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Mountain Stream Fishing Tour in Shiga Kogen

Enjoy fly fishing and tenkara fishing in the Zakko River of Shiga Kogen.


6 hours


June to September


Zakko River, Shiga Kogen, Nagano

Group size

1 to 3 persons




13,000 JPY


奥志賀高原 リゾート Okushiga Kogen Resort

奥志賀高原 リゾート Okushiga Kogen Resort

Okushiga Kogen Resort is a place where you can be deeply healed.


Zakko River, originating from Shiga Kogen in the Joshin'etsu Kogen National Park, is a unique river in Japan where the natural species of the “Japanese Char” (“Honshu Iwana”) naturally spawn and reproduce. Come join us and encounter native Char.

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Accessible to everyone from from beginners to fly fishing experts.


Required equipment: * Tackle (rod, reel, line) * Consumables and other small items necessary for fishing (leader, tippet, flies, etc.) * Polarized glasses * Rain wear * Waders and wading shoes * Hat (to prevent heat stroke and hook sticking) Recommended: * Sunscreen * Warm clothing (even in summer, it may be chilly) * Towels and change of clothes * Beverages Note: * Lunch will be available for purchase on the day of the tour. * Fishing tickets must be purchased on the day of the tour.


If you have any questions about facilities or about local accommodations, please contact us.

Access info

By car: From Tokyo Kanetsu Expressway -> Joshinetsu Expressway Shinshu Nakano I.C (3 hours 27 minutes). Parking is available. By train: Get off at Hokuriku Shinkansen Nagano Station. Take the Nagano Electric Railway Nagano Line -> Shinshu Nakano Station. Then 11 minutes on foot. (2 hours 43 minutes)

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Nearest station

Nagano Electric Railway Bus Okushiga Kogen

Meeting place


If you come by car

1 hour by car from JR Nagano Station