Michinoku Park is located along Route 286, which links the cities of Sendai and Yamagata, about midway between Sendai and Yamagata, approximately one hour from either of them.
Michinoku Lakewood National Government Park

Requests to visitors

For all visitors to Michinoku Park to have a pleasant, safe and enjoyable time, please abide by the following rules.
Your understanding and cooperation is appreciated.


  • Please do not harm the plants or catch wildlife.
  • Bonfires, fireworks or other use of naked flame is prohibited. [If you want to use naked flame in the Play Area for potato soup parties, etc., you must report when entering the park.]
  • Be careful not to enter areas posted “Entry Prohibited” or enclosed with fencing.
  • Put litter, empty cans and other waste in the litter bins. Extinguish cigarettes and put them in the ash bins.
  • Be careful not to play at the water’s edge, because the dam water level constantly changes.
  • Lake Kamafusa is used for tap water, so do not dirty the water.
  • Do not be a nuisance to other visitors.
  • In case of emergencies such as an accident or a disaster, follow the instructions of the park staff.
  • If you wish to enter with a pet, you must report when entering the park.
  • You cannot fish.

These things and those things that you cannot bring into the park

  • Baseball bats (excluding plastic bats), golf equipment, boomerangs, bows and arrows, bicycles, unicycles, skateboards, radio controlled cars and aircraft, engine-powered models, canoes, pogo sticks, fishing equipment, kickboard scooters and anything else that may create a nuisance or danger to other visitors.