Fujisato Choei (Fujisato Town, Akita)

Fujisato Choei
藤里町営 (秋田県 藤里町)
Planned season: Late December 2016 until late February 2017
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Fujisato Choei is a small ski hill located in Fujisato town to the north of Kita Akita city in the northern region of 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

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Skiers
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Fujisato Choei Facilities

School
School
Ski School: Not available Snowboard School: Not available
There is no ski or snowboard school at Fujisato Choei. 
Rental
Equipment Rental
Ski Rental: Available Snowboard Rental: Not available
Ski equipment is available to rent - for free, apparently! 
Children Facilities
Children's facilities
There are no special facilities for children. 
Park Information
Park information
There are no special snow park facilities. 

Fujisato Choei Season & Opening Times

Typical season is from Late December until Late February
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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 No
Weekdays No
Opening information
Opening information
Fujisato Choei is open from 9am until 4pm until the end of January.

From February it is open from 10am until 5pm on weekdays and from 9am until 5pm on holidays.

There is no nighta at this ski hill.

Fujisato Choei Lift Ticket Charges

Adults Child Senior
1 Day 2,000 yen
Morning (9am-2pm) 1,500 yen
Afternoon (11am-4pm) 1,500 yen
Season Ticket 15,800 yen 10,500 yen

Getting to Fujisato Choei

By public transport
Train
Train
14.3km from Futatsui Station on the Ou Honsen Line
Transport Information
Information
Fujisato Choei is about 14km from Futatsui Station on the Ou Honsen line.

>> More information on the Ou Honsen train line
bus
Bus
No shuttle bus service is available.
By Car
Car
17.4km from the Futatsui Shirakami IC on the Akita Expressway
66.7km from the Towada IC on the Tohoku Expressway
Nearest national route: Route 7 (12.9km away)
Nearest prefecture road: Prefecture Road 317
Direction
Direction
Fujisato Choei is just over 17km from the Futatsui Shirakami IC on the Akita Expressway.

From the Futatsui Shirakami IC exit, turn right onto Route 7 and after about 4.5km turn left onto Prefecture Road 317. The ski hill is about 13km along this road.

>> More information on Akita Expressway
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More information on Tohoku Expressway
Parking
Parking
There is parking for 200 vehicles near the base of the ski hill. Parking is free every day of the season.

More Information

Visit official website
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Address
Address
Fujisato-machi
Yamamoto-gun
Akita-ken
018-3201
Telephone
Telephone
0185-79-2970
Season dates and information
At the time of writing (mid May), almost all ski resorts in Japan have closed for the 2016-2017 season.

The information shown on this page is for the 2016-2017 season. Planned season dates and information for the 2017-2018 season will be updated over the coming months. Data for every ski resort should be updated in time for the start of the 2017-2018 winter season.
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Other nearby ski resorts
Approx. distance from Fujisato Choei by road (in winter)
Yakushiyama (16.9km)
Takkomori (47.6km)
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