For those who have thought,

「I wanna do some nature related activity during spring!」

「I want my children to experience learning and playing among nature!」

then this article is for you!

Hello! WABI SABI here, to give foreign visitors the information you need in order to further enjoy Japan!

What we, the information brokers of Japan, would like to introduce to you in this article is an outdoor activity sponsored by PLUS WILD!

Now let’s get right into it!

The Wakasa Komagatake Hike is a tour that starts off with a car ride from the Kumagawa Inn to the Forest Park, and from there, a climbing tour to the Komagatake.

In this nature filled tour, you will start from the Forest Park when the cherry blossoms are fully blooming, then head for the top while viewing the newly grown spring greenery. At the top, you will be able to see Biwako Lake.

The time between leaving the Kumagawa Inn and coming back is about 3-4 hours, so even children will be able to fully enjoy the outdoor activity without getting too tired.

As there will also be an expert going along with you during the tour, you will be able to deeply understand the seasonal plants blooming on the tour and we recommend it.

Basic Info

  • Price:8000 yen/1 person
  • Required Time:3 and a half hours
Area Name Required Time Transportation Main Points
Departure Point:Kumagawa Inn
20 Min Car
Forest Park Forest Park Cherry Blossoms
90 Min Walking Wakasa Komagatake Forest
Komagatake Biwako Lake form the mountain top
60 Min Walking Wakasa Komagatake Forest
Forest Park Forest Park Cherry Blossom
20 Min Car
Kumagawa Inn

Alpine Vegetable Picking

PLUS WILD Alpine Vegetable Picking

In the alpine vegetable picking tour, you will pick springtime alpine vegetables and eat them for dinner.

It depends on the vegetables, but the tour mainly goes as follows; You will depart from the Kumagawa Inn and pick the vegetables at Omizaka Furumichi.

You will be able to eat freshly hand picked vegetables and your children will be able to have fun while surrounded by nature!

Basic Info

  • Price:8000 yen/1 person
  • Required Time:Around 3 hours and 10 minutes
Area Name Required Time Transportation
Departure Point:Kumagawa Inn
20 Min Car
Omizaka Furumichi
90 Min Walking
Alpine Vegetable Picking
60 Min Walking
Pick Up Point
20 Min Car
Kumagawa Inn

Baby Ayu Fishing

PLUS WILD Baby Ayu Fishing

Spring is also part of early Summer.

In this tour, you will also be able to fish baby ayu!

The fishing will be done at the Chinai River and the ayu will be cooked and made into the days dinner. We are sure that it will teach your children the preciousness of life and will be a pleasant experience for all of you.

Basic Info

  • Price:9000 yen/1 person(Fishing equipment included)
  • Required Time:Around 3 hours
Area Name Required Time Transportation
Departure Point:Kumagawa Inn
30 Min Car
Chinai River
120 Min
Ayu Fishing
30 Min Car
Kumagawa Inn



Springtime in Japan brings along with it many activities that are connected with nature.

You may be able to find something you don’t normally get to enjoy if you bring your friends or family along with you.

We especially recommend this to families with children as this, we think, will be a great opportunity to have your child have a connection with nature.

How To Sign Up For A Tour


When signing up for a tour, please sign up through each of the PLUSWILD corporations official homepages tour pages.

PLUSWILD corporation designs a tour that goes along with the needs and preferences of the customer.

You will be able to enjoy their nature stuffed tours for around 8000 yen.

Click here for the official homepage!

Other Outdoor Leisure Info

At PLUS WILD, which puts together outdoor and leisurely enjoyable tours, they have many services such as recommended tours throughout the 4 seasons.

In this part, we will introduce the recommended leisure tours of PLUS WILD!

Main Tours & Activities

【Departure To Kumagawa】Let’s Enjoy The Wakasa Komagatake Hiking Tour!

【Tree Climbing】Real Tree Climbing In a Seasonal Recommended Spot!

【Woods Cafe】Enjoy Yourself At The Seasonal Recommended Cafe Spots!

Spring Tour

【PLUS WILD】An Outdoor Springtime Activity That Both Children And Adults Can Enjoy!

Summer Tour

【Departure To Kumagawa】Let’s Enjoy An Activity Tour During The Summer!

Autumn Tour

【Departure To Kumagawa】~Komagatake~Let’s Enjoy A Hiking Tour Among The Autumn Leaves!

Summer Tour

【PLUS WILD】A Winter Adventure:Snowshoe Hiking