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C.Nekoma Volcano Area

Outer rim of a volcanic crater which surrounds caldera lake Oguninuma and that of Nekoma volcano which is brothers volcano of Mount Bandai

Nekoma volcano in the west of the Bandai volcano is a volcano formed by volcanic activity of the quality of andesite same as Mount Bandai 400,000-1 million years ago.Oguninuma is the crater that there was by the eruption of the Nekoma volcano. There is Nekomagatake in the outer rim of a volcanic crater.A lot of day lilies bloom in early summer. The Oguninuma moor plant community is appointed to the natural monument of the country.


Activity in the area

Bandaisan Geopark Council

Kitashiobara Village Nature and Environmental Utilization Center
1093 Kengamine, Hibara,Kitashiobara-mura,Fukushima Prefecture 969-2701
Bandaisan Geopark Council
TEL 0241-32-3180 FAX 0241-32-2927