BASIC COURSE

Experience Japan's four seasons on Tsukuba Kasumigaura Ring Ring Road. With courses for all levels of cyclist, everyone is sure to find the perfect course for them!

MOUNT TSUKUBA AREA

This course offers stunning views of Mount Tsukuba, one of Japan's 100 most famous mountains. The Mount Tsukuba Course is a dedicated bike path which follows the former Tsukuba Railway line. Old station buildings have been converted into rest areas making this the perfect choice for beginner cyclists. For those who'd like a challenge, the Mount Tsukuba Hill Climb Course is also directly accessible from the Railway Course.

①Former Tsukuba Railway Course

… around 40km
suitable for beginners

②Hill Climb Course

… around 25km

LAKE KASUMIGAURA AREA

Lake Kasumigaura accounts for 35% of Ibaraki's land area. The Lake Kasumigaura Course follows the lake shore and offers superb views of the area. On clear days Mount Tsukuba and Ushiku Daibutsu Big Buddha can be seen across the lake. There are also plenty of places to stop for food along the route.

①Lake Kasumigaura Circuit Course

… around 125km

②Lake Kasumigaura Mini Circuit Course

… around 90km

③Kitaura Area Circuit Course

… around 73km

ALL OVER RING-RING ROAD

From lakes to mountains to the expanse of the Kanto Plain; enjoy both the Mount Tsukuba and Lake Kasumigaura areas with the Full Course.

①Mount Tsukuba&Lake Kasumigaura Course

… around 80km

②Full Course

… around 180km