Kuzuryu (Ono City, Fukui)

Kuzuryu
九頭竜 (福井県 大野市)
Planned season: Late December 2016 until mid March 2017
Official snow depth --- [updated on 29th March 2017]

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Kuzuryu is a small ski hill located in Ono city in Fukui Prefecture, close to Lake Kuzuryu and the border with Gifu Prefecture. Kuzuryu can either be accessed from the west (around Fukui) or from the east (Gujo city in Gifu Prefecture).

Fukui Prefecture is in the Chubu region of central Japan, facing the Sea of Japan. It borders Ishikawa to the north, Gifu to the east and Kyoto and Shiga to the south. Most of the ski hills in Fukui Prefecture are found in the north eastern region to the east of the capital, Fukui city.

The Mountain

728m
320m
408m
35"
6
800m
3
20%
50%
30%
Skiers
30%
ropeways Ropeways gondolas Gondolas quad lifts Quad lifts triple lifts Triple lifts pair lifts Pair lifts single lifts Single lifts other lifts Other
Boarders
70%
0 0 0 0 3 0 0

Kuzuryu Snow Depth Statistics

Official snow depth numbers from the current season and previous season
December January February March
16/17
season
15/16
season
16/17
season
15/16
season
16/17
season
15/16
season
16/17
season
15/16
season
1st - - 1st - - 1st 150cm 60cm 1st 130cm 50cm
2nd - - 2nd - - 2nd 160cm 60cm 2nd 130cm 50cm
3rd - - 3rd - - 3rd 150cm 50cm 3rd 120cm 50cm
4th - - 4th - - 4th 150cm 50cm 4th 110cm 45cm
5th - - 5th - - 5th 150cm 50cm 5th 100cm 40cm
6th - - 6th - - 6th 160cm 50cm 6th 100cm 40cm
7th - - 7th - - 7th 170cm 50cm 7th 90cm -
8th - - 8th - - 8th 170cm 50cm 8th 110cm -
9th - - 9th - - 9th 170cm 50cm 9th 130cm -
10th - - 10th - - 10th 180cm 70cm 10th 140cm -
11th - - 11th - - 11th 190cm 70cm 11th 140cm -
12th - - 12th 30cm - 12th 190cm 70cm 12th 130cm -
13th - - 13th 60cm - 13th 190cm 60cm 13th 120cm -
14th - - 14th 60cm 5cm 14th 190cm 50cm 14th 110cm -
15th - - 15th 100cm - 15th 180cm 50cm 15th 120cm -
16th - - 16th 130cm - 16th 180cm 55cm 16th 110cm -
17th - - 17th 150cm - 17th 175cm 55cm 17th 100cm -
18th - - 18th 150cm - 18th 170cm 55cm 18th 90cm -
19th - - 19th 150cm - 19th 170cm 55cm 19th 90cm -
20th - - 20th 150cm - 20th 170cm 50cm 20th 80cm -
21st - - 21st 160cm 50cm 21st 180cm 50cm 21st 70cm -
22nd - - 22nd 160cm 50cm 22nd 180cm 40cm 22nd 70cm -
23rd - - 23rd 170cm 50cm 23rd 170cm 40cm 23rd 70cm -
24th - - 24th 170cm 70cm 24th 150cm 40cm 24th 70cm -
25th - - 25th 170cm 100cm 25th 150cm 40cm 25th 60cm -
26th - - 26th 170cm 100cm 26th 150cm 40cm 26th 60cm -
27th - - 27th 170cm 100cm 27th 140cm 50cm 27th - -
28th - - 28th 170cm 80cm 28th 140cm 50cm 28th - -
29th - - 29th 170cm 70cm 29th - 40cm 29th - -
30th - - 30th 170cm 60cm 30th 30th - -
31st - - 31st 160cm 60cm 31st 31st - -

Previous Statistics

Kuzuryu Facilities

School
School
Ski School: Available Snowboard School: Not available
Ski lessons are available at Kuzuryu. 
Rental
Equipment Rental
Ski Rental: Available Snowboard Rental: Available
Ski and snowboard equipment rental is available.
Ski and snowboard wear rental is also available. 
Children Facilities
Children's facilities
There are no special facilities for children. 
Park Information
Park information
There are no special snow park facilities. 

Kuzuryu Season & Opening Times

Typical season is from Late December until Mid March
October November December January February March April May June July
                                                           
Daytime
Daytime
Weekends and holidays Normally open from 8:30am until 4:30pm
Weekdays Normally open from 8:30am until 4:30pm
Nighta
'Nighta' (night skiing)
Weekends and holidays No
Weekdays No
Opening information
Opening information
Kuzuryu is open from 8:30am until 4:30pm.
There is no nighta at this ski hill.

Kuzuryu Lift Ticket Charges

Adults Child
4 years to Elementary School age
Senior
50 years & over
1 Day (weekend & holidays) 3,800 yen 2,600 yen 2,600 yen
1 Day (weekdays) 2,500 yen 2,000 yen 2,000 yen
AM / PM (weekend & holidays) 2,300 yen
AM / PM (weekdays) 2,300 yen
1 Lift Coupon 260 yen
11 Lift Coupons 2,600 yen

Getting to Kuzuryu

By public transport
Train
Train
1km from Kuzuryuko Station on the Etsumi Hokusen line
57.1km from Fukui Station on the Hokuriku Honsen Line
Transport Information
Information
Kuzuryu is about 1km from Kuzuryuko Station on the Etsumi Hokusen line. This line is often known as the Kuzuryu-sen.
bus
Bus
No shuttle bus.

The ski hill is about 10 minutes walk from Kuzuryuko Station.
By Car
Car
28.9km from the Shirotori IC on the Tokai Hokuriku Expressway
52.2km from the Fukui IC on the Hokuriku Expressway
53.9km from the Fukui Kita IC on the Hokuriku Expressway
Nearest national route: Route 158 (0.5km away)
Direction
Direction
Kuzuryu is located about 0.5km off Route 158.

Shirotori IC of the Tokai Hokuriku Expressway is about 29km to the east.

From the west, Fukui IC is about 52km away.

Approach the resort from either the west or east on Route 158.

>> More information on Hokuriku Expressway
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More information on Tokai Hokuriku Expressway
Parking
Parking
There is parking for 700 vehicles at the base of Kuzuryu. Parking is free every day of the season.

More Information

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Address
Address
Kakuno 14-3
Ono-shi
Fukui-ken
912-0217
Telephone
Telephone
0779-78-2651
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