The last update date: January 09, 2020

Hiking course (the Kamakura Shogunate good luck way) 


 Hiking course is in muddy places such as the shade. You confirm the equipment, and please pass with caution.


※As way knowing from the top in front of the Hakone radar station, Toi Osugi entrance to Toi Osugi trace, silver forest road is under construction currently, it is impassableness. (it is plan until around the end of March, 2019, but may extend by progress of construction.)

※ It is recommended season in season in hiking course.
※ In each hiking course map it is which "vehicle traffic is impossible in the blue way" saying "vehicle traffic is possible in the green way".

※ Wild animals such as monkey, wild boar, snake may appear frequently. You approach without any reason, and please do not feed.

※ We will leave quietly if we find bee. When we make noise and shake off by hand, we are excited and may attack.



The Kamakura Shogunate good luck way

■ Yoritomo Minamoto and Yugawara
We lost in revolt of Heiji, and Yoritomo Minamoto diverted to Izu got help of Tokimasa Hojo and powerful family, Sanehira Dohi and others of land on August 17, 1180 (Jisho 4) and raised soldier of Heike overthrow at last.
We defeat Izu country assistant governor, Kanetaka Yamaki and give glory to first match, but suffer complete defeat by stone bridge Yamaai war in the Kagechika Oba forces having military power 10 times as large as ally.
Yoritomo escaped in seven people in mountains whether master followed and exchanged pursuer of enemy behind the sinus of cave and big tree by information for Sanehira Dohi, distant flat father and son who assumed this neighborhood territory. (shichikiraku)
The Yoritomo master and servant who hid in cave then is discovered by Kagetoki Kajiwara of flat family circles, but we overlook at the time of view on purpose, and anecdote that helped Yoritomo remains.
Fruit flat ga is small boat which Yoritomo who had narrow escape from death arranged, and he plans comeback after this in Awa country (South Chiba).
Although lost; Yoritomo is son of a noble family of the Genji direct line of descendant. Warriors of Bando rush in sequence and they lead big army from defeat on October 7 after 1 only in the middle of a month and they enter Kamakura magnificently and harden power steadily.
It is about October 21 after this half moon that we meet with younger brother, Yoshitsune Minamoto for the first time.

※ About main historic spots, we are listed in each hiking course.

Shiroyama hiking course

Some Miyashita forest road (715-1, Miyashita - around 716-1) of the Miyashita side route of Shiroyama hiking course becomes vehicle and walker suspension of traffic for lumber stock, export of the forest maintenance and produced wood during periods from January 10, 2020 to December 31, 2020.
When you come to Shiroyama hiking course, please use route from Shirohori side.
I apologize for the inconvenience, but I would like understanding and cooperation.
Miyashita forest road suspension of traffic section
In course tracing historic spot of the time when Yugawara was called Toi-go, we do true flat no family temple-jo Castle wish temple, village and the ruins of Toi-jo Castle (the Shiroyama mountaintop) of hydrangea and do and go round which caves while enjoying "spring/Shiroyama hiking course" view. We can overlook from the Shiroyama mountaintop to not only Sagami-nada Sea but also Izu Peninsula, Hatsushima, Oshima.
■ Statue of Sanehira Dohi
Statue of Sanehira Dohi

Sanehira Dohi who was military commander of native district saved this in Yoritomo Minamoto quickly and we saved the emergency and, for stone bridge Yamaai war, left achievements many as the military supervisor, thief-arresting official, dignitary of samurai class for Toi Sugiyama in the Kamakura Shogunate outset.
Public wife changes figure to people and farmer and deceives enemy and carries food to the Yoritomo master and servant lying hidden in Sugiyama and conveys the news and is full as mirror of wife of bujin in coming ages. In commemoration of Yoritomo Minamoto raising an army 800 years and the Doi society foundation 50th anniversary, Prince Sanehira Dohi bronze statue was erected in front of Yugawara Station.

