Important Visitation rules at the Shiretoko goko lakes have changed.
There have been issues at the Shiretoko goko lakes such as encroachment on vegetation due to crowds and the danger of bears appearing, frequently causing the trails to be closed to visitors.
New rules have been established to address these issues.
Shiretoko goko lakes Visitation Rules »
Present situation of the Trail
|Route||Condition||Open - Close|
|elevated wooden path|
Reservations for Shiretoko goko lakes walks
Reservations are required when walking the Shiretoko goko lakes ground pathway (Lake 2nd to Lake 5th) during the period below.
- Park opening to May 9 - Ecosystem aware season
- May 10 to July 31 - Bear aware season
- August 1 to October 20 - Ecosystem aware season
- October 21 to Park Closing - Open to all visitors
Reservations are not required when using the elevated wooden path (to Lake 1st).
Reservations for Shiretoko goko lakes walks »