Habayama is a small ski hill in Nikaho city in the south western region of Akita Prefecture. This ski hill is mostly only open on weekends.
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.
There is no ski or snowboard school at Habayama.
There are no rental facilities available.
There are no special facilities for children.
There are no special snow park facilities.
Habayama Season & Opening Times
Typical season is from Late December until Early March
Weekends and holidays
Normally open from 9:00am until 5:00pm
Not open on weekdays
'Nighta' (night skiing)
Weekends and holidays
Habayama is open from 9am until 'sunset', and so closing times vary. There is no nighta at this ski hill. It is open only on weekends.
Habayama Lift Ticket Charges
Getting to Habayama
By public transport
15.9km from Kisakata Station on the Uetsu Honsen Line
22.2km from Nikaho Station on the Uetsu Honsen Line
Nikaho Station on the Uetsu Honsen line is approximately 22km to the north west of the ski hill.
No shuttle bus service information is available.
14km from the Kisakata IC on the Nihonkai Tohoku Expressway
23.1km from the Honjo IC on the Nihonkai Engan Tohoku Expressway
64.6km from the Yuzawa IC (Akita) on the Yuzawa Yokote Road
Nearest national route: Route 7 (15.1km away)
Nearest prefecture road: Prefecture Road 312
Habayama is less than 1km off the Prefecture Road 312 in the Sakanoshita region of Nikaho City in Akita Prefecture.
It is about 14km from the Kisakata IC exit on the Nihonkai Tohoku Expressway.
There is limited parking for 50 vehicles available close to base.
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