Sightseeing
観光
Kitaakita area

The Matagi Experience

The Matagi culture found in northern Honshu and Hokkaido values living in harmony with nature. Enjoy a short hike or story telling session and learn about their traditional ways.

Introductory Video

Hikes with Matagi

Ichi No Taki Waterfall Course

【Time】1~2 hrs

【Season】June - October

【Price(base fee + per person fee)】¥15,000 + ¥1,000

Kobe Waterfall Course

【Time】4~6 hrs

【Season】June - October

【Price(base fee + per person fee)】¥15,000 + ¥1,000

Yasu No Taki Waterfall Course

【Time】4~6 hrs

【Season】June - October

【Price(base fee + per person fee)】¥15,000 + ¥1,000

Bear Track Tracking

【Time】~2 hrs

【Season】June - October

【Price(base fee + per person fee)】¥6,000 + ¥1000

Snowshoe Walk Light

【Time】30~60min

【Season】After snow accumulates

【Price(base fee + per person fee)】¥6,000 + ¥500

Snowshoe Walk

【Time】2~3 hrs

【Season】January - March

【Price(base fee + per person fee)】¥10,000 + ¥1,000

Outdoor Hotpot Course

【Time】3~4 hrs

【Season】February - March

【Price(base fee + per person fee)】¥12,000〜¥15,000 + ¥2,000

Matagi Story Session

【Time】~1 hr

【Season】Year-round

【Price(base fee + per person fee)】¥6,000 + ¥600

Further information

Fee

【Hike with Matagi】Please check the Uto Hot Spring homepage.

【Matagi Story Session】1 hour: ¥6,000+¥600 per person

Availability

【Hike with Matagi】Spring and Autumn edition (June to October), Winter edition (January to March)

【Matagi Story Session】Year-round

※Reservations for the Matagi Walkabout must be made at least 1 week in advance 

Suitable ages

Elementary school and older.

Maximum capacity

【Hike with Matagi】Up to eight people (No limit for snowshoe light)

Minimum capacity

【Hike with Matagi】4 people

【Matagi Story Session】1 person

Included in price

Varies depending on the course.

Cancellation policy

Please contact Uto Hot Springs when considering cancellation.

What to bring・Precautions

Please bring season appropriate clothing (hats, gloves, etc.) and comfortable boots for the hike.
*The Matagi lead busy lives and may not always be available for preferred reservation dates.

Map

【Utto Hot Springs】
67 Ani Utto Semboku Watari Michikami, Kitaakita City

Contact information

Utto Hot Springs
67 Ani Utto Semboku Watari Michikami, Kitaakita City
TEL 0186-84-2612
FAX 0186-84-2459