Soma Romantopia (Hirosaki Town, Aomori)

Soma Romantopia
そうまロマントピア (青森県 弘前市)
Planned season: Friday 23rd December 2016 until Sunday 12th March 2017
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Soma Romantopia is a small ski hill located to the west of central Hirosaki city in Aomori Prefecture.

Aomori Prefecture is the northernmost prefecture on the main island of Honshu and borders Akita Prefecture and Iwate Prefecture to the south. Hokkaido is to the north across the Tsugaru Strait. There are a number of ski hills located across Aomori Prefecture, mostly small in scale. The capital, Aomori city, is located in the central area by the shores of Mutsu Bay and to the north of the Hakkoda mountains.

The Mountain

180m
100m
80m
30"
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350m
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50%
Skiers
80%
ropeways Ropeways gondolas Gondolas quad lifts Quad lifts triple lifts Triple lifts pair lifts Pair lifts single lifts Single lifts other lifts Other
Boarders
20%
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Soma Romantopia Facilities

School
School
Ski School: Not available Snowboard School: Not available
Ski and snowboard lessons are available at Soma Romantopia. 
Rental
Equipment Rental
Ski Rental: Available Snowboard Rental: Available
Ski and snowboard 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. 

Soma Romantopia 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 9:00pm
Weekdays Normally open from 10:00am until 5:00pm
Nighta
'Nighta' (night skiing)
Weekends and holidays Sometimes
Weekdays Sometimes
Opening information
Opening information
Soma Romantopia is generally open from 10am until 5pm in the daytime.

Nighta operations are from 5pm until 9pm on four days of the week - Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday.

From 23rd December until 13th January and after that on weekends and holidays, the ski hill opens from 9am.

Soma Romantopia Lift Ticket Charges

Adults Child
Elementary School age & under
Senior
1 Day 2,600 yen 1,500 yen 1,500 yen
4 Hours 1,700 yen 1,000 yen 1,000 yen
1 Lift Coupon 250 yen 180 yen 180 yen
11 Lift Coupons 2,500 yen 1,800 yen 1,800 yen
Nighta 1,500 yen 800 yen 800 yen
PM & Nighta 2,600 yen 1,500 yen 1,500 yen
Season Ticket 25,000 yen 12,500 yen 12,500 yen
Lift Ticket Information All tickets shown above are valid at both Soma Romantopia and Iwakisan Hyakuzawa.

Getting to Soma Romantopia

By public transport
Train
Train
9.9km from Hirosaki Station on the Ou Honsen Line
Transport Information
Information
Soma Romantopia is about 10km from Hirosaki Station on the Ou Honsen line.

>> More information on the Ou Honsen train line
bus
Bus
A free shuttle bus is available from central Soma.
By Car
Car
18.7km from the Owani Hirosaki IC on the Tohoku Expressway
23.3km from the Kuroishi IC on the Tohoku Expressway
Nearest national route: Route 7 (11.8km away)
Nearest prefecture road: Prefecture Road 129
Direction
Direction
Soma Romantopia is about 19km from the Owani Hirosaki IC exit of the Tohoku Expressway.

From the Owani Hirosaki IC exit, head north on Route 7 and after 44444m turn left onto Prefecture Road 127. Follow this road and then Road 129 to the base area.

>> More information on Tohoku Expressway
Parking
Parking
Parking for 250 vehicles is available by the base. Parking is free every day of the season.

More Information

Visit official website
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Address
Address
Sakurai 113-2
Mizukizaike
Hirosaki-shi
Aomori-ken
036-1505
Telephone
Telephone
0172-84-2288
Season dates and information
At the time of writing (3rd April 2017), many ski resorts in Japan have closed for the 2016-2017 season - though some remain open. Season dates shown on these pages are the original planned dates and subject to change.

The information shown on this page is for the 2016-2017 season. Information will be reviewed and 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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