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Address: Yamaguchi, Yamaguchi Prefecture

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Easy trail to get close to nature

If you are in Yamaguchi area and have some time to spare, Chomonkyo Gorge can be a good option to explore if weather is good. The only public transport access I could find was... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 15 November 2014
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 July 2015

Chomonkyo Gorge was formed after stopping old-Tsuwano-river (from Kidoyama to Matsuda city) at Tsuwano-town (by Mt. Aonoyama volcano) , then it flows back to present Chomonkyo to run cross by Gorge as Abu-river to Hagi city now.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2014

If you are in Yamaguchi area and have some time to spare, Chomonkyo Gorge can be a good option to explore if weather is good. The only public transport access I could find was single coach local train (JR) service leaving from Yamaguchi city towards Masuda with a frequency of 90 min. The ride from Yamaguchi to Chomonkyo station is... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 July 2013

The water level can rise rapidly if it rains a lot. This can even flood the trail and you will be stranded! Beautiful on a nice day, but steer clear if it is raining. You wouldn't want emergency rescue personnel to have to come and get you! Helicopters aren't cheap to operate you know!!

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