Camping

You won't run out of places to camp in the summer. Here are some spots that Akita JET's have found over the years. Some of these places may have out-of-date information, so if you find something new, please update the list!

Northeast

Kazuno

Place Season Facilities
Hachimantai Aspia Campground

八幡平オートキャンプパークアスピア

Cost: Adult= 390円; child 200円

RSVP in advance 0186-31-2637

check-in 3:00pm; check-out 12:00pm

April-October

4月~10月 map

Tent sites:165 ; 2900円 Cabins: 24; Huts: 12

Canoeing, cycling, pool, Mt.biking

Hachimantai Kiritomeidai

切留平キャンプ場 0186-30-0265

July 1 ~ August 31 Tent sites: 20; 400円Bungalows: 6 ; 1000円
Onumaki Auto Campground

大沼オートキャンプ場 0186-31-2662

June 1 ~October 10 Tent sites: 20; 400円Cabin sites: 40; 4000/円
Lake Towada Campground

十和田湖生出キャンプ場 Cost: 300円/person; 800円/parking Tent site: 200円/site Canoeing, hiking, fishing

April ~ November

4月~11月 Summer: RSVP 2 months in advance

159 Sites: 14; Auto camp: 45; Open/fixed sites: 100

toilet, showers, cooking area, coin laundry

  • Equip. rentals

Ōdate(大館市)

Place Season Facilities
Forest Campground

市民の森キャンプ場 0186-49-5304 Cost: FREE map

June ~ November Tent sites: 23, garden

Athletic field, hiking, fishing

Oide Campground

出生キャンプ場 map Cost: Adult 200円

April 25 ~ Nov. 5 Tent sites: 200/night

Car parking 800/night 46, Shower room

Kosaka(小坂町)

Place Season Facilities
Takinozawa Campground

滝ノ沢キャンプ場 map Cost: Adult 200円

May ~ mid Nov. Bungalows: 19,

Tent sites 30

Takanosu(鷹巣町)

Place Season Facilities
Ryugamori Campground

竜ヶ森キャンプ場 商工観光課0186-62-1111

May ~ October Tent sites: 8

Cooking area, Campfire area

Hinai(比内町)

Place Season Facilities
Beniyama Cottages

ベニヤマ自然パーク 0186-57-2324  map

April ~ November Cottages: 6、kitchen、campfire, picnic tables、grassy area

Moriyoshi(森吉町)

Place Season Facilities
Mt. Moriyoshi Campground

森吉山高原キャンプ場 Cost: 1,000/site +tent rental 2,000円 Lodge ロッジ森吉0186-76-2107

May ~ beg of Nov. Cottages: 8

Tent sites: 100 Showers, toilets, cooking area

Troll Forest

妖精の森ロッジ森吉 0186-76-2107

April 15 ~ mid. Nov. Cottage 12,600/night

Toilet, mini soccer field, cooking area, tennis

Mt. Moriyoshi Buna campsite

森吉山ブナ帯キャンプ場 Cost:: Adult 400円; child 200円

Mid May ~ October Cabins: 7

Near Ani ski resort

Ani(阿仁町)

Place Season Facilities
Karaminai Campground

カラミナイキャンプ場 大阿仁支所0186-84-2311

May ~November Tent sites: 10

Cooking area

Guriasu Auto Picnic Park

オートピクニック広場 グリアス田代 Cost: FREE

April ~ October Auto campsites: 20

Near Yuppura onsen!

Tashiro(田代町)

Place Season Facilities
Goshiki Lake Campground

五色湖の緑地公園キャンプ場 Cost: 500円/site

June ~ October Tent sites: 38

Campfire circles

Aikawa(合川町)

Place Season Facilities
Hokuo no Mori Campground

北欧の杜オートキャンプ場 Cost: 4,000-5,000円/site Camping Areas

May ~ October Tents: 32

Camping car sites: 4 Trailer house sites: 4

Northwest

Kamikoani Villgae (上小阿仁村)

Place Season Facilities
Hagigata Campground

萩形キャンプ場 産業課0186-77-2221 Cost: 100 円  map

June ~ October Bungalows: 5 

(4-person= 1500/night) Auto-campsites

Noshiro(能代市)

Place Season Facilities
Bijamon Ikori Forest

[1] 毘沙門憩の森]

0185-59-2120 map Cost: 600円/tent site

April ~ November Bungalows: 3

Tent sites: 28 Toilet, cooking area

Kotooka(琴丘町)

