Miyagi Zao Eboshi (Zao Town, Miyagi)

Miyagi Zao Eboshi
みやぎ蔵王えぼし (宮城県 蔵王町)
Planned season: Friday 1st December 2017 until early April 2018
Official snow depth 190cm (0cm) [updated on 19th February 2018]

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Miyagi Zao Eboshi is located just to the north-east of the peaks of Ushiroeboshidake and Zeneboshidake in Zao town in the south-western region of Miyagi Prefecture. The Togatta Onsen hot spring area is nearby.

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

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Miyagi Zao Eboshi Snow Depth Statistics

Official snow depth numbers from the current season and previous season
December January February March
1st - - 1st 90cm 50cm 1st 170cm 140cm 1st - 110cm
2nd - - 2nd 90cm 50cm 2nd 170cm 150cm 2nd - 110cm
3rd 20cm - 3rd 90cm 50cm 3rd 170cm 150cm 3rd - 110cm
4th 30cm - 4th 110cm 50cm 4th 170cm 150cm 4th - 110cm
5th 30cm - 5th 110cm 55cm 5th 170cm 150cm 5th - 110cm
6th 30cm - 6th 110cm 55cm 6th 170cm 140cm 6th - 110cm
7th 40cm - 7th 110cm 55cm 7th 170cm 130cm 7th - 110cm
8th 40cm - 8th 110cm 55cm 8th 170cm 130cm 8th - 110cm
9th 40cm - 9th 110cm 65cm 9th 170cm 130cm 9th - 110cm
10th 40cm - 10th 110cm 80cm 10th 170cm 140cm 10th - 110cm
11th 40cm - 11th 130cm 80cm 11th 170cm 140cm 11th - 110cm
12th 50cm - 12th 130cm 85cm 12th 170cm 140cm 12th - 110cm
13th 60cm - 13th 130cm 100cm 13th 180cm 140cm 13th - 110cm
14th 60cm - 14th 130cm 100cm 14th 180cm 130cm 14th - 110cm
15th 60cm 40cm 15th 130cm 110cm 15th 180cm 130cm 15th - 150cm
16th 60cm 50cm 16th 130cm 120cm 16th 180cm 130cm 16th - 150cm
17th 60cm 55cm 17th 130cm 120cm 17th 180cm 130cm 17th - 170cm
18th 65cm 60cm 18th 130cm 120cm 18th 190cm 130cm 18th - 170cm
19th 65cm 60cm 19th 130cm 120cm 19th 190cm 120cm 19th - 170cm
20th 70cm 50cm 20th 130cm 120cm 20th - 120cm 20th - 170cm
21st 70cm 50cm 21st 120cm 120cm 21st - 120cm 21st - 160cm
22nd 70cm 50cm 22nd 120cm 130cm 22nd - 120cm 22nd - 160cm
23rd 70cm 50cm 23rd 140cm 140cm 23rd - 120cm 23rd - 160cm
24th 70cm 45cm 24th 150cm 140cm 24th - 110cm 24th - 150cm
25th 65cm 45cm 25th 160cm 140cm 25th - 110cm 25th - 150cm
26th 65cm 45cm 26th 160cm 140cm 26th - 110cm 26th - 150cm
27th 75cm 45cm 27th 160cm 140cm 27th - 110cm 27th - 130cm
28th 80cm 45cm 28th 170cm 140cm 28th - 110cm 28th - 130cm
29th 90cm 50cm 29th 170cm 140cm 29th - - 29th - 130cm
30th 90cm 50cm 30th 170cm 140cm 30th 30th - 130cm
31st 90cm 50cm 31st 170cm 140cm 31st 31st - 130cm

Previous Statistics

Miyagi Zao Eboshi Facilities

Ski School: Available Snowboard School: Available
Ski and snowboard lessons are available at Miyagi Zao Eboshi. 
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 base of the resort and costs 800 yen to enter (adults 300 yen). 
Park Information
Park information
The 'Ishiko Park' is located by the Ishiko course and bottom of the Ishiko Number 2 lift. 

Miyagi Zao Eboshi Season & Opening Times

Typical season is from Early December until Early April
October November December January February March April May June July
Weekends and holidays Normally open from 8:30am until 11:00pm
Weekdays Normally open from 9:00am until 10:00pm
'Nighta' (night skiing)
Weekends and holidays Yes
Weekdays Yes
Opening information
Opening information
Miyagi Zao Eboshi is open from 9:00am until 10:00pm on weekdays and from 8:30am until 10:00pm on weekends and holidays.

Nighta is from 5:30pm.

Miyagi Zao Eboshi Lift Ticket Charges

Adults Child
Elementary School age
Older Child
High School age
60 years & over
8 Hours 4,500 yen 2,800 yen 3,800 yen 3,800 yen
6 Hours 4,200 yen 2,500 yen 3,400 yen 3,400 yen
4 Hours 3,700 yen 2,100 yen 2,900 yen 2,900 yen
1 Lift Coupon 400 yen 300 yen 400 yen 400 yen
11 Lift Coupons 4,000 yen 3,000 yen 4,000 yen 4,000 yen
Gondola one-way 1,100 yen 600 yen 900 yen 900 yen
Gondola return 1,900 yen 1,000 yen 1,400 yen 1,400 yen
Nighta 2,400 yen 1,700 yen 2,400 yen 2,400 yen
Season Ticket 60,000 yen 23,000 yen 45,000 yen 45,000 yen
Lift Ticket Information The 8 Hour ticket is valid for eight hours from the time of purchase.
The 6 Hour ticket is valid for six hours from the time of purchase.
The 4 Hour ticket is valid for four hours from the time of purchase.

A number of Family tickets are available including a 6 hour ticket and 900 yen worth lunch voucher.

1 adult and 1 child - 7,200 yen
1 adult and 2 children - 9,300 yen
2 adults and 1 child - 11,400 yen
2 adults and 2 children - 13,500 yen

Getting to Miyagi Zao Eboshi

By public transport
25.5km from Shiroishi Zao Station on the Tohoku Shinkansen line
24.5km from Shiroishi Station on the Tohoku Honsen Line
Transport Information
Miyagi Zao Eboshi is about 25km from both the Shiroishi Station and Shiroishi Zao Station.

>> More information on the Tohoku Shinkansen train line
A free shuttle bus is available from nearby Togatta Onsen.
By Car
19.5km from the Miyagi Kawasaki IC on the Yamagata Expressway
21.5km from the Shiroishi IC on the Tohoku Expressway
21.8km from the Murata IC on the Tohoku Expressway
Nearest national route: Route 457 (5.6km away)
Nearest prefecture road: Prefecture Road 12
Miyagi Zao Eboshi is accessible from exits on both the Tohoku Expressway and Yamagata Expressway.

It is less than 6km off Route 457 by the Togatta Onsen area.

>> More information on Yamagata Expressway
More information on Tohoku Expressway
There is parking for over 3,500 vehicles at the base of Miyagi Zao Eboshi. The parking charge is 600 yen on weekends and holidays.

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Snow conditions 75
Courses & terrain 65
Lift system 70
Apres ski 15
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