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SUMATA-KYO(Sumata Gorge), Autumn colour to watch from HIRYU-BASI (Hiryu bridge)

Sumata Gorge is a steep gorge formed by Sumata River, one of the tributaries of Ooi River. In Japanese, it is called "Sumatakyo".

The length of the gorge is about 16 km, and the meeting point of the river into Ooi River is positioned about 3 km north of Senzu station on Ooigawa Railway.

Hiryu Bridge, it was the bridge for a forest railroad, but now it is used as a part of a forest road.

We can walk on the bridge. The height is about 100 meters.

This place is a representative place of the scenery of autumn colour of leaves of Shizuoka. It is famous as a very superior scene of autumn colour.

( This image showed it first in November, 2013. On October 22, 2016, I replaced the image.The power of expression of the part of the shadow increased. Balance of the whole image improved.I was able to produce the image which I could be finally satisfied with in the third year after I photographed this image. )

Copyright: Bibouroku Tabito
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 10364x5182
Taken: 21/11/2013
Uploaded: 22/10/2016
Updated: 25/10/2016


Tags: shizuoka; valley; autumn colour; bridge
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