This nature park located along the river has an athletic field and towards the slope of the mountain, there is a plum forest with about 4000 trees. In early spring during the plum season, you can enjoy a dynamic scenery of beautiful plum trees.
Makuyama Park in the morning
Take the bus from Yugawara Station to Makuyama Park. This is a hike from Makuyama Park to the peak of Makuyama. From the summit, enjoy a beautiful view of Sagami-nada, the Manazuru Peninsula, and Hatsushima.
Free (200 yen during "Plum Festival" (early Feb to mid Mar))