Shintotsukawa Sochidake (Shintotsukawa Town, Hokkaido)

Shintotsukawa Sochidake
新十津川町そっち岳スキー場
(北海道 新十津川町)
Planned season: Thursday 9th December 2021 until Monday 21st March 2022

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Shintotsukawa Sochidake is a small ski area located in the southern part of Shintotsukawa town, just to the west of Sunagawa city and Takikawa city in Hokkaido.

The planned opening for this ski area for the 2021-2022 season is Thursday 9th December... from 5:00pm!

Hokkaido is the second largest island of Japan and also the largest and northernmost prefecture (though it is not usually referred to as a prefecture). It has coastlines on the Sea of Japan, the Sea of Okhotsk and also the Pacific Ocean. Sapporo is the capital city of Hokkaido and was host to the 1972 Winter Olympics. Hokkaido is home to the largest number of ski hills in Japan. While the majority of them are very small, some of the larger ski and snowboard resorts in Hokkaido - mostly found in regions to the west and east of Sapporo - are amongst the most famous in Japan.

The Mountain

194m
80m
114m
18"
2
330m
1
5%
15%
80%
Skiers
70%
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Boarders
30%
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Shintotsukawa Sochidake Facilities

School
School
Ski School: Not available Snowboard School: Not available
There is no ski or snowboard school at Shintotsukawa Sochidake. 
Rental
Equipment Rental
Ski Rental: Not available Snowboard Rental: Not available
There is no ski and snowboard equipment available. 
Children Facilities
Children's facilities
 
Park Information
Park information
 

Shintotsukawa Sochidake Season & Opening Times

Typical season is from Early December until Mid March
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Daytime
Daytime
Weekends and holidays Normally open from 9:00am until 9:00pm
Weekdays Normally open from 9:00am until 5:00pm
Nighta
'Nighta' (night skiing)
Weekends and holidays Sometimes
Weekdays Sometimes
Opening information
Opening information
Shintotsukawa Sochidake opens and closes at different times depending on the day.

Generally on Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays and Saturdays it is open from 9:00am until 9:00pm.
Generally on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Sundays it is open from 9:00am until 5:00pm.
Note there are some exceptions to the above pattern.

Only open between 5:00pm and 9:00pm on the following dates:
December 2021: 9th-10th, 13th-17th
February 2022: 28th
March 2022: 1st-4th, 7th-11th, 14th-18th

The ski area is closed on 31st December 2021 and 1st January 2022.

Shintotsukawa Sochidake Lift Ticket Charges

Adults Child
Junior School age & under
Senior
1 Day (9am-4:45pm) 1,700 yen 1,300 yen
4 Hours 1,000 yen 800 yen
1 Lift Coupon 150 yen 100 yen
Night (from 4pm) 900 yen 600 yen
Season Ticket 13,700 yen 6,800 yen
Lift Ticket Information 2021-2022 Season lift tickets

The 4 Hour ticket is valid for four hours from the time of purchase.

Cheaper tickets are available for people who live in Shintotsukawa town.

Special family ticket rates are also available.

Getting to Shintotsukawa Sochidake

By public transport
Train
Train
8.4km from Shintotsukawa Station on the Sassho line
11.8km from Takikawa Station on the Hakodate Honsen Line
Transport Information
Information
Shintotsukawa Station on the Sassho line is approximately 8km away.

The larger Takikawa Station on the Hakodate Honsen line is just under 12km away.

>> More information on the Hakodate Honsen train line
bus
Bus
There is no ski area shuttle bus service.
By Car
Car
15.1km from the Sunagawa Smart IC on the Hokkaido Expressway
16.1km from the Takikawa IC on the Hokkaido Expressway
Nearest national route: Route 275 (6.6km away)
Direction
Direction
Shintotsukawa Sochidake is under 7km off Route 275 to the west of central Sunagawa city and Takikawa city.

>> More information on Hokkaido Expressway
Parking
Parking
Limited parking is available at the base of the ski area. Parking is free every day of the season.

More Information

Visit official website
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Address
Address
Shintotsukawa-cho
Kabato-gun
Hokkaido
073-1106
Telephone
Telephone
0125-76-2131
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