Ohdai (Daisen City, Akita)

Ohdai
大台
(秋田県 大仙市)
Planned season: Saturday 26th December 2020 until Sunday 28th February 2021
Official snow depth --- [updated on 19th April 2021]

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Ohdai is located to the north east of central Daisen city in the southern region of Akita Prefecture.

Akita Prefecture is located in the Tohoku region of northern Honshu. Akita faces the Sea of Japan in the west and is bordered by Aomori, Iwate, Miyagi and Yamagata prefectures from north to south. The region has cold winters and there are numerous ski hills located around the prefecture, though most of them are small scale with just one or two lifts.

The Mountain

435m
240m
195m
38"
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1400m
2
20%
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50%
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 2 0 0

Ohdai Snow Depth Statistics

Official snow depth numbers from the current season and previous season
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1st - - 1st 60cm 15cm 1st 80cm - 1st - -
2nd - - 2nd 70cm 35cm 2nd 75cm - 2nd - -
3rd - - 3rd 70cm 35cm 3rd 75cm - 3rd - -
4th - - 4th 90cm 35cm 4th 90cm - 4th - -
5th - - 5th 100cm 35cm 5th 110cm - 5th - -
6th - - 6th 100cm 30cm 6th 105cm - 6th - -
7th - - 7th 100cm 30cm 7th 100cm - 7th - -
8th - - 8th 100cm 15cm 8th 100cm - 8th - -
9th - - 9th 100cm 5cm 9th 100cm - 9th - -
10th - - 10th 120cm 5cm 10th 120cm - 10th - -
11th - - 11th 120cm 5cm 11th 120cm - 11th - -
12th - - 12th 120cm 3cm 12th 120cm - 12th - -
13th - - 13th 100cm 3cm 13th 120cm - 13th - -
14th - - 14th 80cm 3cm 14th 110cm - 14th - -
15th - - 15th 80cm 3cm 15th 110cm - 15th - -
16th - - 16th 70cm 5cm 16th 110cm - 16th - -
17th - - 17th 70cm 10cm 17th 110cm - 17th - -
18th - - 18th 70cm 10cm 18th 110cm - 18th - -
19th - - 19th 80cm 10cm 19th 100cm - 19th - -
20th - - 20th 90cm 10cm 20th 100cm - 20th - -
21st - - 21st 90cm 15cm 21st 80cm - 21st - -
22nd - - 22nd 80cm 15cm 22nd 80cm - 22nd - -
23rd - - 23rd 80cm 10cm 23rd 80cm - 23rd - -
24th - - 24th 80cm 5cm 24th 80cm - 24th - -
25th - 2cm 25th 80cm 5cm 25th 80cm - 25th - -
26th 35cm 0cm 26th 80cm 5cm 26th 100cm - 26th - -
27th 35cm - 27th 65cm 3cm 27th 100cm - 27th - -
28th 35cm 0cm 28th 65cm 3cm 28th 100cm - 28th - -
29th 30cm 1cm 29th 70cm 2cm 29th - - 29th - -
30th 25cm 0cm 30th 75cm 0cm 30th 30th - -
31st 50cm 0cm 31st 80cm 0cm 31st 31st - -

Ohdai Facilities

School
School
Ski School: Available Snowboard School: Available
Ski and snowboard lessons are available at Ohdai. 
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
 
Park Information
Park information
There is a 'Snowboard Park' area near base featuring one make and jumps. 

Ohdai Season & Opening Times

Typical season is from Late December until Late February
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 Yes
Weekdays Sometimes
Opening information
Opening information
Ohdai is normally open from 9:00am until 4:00pm in the daytime.

Closed from 15th-18th and 24th-25th February 2021.

Night skiing operations are on Fridays and Saturdays and nights before holidays in January and February; from 6:00pm until 9:00pm.

Ohdai Lift Ticket Charges

Adults Child
Elementary School age & under
Senior
60 years & over
1 Day 3,000 yen 1,500 yen 1,500 yen
4 Hours 2,200 yen 1,500 yen 1,500 yen
Nighta 2 Hours 2,000 yen 1,200 yen 1,200 yen
Nighta 2,500 yen 1,700 yen 1,700 yen
1 Lift Coupon 300 yen 200 yen 200 yen
11 Lift Coupons 2,500 yen 1,700 yen 1,700 yen
Season Ticket (all) 25,000 yen 15,000 yen
Season Ticket (nighta) 15,000 yen 10,000 yen
Lift Ticket Information 2020-2021 Season lift tickets

Getting to Ohdai

By public transport
Train
Train
14.3km from Kakunodate Station on the Akita Shinkansen line
14.3km from Kakunodate Station on the Tazawako line
Transport Information
Information
This ski hill is just over 14km from Kakunodate Station.

>> More information on the Akita Shinkansen train line
bus
Bus
No shuttle bus service information is available.
By Car
Car
25.7km from the Omagari IC on the Akita Expressway
Nearest national route: Route 105 (12.4km away)
Nearest prefecture road: Prefecture Road 50
Direction
Direction
This ski area is about 26km from the Omagari IC exit on the Akita Expressway.

It is about 12km off Route 105, on Prefecture Road 50.

>> More information on Akita Expressway
Parking
Parking
There is parking for over 500 vehicles close to the base area on three car parks. Parking is free every day of the season.

More Information

Visit official website
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Address
Address
Ohdai-1-2 Oh-tacho
Kawaguchi
Daisen-shi
Akita-ken
019-1615
Telephone
Telephone
0187-89-1788
2020-2021 UPDATES
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Other nearby ski resorts
Approx. distance from Ohdai by road (in winter)
Omagari Family (26.9km)
Tazawako (33.3km)
Kyowa (47.8km)
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