What’s the Hokkaido Michi-no-Eki Go app?

”The Hokkaido Michi-no-eki Go app” promotes Hokkaido’s Michi-no-Ekis (Roadside Rest Areas) . It is the official app of Hokkaido’s Michi-no-Ekis.The app has been developed to encourage many drivers, including foreign tourists, to enjoy a safe and comfortable drive in Hokkaido and to go and stop at more Michi-no-Ekis.Its “automatic stamp acquisition” function automatically sends you a Michi-no-Eki stamp image for the Michi-no-Eki Stamp Rally when you visit a Michi-no-Eki. The app also sends you a drive various information such as road signs, scenic byway information (tourism information), roadkill information, traffic safety information, in addition sends you a cycle tourism information useful for cyclists with images and sounds in multiple languages, while driving in Hokkaido. The app also opens a link to the Hokkaido Michi-no-Eki Network website and explains how to access Wi-Fi hotspots at Michi-no-Ekis (“Michi-no-Eki SPOTs”). It may expire earlier than without notice if you update your OS.
※Please be aware that the Stamp Rally and Drive information data can be received only when each screen is opened.
※For cycle tourism information, it is turned off by default setting, so in order to acquire the information, you need to change it to ON on the setting screen.
※If you want to get a stamp using Michi-no-Eki SPOT (Free WiFi on Michi-no-Eki), please start browser application such as Safari or Chrome, and be sure to authenticate the connection before acquiring the
stamp.
If you get a stamp without connection authentication, there is no history in the stamp list, and the obtained stamp may be deleted.

●Features
- Automatic stamp acquisition for iPhones for the Michi-no-eki Digital Stamp Rally
- Provide various useful drive information (road signs, cycle tourism information, scenic byway information (tourism information), roadkill information, traffic safety information)
- Easy links to the English-language Hokkaido “Michi-no-eki” Network website
- Information on Wi-Fi access at “Michi-no-eki SPOTs”

Take part in the Michi-no-eki Stamp Rally through automatic stamp acquisitions on your iPhone!

"The Hokkaido Michi-no-Eki GO app" is the official app of Hokkaido’s Michi-no-Ekis, aiming to enjoy safe and comfortable driving in Hokkaido. This app can participate in iPhone version digital stamp rally during the following period. Collecting stamps will win wonderful gifts.

■Stamp acquisition period & application period

From April 20, 2019 (Sat.) to March 22, 2020 (Sun.)

■Participation

Download " the Hokkaido Michi-no-Eki GO" app, and when you arrive at the Michi-no-Eki, open the app and open " the iPhone version digital Michi-no-Eki Stamp Rally" screen, and you can get a Michi-no-Eki stamp image automatically. With this app, collect more than 30 stamps of Michi-no-Eki, and you will receive a nice gift when you apply.
※There is no perfect conquest award in the Digital Stamp Rally.

Application form

Fill out this form and click “Send” (all items are required to be filled in).

※The information you fill out on this application form may be anonymously used to as statistical data, excluding the private information.

ID for the application(required)

Name (required)

Home address (required) ※(Zip code)

Phone no.(required)

E-mail (required)

Sex (required)

Age (required)

Occupation (required)

No. of stamps you have aquired (required)

Your opinions or requests concerning the Hokkaido Michi-no-Eki Go app (required)

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Notes about the Digital Stamp Rally

■Hours of availability for michi-no-eki stamps

・Even after a michi-no-eki closes for the day, you can get a stamp by coming to the entrance. (In this case, we won’t be able to assist you if there are any telecommunications difficulties.)

■To get a stamp

・Make sure your iPhone is set to “ON” under “Internet access” and to “Bluetooth access” , “the Stamp Rally screen is open.
・Two michi-no-eki "Forest 276 Otaki" and "Lake Ashoro" can not get stamps due to various circumstances.

■For person using "the Hokkaido Michi-no-Eki GO app" from 2018. (You can participate without resetting the stamp acquisition data.)

・If you want to reset the stamp acquisition data, please delete the app once, and register again.
・If you do not reset the stamp acquisition data, the "Smile mark" acquired earlier will remain on the screen, so check the history of the "stamp acquisition list" and within the period which is necessary to count the stamps acquired on (From April 20, 2019 (Sat.) to March 22, 2020 (Sun.)).

■Contact Information about the App and the Digital Stamp Rally

HOKKAIDO DEVELOPMENT ENGINEERING CENTER「the Hokkaido Michi-no-Eki GO App」person in charge

2-17,Kita 11-jo, Nishi 2-chome, Kita-ku, Sapporo 001-0011
TEL:011-738-3363(Applications and inquires accepted from9:00 to 17:00 except Saturdays, Sundays and Holidays.
E-mail:driveinfo@decnet.or.jp (Always accepted)