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Backroad Cycling to Tateshina Lake

Perfect destination from Yatsugatake Cycling for first timers. Tateshina Lake gives us different impressions in each of the seasons. After climbing up to the lake an ice cream cone goes down well before enjoying the downhill ride back to Yatsugatake Cycling.


Ride Area
Tateshina Lake
Local Attractions
Tateshina Lake; Sekiko ji temple; Barakura English Garden
Riding Season
April through October
Time Required
2- 4 hours 9 km
Beginners to fit riders
Number of Participants
Mininum 1 rider
2500 yen for 2 hours/4000 yen for 4 hours
What is Included
Bike rental and helmet
Shuttle pickup service available for emergency; Guided tour
available. Bathroom, shower and changing room available.


Suitable Bikes
Cross bike, Road bike
Comfortable wear; Helmet is a must.
What to bring
Layers recommended for variable temperatures and weather.


Rental Accessories
Helmet rental for free; Gloves for sale at 200 yen to 2500 yen.
Rental Bikes
Road bike and cross bike rental 2500 yen for 2 hours; 4000 yen for 4 hours.


All our tours are examples and all can be changed to our individual customers needs.

  • 9:00
    Reception, preparation
    Fill out a riders application.
    Bike and Helmet fitting
    We expect you to wear a helmet while you ride.
  • 9:20
    Start riding, after an easy kilometer ride to warm up , we follow a
    backroad up around the golf course to Lake Tateshina.
    The climb is challenging in some parts but it is not to far to the lake
    and a park to rest at. After a short break, roll around the lake before
    letting gravity take you back down to Yatsugatake Cycling.
  • 11:00/13:00
    Back to Yatsugatake Cycling