Usui Lake

Enjoy the autumn leaves of Usuitoge Pass which gave rise to the song “Momiji” (Maples) that has come to symbolize the season in Japan.


Usui Lake is just 10 minutes away from the old Nakasendo Route and Megane Bridge. You can relax while taking in the view of the beautiful lake which is popular with hikers on Abt Road as a famous place for the changing colors.

Usui Lake is a man-made body of water halfway up the Usuitoge Pass which has attracted many tourists as a famous place for the autumn leaves. There is a 1.2km walking trail around the shores of the lake so that you can relax at your leisure while viewing its beautiful surface. The lake is also located right by Abt Road so that it is popular as a stop-off point on the walking trail.

Business hours Touring usually possible.
Price FREE
Address Usui Lake, Annaka, Gunma Prefecture, Japan
Telephone 027-382-111
Website http://www.city.annaka.gunma.jp/kanko_spot/usuiko.html

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