■ Request for castle temple
Request for castle temple

Brave man powerful family Jiro Dohi fruit flat no family temple which protected Yoritomo Minamoto in old days of about 800 years.
It is one of the places wanting you to visit by all means in knowing Toi family vault that received Kanagawa cultural assets designation, Yoritomo Minamoto seven horse men temple (temple where seven Yoritomo Minamoto master and servant, Sanehira Dohi, Munetoo Tsuchiya, Yoshizane Okazaki, Nobutsuna Tashiro, Morinaga Adachi, warrior statue of Tadashi Shinkai which lost for stone bridge Yamaai war are enshrined) which played an active part for Genji revival, natural monument byakushinnado of 800 years years old, history of Yugawara in the precincts.

■ byakushin

We take pains if it grows for 800 years that are chosen to 100 selections of Kanagawa fragrant woods of high quality in natural monument of country years old.
We led the Yoritomo forces who nominated soldier for Genji revival from Izu on August 19, 1180 (Jisho 4) to castle wish temple and left the military here for four days and watched change of the situation of the world after raising an army, but plane finally became ripe and marched towards Kamakura on the early morning of 23rd and developed stone bridge Yamaai round.
It is said that Yoritomo planted pains in departure for coming ages if the request for castle temple precincts lengthen.

■ shitodono cave
shitodono cave

Cancer cave which did komorisen that Yoritomo Minamoto rose in arms in Mt. Ishibashi on August 23, 1180 and beat after war in army of Kagechika Oba on 24th, the following day, and to watch plane of revival.
It is "shitodono cave" coming out to Iwaya of mountains saying to Azuma mirror, description of competition between two teams ups and downs. There are many stone Buddhist statue guardian deities of children including propagating Buddhism Great Teacher stone Buddhist statue group in hallowed ground of Jizo cult near by.

■ The Shiroyama ruins of a castle



The mountains of Yugawara Station northwest with shitodono cave are called Shiroyama, and monument of "Toi ruins of a castle" is built on the mountaintop when castle of Doi is built once, but detailed thing including the scale does not know at time when castle was built.
The Shiroyama mountaintop becomes view spot of the Shiroyama hiking course best that even not only Sagami Bay but also Izu Peninsula, Hatsushima, Oshima can overlook.

Mt. Nango hiking course

In Mt. "Mt. early summer/Nango hiking course" Nango, star ka mountain, it is the best among Yugawara and is course suitable for good walkers who can enjoy wonderful view as we compete for two. Please take a walk while thinking for period of hardship of own model water and samurai family society birth including path Jizoji mansion trace said that Yoritomo decided suicide.

■ Mt. star ka Park

  Village of Satsuki




Does swing bell erected newly in "village that can look around Sagami-nada Sea spreading under eyes and the azure sea of Satsuki" not clap its "bell of tomoai?"
In transparent tone, wind of refreshing "Satsuki" plays beautiful harmony. 

■ Path guardian deity of children
  Terayashiki temple trace
We lost for battle of Mt. Ishibashi, and Yoritomo master and servant seven horse men who further suffered a crushing defeat by Horiguchi battle wandered in Sugiyama mountains and finally discovered this temple in star ke mountains stomach.
The master of temple pure sea chief bonze of a temple hid one Yoritomo in hole under floor of temple and oneself had what look not to eat and was doing Zen meditation of religious service in evening. Army of Kagechika Oba of pursuer came there and blamed the pure sea in green bamboo saying "Yoritomo will hide", but has ceased to breathe without confessing at last.
Pursuer dispersed soon, and the area fell silent.
As there was the pitiable pure sea when Yoritomo went out of floor bottom quietly, we spilled tears of love and sympathy. As tears of Yoritomo declined in throat of the pure sea, he came back to life.
When Yoritomo holds the political power before long in Kamakura, we give glebe to repay the loyalty of the pure sea quickly and build temple, and it is said that we gave designation of Yoritomo mountain path temple.
Afterwards, we were rebuilt in disappearance, the current ground (temple painted in red along Route 135) by fire of 1265.

