Japan Shiretoko Five Lakes

3 images 1 contributors

Colette English

About this spot
Welcome to one of Japans World Heritage Sites where you can encounter many different animals on your hikes. Shiretoko is home to the densest population of brown bears in all of Hokkaido. If you plan on hiking bring along a bear bell or rent yourself some bear spray at the nature center.

Join PhotoHound to learn how, where and when to capture amazing photos here

  • Know the best times, seasons & shooting conditions
  • Detailed directions - maps, co-ordinates and directions
  • Know how to get there - where to park or how to reach there using public transport
  • Browse inspirational photos and learn how they were taken - see the EXIF details
  • Bookmark your favourite spots for future reference
  • Know exactly when to shoot for beautiful photographs - sunrise, sunset, blue hour and astrophotography
  • Detailed, 7-day weather forecast at this location
  • Share your images with like-minded travel photographers
Essential Information

Web links


Share this photo spot

Join thousands of photographers exploring the world with PhotoHound

Sign up or Log in