• Mount Showa-Shinzan
  • Mount Showa-Shinzan
  • Mount Showa-Shinzan
  • Mount Showa-Shinzan

Mount Showa-Shinzan

昭和新山

Description

In 1943, Mt. Usu erupted and formed a protuberance, more commonly known as a lava dome, in the plains below it: Mt. Showa-Shinzan. Smoke continues to erupt from its rusty surface.

A 20-minute trip from Toya Station on the Donan Bus for Lake Toya Hot Spring, then a 15-minute trip from the last stop on Donan Bus for Mount Showa-Shinzan (closed in winter)

Location Information

  • Address

    Showashinzan, Sobetsu-cho, Usu-gun, Hokkaido, 052-0102

  • Nearest Station
    Toya Station
    ・ Muroran Main Line
  • Phone Number
    0142-75-2241

    Our staff may only be able to communicate in Japanese.

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