Conglomerate of MinamotozawaGeosite 32
The valley where Minamotozawa is located in a region with an extended stratum that was deposited approximately 130 million to 100 million years in the past during the age of dinosaurs. Kenji Miyazawa, who is a prominent Japanese poet and a writer of children’s literature, visited this place during his geological excursion in Chichibu in 1916.
- Bus: Take the Seibu Kanko Bus bound for Ogano Shako/Kurio from Seibu Railway Seibu-Chichibu Station or Chichibu Railway Chichibu Station. Get off at Ogano Yakuba and transfer to the bus bound for Sakamoto. Get off at Kurotake and walk for around 10 minutes.
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