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Sustainable Chopstick Experience at Mt. Kurikoma
Make your own original set of chopsticks from wood gathered through sustainable forest thinning.
All year round.
Number of Participants
Rediscover the magic of Mother Nature at Kurikoma Kougen Nature School. Let’s play and learn in fields, forests, mountains and rivers. Appreciate the beauty of the four seasons in the areas around Mt. Kurikoma or Kitakami River.
After listening to staff instructions, participants shape their own chopsticks from wood gathered through sustainable forest thinning. Make a practical craft you can use in your daily life. Staff are able to support you during the experience.
Kurikoma Kougen Nature School offers a variety of activities that combine cooking and outdoor experiences in Kurikoma Kogen (Kurikoma Plateau). There are also outdoor craft classes where participants can appreciate the nature of forests, mountains, and rivers throughout the four seasons.
|Experience Program Name||Sustainable Chopstick Experience at Mt. Kurikoma|
|Activity Location||Kurikoma Kougen Nature School|
|Time Required||2 hours|
|Operation Period||All year round.|
|Start Time||10:00-16:00 Please let us know your desired time when you apply.|
|Minimum number of participants||3people|
|Maximum number of participants||20people|
|Reservation Deadline||3 days before by 17:00|
|About suspension of the activity||If 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 fourth 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
|What is included in the price||Experience fee, materials fee, instruction fee, consumption tax.|
|What is not included in the price||It 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 changes||If 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 Policy||Same day cancel, no-contact/no-show: 100％ of experience fee.|
|Meeting Spot||57-1 Koeinaka Numa-kura, Kurikoma, Kurihara-shi, Miyagi-ken 981-3204|
|Meeting Time||Inform us what time you would like to begin when applying.|
|Access||--By Public Transportation-- |
50-minute taxi drive from Kurikoma Kogen Station (JR Tohoku Shinkansen)
50-minute drive from the "Wakayanagi / Kinari IC" on the Tohoku Expressway
Room for 20 cars (free).
|Facility Information||Restrooms, changing rooms, lodging facilities, cottages, camp site, fields, stone ovens, etc.|
|About Guides and Tours||A designated staff member will guide you.|
|About multi-lingual support||Japanese／English|
Kurikoma Kougen Nature School
Kurikoma Kougen Nature School offers a variety of activities that combine cooking and outdoor experiences in Kurikoma Kogen (Kurikoma Plateau). There are also outdoor craft classes where participants can appreciate the nature of forests, m…
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