Place Season Facilities
Sun Park Cottage Village

サンパークコテージ村 map

All –year Cottages: 5

4-person=8400円/nt 5-person=10,500円/nt

Hanegawa River Campground

羽根川キャンプ場 map Cost: FREE

May ~ September Tent sites: 20

Campfire, cooking area

Hachimori(八森町)

Place Season Facilities
Gose no Dai Auto-Campground

御所の台オートキャンプ場 Cost: 1,000円+/site

May ~ October Open sites: 20; 1000円

Auto sites: 3; 2500円Trailer car: 2

Yamamoto(山本町)

Place Season Facilities
Mt. Ishikura Park & Campground

石倉山公園キャンプ場 map Cost: FREE

mid April ~ beg Nov. Tent sites: 30

Bungalows:10; 8400円 Athletic course

Hachiryu(八竜町)

Place Season Facilities
Kamaya Hamakaisuiyoku Beach

釜谷浜海水浴場キャンプ場 企画開発課 0185-85-2111

Beg July ~ August Cooking area, toilets

Fujisato(藤里町)

Place Season Facilities
Health Resort & Campground

素波里国民休養地 map Cost: 600円/tent site

End of April ~ Nov. Carry-in tent sites: 55

Fixed tent: 35 Toilets, athletic field, showers, cooking area

Akita City (秋田市)

Place Season Facilities
Mt. Taihei Resort Park

太平山リゾート公園 ピクニックの森 (30min from Akita JR station) From Akita Chuo IC take Rt #62, then turn onto Rt 28 toward Kisoishi map

April ~ November Tent sites: 25;FREE

Bungalows: 4; 510円

Auto- sites: 23;4120円

Tables, showers, WC, Mt. Biking, tennis

Rent: fishing gear

Prefecture Central Park Center

県立中央公園キャンプセンター

Cost: Adult 200円; child 100円

April ~ November Mt.bike rentals: 1000/hr

Directions: From Akita South IC, drive 7km toward Akita Airport.

Oga City (男鹿市)

Place Season Facilities
Oga Namahage Campground

男鹿オートキャンプ場 (なまはげオートキャンプ場) Cost: Adult 400円; Child 200円+ site fee

April ~ beg Nov. Auto sites: 70; 4,000円

Trailer car sites: 5 Open-sites=50 Cottages: 6; 12,000円 Sanitary house: 3

Ikawa(井川)

Place Season Facilities
Ntl flower garden campground

日本国花苑キャンプ場

018-874-2088

April ~ November Open space

Walking trails

Wakami(若美町)

Place Season Facilities
Kanpo Cottages

かんぽの里コテージ 0185-47-2926

All-year Cottages: 11

4-person=10,000/night 6-person=15,000/night

Miyazawa Beach, Auto camp

宮沢海岸オートキャンプ場

0185-22-8222  Cost: Adult 400円; Child 200円

map

April ~ October Auto campsites: 73

Camping car sites: 5 Free sites: 30 Open space sites: 20

Southwest

Yuwa(雄和町)

Place Season Facilities
Family Campground

ファミリーキャンプ場 Cost: 200円/person 018-886-8118

April ~ November Tent sites: 100

Camp center, fire circles

Sambōen Park

三望苑

0184-23-4093

Cost: 525円/ site; 2000円/bungalow

April ~ November Tent sites: 30

Bungalow: 1 Athletic field, golf area

Honjō(本荘)

Place Season Facilities
Marina Auto Campground

本荘マリーナオートキャンプ場 Cost: 3000円/site

April ~ October Tent sites: 50

Cooking area, toilets, showers

Nikaho(仁賀保町)

Place Season Facilities
Nikaho Kougen Campground

仁賀保高原キャンプ場 map Cost: Adult 400円; Child 200円

End April ~ beg Nov. Tent sites: 12

Open space sites: 100 Showers, toilet, golf area, cycling course

Kisakata Beach Campground

象潟海水浴場キャンプ場 0184-43-6608 Cost: Free – 900円/site 7 minutes from Kisakata station map

July ~ August Tent sites: 106

Shower, toilets, cooking area

Kisakata(象潟町)

Place Season Facilities
Nakajimadai Recreation Forest

中島台レクレーションの森 0184-43-7504 Cost: Adult 200円; Child 130円 (18 min from Kisakata JR station)

