Walk Along the Banks of the Shiretoko Five Lakes


Advice for not encountering brown bears


Before the start of the walk course, visitors are reminded to watch the “Bear Guidance” video and follow the precautions below.

  1. 所定のコース内のみを歩く
  2. 飲食厳禁
  3. ガムや飴など、香料の強い食べ物を持ち歩かない
  4. 時々、手を叩いたり声を出したりしながら、こちらの存在を早めに知らせる

  1. Walk only within the designated course and areas.
  2. Eating and drinking is strictly prohibited.
  3. Do not carry foods with strong smell such as chewing gum and candies.
  4. From time to time, clap your hands or make a noise to avoid sudden encounter with brown bears.



Be prepared to visit the brown bear’s residence, and enjoy nature with good manners so that you don’t bother each other.


When you come to the elevated boardwalk protected by the current iron wire, you can take a rest.