Yawata Highland 191 Resort (Kita Hiroshima Town, Hiroshima)

Yawata Highland 191 Resort
(広島県 北広島町)
Planned season: Friday 20th December 2019 until mid March 2020
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

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Yawata Highland 191 Resort Snow Depth Statistics

Official snow depth numbers from the current season and previous season
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31st 60cm 85cm 31st 60cm 80cm 31st 31st - -

Previous Statistics

Yawata Highland 191 Resort Facilities

Ski School: Available Snowboard School: Available
Ski and snowboard lessons are available at Yawata Highland 191 Resort. 
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 and a popular mogul course area. 

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
Weekends and holidays Normally open from 7:00am 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
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
60 years & over
1 Day 4,400 yen 2,200 yen 3,500 yen 3,500 yen
Afternoon (from 12:30pm) 3,000 yen 1,500 yen 2,500 yen 2,500 yen
1 Lift Coupon 450 yen 450 yen 450 yen 450 yen
Season Ticket 40,000 yen 20,000 yen 30,000 yen
Season Ticket 40,000 yen 20,000 yen 30,000 yen
Lift Ticket Information 2019-2020 Season Lift Tickets

A number of Family tickets are available:

1 adult and 1 child - 5,600 yen
1 adult and 2 children - 7,300 yen
2 adults and 1 child - 9,100 yen
2 adults and 2 children - 10,800 yen

If you bring a 1-day lift ticket that you used previously in the season, you can get a 700 yen (weekday) or 500 yen (weekend) discount on a fresh new 1 day ticket.
The Season Ticket includes a number of extras including free parking.

Getting to Yawata Highland 191 Resort

By public transport
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
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.
No shuttle bus service information is available.
By 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
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.
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

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Nishiyawatahara 2568
Kita Hiroshima-cho
2020-2021 UPDATES
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