Osorakan Snow Park (Akiota Town, Hiroshima)

Osorakan Snow Park
恐羅漢スノーパーク
(広島県 安芸太田町)
Planned season: Early December 2019 until Sunday 12th April 2020
Plans to open as soon as enough snow
Official snow depth --- [updated on 14th December 2019]

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Osorakan Snow Park is located on the eastern slopes of Mt Osorakan in Akiota town, in the north-western region of Hiroshima Prefecture. There are two base areas at this resort.

Hiroshima Prefecture is in the Chugoku region of western Japan. The capital city, Hiroshima, is on the southern coastline by the Seto Inland Sea. The two main regions of Hiroshima Prefecture where most of the ski hills can be found are the north-western region around Kita Hiroshima town and the north-eastern region of Shobara city.

The Mountain

1280m
420m
860m
38"
15
2500m
8
30%
40%
30%
Skiers
40%
ropeways Ropeways gondolas Gondolas quad lifts Quad lifts triple lifts Triple lifts pair lifts Pair lifts single lifts Single lifts other lifts Other
Boarders
60%
0 0 0 1 7 0 0

Osorakan Snow Park Snow Depth Statistics

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

Previous Statistics

Osorakan Snow Park Facilities

School
School
Ski School: Available Snowboard School: Available
Ski and snowboard lessons are available at Osorakan Snow Park. 
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
The 'Family Hiroba' is found in front of the Resthouse at base in the Miyabata area. 
Park Information
Park information
The 'Snow Park' is located in the Kayabata area and is free to use. Normally open from 10:00am until 3:00pm. 

Osorakan Snow Park Season & Opening Times

Typical season is from Early December until Mid April
October November December January February March April May June July
                                                           
Daytime
Daytime
Weekends and holidays Normally open from 6:50am until 5:00pm
Weekdays Normally open from 8:00am until 5:00pm
Nighta
'Nighta' (night skiing)
Weekends and holidays No
Weekdays No
Opening information
Opening information
Osorakan Snow Park is open from 8:00am until 5:00pm on weekdays.

On weekends and holidays in December and March it opens from 7:30am and closes at 5:00pm.

On weekends and holidays in January and February it opens from 6:50am and closes at 5:00pm.

There will be no nighta operations during the 2019-2020 season.

Osorakan Snow Park Lift Ticket Charges

Adults Child
4 years to Senior High School age
Senior
60 years & over
9 Hours 5,200 yen 2,500 yen 4,000 yen
7 Hours 5,000 yen 2,000 yen 3,900 yen
5 Hours 4,400 yen 1,500 yen 3,500 yen
3 Hours 3,400 yen 1,000 yen 2,800 yen
1 Lift Voucher 500 yen 500 yen 500 yen
2 Day 8,500 yen
7 Day 27,000 yen
Season Ticket (all) 65,000 yen 40,000 yen 53,000 yen
Season Ticket (weekdays) 50,000 yen
Lift Ticket Information 2019-2020 Season Lift Tickets

The Season Ticket is valid at Osorakan Snow Park, Osa and Megahira Onsen Megahira.

Early season (until 20th December 2019) and spring season (from 16th March 2020) cheaper 9 hour tickets are available - 3,000 yen (adults), 1,000 yen (child).

A 1,000 yen deposit is required (for all tickets apart from the simple lift vouchers).

Various equipment rental 'sets' are available.

Getting to Osorakan Snow Park

By public transport
Train
Train
69.1km from Hiroshima Station on the Sanyo Shinkansen line
59.4km from Masuda Station on the Sanin Honsen line
69.1km from Hiroshima Station on the Sanin Honsen line
Transport Information
Information
Osorakan Snow Park is about 60km from Masuda Station and 70km from Hiroshima Station.

bus
Bus
A free bus service is available from Togouchi IC Bus Center.

Various bus services are available from Hiroshima Station and other areas. Charges apply.
By Car
Car
17.9km from the Togouchi IC on the Chugoku Expressway
Nearest national route: Route 191 (12.8km away)
Nearest prefecture road: Prefecture Road 252
Direction
Direction
Osorakan Snow Park is about 18km from the Togouchi IC exit on the Chugoku Expressway.

From the Togouchi IC exit head north on Route 191 and then head to the resort base using Prefecture Road 252. The resort base is about 13km from the turnoff.

A free bus service is also available from Togouchi IC Bus Center.
Parking
Parking
There are a number of car parks near the base for about 1,700 cars. Parking is free every day of the season.

More Information

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Address
Address
Yokogou
Akiota
Yamagata-gun
Hiroshima-ken
731-3801
Telephone
Telephone
0826-28-7007
2019-2020 UPDATES
14th December 2019: Most ski resort information for the 19-20 has been updated - last ones should be updated within the week... More about updates here
Current resort snow depth
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