Inagawa (Yuzawa City, Akita)

Inagawa
稲川 (秋田県 湯沢市)
Planned season: Friday 23rd December 2016 until mid March 2017
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Inagawa is a small ski hill located to the east of Yuzawa city in the southern region of Akita Prefecture. There is one pair lift and one rope tow type lift.

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

250m
110m
140m
26"
3
600m
2
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30%
70%
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 1 0 1

Inagawa Facilities

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

Inagawa Season & Opening Times

Typical season is from Late December until Mid March
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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
Inagawa is open from 9am until 4pm in the daytime.

From March it is open on weekends only.

Nighta is from 5:30pm until 9pm on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays (early January to mid March).

Inagawa Lift Ticket Charges

Adults Child
School age (up to 18)
Senior
1 Day 2,050 yen 1,020 yen
4 Hours 1,330 yen 720 yen
1 Lift Coupon 200 yen 100 yen
Nighta (5:30pm-9pm) 1,540 yen 820 yen
PM & Nighta (from 12pm) 2,050 yen 1,020 yen
Season Ticket (all) 20,750 yen 10,280 yen
Season Ticket (nighta) 13,370 yen 7,200 yen
Rope-tow 1 day 610 yen 300 yen
Rope-tow 4 hours 410 yen 200 yen
Lift Ticket Information The Season Ticket is valid at Inagawa, Yuzawa and Oyasu Onsen ski hills.

Getting to Inagawa

By public transport
Train
Train
7km from Yuzawa Station on the Ou Honsen Line
10.8km from Jumonji Station on the Ou Honsen Line
Transport Information
Information
Inagawa is 7km from Yuzawa Station on the Ou Honsen line.

>> More information on the Ou Honsen train line
bus
Bus
No shuttle bus service information is available.
By Car
Car
7.2km from the Yuzawa IC (Akita) on the Yuzawa Yokote Road
12.5km from the Jumonji IC on the Yuzawa Yokote Road
19km from the Yokote IC on the Akita Expressway
Nearest national route: Route 398 (1.1km away)
Direction
Direction
Inagawa is just over 7km from the Yuzawa IC exit on the Yuzawa Yokote Road.

From the Yuzawa IC, exit turn left onto Route 398. Continue on this road for about 6km and then turn left to head up to the car park.
Parking
Parking
There is parking for 200 vehicles at the base of Inagawa.

More Information

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Address
Address
Komagata-cho
Yuzawa-shi
Akita-ken
012-0104
Telephone
Telephone
0183-42-4185
IMPORTANT! PLEASE READ
We are still in the process of checking and updating ski resort information for the upcoming 2017-2018 ski season. Many ski hills do not update their own official information until November and hopefully most of our updates will be done by the end of this month. If planned opening dates have not yet been updated for a particular ski hill, note that most usually open around the same time each season. Message updated on 14th November 2017.
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