■ Tateishi
Yoritomo Minamoto throws out this stone to test of luck, and stone which we pray God saying "time to take the world will come, but there is not in the times of Yoritomo, and oneself will fall as it is sometime if we stand perpendicularly if it falls down without standing" and threw stands in halfway up a mountain of mountain wonderfully, and it is said that it contributes to the fact that, and luck built cut open and dried, the Kamakura Shogunate.

■ Own model water
In place where we went down the northern part of curtain mountain, platinum forest road to the north for approximately ten minutes, it is 5-6m in width, hollow of 7-8m in length.
When it rains by escape courses from defeat in Mt. Ishibashi to Osugi of Toi, by escape help of Sanehira Dohi, it is in pond and reads this with own model (harm) water.
Yoritomo sees, and he appoints this water as mirror, and it is said that we dressed disheveled hair or were going to kill ourselves on seeing the haggard face.

The sky Teruyama hiking course

[course where is recommended to/sky Teruyama hiking course which "is wrapped in green and colored leaves, and wants to walk" in autumn. Please enjoy nature of depths Yugawara while going round the sky Teruyama Shinto shrines showing waterfall of white cloud which carried away fine thread and figure beautiful seasonally while call of wild bird echoes through grove. New famous place, please extend means of transportation to "village of maples".

■ ikeho "village of maples"



New famous spot that is new in the ground of depths Yugawara known as beauty of colored leaves, ikeho "village of maples."
About 540 Japanese maple is planted in "village of maples", and ikeho in hiking course can enjoy rich autumn scenery.

Curtain mountain hiking course

※ By season, there is point where some sections are muddy for spring between the Oishi ka flat ... curtain mountain range top. Please enjoy hiking after being careful enough.

We approach in front when we walk along clear stream of "Mt. winter/act hiking course" new Sakikawa so that curtain mountain covers the right side. At time of Yugawara Bairin "party of plum" holding, about 4,000 white plum blossoms, Japanese apricots with red blossoms bloom in profusion like "carpet" from mid-February through mid-March. Please enjoy Sagami-nada Sea which you can look at from the curtain mountain range top and seasonal flower.

■ Bus for curtain mountain park which is very convenient for curtain mountain Park, curtain mountain hiking is operated.

From Yugawara Station

9:00, 10:00, 12:05, 14:46, 15:50

From curtain mountain Park

9:20, 10:20, 12:25, 15:09, 16:10

In addition, during "party of plum" period, we have fee for entering kindergarten (200 yen).
In addition, please use extra bus for Yugawara Bairin (curtain mountain Park).

■ Curtain mountain

Curtain mountain


We approach in front so that curtain mountain covers the right side when we walk along new Sakikawa.
Sound of water echoes in quietness, and the neighborhood of's best shallows of upper reaches plays concert of Nature for vast rock face of curtain mountain soaring from the bottom of the gorge.
Course of very large grassy plain walking Hakone outer rim of a volcanic crater foot of a mountain is treasure house of wild plants, and wild flower group pleases eyes of hiker depending on season. Please thoroughly enjoy wonderful view at 626m above sea level.
In addition, curtain mountain Park comprises athletic field in park where we just made use of nature in the foot of curtain mountain in and can enjoy from adult to child.

■ Yugawara Bairin

Yugawara Bairin


In curtain mountain Park which is in curtain mountain, there is one of the most "Yugawara Bairin" in Japan, and "party of plum" is held from early February through mid-March.
On the foot of a mountain slope of "curtain mountain" which can meet magnificent natural scenery throughout the year, about 4,000 Japanese apricots with red blossoms, white plum blossoms bloom in profusion like "carpet of plum", and the garden is wrapped in flavor of plum.

yugawara walk map (general view)

yugawara walk map
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