Access to Kamikochi Temporarily Blocked due to Heavy Rainfall

As of 12:30 on May 28th, 2024, roads leading into the park have been temporarily closed due to heavy rainfall. Also, Route 158 has been closed between Sawando and Nakanoyu. Access to Kamikochi will not be possible until the road closures have been lifted.

We will update our readers on the expected end to this situation as more information becomes available to us.