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Kanakuri Shiso Road (Round Trip)

  • 10km
  • 120min
Kanakuri Shiso, the "Father of the Marathon" in Japan, grew up in this area and ran 5km each day along this road to his school in the town over, which supposedly helped him become a world-class marathon runner later in life. Kanakuri believed in effort, vitality, and physical fitness, and this path lets you get a sense of his spirit.

Start point

Original Home of Kanakuri Shiso

Nakabayashi 546, Nagomimachi, Tamanagun

Car 20 min by car from Kikusui IC
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Yes (free)

Contact Us

Name Nagomimachi Commerce and Tourism Department
Address Eta 3886, Nagomimachi, Tamanagun
Tel 0968-86-5725
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