【Operating period】

From April 20th to November 10th December 1st in 2019

【Regular holiday】

Every Tuesday and Wednesday are closed. But it opens every day from April 30th to May 6th and from August 1st to the 26th.

【Departure Time】

It runs every thirty minutes from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Depending on the congestion situation, operation of 30 minutes (like 12:30) may be suspended. You can reserve for 00 minutes per hour.

Since you need to receive the explanation, please finish check-in at reception 15 minutes before your departure time.

 

【Trip time】

It takes about 30 minutes to 40 minutes.(It depends on the number of running and speed.)

 

【Experience fee】

Railbike:

Double riding /2,500yen/unit

4 people /3,500yen/unit

Truck(Passenger car):1,200yen / person

Please take a look at the type of car.  List of Vehicles

 

【Boarding course】

Regular course:Kosaka railway(Abolished) In front of SEIFU-SO(YUKISAWA SPA)〜Yukisawa-onsen Sta. 〜Front “Aogan”(About 3.6 km round.)

 

Special course:June & July are the courses that go in the opposite direction.(A round trip for about 4km)

※ The track is a single track. The staff will reverse the railbikes at the turnaround point.

 

【Access】

Please look at this page.

 

【Boarding procedure】

1)You can make a reservation on the website from the first day of previous month of the date you experience.Changes and cancellations are free. In the case of a phone, it is available only in Japanese.

2)Please finish check-in at reception up to 15 minutes before your departure time. We accept it on the day, but it is served by first come-first-served basis. There are cases that you can’t get on the railbike during the busy season. The tickets will be given after payment. Payment is cash only. You need to sign the consent from except for the website reservation.

We check freshness and railbike, and we also have insurance. However, it is the activity of the track that was disused. Please make sure that there is a risk of danger and apply.

・Children junior high school age and under must be accompanied by an adult.

Departure point

3)We will explain the operation 5 minutes before departure.

・If it dose not come even when it is the departure time, it will be cancelled.

4)It departs from the first railbike in order. The staff will tell you the departure sign.(The railbike that the staff drives will lead.)

5)We will take a commemorative photo soon after it starts.(We sometimes take photos at the departure point on weekdays.)The photo is included in the price.

6)It is a round trip course for 1.8km.(about 3.6km in total.)It takes about 30 to 40 minutes. Please stop according to the instructions of the staff at the turnaround point. We turn the railbike around and wait until everybody is ready. There is no toilet or rest facility at the point you return.

7)We will turn back on the contrary after everyone arrives. The return course is downhill.

8)The staff is waiting for the arrival. Please stop slowly according to the instructions. We’ll give you a commemorative photo.(One photo per a railbike) The price is ¥300 for a copy or a data. Please apply at the reception desk.

 

【Remarks】

* You can get on a rainy day except storms.(There are cases that rust of the track jumps. Please prepare the rain gear that is okay even if it is dirty. We sell rain gears at the reception, too. You can’t ride it with an umbrella as it is dangerous.)

* In the case of bad weather, it may be suspended without announcement.

* It may rain after the departure, but we are not responsible.

* There is nothing to prepare, but it would be good if you have gloves, rain gear and drinks in the weather.

* In front of the reception, there is hot spring (Yukisawa onsen Seifu-so). You can also enjoy a leisurely soak in the hot spring.

* There are cases where wild animals appear on the track. If you encounter it, please wait for it to escape without stimulating it. If there is any damage caused by animals and plants, we will not take responsibility.

* Those who are sick or have a chronic illness are not allowed to ride. Please understand that there are many place where ambulances can’t enter.