How to get to 「Kirifuri Waterfall」 Mt. Kurokami, Shimotsuke Province (下野黒髪山きりふりの瀧 )/ Shokoku taki-meguri 諸国瀧廻り (Tour of Waterfalls in Various Provinces) /Hokusai
Shimotsuke Kurokamiyama Kirifuri-no-taki
(Kirifuri Waterfall, Mt. Kurokami, Shimotsuke Province) / Shokoku taki-meguri 諸国瀧廻り (Tour of Waterfalls in Various Provinces)
Print artist: Katsushika Hokusai (葛飾北斎)
Culture/period Tenpo Era
Production place Made in: Japan
©Tochigi Tabi net
Access Tokorono, Tochigi Prefecture 321-1421
Nikko City Official URL http://www.nikko-jp.org
Access by train or bus From JR Nikko Station or Tobu Nikko Line
Tobu Nikko Station From Tobu Bus "Kirifuri-kogen / Osasa Ranch Line "About 10 minutes,
get off at the Kiritfuritaki entrance, about 15 minutes on foot to the Falls
Kirifuri Fall is counted as one of the Nikko Three Falls Waterfall, along with Kegon Waterfall and Urami Falls from ancient times. The falls on the Kirifuri River are composed by two different levels, Upper and lower. Upper revel fall is 25 meter long while lower is 26 meters long. Total height is 75 meters. They way water hits rocks and scatters seems as if foggy sways, and this is why this fall is called kirifuri (fog-sway) fall.
You can enjoy beautiful autumn leaves in October.
This fall is located in Nikko National Park and only 2 hours by Train.
Transportation fee is 2700 yen from Asakusa. (Tobu line)
2060 yen from Shinjuku. （JR) as of 2019,1,19