Yawata Highland 191 Resort (Kita Hiroshima Town, Hiroshima)

Yawata Highland 191 Resort
やわたハイランド191リゾート (広島県 北広島町)
Planned season: Friday 21st December 2018 until mid March 2019
Official snow depth Daily updates during snow season

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Yawata Highland 191 Resort is located just by Route 191 in Kita Hiroshima city in the north-western region of Hiroshima Prefecture. Until 2010 it was known as Yawata Kogen 191.

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

955m
190m
765m
31"
7
1100m
4
20%
40%
40%
Skiers
70%
ropeways Ropeways gondolas Gondolas quad lifts Quad lifts triple lifts Triple lifts pair lifts Pair lifts single lifts Single lifts other lifts Other
Boarders
30%
0 0 0 0 4 0 0

Yawata Highland 191 Resort Snow Depth Statistics

Official snow depth numbers from the current season and previous season
December January February March
18/19
season
17/18
season
18/19
season
17/18
season
18/19
season
17/18
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18/19
season
17/18
season
1st - - 1st 80cm 100cm 1st 85cm 210cm 1st - 140cm
2nd - - 2nd 85cm 95cm 2nd 85cm 200cm 2nd - 140cm
3rd - - 3rd 85cm 90cm 3rd 85cm 210cm 3rd - 140cm
4th - - 4th 80cm 95cm 4th 80cm 220cm 4th - 130cm
5th - - 5th 80cm 90cm 5th 70cm 220cm 5th - 125cm
6th - - 6th 70cm 95cm 6th 70cm 220cm 6th - 120cm
7th - - 7th 70cm 95cm 7th 70cm 230cm 7th - 120cm
8th - - 8th 70cm 90cm 8th 70cm 230cm 8th - 120cm
9th - - 9th 70cm 85cm 9th 70cm 230cm 9th - 110cm
10th - - 10th 70cm 95cm 10th 80cm 230cm 10th - 100cm
11th - - 11th 75cm 140cm 11th 70cm 220cm 11th - 85cm
12th - - 12th 70cm 170cm 12th 75cm 220cm 12th - -
13th - - 13th 70cm 190cm 13th 75cm 230cm 13th - -
14th - - 14th 70cm 195cm 14th 75cm 230cm 14th - -
15th - - 15th 70cm 195cm 15th 75cm 230cm 15th - -
16th - - 16th 70cm 190cm 16th 75cm 220cm 16th - -
17th - - 17th 75cm 185cm 17th 75cm 210cm 17th - -
18th - - 18th 75cm 175cm 18th 75cm 200cm 18th - -
19th - - 19th 75cm 170cm 19th 70cm 190cm 19th - -
20th - - 20th 70cm 155cm 20th 70cm 180cm 20th - -
21st 60cm - 21st 70cm 145cm 21st 70cm 175cm 21st - -
22nd 60cm 95cm 22nd 70cm 135cm 22nd 70cm 170cm 22nd - -
23rd 60cm 95cm 23rd 70cm 145cm 23rd 65cm 170cm 23rd - -
24th 60cm 95cm 24th 70cm 165cm 24th 60cm 165cm 24th - -
25th 60cm 90cm 25th 65cm 175cm 25th - 160cm 25th - -
26th 60cm 95cm 26th 80cm 185cm 26th - 160cm 26th - -
27th 60cm 100cm 27th 80cm 210cm 27th - 160cm 27th - -
28th 60cm 105cm 28th 80cm 210cm 28th - 150cm 28th - -
29th 80cm 105cm 29th 80cm 220cm 29th - - 29th - -
30th 80cm 105cm 30th 80cm 215cm 30th 30th - -
31st 85cm 100cm 31st 80cm 215cm 31st 31st - -

Previous Statistics

Yawata Highland 191 Resort Facilities

School
School
Ski School: Available Snowboard School: Available
Ski and snowboard lessons are available at Yawata Highland 191 Resort. 
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 'Kids Snow Land' area is by the base and costs 1,000 yen for children and 500 yen for adults. The area features a snow escalator, an air dome, tubing and sledge area.

There is also a special kids course area and a nature area called 'Kids-no-mori' (Kids Forest) for playing in the snow. 
Park Information
Park information
There is a 'Snow Park' on the lower part of the resort. 

Yawata Highland 191 Resort Season & Opening Times

Typical season is from Mid December until Mid March
October November December January February March April May June July
                                                           
Daytime
Daytime
Weekends and holidays Normally open from 7:00am 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
Yawata Highland 191 Resort is open from 8:00am until 5:00pm on weekdays and from 7:00am until 5:00pm on holidays (except in December and March when the resort opens at 7:30am on holidays).

There is no nighta at this ski hill.

Yawata Highland 191 Resort Lift Ticket Charges

Adults Child
Junior High School age & under
Older Child
Senior High School age
Senior
60 years & over
1 Day 4,200 yen 2,000 yen 3,000 yen 3,500 yen
Afternoon (from 12:30pm) 2,700 yen 1,000 yen 2,000 yen 2,500 yen
1 Lift Coupon 400 yen 400 yen 400 yen 400 yen
Season Ticket 40,000 yen 20,000 yen 30,000 yen
Lift Ticket Information A number of Family tickets are available:

1 adult and 1 child - 5,200 yen
1 adult and 2 children - 6,700 yen
2 adults and 1 child - 8,500 yen
2 adults and 2 children - 10,000 yen

The Season Ticket includes a number of extras including free parking.

Getting to Yawata Highland 191 Resort

By public transport
Train
Train
79.5km from Hiroshima Station on the Sanyo Shinkansen line
42.5km from Masuda Station on the Sanin Honsen line
79.5km from Hiroshima Station on the Sanyo Honsen Line
Transport Information
Information
The closest train station is Masuda Station on the Sanin Honsen line, about 42km to the west of the ski hill.

Hiroshima Station is about 80km away.
bus
Bus
No shuttle bus service information is available.
By Car
Car
28.3km from the Togouchi IC on the Chugoku Expressway
Nearest national route: Route 191 (0.4km away)
Nearest prefecture road: Prefecture Road 115
Direction
Direction
Yawata Highland 191 Resort is just over 28km from Togouchi IC on the Chugoku Expressway.

From the Togouchi IC exit take Route 191. The resort is just off the right hand side of the road.
Parking
Parking
There is parking for about 1,000 vehicles close to base. Parking charges are 500 yen on weekdays and 1,000 yen on weekends and holidays.

More Information

Visit official website
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Address
Address
Nishiyawatahara 2568
Kita Hiroshima-cho
Yamagata-gun
Hiroshima-ken
731-2552
Telephone
Telephone
0826-37-0341
2019-2020 SEASON INFO
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