Recommended Reservation Available  

Moss Ball Making Experience at Mt. Kurikoma

Choose your favorite plants, form them into a ball, then add some eyes and mouth. Meet your new friend born from nature!

Operation Period

All year round.

Time Required

1 hour and 30 minutes.

Number of Participants



1,100 JPY– (tax included)

Rediscover the magic of Mother Nature at Kurikoma Kougen Nature School. Let’s play and learn in fields, forests, mountains and rivers. The beauty of the four seasons are easily appreciated in the areas around Mt. Kurikoma or Kitakami River.

After a staff explanation, use your hands to make a moss ball! These cute decorations, born from the blessings of nature, are popular in Japan. Staff are standing by for support.

Kurikoma Kougen Nature School offers a variety of experience programs, including craft classes, which combine outdoor cooking with outdoor experiences. Please contact us directly to inquire about planning and management of programs, times, fees, etc. Let's enjoy the nature of Miyagi together!

Experience Program NameMoss Ball Making Experience at Mt. Kurikoma
Activity LocationKurikoma Kougen Nature School
Operator NameKurikoma Kougen Nature School
Telephone Number0228-46-2626
Time Required1 hour and 30 minutes.
Operation PeriodAll year round.
Start Time10:00~16:00 Please let us know your desired time when you apply.
Minimum number of participants3people
Maximum number of participants20people
Reservation Deadline3 days before by 17:00
About suspension of the activityIf the instructor decides that it is dangerous due to weather, natural disasters, etc., the program may be changed, interrupted, or canceled. In case of cancellation, we will contact you.
Important notes regarding participation● Elementary school first grade students and above only.
● The number of students accepted during long school vacations (summer vacation, etc.) and during sponsored events is limited. Please contact us as soon as possible to confirm reservations.
1 Participant, Experience Fee.1,100 JPY (Tax included)
What is included in the priceExperience fee, materials fee, instruction fee, consumption tax.
What is not included in the priceIt is necessary for participants to apply for "outdoor activity accident insurance" (70 yen per person).
Method of Payment●Pay cash on the day.
●Wire transfer before the experience.
About cancellations and changesIf you wish to cancel or change your reservation, please contact us immediately.
Requests for changes may not be available depending on the time and reservation situation.
Cancellation PolicySame day cancel, no-contact/no-show: 100% of experience fee.
Meeting Spot57-1 Koeinaka Numa-kura, Kurikoma, Kurihara-shi, Miyagi-ken 981-3204
Study Hall
Meeting TimePlease come by your reserved time.
Access<By Public Transportation> 
50-minute taxi drive from Kurikoma Kogen Station (JR Tohoku Shinkansen)

<By Car> 
50-minute drive from the "Wakayanagi / Kinari IC" on the Tohoku Expressway
Room for 20 cars (free).
Facility InformationRestrooms, changing rooms, lodging facilities, cottages, camp site, fields, stone ovens, etc.
Barrier-free AccessNo
About Guides and ToursA designated staff member will guide you.
About multi-lingual supportJapanese/English