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Kumoba-ike Pond

Travel Guide - Kumoba-ike Pond


This artificial pond is the perfect spot for a walk in the woods. It features a path whereby visitors can walk around the lake in about 20 minutes. You can enjoy watching water birds in summer and colorful autumn leaves in autumn.
The pond is also known as "Swan Lake" because swans once visited here in winter and the pond was so called by the foreign missionaries who helped to develop Karuizawa.

Opening HoursOpening Hours

  • Open 24 hours


  • No closing days

Price / Entrance FeePrice / Entrance Fee

  • Admission Free

Access / Public TransportAccess / Public Transport

  • 7 minutes from JR Karuizawa Station by the bus bound for Kusatsu or Town Loop Bus - Inner Route. Get off at Roppontsuji Bus stop.

Address / LocationAddress / Location

  • Karuizawa, Karuizawa-machi Kitasaku-gun, Nagano, 389-0102


KGS @kgs_karuizawa - 2017-11-23
[Attention! Kumoba-ike Pond in #Karuizawa is Closed] Kumoba-ike Pond is closed now for the pond shore construction… https://t.co/XCOZqNno2G
mrbrown @mrbrown - 2017-10-28
Autumn colours in full-blown glory at Kumoba-ike Pond (雲場池). #Karuizawa #Japan
…… https://t.co/kbx0y1ZAYm
҉٩(*´︶`*)۶҉ @xiux_ - 2015-11-05
he spoils so many of my pictures tbh. kumoba-ike pond #brownaroundtheworld https://t.co/2PLxHXfxi7


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