Cape Erimo ("Erimo-misaki" in Japanese) is a cape located about 110 km south of Obihiro city. It is a sharp corner at the center of bottom on a map of Hokkaido.
Hidaka Mountains run from north, and they fall into the Pacific Ocean
at this cape directly.
So steep cliffs surround the cape, and rock reefs run from the cape to 7 km off the coast.
It is windy at most days of year, and fog often rises.
There is a lighthouse on the tip of the cape, and a museum about the
wind,"Kaze-no-yakata" is near.
The museum introduces various knowledge about wind and the history of people living around the cape.
And you can enjoy the view of the cape at the observatory in the museum without strong wind.
About 130 km from Obihiro. It
takes about 2 hours and 30 minutes.
About 240 km from Sapporo. It takes about 4 hours with traveling highway.
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