Yanase River – Kiyose City, Tokyo

2014/5/22 Yanase River – Kiyose City, Tokyo

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Yanase River is a tributary of Shinkashi River, Ara River System. It is forming a border between Tokyo and Saitama. This river is downstream of two reservoirs whose water is mostly coming from Upper Tama River with spring water making it clear river.

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Species

Common carp, barbel, dace, chub, and snakehead

Open Hours & Season

All Year Open

Fishing Permit & Regulations

No permit is required unless targeting ayu.

Saitama Nabu Fishery Cooperatives
1,000JPY/day
4,500JPY/annual

Location

GPS: N35 47.300 E139 31.324

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Map

Best location is upstream of Kiyose Kanayama Park down to where the river crosses with Kanetsu Motorway. There is another tributary of Shinkashi River: Kurome River running in south which is skinnier water mostly hosting chubs.

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Access

  • From Shibuya Sation, take JR Saikyo Line to Ikebukuro Station.
  • Switch to Seibu Ikebukuro Line and get off at Higashi Kurume Station or Kiyose Station.