It is said that many kappa (legendary creatures in Japanese folklore) once lived in the small pool behind Jokenji Temple. There is a small shrine dedicated to Kappa by the pool.
|Address||Tsuchibuchi, Tsuchibuchi-cho, Tono City, Iwate|
|phone number||0198-62-1333 (Tono City Tourism Association)|
|Map code||810 068 146*00|