The Great Maple of Mount Norikura

The once-a-year, rare and beautiful sight of the Great Maple of Norikura.

Surrounded by lush vegetation and with a spectacular view of mountain ranges in the background, the Great Maple of Norikura stands in Ichinose at Mt Norikura. Every year in October, the tree attracts numerous tourists and photographers to come and marvel at the beauty of its bright red maple leaves.


Azumi, Matsumoto, Nagano Prefecture, 390-1520 (Norikura Highlands)


Approx. 40 minutes on foot or 15 minutes by bicycle from Norikura Kogen Tourist Information Center.