No.82 Atago Park
Atago Park is home to around 700 sakura, mostly somei yoshino but also including a grand old edohigan estimated at more than 300 years old. The edohigan is prized as the northernmost sakura growing on Honshu. It is 18 meters tall with a trunk approximately 5.3 meters around and is a city-designated Natural Monument. The Noheji Spring Festival features a road relay race, singing shows and night illuminations by garden lanterns, creating an enchanting atmosphere.
|Address||56 Aza Teranosawa, Noheji Town, Kamikita County, Aomori Prefecture (青森県上北郡野辺地町字寺の沢56)|
|Peak bloom||Late April–early May|
|Access by train||5 minutes by car from Noheji Station on the Aoimori Railway Line|
|Access by car||45 minutes from Yuzawa-Yokote Road Yuzawa IC|