May ~ October Tent sites: 200

520/tent rental Cooking area

Misaki Park Campground

三崎公園キャンプ場  0184-46-2826 Cost: 310円

April ~ November Tent sites: 20

Toilet, showers, cooking

Kuriyama Park Campground

栗山池公園キャンプ場 0184-44-2611 Cost: 310円/site

April ~ October Tent sites: 40

Toilets, golf course

Akita Mitsubishi Campground

秋田三菱オートキャンプ場 018-863-1711 Cost: 310円/site

April ~ October Tent sites: 100

3000円/auto car sites Toilet, cooking area

Yashima(矢島町)

Place Season Facilities
Haraikawa Campground

祓川キャンプ場 0184-55-4953 Cost: FREE climb Mt. Chokai route from camp

June ~ September Tent sites: 20

Toilet, cooking area

Chokai Kougen Hanadate

花立キャンプ場0184-55-4953 Cost: 250円/person; 1050円/site

May ~ October Tent sites: 60, showers, toilet, cooking area
Chokai Kougen Hanadate Village

花立コテージ 0184-55-4953

End Apr ~ beg Nov. Cottages: 10; 10,500円

Bungalows:4 ; 7350円Log house: 6

Yuri(由利町)

Place Season Facilities
S. Yuri Youth Adventure Village

南由利原高原青少年旅行村 Cost: Adult 210円; Child 110円

April ~ November Camp sites: 10; 530円Bungalow: 11; 3600円

Cabins: 12 ; 7150円+ Tennis courts 10k cycling course!

Yuri Kougen Auto Campground

由利高原オートキャンプ場0184-37-2833 Cost: 950円/person

April ~ November Auto campsites: 45

Nishime(西目町)

Place Season Facilities
Bokai no Oka Campground

望海の丘キャンプ場  Cost: FREE

April ~ November 100 tent sites、walking trails, toilet, cooking area

Chokai(鳥海町)

Place Season Facilities
Hottai Park Campground

法体園地キャンプ場 Cost: FREE

May ~ beg. Nov. Tent sites: 100

Lodge: 1 Toilets, rest house Store, cooking area

Taihei Campground

太平キャンプ場 Cost: FREE

May ~ beg. Nov. 50-70 sites

Toilets, cooking area

Oshimizu Campground

大清水キャンプ場 0184-57-2202 Cost: FREE

mid-June ~ October Hut (small): 2

Tent sites: 50

Higashi Yuri(東由利町)

Place Season Facilities
Yashioi Koi Forest photos

八塩いこいの森 0184-69-2113 Entry fee: 300円

April ~ beg. Nov. Auto-camp sites: 30

Tent sites: 60 Toilet, showers, BBQ, pedal boats

Onai(大内町)

Place Season Facilities
Family Land

ファミリーランド 0184-67-2313 Cost: FREE (go-car rides = 100円!)

April ~ October Lodge: 7; 7000円

Tent sites: 30 Athletic field, toilets

Central

Omagari(大曲)

Place Season Facilities
Omagari Family Campground

大曲ファミリーキャンプ場 Cost: 2000円/site

June ~ September Tent sites: 20

Rokugo(六郷町)

Place Season Facilities
Attaka Mountain Campground

あったか山キャンプ場 map Cost: 1000円 (+ has onsen!)

April ~ November Tent sites: 12

Cottages: 10, Bungalows: 3

Tazawako(田沢湖町)

Place Season Facilities
Kyuka Village Nyuto Campground

休暇村乳頭キャンプ場 Check-in/out: 13:00pm-11:00am

July ~ August Tent sites: 90; 1500円

Auto sites: 14; 4400円

Tazawako Campground

田沢湖キャンプ場 Entry: 300円/person

May ~ October Tent sites: 80

Cabin: 10;  2060円+ Toilet, cooking area

Tazawako Auto Campground

田沢湖オートキャンプ場 Cost: Adult 400円; Child 200円

End of April ~ Nov. Tent sites: 15; 4000円Auto camp sites: 47

Trailer car sites: 5

Tazawako Hachimantai Kougen

休暇村田沢湖高原乳頭キャンプ場 Cost: 400円/person; 1000円/site Check-in/out: 13:00pm ~ 11:00am

July 1~ beg. October 125 sites; toilets, showers, cooking area

swimming, fishing, tennis, near onsen!

