22 Oct 2020, 22:02

Day by Day plans for walking route 330km to Niigata

Entire Route:

Here is the entire route on plotaroute.com. The map takes a bit to load all of the meeting points. Be sure to get in touch if you want to meet somewhere as plans are likely to change!

22 days, walking 383km from Shin Yurigaoka to Niigata

Walking 380km from Shin Yurigaoka to Niigata

Planned Meeting Points (likely to change!):

I will walk from my house to Yomiuriland, possibly via 新百合ヶ丘駅 or 百合ヶ丘駅 or neither station and just go a more direct route.

01 walk 04km to yomiuriland


It will probably be dark by the time we leave Yomiuriland, so I doubt we will be able to see much near Tama River. But we’ll cross Tama River and then walk a bit to LiveMax Hotel. (TODO: make a reservation!)

02 walk 08km to LiveMax hotel in Fuchu


We will pass a couple of parks and walk near Kokubunji Station.

03 walk 6.5km to Pizza-la via Musashi Kokubunji Park


04 walk 7.5km to Seibuen amusement park


05 walk 10km to Fujisawa central park


06 walk 14km to Aina water park


07 walk 10km to Strawberry garden


08 walk 12km from strawberry to ranzan bbq tsuki river


09 walk 04km to musashi memorial park


10 walk 07km to Italian restaurant


11 walk 03km Italian restaurant to Arakawa


12 walk 10km to cafe tsumugi at matsuhisa station


13 walk 11km to tone river


14 walk 09km from tone river to kezoji park


15 walk 06km from kezoji park to momonoki river


16 walk 08km from momonoki river to tone river (again)


17 walk 03km to luna park


18 walk 11km from luna park to kaminodafureai park


19 walk 07km to shibukawa skyland park


20 walk 05km to kaneshima onsen


21 walk 10km to planet restroom


22 walk 03km to three parks


23 walk 10km from three parks to ramen shop


24 walk 03km to jomokogen station conveni


25 walk 04km from jomokogen to granpy sports


26 walk 03km to bike course


27 walk 08km to bungee jump


28 walk 06km from bungee jump to Koshii and Izumiya hotels


29 walk 11km from hotels to naeba


30 walk 02km to dragondola


31 walk 07km from dragondola to shukuba onsen


32 walk 07km from shukuba onsen to jackys cafe


33 walk 09km from jackys cafe to echigo yuzawa station


34 walk 07km from echigo yuzawa to Ogumaya Inn


35 walk 06km from Ogumaya to yukokuso


36 walk 07km to restaurants near ryokan


37 walk 04km from ryokan to yasuragi yado


38 walk 06km to 100 year inn


39 walk 05km to French restaurant in Tokamachi


40 walk 11km to farm hendon


41 walk 03km from farm to restaurant


42 walk 08km kinda along Shinano river


43 walk 11km to pizza restaurant


44 walk 05 km from pizza place to sleep by ota gawa


45 walk 05 km from ota river to nyozeza museum


46 walk 10 km from museum to kariyatagawa


47 walk 04 km from kariyatagawa to matthews bistro


48 walk 14 km along joetsu to tsubamesanjo hotel


49 walk 10 km from tsubamesanjo to groceries


50 walk 05 km along nakanokuchi river


51 walk 08 km along nakanokuchi river to cafe


52 walk 06 km between rice fields to sleep between rivers


53 walk 09 km from staircase to niigata station