Miyagi Zao Shiroishi (Shiroishi City, Miyagi)

Miyagi Zao Shiroishi
みやぎ蔵王白石 (宮城県 白石市)
Planned season: Friday 16th December 2016 until Sunday 26th March 2017
Official snow depth Daily updates during snow season

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Miyagi Zao Shiroishi is located to the north-west of central Shiroishi city in the south-western region of Miyagi Prefecture. Mt Zao is to the north west of this ski hill.

Miyagi Prefecture is in the Tohoku region on the north eastern region of the main island of Honshu with a long Pacific coast and bordered with Iwate to the north, Yamagata to the west and Fukushima to the south. The ski hills in Miyagi Prefecture can be found in the mountainous regions stretching from the north to south of the western region of the prefecture.

The Mountain

1146m
300m
846m
38"
7
1600m
4
40%
30%
30%
Skiers
60%
ropeways Ropeways gondolas Gondolas quad lifts Quad lifts triple lifts Triple lifts pair lifts Pair lifts single lifts Single lifts other lifts Other
Boarders
40%
0 0 1 0 3 0 0

Miyagi Zao Shiroishi Snow Depth Statistics

Official snow depth numbers from the current season and previous season
December January February March
16/17
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15/16
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16/17
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15/16
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16/17
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15/16
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16/17
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15/16
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1st - - 1st 10cm 20cm 1st 145cm 110cm 1st 115cm 60cm
2nd - - 2nd 10cm 20cm 2nd 160cm 110cm 2nd 110cm 60cm
3rd - - 3rd 15cm 15cm 3rd 160cm 110cm 3rd 100cm 65cm
4th - - 4th 15cm 10cm 4th 170cm 110cm 4th 100cm 65cm
5th - - 5th 35cm - 5th 165cm 115cm 5th 100cm 60cm
6th - - 6th 35cm - 6th 150cm 115cm 6th 95cm 50cm
7th - - 7th 35cm - 7th 155cm 110cm 7th 95cm 35cm
8th - - 8th 35cm 15cm 8th 160cm 110cm 8th 100cm 30cm
9th - - 9th 45cm 15cm 9th 160cm 105cm 9th 100cm 25cm
10th - - 10th 40cm 20cm 10th 165cm 105cm 10th 105cm 25cm
11th - - 11th 50cm 25cm 11th 165cm 105cm 11th 105cm -
12th - - 12th 80cm 25cm 12th 165cm 105cm 12th 100cm -
13th - - 13th 100cm 25cm 13th 165cm 95cm 13th 100cm -
14th - - 14th 100cm 30cm 14th 165cm 85cm 14th 95cm -
15th - - 15th 105cm 30cm 15th 165cm 60cm 15th 115cm -
16th 15cm - 16th 120cm 35cm 16th 165cm 60cm 16th 115cm -
17th 35cm - 17th 120cm 35cm 17th 150cm 70cm 17th 120cm -
18th 35cm - 18th 120cm 45cm 18th 135cm 80cm 18th 120cm -
19th 20cm 5cm 19th 120cm 80cm 19th 135cm 75cm 19th 115cm -
20th 15cm 5cm 20th 120cm 90cm 20th 135cm 70cm 20th 115cm -
21st 0cm - 21st 140cm 95cm 21st 135cm 50cm 21st 105cm -
22nd 10cm - 22nd 140cm 95cm 22nd 135cm 50cm 22nd 100cm -
23rd - - 23rd 150cm 95cm 23rd 130cm 40cm 23rd 100cm -
24th - - 24th 150cm 100cm 24th 125cm 40cm 24th 95cm -
25th - - 25th 160cm 110cm 25th 125cm 45cm 25th 95cm -
26th - - 26th 160cm 105cm 26th 125cm 50cm 26th 95cm -
27th - 25cm 27th 160cm 105cm 27th 120cm 50cm 27th 95cm -
28th 10cm 25cm 28th 155cm 105cm 28th 115cm 50cm 28th - -
29th 10cm 30cm 29th 155cm 105cm 29th - 50cm 29th - -
30th 10cm 30cm 30th 145cm 110cm 30th 30th - -
31st 10cm 20cm 31st 145cm 110cm 31st 31st - -

Previous Statistics

Miyagi Zao Shiroishi Facilities

School
School
Ski School: Available Snowboard School: Available
There is no ski or snowboard school at Miyagi Zao Shiroishi. 
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
The 'Kids Park' is located by the side of the Family Course and is free to enter. 
Park Information
Park information
There is no official Snow Park area but some items on the hill. 

Miyagi Zao Shiroishi 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 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
Miyagi Zao Shiroishi is open from 8:30am until 4:30pm.

There is no nighta at this ski hill.

Miyagi Zao Shiroishi Lift Ticket Charges

Adults Child
Junior High School age & under
Older Child
Senior High School age
Senior
60 years & over
1 Day (8:30am-4:30pm) 3,300 yen 1,000 yen 2,800 yen 2,800 yen
Short 1 Day (10am-4:30pm) 3,000 yen 1,000 yen 2,600 yen 2,600 yen
Morning (8:30am-1pm) 2,800 yen 1,000 yen 2,400 yen 2,400 yen
Half Day (10am-2:30pm) 2,800 yen 1,000 yen 2,400 yen 2,400 yen
Half Day (11am-3:30pm) 2,800 yen 1,000 yen 2,400 yen 2,400 yen
Afternoon (12pm-4:30pm) 2,800 yen 1,000 yen 2,400 yen 2,400 yen
1 Lift Coupon 350 yen 250 yen 350 yen 350 yen
10 Lift Coupons 2,800 yen 1,600 yen 2,400 yen 2,400 yen
Season Ticket 33,000 yen 17,000 yen 28,000 yen 28,000 yen

Getting to Miyagi Zao Shiroishi

By public transport
Train
Train
19.1km from Shiroishi Zao Station on the Tohoku Shinkansen line
17.2km from Shiroishi Station on the Tohoku Honsen Line
Transport Information
Information
Miyagi Zao Shiroishi is about 17km from Shiroishi Station and about 19km from Shiroishi Zao Station on the Tohoku Shinkansen line.

>> More information on the Tohoku Shinkansen train line
bus
Bus
No shuttle bus service information is available.
By Car
Car
18.9km from the Shiroishi IC on the Tohoku Expressway
25.2km from the Miyagi Kawasaki IC on the Yamagata Expressway
27.3km from the Murata IC on the Tohoku Expressway
Nearest national route: Route 457 (7.1km away)
Nearest prefecture road: Prefecture Road 51
Direction
Direction
Miyagi Zao Shiroishi is about 19km from the Shiroishi IC exit on the Tohoku Expressway.

From the Shiroishi IC exit, turn right onto Route 4 and then after about 2km turn right onto Route 457. After about 10km turn left onto Prefecture Road 51 and follow the signs to the ski hill.

>> More information on Yamagata Expressway
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More information on Tohoku Expressway
Parking
Parking
There is parking for about 1200 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
Fubozan Fukuokayatsumiya
Shiroishi-shi
Miyagi-ken
989-0733
Telephone
Telephone
0224-24-8111
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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