...

   

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Tedori River Dam Zone Ko-arashi-daki Geosite

To-ga-tani Shônyûdô (calcareous cave)

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This calcareous (containing...

   

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Tedori River Dam Zone Mt. Wassô-ga-dake Geosite

Moonstone Rhyolite

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These are volcanic rocks formed...

Mt. Wassô-ga-daké

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This mountain has a great...

 

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Tedori River Dam Zone Tedori River Dam Geosite

Tedori River Dam

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This is a rock-fill dam made up...

   

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Tedori River Dam Zone Deku-mawashi Geosite

Higashi-futakuchi History and Folklore Museum

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An exhibition hall and a theater...

   

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Tedori River Dam Zone Onabé Sabo Dam Geosite

Onabé Sabo DamM

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It is the first sabo dam...

Onabé-iwa Rock

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This is a rock at the upper...

Slit Sabo Dam

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Since sediment supply from...

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Tedori River Dam Zone Yonaki-icho in Seto Geosite

Yonakiicho in Seto
(ginkgo tree)

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This is a one of the biggest...

Mt. Mimura and
Sena Highland

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These places have a great view...

 

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Iwama fountain tower and Hakusan Super Rindo Forest Road Geosite
Iwama Funsentô-gun (sinter cones) Geosite

Iwama Funsentô-gun
(sinter cones)

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You can see hot springs...

Chûgû Onsen

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Sodium – chloride / hydrogen...

Shin Iwama Onsen

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Sodium - chloride spring.

Ichirino Onsen

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Sodium - chloride spring.

Onsen Center Tenryô

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Sodium - hydrogen carbonate...

Shin Chûgû Onsen Center

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Sodium - hydrogen carbonate...

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Iwama fountain tower and Hakusan Super Rindo Forest Road Geosite
Bunao Mountain Observation Lodge Geosite

Bunao Mountain Observation Lodge

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This center is near Mt. Bunao...

   

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Iwama fountain tower and Hakusan Super Rindo Forest Road Geosite
Sugasa Chûgû Shrine and Kahô Shrine Geosite

Sugasa Chûgû Shrine

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This is one of seven Hakusan...

Kahô Shrine

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Worshippers visited this...

 

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Iwama fountain tower and Hakusan Super Rindo Forest Road Geosite
Jadani Gorge Geosite

Jadani Gorge

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This steep v-shaped gorge...

Jadani Hakkei
(eight scenes)

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In Jadani there are eight...

Oyadani-no-yu

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Sodium - hydrogen carbonate /...

Strange Shaped Bluff

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A rock wall of Nohi Rhyolite...

Kabuto-iwa Rock

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It is called Kabuto-iwa...

Saru-ga-jôdo

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This rock is located behind...

Avalanche Chutes

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This is a channel of where...

Dike and Columnar Joints

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You can see columnar joints...

 

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Iwama fountain tower and Hakusan Super Rindo Forest Road Geosite
Mt. Sanpoiwa Geosite

Mt. Sanpôiwa

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The altitude of Mt. Sanpoiwa...

   

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