Early December at Kanayama Megaliths

Iwaya-Iwakage of Kanayama Megaliths


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金山巨石群 12月初め  Kanayama Megaliths Early December

12月 2日(金)   December 2 (Friday)

Fine weather today. Visitors in the morning and afternoon.


The 10 o’clock tour is recommended when visiting Kanayama Megaliths in winter because the morning sun emerges from the mountain around 10 am. The cooling of the previous night still continues into the morning.


From the lower megalith site (Iwaya-Iwakage and Senkoku-Ishi) we can see the sun  shining on Higashinoyama Eastern Mountain at around 9:15 in the morning.


Here at the lower megalith site, it is still cold. However light is beginning to hit the mountain in the back of the lower site.

On this day there were four people in the group from 9:50 to 12:30. Winter showtime at Iwaya-Iwakage: about 10 o’clock, the morning sun gradually enters inside. A movie would allow you to…

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