The Yubiso River is fed by water from the melting snow from Mt. Tanigawadake.
Today, the water is still flowing in abundance.
This is Doai Station on the JR Joetsu Line in Minakami Town, Gunma Prefecture.
The down platform is located in a tunnel deep underground, and you have to climb 486 steps to get to the ground.It is nicknamed Japan's No. 1 Mogura Station and is famous among railway fans and mountain climbing enthusiasts.
There are no station staff in the station building,
which has an impressive red pointed roof.
This is a so-called unmanned station where passengers issue their own boarding certificates using ticket vending machines.