Wakasugi Kogen Oya (Yabu City, Hyogo)

Wakasugi Kogen Oya
若杉高原おおや (兵庫県 養父市)
Planned season: Friday 23rd December 2016 until mid March 2017
Official snow depth 70cm (0cm) [updated on 22nd March 2017]

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Wakasugi Kogen Oya is a small ski hill located to the south west of central Yabu city in Hyogo Prefecture.

Hyogo Prefecture is located in the Kansai region of western Japan. It stretches the width of the country and has a coastline both on the Sea of Japan to the north and on the Seto Inland Sea to the south. Most of the ski and snowboard resorts in Hyogo Prefecture are located in the northern region of the Prefecture.

The Mountain

850m
200m
650m
30"
5
2000m
3
30%
30%
40%
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%
0 0 0 0 1 2 0

Wakasugi Kogen Oya 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 30cm 10cm 1st 130cm 45cm 1st 120cm 50cm
2nd - - 2nd 25cm 10cm 2nd 140cm 45cm 2nd 110cm 60cm
3rd - - 3rd 20cm 10cm 3rd 140cm 50cm 3rd 110cm 60cm
4th - - 4th 20cm 5cm 4th 130cm 55cm 4th 100cm 40cm
5th - - 5th 20cm 5cm 5th 110cm 55cm 5th 95cm 35cm
6th - - 6th 15cm 3cm 6th 100cm 55cm 6th 90cm 25cm
7th - - 7th 15cm 3cm 7th 130cm 65cm 7th 90cm -
8th - - 8th 15cm 0cm 8th 130cm 65cm 8th 90cm -
9th - - 9th 15cm 0cm 9th 130cm 65cm 9th 90cm -
10th - - 10th 10cm 0cm 10th 140cm 75cm 10th 90cm -
11th - - 11th 15cm 0cm 11th 160cm 75cm 11th 90cm -
12th - - 12th 20cm - 12th 180cm 75cm 12th 85cm -
13th - - 13th 25cm 0cm 13th 180cm 65cm 13th 80cm -
14th - - 14th 50cm 10cm 14th 180cm 40cm 14th 75cm -
15th - - 15th 90cm 30cm 15th 190cm 30cm 15th 80cm -
16th - - 16th 100cm 30cm 16th 190cm 40cm 16th 85cm -
17th - - 17th 105cm 30cm 17th 180cm 40cm 17th 85cm -
18th - - 18th 105cm 45cm 18th 170cm 50cm 18th 80cm -
19th - - 19th 105cm 45cm 19th 170cm 50cm 19th 75cm -
20th - - 20th 105cm 60cm 20th 160cm 40cm 20th 70cm -
21st - - 21st 120cm 65cm 21st 150cm 40cm 21st 70cm -
22nd - - 22nd 120cm 65cm 22nd 150cm 40cm 22nd 70cm -
23rd - - 23rd 130cm 65cm 23rd 140cm 40cm 23rd - -
24th - - 24th 150cm 65cm 24th 130cm 40cm 24th - -
25th - - 25th 170cm 70cm 25th 130cm 40cm 25th - -
26th - 0cm 26th 170cm 70cm 26th 120cm 50cm 26th - -
27th - - 27th 160cm 60cm 27th 120cm 50cm 27th - -
28th 20cm - 28th 160cm 60cm 28th 120cm 40cm 28th - -
29th 20cm 10cm 29th 150cm 60cm 29th - 40cm 29th - -
30th 25cm 10cm 30th 140cm 60cm 30th 30th - -
31st 30cm 10cm 31st 130cm 45cm 31st 31st - -

Previous Statistics

Wakasugi Kogen Oya Facilities

School
School
Ski School: Available Snowboard School: Available
Ski and snowboard lessons are available at Wakasugi Kogen Osa 
Rental
Equipment Rental
Ski Rental: Available Snowboard Rental: Available
Ski and snowboard equipment rental is available. 
Children Facilities
Children's facilities
There are two 'Raku-chan belt' moving walkways in the children's area - ticket for use is 1,000 yen. There is also a childrens 'Snow Land' and sledging area. 
Park Information
Park information
There are no special snow park facilities. 

Wakasugi Kogen Oya 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 8:00am until 5:00pm
Weekdays Normally open from 8:00am until 5:00pm
Nighta
'Nighta' (night skiing)
Weekends and holidays No
Weekdays No
Opening information
Opening information
Wakasugi Kogen Oya is officially open from 8am until 5pm (though the lifts actually operate from 8:15am until 4:50pm).

The Number 1 lift operates only on Saturdays, Sundays and national holidays.

There is no nighta at this ski hill.

Wakasugi Kogen Oya Lift Ticket Charges

Adults Child
Elementary School age & under
Senior
55 years & over
1 Day 3,900 yen 1,000 yen 3,400 yen
4 Hours 3,100 yen
3 Hours 2,900 yen
Sunset (3pm-closing) 2,400 yen
11 Lift Coupon 2,900 yen
Season Ticket 35,000 yen 10,000 yen
Lift Ticket Information The hourly tickets are valid from the time of purchase.

Ladies Day is every Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday (excluding 29th, 30th, 31st December 2016 and 11th February 2017). On those days a 1 day ticket for ladies is 1,000 yen.

Getting to Wakasugi Kogen Oya

By public transport
Train
Train
25.5km from Wakasa Station on the Wakasa line
53.7km from Tottori Station on the Sanin Honsen line
Transport Information
Information
Wakasugi Kogen Oya is about 25.5km from Wakasa Station on the Wakasa line.
bus
Bus
No shuttle bus service information is available.
By Car
Car
25.7km from the Yokahyonosen IC on the Bantan Renraku Road
45.1km from the Yamasaki IC on the Chuo Expressway
46.9km from the Kawahara IC on the Tottori Expressway
Nearest national route: Route 29 (4.8km away)
Nearest prefecture road: Prefecture Road 48
Direction
Direction
Wakasugi Kogen Oya is about 26km from the Yokahyonosen IC exit of the Bantan Renraku Road.

Approach the ski hill using Route 29 and then Prefecture Road 48.
Parking
Parking
There is parking for about 500 vehicles close to the base area. Parking is free on weekdays and 1,000 yen on weekends and holidays.

A 'parking season ticket' is available and costs 10,000 yen.

More Information

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Address
Address
Wakasu 99-2
Oya-cho
Yabu-shi
Hyogo-ken
667-0323
Telephone
Telephone
079-669-1576
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Current resort snow depth
70cm
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