Moya Hills (Aomori City, Aomori)

Moya Hills
(青森県 青森市)
Planned season: Saturday 19th December 2020 until late March 2021
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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
0 0 1 0 3 0 2

Moya Hills Snow Depth Statistics

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

Moya Hills Facilities

Ski School: Not available Snowboard School: Not available
There are ski and snowboard lessons available 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

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 9:00pm
Weekdays Normally open from 9:00am until 9:00pm
'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.

Night skiing 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 2020-2021 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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Lift system 55
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