Owani Onsen (Owani Town, Aomori)

Owani Onsen
大鰐温泉スキー場
(青森県 大鰐町)
Planned season: Saturday 18th December 2021 until mid March 2022
Official snow depth 90cm (-5cm) [updated on 22nd January 2022]

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Owani Onsen ski area is located to the south of Owani town centre in Aomori Prefecture. This ski area used to be larger than it currently is and now just what is known as the 'Kokusai (International) Area' remains operating.

The Mountain

533m
433m
100m
34"
9
4700m
3
20%
30%
50%
Skiers
80%
ropeways Ropeways gondolas Gondolas quad lifts Quad lifts triple lifts Triple lifts pair lifts Pair lifts single lifts Single lifts other lifts Other
Boarders
20%
0 0 0 0 3 0 0

Owani Onsen Snow Depth Statistics

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

Owani Onsen Facilities

School
School
Ski School: Available Snowboard School: Not available
Ski lessons are available at Owani Onsen. 
Rental
Equipment Rental
Ski Rental: Available Snowboard Rental: Available
Ski and snowboard equipment & wear rental is available. 
Children Facilities
Children's facilities
 
Park Information
Park information
 

Owani Onsen Season & Opening Times

Typical season is from Late December until Mid March
October November December January February March April May June July
                                                           
Daytime
Daytime
Weekends and holidays Normally open from 8:30am until 4:45pm
Weekdays Normally open from 8:30am until 4:45pm
Nighta
'Nighta' (night skiing)
Weekends and holidays No
Weekdays No
Opening information
Opening information
Owani Onsen is normally open from 8:30am until 4:45pm.

There is no night skiing at this area.

Owani Onsen Lift Ticket Charges

Adults Child
Junior High age & under
Senior
60 years & over
1 Day 3,100 yen 2,300 yen 2,300 yen
5 Hours 2,700 yen 2,000 yen 2,000 yen
1 Lift Voucher 300 yen 250 yen 250 yen
11 Lift Vouchers 3,000 yen 2,500 yen 2,500 yen
Season Ticket 24,000 yen 13,000 yen 17,000 yen
Lift Ticket Information 2021-2022 Season Lift Tickets

Unclear if the lift ticket prices from last season (noted here) have changed.

Getting to Owani Onsen

By public transport
Train
Train
1.5km from Owani Onsen Station on the Ou Honsen Line
Transport Information
Information
Owani Onsen ski area is less than 2km away from the Owani Onsen Station on the Ou Honsen line.
bus
Bus
No shuttle bus service information is available.

A taxi from Owani Onsen Station takes about 5 minutes.
By Car
Car
5.1km from the Owani Hirosaki IC on the Tohoku Expressway
11.6km from the Ikarigaseki IC on the Tohoku Expressway
Nearest national route: Route 7 (2.1km away)
Nearest prefecture road: Prefecture Road 202
Direction
Direction
Owani Onsen is about 5km from the Owani Hirosaki IC exit on the Tohoku Expressway.

From the Owani Hirosaki IC exit, head south on Route 7 and after 4544km turn right onto Prefecture Road 201. Cross the river and turn left and then follow the signs to the ski area.
Parking
Parking
There is parking for 500 vehicles by the Kokusai area of Owani Onsen. Parking is free every day of the season.

More Information

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Address
Address
Kiyokawa 48-1
Nijikai
Owani-machi
Minamitsugaru-gun
Aomori-ken
038-0221
Telephone
Telephone
0172-49-1023
Current resort snow depth
90cm
(-5cm)
(change since last update)
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Reader Resort Rankings
General 30
Snow conditions 75
Courses & terrain 10
Lift system 5
Apres ski 5
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