（Hinokage is home numerious bridges of all sizes,three of which are more than 100 meters over the valleys below .Appearing from out of the surrouning forests,these many beautiful briges allow for a unique perspective on the surrounding landescape.）
（Though it is 100meters above the valley below and 260 meters long, Ryuten Bridge is considered a `woodland path’ bridge connecting the small villages of Ohito and Miyamizu within Hinokage.It is the third bridge in Hinokage, but has been recognized as the largest`woodland path’ bridge in Japan.
The name `Ryuten,’ literally `dragon of heven’ was selected in a public contest at the time of the bridge’s construction.When it was constructed, the bridge was seen as a prayer that the bridge would promote local development `like a dragon ascending into the heavens.）
（Connecting the districts of Takasuno and Matsunoki,Tensho Bridge is known as the “old farm road”bridge.Despite this nick-name,however, it is in fact the largest concrete arch bridge in Japan. At463meters in length and 143meters above the valley below ,looking down from the center is not for the weak of heart.
Additionally,small windmills affixed the the bridge provide power to bridgetly light the bridge each night.）