We can see gregarious life of firefly in Sugata River drifting to Kanayamachosugatakirihora, Gero-shi grounds. The length is big in firefly and firefly emits strong light.
The firefly appearance situation of Sugata River
[the situation of average year] On damp day when we did dimly, as for the night more than 20 degrees Celsius, temperature is high in incidence of firefly.
◆Sugata River (Kanayamachosugatakirihora, Gero-shi)
Firefly of Sugata River begins to fly from early June, and peak is about the middle of June.
About 21:00 is the first in full bloom from 20:00.
Famous spot of firefly
Firefly of Sugata River
|Place||River which flows through Kanayamachosugatakirihora, Gero-shi grounds|
|Map||Google map (external link)|
|Time and time when firefly dances||It is about 21:00 every year from 20:00 from the beginning of June to the middle|
|Access (in the case of car)||
It is approximately 45 minutes via Route 41, prefectural road Route 58 from Gero hot-spring resort
It is approximately 30 minutes in prefectural road Route 58 from Tomika Seki IC
Request about firefly admiration
- You harm to firefly, and please never perform act disturbing ecosystem.
- Please take garbage home with you by all means.
- When you go by car, please stop in parking lot for person of firefly appreciation.
- Please refrain from traffic of vehicle of firefly road.
- When it is parked, please be careful about other cars enough.
- As the circumference is dark, please be careful about falls.
I would like your cooperation every year to look at beautiful firefly.
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