Kyowa (Daisen City, Akita)

Kyowa
協和 (秋田県 大仙市)
Planned season: Saturday 23rd December 2017 until Sunday 11th March 2018
Official snow depth 150cm (0cm) [updated on 25th February 2018]

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Kyowa is located in Daisen city, to the east of Akita city in Akita Prefecture.

Akita Prefecture is located in the Tohoku region of northern Honshu. Akita faces the Sea of Japan in the west and is bordered by Aomori, Iwate, Miyagi and Yamagata prefectures from north to south. The region has cold winters and there are numerous ski hills located around the prefecture, though most of them are small scale with just one or two lifts.

The Mountain

439m
269m
170m
32"
7
2000m
2
20%
45%
35%
Skiers
60%
ropeways Ropeways gondolas Gondolas quad lifts Quad lifts triple lifts Triple lifts pair lifts Pair lifts single lifts Single lifts other lifts Other
Boarders
40%
0 0 0 0 2 0 0

Kyowa Snow Depth Statistics

Official snow depth numbers from the current season and previous season
December January February March
17/18
season
16/17
season
17/18
season
16/17
season
17/18
season
16/17
season
17/18
season
16/17
season
1st - - 1st 55cm 8cm 1st 100cm 80cm 1st - 110cm
2nd - - 2nd 50cm 6cm 2nd 100cm 90cm 2nd - 100cm
3rd - - 3rd 50cm 5cm 3rd 100cm 90cm 3rd - 100cm
4th - - 4th 60cm 8cm 4th 100cm 90cm 4th - 100cm
5th - - 5th 60cm 16cm 5th 100cm 90cm 5th - 100cm
6th - - 6th 60cm 16cm 6th 130cm 80cm 6th - 100cm
7th - - 7th 65cm 16cm 7th 95cm 70cm 7th - 100cm
8th - - 8th 65cm 8cm 8th 100cm 90cm 8th - 110cm
9th - - 9th 55cm 5cm 9th 100cm 95cm 9th - 110cm
10th - - 10th 50cm 6cm 10th 100cm 95cm 10th - 110cm
11th - - 11th 60cm 25cm 11th 85cm 95cm 11th - 110cm
12th - - 12th 50cm 25cm 12th 85cm 110cm 12th - 110cm
13th - - 13th 50cm 45cm 13th 90cm 120cm 13th - -
14th - - 14th 55cm 45cm 14th 100cm 120cm 14th - -
15th - - 15th 55cm 70cm 15th 100cm 120cm 15th - -
16th - - 16th 50cm 80cm 16th 100cm 120cm 16th - -
17th - - 17th 40cm 80cm 17th 100cm 120cm 17th - -
18th - - 18th 40cm 70cm 18th 100cm 90cm 18th - -
19th - - 19th 30cm 70cm 19th 120cm 90cm 19th - -
20th - - 20th 30cm 70cm 20th 130cm 110cm 20th - -
21st - - 21st 30cm 70cm 21st 150cm 120cm 21st - -
22nd - - 22nd 30cm 60cm 22nd 150cm 125cm 22nd - -
23rd 20cm 0cm 23rd 30cm 65cm 23rd 150cm 120cm 23rd - -
24th 20cm 5cm 24th 40cm 90cm 24th 150cm 120cm 24th - -
25th 10cm 5cm 25th 60cm 90cm 25th 150cm 120cm 25th - -
26th 15cm - 26th 80cm 90cm 26th - 120cm 26th - -
27th 30cm 2cm 27th 80cm 85cm 27th - 110cm 27th - -
28th 30cm 0cm 28th 80cm 60cm 28th - 110cm 28th - -
29th 50cm 2cm 29th 100cm 70cm 29th - - 29th - -
30th 55cm 15cm 30th 100cm 65cm 30th 30th - -
31st 55cm 15cm 31st 100cm 70cm 31st 31st - -

Kyowa Facilities

School
School
Ski School: Available Snowboard School: Available
Ski and snowboard lessons are available at Kyowa. 
Rental
Equipment Rental
Ski Rental: Available Snowboard Rental: Not available
Ski and snowboard equipment rental is available.
Ski and snowboard wear rental is also available. 
Children Facilities
Children's facilities
There are no special facilities for children. 
Park Information
Park information
There are no special snow park facilities. 

Kyowa Season & Opening Times

Typical season is from Late December until Early March
October November December January February March April May June July
                                                           
Daytime
Daytime
Weekends and holidays Normally open from 9:00am until 4:00pm
Weekdays Normally open from 9:00am until 4:00pm
Nighta
'Nighta' (night skiing)
Weekends and holidays Sometimes
Weekdays No
Opening information
Opening information
Kyowa is open from 9:00am until 4:00pm in the daytime.

Nighta is from 5:00pm until 9:00pm on Saturdays only, from 6th January until 24th February 2018.

Kyowa Lift Ticket Charges

Adults Child
Elementary School age & under
Older Child
Junior High School age
Senior
60 years and over
1 Day 2,500 yen 1,600 yen 1,800 yen
5 Hours 2,200 yen 1,500 yen 1,700 yen
1 Lift Coupon 200 yen 130 yen 130 yen
11 Lift Coupons 2,000 yen 1,300 yen 1,300 yen
Nighta (5pm-9pm) 1,600 yen 1,000 yen 1,600 yen
Season Ticket 18,000 yen 13,000 yen 15,000 yen 13,000 yen

Getting to Kyowa

By public transport
Train
Train
30.9km from Akita Station on the Akita Shinkansen line
12.5km from Ugosakai Station on the Ou Honsen Line
30.9km from Akita Station on the Ou Honsen Line
Transport Information
Information
Kyowa is about 12.5km from Ugosakai Station on the Ou Honsen line and about 31km from Akita Station.

>> More information on the Akita Shinkansen train line
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More information on the Ou Honsen train line
bus
Bus
No shuttle bus service information is available.
By Car
Car
18.6km from the Kyowa IC on the Akita Expressway
22.7km from the Akita Minami IC on the Akita Expressway
Nearest national route: Route 13 (11km away)
Nearest prefecture road: Prefecture Road 316
Direction
Direction
Kyowa can be found just off Prefecture Road 316, in Daisen, to the east of Akita city.

The ski hill is just under 19km from the Kyowa IC exit of the Akita Expressway.

>> More information on Akita Expressway
Parking
Parking
There is parking for 1000 vehicles close to the base of the ski hill. Parking is free every day of the season.

More Information

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Address
Address
Kamishonai-71-1
Kyowafunaoka
Daisen-shi
Akita-ken
019-2401
Telephone
Telephone
018-893-2050
RESORT INFORMATION
Information for ski hills around Japan have been updated for the 2017-2018 season
Current resort snow depth
150cm
(0cm)
(change since last update)
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