Hōnen'ike Dam, Kanonji
Categories: Dams, Nature & Parks
Hōnen'ike Dam is a multiple-arch dam in the Sanuki Mountain range at Kan'onji, Kagawa Prefecture, Japan. The reservoir it creates is used for irrigation. Construction began in 1926 and was completed in 1930. The dam is 32 m high and has a crest length of 158 m. It is supported by six arched buttresses. Some renovation work has been needed to control leakage; special care has been taken due to its status as a cultural asset.The dam has been designated an Important Cultural Property by the Japanese Ministry of Culture.Use our Kanonji trip builder to visit Hōnen'ike Dam on your trip to Kanonji, and learn what else travelers and our writers recommend seeing nearby.
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ダム脇を走る道路に駐車場があり、そこに駐めてダム全体を見渡すことができます。かつては道路脇から堤に急な石段伝いにおりることができたようですが、立ち入り禁止になっていて草に覆われていました。すこし引き返して鋭角に曲がって堤そばの駐車場までいき、下からダムを眺め、石壁の真下まで近づくことができます。周辺は遊水公園となっています。桜、新緑、紅葉の季節が気持ちよさそうです。そして年一回あるという放水を見た... read more »Dam side road and parking lot, there parked we can overlook the whole dam. Was covered with grass, seems able to once from the side of the road to descend along a steep stone steps, is off limits. You can back a little bent at an acute angle parking lot near the crest, views from below the dam, approaching from below the stone walls. Area is a recreational water park. The season of cherry blossoms, fresh green leaves it feeling good. And water 1 x per year is what I thought. Powerful person's guess.show original
凄い「建造物」です。中世の城壁みたいですねぇ。ここは石積みアーチ式ダム。大正時代に建造されたらしい。３年８ケ月間に延べ１５万人の人力をかけて造られた「日本唯一の石積式マルチプルアーチダム」と専門用語では呼ぶらしいが、現在でも農業用水として活躍しているダムです。７月以降はゆるぬき放流されるらしいのでその前に訪問しました。ダムの下は公園みたいに綺麗に手入れがされていました。素晴らしい、実用的な、美術工... read more »It is a great building. It is like the medieval city walls?. Here is stone masonry arch dam. It was built in the Taisho era. It is apparently call built human-powered over 150000 people over 3 years 8 months, "Japan the only stone-multiple arch dam" and jargon, but still served as an irrigation dam. Every July since pulling out because it seems to be discharged before visited. Below the dam park like were is groomed beautifully. It was dumb like a great, practical, arts and crafts.show original
とても迫力があって、行けてよかったとおもいます。 下流側の駐車場はありますが、狭いので時間によっては混雑するのかもしれません。 ダム？に向かって左側に階段があり、登ると豊捻池や上流部を見ることができます。 上流側にも駐車場があります。Very powerful and was able to go home! There is parking on the downstream side, the narrow congested depending on the time. Dam? Towards the stairs and to the left and climb the Feng Nien pond and upper can. Also parking is located on the upstream side.show original
やなぎはらまりかTime gone 2 months and is making time off could be powerful! By all means visit during the summer released! In addition, there are faults on their way upstream to. You can touch the greatness of the nature!show original
柳原永祥It went overseas staff is dumb! Discharge time have overwhelmed even visible from underneath. Faults cross the dam where there are unexpected and amazing!show original
Akihiro IshiguroYou can see water, just around the corner. The dam itself is unique in shape and 見飽kimasenn.show original
Yuji otaI want to go!! ︎show original
成田恵三子Go, you want to be healed!show original
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