written by Ryohei Endo

What is Genbikei Gorge?You can see the view created by rich nature over many years!

ryo's Blog Sightseeing

Goodevening, I’m ryo!

Thank you for coming to my Blog.

There are a lot of wonderful places in Iwate.

I want many people to come to Iwate.

By the way, There are 2 gorges in Ichinoseki.

I introduced Geibikei Gorge before.

About Geibikei Gorge ↓

【What is Geibi Gorge?】

I will introduce Geibi Gorge.Geibi Gorge is a one of the most famous gorge in japan.You can enjoy the boat ride and beautiful view made by nature of each season.

» この記事を読む

Today, I will introduce Genbikei Gorge.

You can see the view created by rich nature over many years.

What is Genbikei Gorge?

What is Genbikei Gorge?

Genbikei Gorge is in Genbi town, Ichinoseki city, Iwate.

It was designated as a national scenic spot and natural monument in 1927.

The emerald green stream flows between this gorge. The length of this gorge is 2 km. There are an oddly shaped stones, gigantic boulders, potholes, abysses and waterfalls.

In particular, potholes created by the flow of water have been developed. It is geologically valuable.


You can also enjoy the beautiful view of the four seasons at Gebikei. In spring,cherry blossoms decorate the gorge, The gorge is surrounded by a refreshing feeling in summer, In autumn, you can enjoy the stunning autumn leaves, you can see a snowscape in winter.

Masamune Date who lord of Sendi Clan said that Matsushima and Genbikei Gorge are two major scenic spots of my territory.

Where is Genbikei Gorge?

Where is Genbikei Gorge?
Address Takinoue,Genbikei town,Ichinoseki city,Iwate
Access 【By Car】Ichinoseki Station ~ Genbikei Gorge about 20min

There are a delicious rice dumpling stores around Genbikei Gorge.

You can see the view created by rich nature over many years!

The walking path is maintained in Gembikei, so you can easily enjoy a walk Watching the beautiful view.

The vinw created by rich nature over the years has a mysterious beauty.The emerald green stream enhances its beauty. The contrast between the blue of the sky and the blue of the stream is also beautiful.

genbikei genbikei2

The Goranba bridge is hung in the Gembi Gorge. The view from the bridge is also beautiful. I’m afraid of heights,so I was scared and enjoyed the beautiful view.lol

Goranba bridge genbikei3 genbikei4

If you go to Genbikei Gorge,I recommend going on a sunny day. On rainy days the color of the stream becomes cloudy.

View of the Gembi Gorge in spring↓

sakura sakura2 sakura5

If Corona Virus is calm down, please come to Genbikei Gorge to see the beautiful view created by rich nature.