Mt. Omuroyama is covered with pampas grass in winter. Every spring, the grass on the mountain will be burned out by a control burning last for 30 minutes.
It is a tradition continued for more than 700 years! The whole mountain burning will be hold at Feb 8th, Sunday.
|Event name||Spring Mountain Burning at Mt. Omuroyama|
|Address||Futo, Ito, Shizuoka|
|Period||Noon time at Feb 8th, Sunday, 2015|
|Participation fees||500 yen per person for total 70 persons (first come first serve)|
|Contact||Omuroyama Mountain Climbing Lift 0557-51-0258; Ito Tourist Association 0557-37-6105|
|Getting there||By train: from Ito Station or Izu-Kogen Station, take a bus of Tokai bus for Shaboten Park, get off at the terminal stop.
By car: from Route 135, turn right at the traffic light of “Guranparu-Iriguchi” (for Ito downtown direction)
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