Gorinsaka (Ugo Town, Akita)

Gorinsaka
五輪坂 (秋田県 羽後町)
Planned season: Late December 2016 until late February 2017
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Gorinsaka is a very small ski hill located in Ugo town, Akita Prefecture. A 130m long rope tow is the only lift at this ski hill.

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

140m
30m
110m
16"
1
200m
1
0%
0%
100%
Skiers
70%
ropeways Ropeways gondolas Gondolas quad lifts Quad lifts triple lifts Triple lifts pair lifts Pair lifts single lifts Single lifts other lifts Other
Boarders
30%
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Gorinsaka Facilities

School
School
Ski School: Not available Snowboard School: Not available
There is no ski or snowboard school at Gorinsaka. 
Rental
Equipment Rental
Ski Rental: Not available Snowboard Rental: Not available
There is no ski and snowboard equipment available. 
Children Facilities
Children's facilities
There are no special facilities for children. 
Park Information
Park information
There are no special snow park facilities. 

Gorinsaka 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 Sometimes
Weekdays Sometimes
Opening information
Opening information
Gorinsaka is open from 9am until 4pm in the daytime.

Nighta is from 6pm until 9pm on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays.

This ski hill is closed on Mondays.

Gorinsaka Lift Ticket Charges

Adults Child Senior
1 Day 200 yen 200 yen 200 yen
Nighta 200 yen 200 yen 200 yen
Lift Ticket Information Nighta on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays from 4pm until 9pm.

Gorinsaka is closed on Mondays.

Getting to Gorinsaka

By public transport
Train
Train
13.7km from Yuzawa Station on the Ou Honsen Line
Transport Information
Information
Gorinsaka is located about 2km from Route 398 in Ugo Town, Akita Prefecture.

>> More information on the Ou Honsen train line
bus
Bus
No shuttle bus service is available.
By Car
Car
11.8km from the Yuzawa IC (Akita) on the Yuzawa Yokote Road
Nearest national route: Route 398 (3.1km away)
Nearest prefecture road: Prefecture Road 57
Direction
Direction
The Yuzawa IC exit on the Yuzawa Yokote Road is about 12km to the east.
Parking
Parking
Limited parking is available.

More Information

Visit official website
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Address
Address
Gorinzaka
Ugo-machi
Ogachi-gun
Akita-ken
Telephone
Telephone
0183-62-2111
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Approx. distance from Gorinsaka by road (in winter)
Yuzawa (15.7km)
Inagawa (19.1km)
Oomori (23.1km)
Yokote Koen (28.1km)
Tengamori (28.2km)
Omagari Family (32.7km)
Jeunesse Kurikoma (38.3km)
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