It was raining cold this morning in Kinugawa Onsen. I braved a run - and it turned out great!
There are many hotels that were shut down.
A monument reminds us of Boshin War. The battle that look place here was one of a few losing fight by Meiji Government in 1868.
A stream by the monument - there must have been samurai fights here.
A trail of Kinugawa Park - a bit north of Onsen area.
A grassy area of the park - for concerts.
An old inn that was build in 1868 - the same year as the battle near by.
A view of Kinugawa River from Kinuiwabashi Bridge.
Takimi (Waterfall looking) Bridge - looked like it was closed.
A humorous demon boy. "Kinu" means Angry demon.
Kurogane Bridge - the original bridge was completed in 1910.
A repair of the cliff was being done.
Fureaibashi (friendship) Bridge.
A view of the river from Fureaibashi.
Kinuta the demon stands in front of the station.
I was lucky to see a testing of a steam locomotive due to debut this summer.