Moya Hills (Aomori City, Aomori)

Moya Hills
(青森県 青森市)
Planned season: Mid December 2019 until late March 2020
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Moya Hills is located to the south of Aomori city centre in Aomori Prefecture. It is the closest ski hill to central Aomori. Moya Hills has one quad lift, two pair lifts and two short rope-tows.

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

ropeways Ropeways gondolas Gondolas quad lifts Quad lifts triple lifts Triple lifts pair lifts Pair lifts single lifts Single lifts other lifts Other
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Moya Hills Snow Depth Statistics

Official snow depth numbers from the current season and previous season
December January February March
1st - - 1st 20cm 40cm 1st 30cm 80cm 1st 35cm 95cm
2nd - - 2nd 20cm 40cm 2nd 30cm 85cm 2nd 35cm 90cm
3rd - - 3rd 20cm 40cm 3rd 30cm 85cm 3rd 35cm 90cm
4th - - 4th 20cm 45cm 4th 30cm 85cm 4th 35cm 85cm
5th - - 5th 20cm 45cm 5th 30cm 85cm 5th 30cm 80cm
6th - - 6th 20cm 50cm 6th 40cm 85cm 6th 30cm 75cm
7th - - 7th 20cm 55cm 7th 45cm 85cm 7th 30cm 70cm
8th - - 8th 20cm 55cm 8th 45cm 90cm 8th 30cm 65cm
9th - - 9th 20cm 60cm 9th 50cm 95cm 9th 25cm 65cm
10th - - 10th 20cm 60cm 10th 50cm 100cm 10th 25cm 65cm
11th - - 11th 20cm 60cm 11th 50cm 105cm 11th 25cm 60cm
12th - - 12th 20cm 60cm 12th 50cm 105cm 12th 25cm 60cm
13th - - 13th 20cm 60cm 13th 50cm 115cm 13th 20cm 60cm
14th - - 14th 20cm 60cm 14th 45cm 120cm 14th 15cm 60cm
15th 5cm 35cm 15th 20cm 60cm 15th 40cm 120cm 15th 10cm 60cm
16th 5cm 35cm 16th 20cm 60cm 16th 40cm 120cm 16th 10cm 60cm
17th 0cm 35cm 17th 20cm 60cm 17th 35cm 120cm 17th 10cm 60cm
18th 0cm 30cm 18th 20cm 65cm 18th 35cm 120cm 18th 10cm 55cm
19th 0cm 30cm 19th 20cm 65cm 19th 35cm 120cm 19th 10cm 55cm
20th 0cm 30cm 20th 20cm 65cm 20th 35cm 120cm 20th 10cm 55cm
21st 0cm 30cm 21st 25cm 70cm 21st 35cm 115cm 21st 10cm 50cm
22nd 0cm 30cm 22nd 30cm 70cm 22nd 35cm 110cm 22nd 10cm 50cm
23rd 0cm 30cm 23rd 30cm 70cm 23rd 35cm 110cm 23rd 10cm 50cm
24th 0cm 30cm 24th 30cm 70cm 24th 35cm 105cm 24th 5cm 50cm
25th 0cm 30cm 25th 30cm 75cm 25th 35cm 105cm 25th 5cm 50cm
26th 0cm 30cm 26th 30cm 75cm 26th 35cm 100cm 26th 5cm 40cm
27th - 30cm 27th 30cm 75cm 27th 35cm 100cm 27th 5cm 40cm
28th 15cm 35cm 28th 30cm 75cm 28th 35cm 95cm 28th 5cm 35cm
29th 15cm 35cm 29th 25cm 80cm 29th 35cm - 29th 5cm 35cm
30th 10cm 40cm 30th 30cm 80cm 30th 30th 5cm 30cm
31st 10cm 40cm 31st 30cm 80cm 31st 31st 5cm 30cm

Moya Hills Facilities

Ski School: Not available Snowboard School: Not available
There is no ski or snowboard school at Moya Hills. 
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
There is a ropetow-serviced kids course area by the base. 
Park Information
Park information
There are no special snow park facilities. 

Moya Hills Season & Opening Times

Typical season is from Mid December until Late March
October November December January February March April May June July
Weekends and holidays Normally open from 9:00am until 5:00pm
Weekdays Normally open from 9:00am until 5:00pm
'Nighta' (night skiing)
Weekends and holidays Yes
Weekdays Yes
Opening information
Opening information
Moya Hills is open from 9:00am until 5:00pm in the daytime.

Nighta is from 4:30pm until 9:00pm.

Moya Hills Lift Ticket Charges

Adults Child
Elementary School age & under
60 years & over
1 Day (weekend & holidays) 3,060 yen 2,550 yen 2,550 yen
1 Day (weekdays) 2,550 yen 2,040 yen 2,040 yen
Half Day (weekend & holidays) 2,040 yen 1,530 yen 1,530 yen
Half Day (weekdays) 1,840 yen 1,330 yen 1,330 yen
Nighta (weekends & holidays) 2,040 yen 1,530 yen 1,530 yen
Nighta (weekdays) 1,840 yen 1,330 yen 1,330 yen
1 Lift Coupon 260 yen 210 yen 210 yen
7 Lift Coupons 1,670 yen 1,260 yen 1,260 yen
1 Ropetow Coupon 110 yen 110 yen 110 yen
7 Ropetow Coupons 660 yen 550 yen 550 yen
Season Ticket 30,560 yen 23,430 yen 25,470 yen
Lift Ticket Information 2019-2020 Season Lift Tickets

The 1 day ticket is valid from 9:00am until 5:00pm.
The Morning ticket is valid from 9:00am until 1:30pm.
The Afternoon ticket is valid from 12:00pm until 4:30pm.
Nighta is valid from 4:30pm until 9:00pm.

The season ticket price varies depending on when it is bought (December in above example). A season ticket with no name on it can also be bought - about 5000 yen more expensive than the person-specific one.

Getting to Moya Hills

By public transport
16.2km from Shin Aomori Station on the Tohoku Shinkansen line
9.8km from Tsutsui Station on the Aoimori Tetsudousen line
12.4km from Aomori Station on the Ou Honsen Line
Transport Information
Aomori Station on the Ou Honsen line is 12km away and Shin Aomori Station on the Tohoku Shinkasen line is just over 16km.

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A bus service is available from Aomori Station.
By Car
8.3km from the Aomori Chuo IC on the Aomori Expressway
Nearest national route: Route 103 (0.8km away)
Moya Hills is just over 8km from the Aomori Chuo IC exit of the Aomori Expressway.

From the Aomori Chuo IC exit, turn left onto Route 7 and after another 1km turn right onto Route 103 to head south. Follow Route 103 for 8km until reaching the sign for Moya Hills on the left side. Turn left to head to the resort base.
There are a number of car parks at the base of Moya Hills.

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