Nikko Romantic Highway
Fisheries Research Agency

The Fisheries Research Agency is located near the inflow point of the Yugawa River on Chuzenjiko Lake's northern shore. Research on the salmon and trout that live in Okunikko and Chuzenjiko Lake is carried out at the agency's "fish and forests observation area". Visitors can view a variety of rare fish such as the lake trout that can only be found in Chuzenjiko Lake and the Japanese huchen which is known as the "phantom fish".

2482-3,Chugushi Nikko-shi Tochigi-ken
【Expressway entrance】
Nikko-Utsunomiya ROAD Kiyotaki-Interchange


Fisheries Research Agency


Opening hours March 20th - October 31st: 9:00-17:00November 1st - November 30th: 9:00-16:00 Closed December 1st - March 19th Fees Adult 300 yen, Elementary and junior high schooler 100 yen

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