Choei Yuda (Nishiwaga Town, Iwate)

Choei Yuda
町営湯田 (岩手県 西和賀町)
Planned season: Late December 2016 until mid March 2017
Official snow depth --- [updated on 29th April 2017]

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Choei Yuda is a small ski hill located in Nishiwaga town, to the east of Yokote city and to the west of Kitakami city, in Iwate Prefecture.

Iwate Prefecture is located in the Tohoku region of the main island of Honshu. Morioka is the capital city. Most of the ski and snowboard hills in Iwate Prefecture are located in the western mountainous regions, near to the border with Akita Prefecture. Aomori Prefecture is to the north and Miyagi Prefecture is to the south of Iwate.

Regional information Learn more about the Iwate region

The Mountain

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Skiers
70%
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Boarders
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Choei Yuda Snow Depth Statistics

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Choei Yuda Facilities

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

Choei Yuda Season & Opening Times

Typical season is from Mid December until Late March
October November December January February March April May June July
                                                           
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 No
Weekdays Sometimes
Opening information
Opening information
Choei Yuda is open from 9am until 4pm and closed on Mondays.

On Tuesdays and Thursdays, nighta is from 6pm until 8:30pm.

Choei Yuda Lift Ticket Charges

Adults Child
Elementary School age & under
Senior
1 Day 2,000 yen 1,500 yen
Season Ticket 20,000 yen 10,000 yen

Getting to Choei Yuda

By public transport
Train
Train
36.7km from Kitakami Station on the Tohoku Shinkansen line
3.4km from Hotto Yuda Station on the Kitakami line
36.7km from Kitakami Station on the Tohoku Honsen Line
Transport Information
Information
Choei Yuda is about 3.5km from Hotto Yuda Station on the Kitakami line.

Kitakami Station on the Tohoku lines is about 37km to the east.

>> More information on the Tohoku Shinkansen train line
bus
Bus
No shuttle bus service is available.
By Car
Car
6.1km from the Yuda IC on the Akita Expressway
24.2km from the Kitakami Nishi IC on the Akita Expressway
Nearest national route: Route 107 (2.3km away)
Nearest prefecture road: Prefecture Road 1
Direction
Direction
Choei Yuda is about 6km from the Yuda IC exit on the Akita Expressway.

From the Yuda IC exit, turn left onto Route 107. Go through the central area of Yuda and after just under 4km turn left at the traffic lights onto Prefecture Road 1 to head up to the ski hill.

>> More information on Tohoku Expressway

Parking
Parking
There is parking for 30 vehicles at the base of the ski hill. Parking is free every day of the season.

More Information

Visit official website
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Address
Address
35 Chiwari 210-1
Yunosawa
Nishiwaga-machi
Waga-gun
Iwate-ken, 029-5506
Telephone
Telephone
0197-82-2410
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.
Current resort snow depth
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