Kawabe(河辺町)

Place Season Facilities
Heso “Belly Button” Park

へそ公園 018-883-2624

April ~ November 315円/ tent rental

Toilets, BBQ area, 107m roller slide!

Kyowa(協和町)

Place Season Facilities
Mahoroba Mischievous Forest

“まほろば「わんぱくの森」018-892-2100 Entry fee: 500円/person Tent site: 2000円;Tree house: 4000円

End of April ~ Oct. Tent sites: 10

Tree house: 20 Grass ski slope, Toilet, shower, cooking area

Natural Park Auto Campground

ナチュラルパークオートキャンプ場 Cost: 2000円/site 018-894-2255

May ~ October Auto camp sites: 14

Toilet, shower, electricity, cooking area

Nangai (南外)

Place Season Facilities
Ohata Campground

大畑キャンプ場 map Cost: FREE ; Tent rental 500円

May ~ October Tent sites: 30

Cooking area

Nishigi Village (西木村)

Place Season Facilities
Katamae Mountain Forest Park

潟前山森林公園

0187-47-2007 tent site: 1000円 ; bungalow: 3000円

May ~ mid. October Bungalows: 3,

Cottages: 6, Athletic field, toilets, cooking area

Oita(太田町)

Place Season Facilities
Oita Forest

太田交流の森

0187-89-1788 Cost: FREE

May ~ October Tent sites: 10, tents for loan: 10 , athletic field

Toilet, cooking area

Senhata(千畑町)

Place Season Facilities
仏沢キャンプ場

Cost: FREE

April ~ October Tent sites: 30

Sennan Village (仙南村)

Place Season Facilities
Wild Goose Forest

雁の里ふれあいの森 0187-83-2910 Cost: 1000円/site;  2100円/bungalow

mid-May ~ October Camp sites: 5

Bungalows: 5 toilet, onsen!

Southeast

Yuzawa(湯沢市)

Place Season Facilities
Junsai Campground

じゅんさい沼キャンプ場 0183-79-2887 Entry fee: 420円/person map

May ~ October Tent sites: 16,

Cottage: 5 showers, toilet, cooking area

Citizen Forest Campground

市民の森キャンプ場 Cost: FREE

May ~ mid. Nov. Tent sites: 21

Masuda(増田町)

Place Season Facilities
天下森ふれあい農園キャンプ場 May ~ October Tent sites: 12

Ogachi(雄勝町)

Place Season Facilities
Higashiyama Forest Park

東山森林公園 0183-52-4127 Cost: FREE; tent rental 530円

May ~ mid. Nov. Tent sites: 50

Cottage=12000円/night wild grass garden athletic field、showers

Lake Sugawa Campground

須川湖キャンプ場 Entry fee: 420円/person 0182-24-0044

June ~ October Boats, cycling course, onsen (hot springs)

5&10 person- tent rentals

Higashi Naruse Village (東成瀬村)

Place Season Facilities
Oyanagi Numa Nature Park

大柳沼自然公園キャンプ場 Entry fee:420円/person 0182-47-5812 map

May ~ October Boats, athletic field

6 & 14 ppl-Tent rentals Toilets, cooking area

Poyoyon Forest Campground

ぽよよんの森オートキャンプ Entry fee: Adult 500円;  Child 250円 Sites= 100㎡ each

April 25 ~ Nov. 5 Auto camping: 45

2000円/site incl tables Fishing, swim, rentals Toilet, shower, BBQ

Minase Village (皆瀬村)

Place Season Facilities
Kijiyama Campground

木地山キャンプ場 0183-47-5522 Entry fee: 820円/person

May ~ beg. Nov. Tent sites: 7

Bungalows: 5 Outdoor onsen-FREE

Koyasu Tokoton Mountain

子安峡とことん山   Entry fee: 420円/person (5 & 10 person) tent rental available

All-year Tent sites: 20,

Open sites: 100 Cottages: 5, Bungalows: 3; 13,260円 shower, coin laundry outside onsen pool!

See also

Entertainment in Akita
Sports Running • Bicycling • Soccer • Basketball • Cricket • Ground Golf
Martial Arts Kendo • Kyudo • Judo • Naginatado • Karatedo • Sado
Outdoors Hiking/Climbing • Camping • Rafting • Skiing and snowboarding
Leisure Onsen • Movies • Museums and zoos • Ramen shops • Akita beer • Doburoku • Cigar stores • Festivals • Arcades • Taiko