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Gillnet Fishing Experience in Okumatsushima

Spread a net across the sea and try to catch some fish! Experience pulling the net into the boat just like a real fisher!

Operation Period

All year round.

Time Required

About 1 hour

Number of Participants



3,000 JPY– (tax included)

Experience boarding a fishing boat and pulling up a net from the ocean.

~ Experience Flow ~
➀ Arrive at Tsukihama Beach. Explanation about experience (greeting with fishermen)
➁ Put on a life jacket and board the ship to ready for departure!
➂ Pull the net up at the fishing location (the net is 20m to 50m. Let's pull it up together!)
④ Return to the beach and finish by removing fish from the net (shrimp, crab, flatfish, etc. are often caught).

* You can take the caught fish home with you. Please prepare a cooler box, ice, etc.

Various creatures are swimming in the sea, and there is a chance for anything to be caught in the net. Sometimes there is nothing, but fishing with a gillnet usually means a big catch.

Experience Program NameGillnet Fishing Experience in Okumatsushima
Activity LocationTsukihama Beach
Time RequiredAbout 1 hour
Operation PeriodAll year round.
Start Time9:00~, 10:00~, 11:00~
Minimum number of participants4people
Maximum number of participants20people
Reservation Deadline3 days before by 17:00
About suspension of the activityPlease note that since this is an outdoor experience, it may be canceled depending on the weather. (2 days before a typhoon approaches, and the day before or the morning of the day in case of other stormy weather, the decision to cancel or not will be made)
Important notes regarding participationIf you are worried about seasickness, please prepare in advance with measures such as taking anti-motion sickness medicine. We will spend about 30 minutes on the boat, so please use the restroom before boarding.
1 participant3,000 JPY (Tax included)
What is included in the priceExperience fee, boarding fee, guide fee.
What is not included in the priceTransportation to and from the meeting point, materials to bring home fish, ice.
Method of PaymentPlease pay cash on the day.
About cancellations and changesIn case of cancellation, please contact us at least 2 days before the experience.
Also, please let us know in advance about changes in the number of participants.
Cancellation PolicyIn general, no cancellation fee is charged.
Meeting Spot74 Shimiya Tomura, Higashimatsushima 981-0412
Shack play area with "Oku-matsushima experience network" (奥松島体験ネットワーク) written on the outside wall.
Meeting TimePlease arrive 5 minutes before the start of the experience.
Access--By Car--
15-minute drive from Sanriku Expressway Naruse Okumatsushima IC

--By Public Transportation--
10-minute taxi ride from JR Nobiru Station
25-minute bicycle ride JR Nobiru Station (rental cycle available nearby)
You are able to park in empty spots nearby.
Staff will instruct you upon arrival.
Barrier-free AccessNo
About multi-lingual supportJapanese