Yawata Highland 191 Resort (Kita Hiroshima Town, Hiroshima)

Yawata Highland 191 Resort
やわたハイランド191リゾート (広島県 北広島町)
Planned season: Saturday 17th December 2016 until Sunday 12th March 2017
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Yawata Highland 191 Resort is located just by Route 191 in Kita Hiroshima city in the north-western region of Hiroshima Prefecture. Until 2010 it was called Yawata Kogen 191.

Hiroshima Prefecture is in the Chugoku region of western Japan. The capital city, Hiroshima, is on the southern coastline by the Seto Inland Sea. The two main regions of Hiroshima Prefecture where most of the ski hills can be found are the north-western region around Kita Hiroshima town and the north-eastern region of Shobara city.

The Mountain

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Yawata Highland 191 Resort Snow Depth Statistics

Official snow depth numbers from the current season and previous season
December January February March
1st - - 1st 80cm 80cm 1st 170cm 140cm 1st 125cm 135cm
2nd - - 2nd 80cm 80cm 2nd 165cm 140cm 2nd 110cm 135cm
3rd - - 3rd 75cm 80cm 3rd 160cm 140cm 3rd 125cm 135cm
4th - - 4th 75cm 80cm 4th 155cm 140cm 4th 130cm 105cm
5th - - 5th 75cm 80cm 5th 140cm 140cm 5th 110cm 105cm
6th - - 6th 70cm 80cm 6th 130cm 120cm 6th 100cm 90cm
7th - - 7th 70cm 80cm 7th 140cm 135cm 7th 80cm 90cm
8th - - 8th 70cm 80cm 8th 140cm 145cm 8th 95cm 90cm
9th - - 9th 65cm 80cm 9th 150cm 140cm 9th 120cm 90cm
10th - - 10th 65cm 80cm 10th 180cm 130cm 10th 135cm 90cm
11th - - 11th 65cm 80cm 11th 200cm 120cm 11th 120cm 70cm
12th - - 12th 65cm 80cm 12th 220cm 120cm 12th 110cm 60cm
13th - - 13th 70cm 80cm 13th 205cm 105cm 13th - 55cm
14th - - 14th 75cm 80cm 14th 225cm 100cm 14th - -
15th - 60cm 15th 90cm 90cm 15th 220cm 105cm 15th - -
16th - 65cm 16th 90cm 90cm 16th 205cm 130cm 16th - -
17th 90cm 75cm 17th 90cm 90cm 17th 210cm 140cm 17th - -
18th 90cm 85cm 18th 95cm 90cm 18th 170cm 140cm 18th - -
19th 90cm 85cm 19th 90cm 90cm 19th 180cm 140cm 19th - -
20th 85cm 80cm 20th 85cm 120cm 20th 150cm 120cm 20th - -
21st 80cm 80cm 21st 130cm 120cm 21st 160cm 115cm 21st - -
22nd 80cm 80cm 22nd 130cm 140cm 22nd 160cm 110cm 22nd - -
23rd 75cm 80cm 23rd 150cm 140cm 23rd 150cm 110cm 23rd - -
24th 80cm 80cm 24th 190cm 170cm 24th 150cm 110cm 24th - -
25th 75cm 80cm 25th 195cm 190cm 25th 150cm 120cm 25th - -
26th 70cm 80cm 26th 190cm 195cm 26th 150cm 120cm 26th - -
27th 70cm 80cm 27th 190cm 205cm 27th 140cm 125cm 27th - -
28th 85cm 80cm 28th 180cm 195cm 28th 135cm 120cm 28th - -
29th 85cm 80cm 29th 175cm 190cm 29th - 105cm 29th - -
30th 85cm 80cm 30th 145cm 175cm 30th 30th - -
31st 85cm 80cm 31st 170cm 170cm 31st 31st - -

Previous Statistics

Yawata Highland 191 Resort Facilities

Ski School: Available Snowboard School: Available
Ski and snowboard lessons are available at Yawata Highland 191 Resort. 
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
The 'Kids Snow Land' area is by the base and costs 1,000 yen for children and 500 yen for adults. The area features a snow escalator, an air dome, tubing and sledge area.

There is also a special kids course area and a nature area called 'Kids Forest' for playing in the snow. 
Park Information
Park information
There is a 'Snow Park' on the lower part of the resort. 

Yawata Highland 191 Resort Season & Opening Times

Typical season is from Mid December until Mid March
October November December January February March April May June July
Weekends and holidays Normally open from 7:00am until 5:00pm
Weekdays Normally open from 8:00am until 5:00pm
'Nighta' (night skiing)
Weekends and holidays No
Weekdays No
Opening information
Opening information
Yawata Highland 191 Resort is open from 8am until 5pm on weekdays and from 7am until 5pm on holidays (except in December and March when the resort opens at 7:30am on holidays).

There is no nighta at this ski hill.

Yawata Highland 191 Resort Lift Ticket Charges

Adults Child
Junior High School age & under
Older Child
Senior High School age
60 years & over
1 Day 4,200 yen 2,000 yen 2,700 yen 3,200 yen
Afternoon (from 12:30pm) 2,700 yen 1,000 yen 1,600 yen 2,200 yen
1 Lift Coupon 400 yen 400 yen 400 yen 400 yen
Season Ticket 40,000 yen 20,000 yen 30,000 yen
Lift Ticket Information A number of Family tickets are available:

1 adult and 1 child - 5,200 yen
1 adult and 2 children - 6,700 yen
2 adults and 1 child - 8,500 yen
2 adults and 2 children - 10,000 yen

The Season Ticket includes a number of extras including free parking.

Getting to Yawata Highland 191 Resort

By public transport
79.5km from Hiroshima Station on the Sanyo Shinkansen line
42.5km from Masuda Station on the Sanin Honsen line
79.5km from Hiroshima Station on the Sanyo Honsen Line
Transport Information
The closest train station is Masuda Station on the Sanin Honsen line, about 42km to the west of the ski hill.

Hiroshima Station is about 80km away.
No shuttle bus service information is available.
By Car
28.3km from the Togouchi IC on the Chugoku Expressway
Nearest national route: Route 191 (0.4km away)
Nearest prefecture road: Prefecture Road 115
Yawata Highland 191 Resort is just over 28km from Togouchi IC on the Chugoku Expressway.

From the Togouchi IC exit take Route 191. The resort is just off the right hand side of the road.
There is parking for about 1,000 vehicles close to base. Parking charges are 500 yen on weekdays and 1,000 yen on weekends and holidays.

More Information

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Nishiyawatahara 2568
Kita Hiroshima-cho
Season dates and information
At the time of writing (mid May), almost all ski resorts in Japan have closed for the 2016-2017 season.

The information shown on this page is for the 2016-2017 season. Planned season dates and information for the 2017-2018 season will be 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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