Kurobe, Toyama, Japan
Kurobe is a city in Toyama Prefecture, in the Chūbu region of Japan.
The city is located in the scenic surroundings of the Japanese Alps. Nearby, at 3015 meters, is Ushiru Tateyama Mountain. The city was built on the eponymous river Kurobe. It was built between 1956 and 1963. The city has a highest arched dam at 186 meters in height: the Kurobe Dam