Welcome to the wilderness lodge called Hickory Wind!
People all of ages from all over the world. Come and enjoy the adventure at the lodge. We offer wild range of activities including conueing,guided nature walks ,slow food, music live and boubon . Enjoy the friendly relaxed atmosphere in our lodge, enjoy the live music , swap the stories at the barThe lodge is surrounded by untouched wilderness.
Home to variety of wildlife including ,foxes,deers.Japanese cranes in winter. Located in a heart of east hokkaido world famous wilderness area,surrounded by national park , (close to or in )Shiretoko, Akan.We have exclusive access to several restricted areas.
Hokkaido Certified Outdoor Guide – NPS (Nikon Professional Service Member)
Awarded Nature’s best photography Asia two years in a row.
All over Japan, Makoto Ando gives regular speeches about the surrounding environment from various points of view, and explains its important role for humans and for nature. He invites Japanese and foreign artists to give speeches and professional photographers to give slide shows. He also sells unique pottery that he collects from all over Japan.
hinobu Ando has a ‘Hokkaido Food Meister’ qualification, and is a member of ‘Slow food friends Hokkaido’. She impresses customers with her attitude, the expression and thought she put into her meals.
Her motto is “Eat delicious food and relax”.
Hokkaido Certified Outdoor Risk Management Director, ATTA Adventure EDU and advanced life-saving certification completed. He is from Yokkaichi City, Mie Prefecture. In 2014, he visited here and was guided by Makoto Ando. He was impressed by the beautiful sceneries with wild animals and the attitude of Makoto Ando that continues seeking authentic qualities of nature guide, cooking, photographs, interiors and music. He started to sit at the feet of Makoto Ando the next spring.
Kenta Mori's blog of Hickory Wind Chief Guide. Records until 2015 when he entered his discipleship, longing for a guide and becoming a worker of a single person.
Cozy Ogawa, creator of Chiba Prefecture who created this homepage. Video writer.
Encounter is a trainee from the whole country performance "World of Ando Makoto".
MugukkoBatake Nursery school
Zama city, Kanagawa prefecture, nursing school nurseries.
We also offer safe feeding without additives and pediatric childcare room without additives.
Bird diary of Ankur Tsukamoto
Ginza store manager of binoculars manufacturer "Swarovski · Optic" who is sponsored, blog about Tsukamoto's birds and equipment
tNt Nature Connection
Tomohiro Uemura of Northern and Yukon Territory Canada Nature Guide. Nature guide trainee, independent to Canada.
A company operated by Makoto's childhood friend. The largest supplement manufacturer from Hokkaido.
Nature's Best Photography ASIA
The highest peak of the Nature Photo Contest. Ando was awarded in 2014 and 2016, and his disciple Ogawa was awarded in 2016 and 2017. Annual exhibition at the Smithsonian Museum in the USA.
Makoto is provided with equipment as an ambassador of Panasonic · Lumix and is taking photographs of natural photos.
Printing company of Obihiro. I am indebted with printed materials such as Hickory Wind brochures and postcards.
Address : Kita14, Setsurigenya, Tsurui-mura, Akan-gun, Hokkaido 085-1200 JAPANE
mail : firstname.lastname@example.org
Tel&Fax : +81 154 64 2956
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