Ichinose Meadow includes a pond, a stream, a wetland and many more wild life of Nagano prefecture. Asian skunk-cabbages and Japanese azaleas grow in this green area. From the end of April to early summer, their flowers would be blooming. It is also recommended to cycle around its plateau area during spring season. For those people who love to enjoy this wild habitat thoroughly, there is a camping site; the site is suited for all visitors from a family to a couple.From Matsumoto Station, take Alpico Kōtsū, the Kamikōchi Line towards Shinshimashima Station and get off at Shinshimashima Station. From the station, take Alpico bus service towards Norikura plateau, ride about 50 min and get off at Sightseeing center Front. It is about 20 min walk from the bus stop.