Aomori Spring Ski Resort (Ajigasawa Town, Aomori)

Aomori Spring Ski Resort
青森スプリング・スキーリゾート (青森県 鰺ヶ沢町)
Planned season: Saturday 15th December 2018 until Sunday 7th April 2019
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Aomori Spring Ski Resort is located on the northern slopes of Mt Iwaki in Ajigasawa town in the western region of Aomori Prefecture. This resort was until recently known as Naqua Shirakami Ski Resort.

Aomori Prefecture is the northernmost prefecture on the main island of Honshu and borders Akita Prefecture and Iwate Prefecture to the south. Hokkaido is to the north across the Tsugaru Strait. There are a number of ski hills located across Aomori Prefecture, mostly small in scale. The capital, Aomori city, is located in the central area by the shores of Mutsu Bay and to the north of the Hakkoda mountains.

The Mountain

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Aomori Spring Ski Resort Snow Depth Statistics

Official snow depth numbers from the current season and previous season
December January February March
1st - - 1st 110cm 90cm 1st 135cm 180cm 1st 130cm 220cm
2nd - - 2nd 110cm 95cm 2nd 140cm 175cm 2nd 125cm 215cm
3rd - - 3rd 125cm 115cm 3rd 140cm 175cm 3rd 125cm 215cm
4th - - 4th 125cm 115cm 4th 140cm 175cm 4th 120cm 200cm
5th - - 5th 125cm 115cm 5th 125cm 175cm 5th 120cm 190cm
6th - - 6th 125cm 115cm 6th 130cm 180cm 6th 120cm 205cm
7th - - 7th 125cm 120cm 7th 130cm 195cm 7th 120cm 205cm
8th - - 8th 125cm 120cm 8th 160cm 195cm 8th 120cm 200cm
9th - - 9th 125cm 110cm 9th 165cm 195cm 9th 120cm 190cm
10th - - 10th 125cm 110cm 10th 165cm 190cm 10th 120cm 190cm
11th - - 11th 125cm 105cm 11th 165cm 190cm 11th 115cm 185cm
12th - - 12th 110cm 105cm 12th 170cm 190cm 12th 115cm 190cm
13th - - 13th 110cm 115cm 13th 170cm 200cm 13th 110cm 190cm
14th - - 14th 110cm 120cm 14th 170cm 200cm 14th 100cm 175cm
15th 70cm - 15th 110cm 120cm 15th 170cm 200cm 15th 100cm 170cm
16th 70cm 50cm 16th 110cm 120cm 16th 170cm 200cm 16th 100cm 170cm
17th 60cm 70cm 17th 110cm 125cm 17th 170cm 200cm 17th 100cm 170cm
18th 60cm 70cm 18th 115cm 120cm 18th 170cm 200cm 18th 100cm 170cm
19th 60cm 70cm 19th 120cm 115cm 19th 155cm 210cm 19th 100cm 170cm
20th 60cm 90cm 20th 120cm 115cm 20th 150cm 210cm 20th 95cm 165cm
21st 60cm 90cm 21st 130cm 120cm 21st 140cm 210cm 21st 95cm 165cm
22nd 60cm 90cm 22nd 130cm 120cm 22nd 140cm 210cm 22nd 80cm 165cm
23rd 60cm 85cm 23rd 130cm 120cm 23rd 140cm 210cm 23rd 85cm 170cm
24th 60cm 80cm 24th 135cm 140cm 24th 140cm 220cm 24th 90cm 160cm
25th 60cm 70cm 25th 140cm 150cm 25th 135cm 220cm 25th 90cm 155cm
26th 60cm 70cm 26th 140cm 165cm 26th 135cm 220cm 26th 85cm 150cm
27th 60cm 90cm 27th 140cm 170cm 27th 130cm 220cm 27th 70cm 140cm
28th 70cm 90cm 28th 140cm 170cm 28th 130cm 220cm 28th 90cm 130cm
29th 85cm 100cm 29th 150cm 180cm 29th - - 29th 85cm 120cm
30th 90cm 100cm 30th 150cm 180cm 30th 30th 80cm 115cm
31st 110cm 100cm 31st 135cm 180cm 31st 31st 80cm 115cm

Previous Statistics

Aomori Spring Ski Resort Facilities

Ski School: Available Snowboard School: Available
Ski and snowboard lessons in English are available at Aomori Spring Ski Resort. 
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

Aomori Spring Ski Resort Season & Opening Times

Typical season is from Mid December until Early April
October November December January February March April May June July
Weekends and holidays Normally open from 8:30am until 5:00pm
Weekdays Normally open from 8:30am until 5:00pm
'Nighta' (night skiing)
Weekends and holidays Yes
Weekdays Sometimes
Opening information
Opening information
Aomori Spring Ski Resort is open from 8:30am until 5:00pm in the daytime.

Nighta is from 21st December 2018 until 16th March 2019. Between 8th January and 14th March, no nighta on Tuesdays and Thursdays). Nighta tickets valid from 4:30pm until 9:00pm.

Aomori Spring Ski Resort Lift Ticket Charges

Adults Child
Elementary School age & under
60 years & over
1 Day 4,800 yen 3,100 yen 3,600 yen
5 Hours 4,100 yen 2,800 yen 3,400 yen
Nighta (4:30pm-9pm) 2,900 yen 1,600 yen 2,000 yen
Gondola (1 time) 1,800 yen 900 yen 1,400 yen
Quad (1 time) 900 yen 600 yen 700 yen
Season Ticket 68,000 yen 36,000 yen 49,000 yen

Getting to Aomori Spring Ski Resort

By public transport
48.9km from Shin Aomori Station on the Tohoku Shinkansen line
13.4km from Ajigasawa Station on the Gonou line
Transport Information
The nearest station is Ajigasawa Station on the Gonou line, but it's also about 40 minutes drive by car from Hirosaki Station, which is about 27km away.

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By Car
37.2km from the Owani Hirosaki IC on the Tohoku Expressway
37.7km from the Kuroishi IC on the Tohoku Expressway
Nearest national route: Route 101 (12.4km away)
Nearest prefecture road: Prefecture Road 30
Aomori Spring Ski Resort is about 32km from the Owani Hirosaki IC exit on the Tohoku Expressway.

From Hirosaki city head in a north westerly direction the northern area of Mt Iwaki using Prefecture Road 41 and Prefecture Road 30.

The resort is just off Prefecture Road 30.

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Parking is available at the base of the resort.

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2019-2020 SEASON INFO
The ski resort information currently shown on SnowJapan is from the 2018-2019 season. Over the summer and autumn months we will be checking and then updating information. Everything will be updated online in time for the 2019-2020 winter season. Please note that planned ski resort opening dates are often very similar every year, so the dates from the 2018-2019 season can be taken as a good idea of what to expect next season.
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Courses & terrain 72
Lift system 71
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