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: Saturday 1st December 2018 until Sunday 31st March 2019
Plans to open as soon as enough snow
Official snow depth Daily updates during snow season

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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.

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

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Osorakan Snow Park Snow Depth Statistics

Official snow depth numbers from the current season and previous season
December January February March
1st - - 1st 45cm 55cm 1st 85cm 185cm 1st 35cm 140cm
2nd - - 2nd 45cm 55cm 2nd 85cm 185cm 2nd 35cm 135cm
3rd - - 3rd 45cm 50cm 3rd 80cm 190cm 3rd 30cm 130cm
4th - - 4th 40cm 55cm 4th 65cm 200cm 4th 20cm 125cm
5th - - 5th 30cm 55cm 5th 65cm 220cm 5th - 115cm
6th - - 6th 30cm 55cm 6th 60cm 230cm 6th - 115cm
7th - 40cm 7th 30cm 55cm 7th 55cm 250cm 7th - 105cm
8th - 50cm 8th 30cm 50cm 8th 50cm 250cm 8th - 95cm
9th - 50cm 9th 30cm 55cm 9th 50cm 220cm 9th 30cm 85cm
10th - 50cm 10th 40cm 90cm 10th 60cm 195cm 10th 30cm 85cm
11th - 45cm 11th 40cm 150cm 11th 60cm 190cm 11th - 80cm
12th - 60cm 12th 40cm 200cm 12th 60cm 190cm 12th - 75cm
13th - 80cm 13th 40cm 210cm 13th 60cm 210cm 13th - 70cm
14th - 90cm 14th 35cm 220cm 14th 60cm 200cm 14th - 65cm
15th - 70cm 15th 30cm 220cm 15th 60cm 190cm 15th - 60cm
16th - 60cm 16th 30cm 180cm 16th 60cm 190cm 16th - 50cm
17th - 75cm 17th 40cm 150cm 17th 60cm 200cm 17th 30cm 45cm
18th - 105cm 18th 40cm 140cm 18th 55cm 185cm 18th - 40cm
19th - 90cm 19th 40cm 130cm 19th 55cm 185cm 19th - -
20th - 90cm 20th 30cm 115cm 20th 55cm 180cm 20th - -
21st - 80cm 21st 25cm 105cm 21st 50cm 180cm 21st - -
22nd - 75cm 22nd 25cm 105cm 22nd 50cm 180cm 22nd - -
23rd - 65cm 23rd 25cm 115cm 23rd 50cm 175cm 23rd - -
24th - 60cm 24th 25cm 150cm 24th 50cm 170cm 24th - -
25th - 60cm 25th 25cm 200cm 25th 45cm 170cm 25th - -
26th - 60cm 26th 50cm 200cm 26th 40cm 165cm 26th - -
27th - 75cm 27th 90cm 210cm 27th 40cm 160cm 27th - -
28th - 90cm 28th 80cm 195cm 28th 35cm 155cm 28th - -
29th 60cm 90cm 29th 80cm 185cm 29th - - 29th - -
30th 60cm 70cm 30th 80cm 200cm 30th 30th - -
31st 50cm 60cm 31st 70cm 190cm 31st 31st - -

Previous Statistics

Osorakan Snow Park Facilities

Ski School: Available Snowboard School: Available
Ski and snowboard lessons are available at Osorakan Snow Park. 
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 Late March
October November December January February March April May June July
Weekends and holidays Normally open from 6:50am until 5:00pm
Weekdays Normally open from 8:00am until 5:00pm
'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 2018-2019 season.

Osorakan Snow Park Lift Ticket Charges

Adults Child
4 years to Senior High School age
60 years & over
10 Hours 5,200 yen 3,300 yen 4,100 yen
9 Hours 5,000 yen 3,100 yen 3,900 yen
7 Hours 4,800 yen 2,900 yen 3,700 yen
5 Hours 4,200 yen 2,700 yen 3,300 yen
3 Hours 3,300 yen 2,300 yen 2,700 yen
1 Lift Voucher 500 yen 500 yen 500 yen
2 Day 8,000 yen
7 Day 28,000 yen
Season Ticket (all) 60,000 yen 40,000 yen 45,000 yen
Season Ticket (weekdays) 40,000 yen
Lift Ticket Information The Season Ticket is valid at Osorakan Snow Park, Osa and Megahira Onsen Megahira.

Ladies Day is on Tuesdays when a 9 hour ticket costs 1,000 yen (for ladies!)

Children's Day is on the first and second Saturday in January and February and also on 5th, 19th January and 2nd, 16th February 2019. On those days a child ticket is 1,000 yen.

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
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
Osorakan Snow Park is about 60km from Masuda Station and 70km from Hiroshima Station.

Various bus services are available from Hiroshima Station and other areas. Charges apply.
By 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
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.
There are a number of car parks near the base for about 1,700 cars. Parking is free every day of the season.

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2019-2020 SEASON INFO
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