The lavender garden at Horomitoge(Horomi pass) has been from 1987 started 120 lavenders. Now, there are more than 5000 lavenders. The view from Horomitoge is so beautiful that young couple come here midnight.
Maruyama Hachijyu-Hakkasho(円山八十八カ所) is a pilgrimage round like the celebrated 88 Buddhist temples in Shikoku. There are many Jizo(bodhisattvas) on the way to the top of Mt.Maruyama instead of temples.
The Okurayama Ski Jump Stadium (大倉山ジャンプ競技場) is located in the Miyanomori, the west side of Maruyama area. There is Sapporo Winter Sports Museum, too.
The museum is located in Okurayama Ski Jump Stadium. You can try a various kind of simulation game such as jumping, hocky, skating, bobsledding and so on.
Shin Hongo(1905–1980) is a representing Japanese sculptor after WWII. He inherited his teacher, Kotaro Takamura. His style is similar to Rodin, French sculptor. The museum is dedicated to him and his achievement. The buildings was used to be his house and a ...
Hokkaido Jingu Shrine, Maruyama Hachijyu-hakkasho, Maruyama Zoo, Maruyama Baseball Stadium, Maruyama Stadium are here. There are a play ground, a small pond, many cherry blossoms. You can enjoy hiking, jogging and lunch.