Sonei Kunohe (Kunohe Village, Iwate)

Sonei Kunohe
村営くのへ
(岩手県 九戸村)
Planned season: Saturday 21st December 2019 until early March 2020
Official snow depth --- [updated on 9th December 2019]

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Sonei Kunohei is a small ski hill located just to the south of the centre of Kunohe village in the northern region of Iwate Prefecture.

Iwate Prefecture is located in the Tohoku region of the main island of Honshu. Morioka is the capital city. Most of the ski and snowboard hills in Iwate Prefecture are located in the western mountainous regions, near to the border with Akita Prefecture. Aomori Prefecture is to the north and Miyagi Prefecture is to the south of Iwate.

Regional information Learn more about the Iwate region

The Mountain

564m
164m
400m
30"
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900m
2
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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%
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Sonei Kunohe Snow Depth Statistics

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Sonei Kunohe Facilities

School
School
Ski School: Not available Snowboard School: Not available
There is no ski or snowboard school at Sonei Kunohe. 
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
 

Sonei Kunohe Season & Opening Times

Typical season is from Mid December until Early March
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Daytime
Daytime
Weekends and holidays Normally open from 9:00am until 4:00pm
Weekdays Normally open from 9:00am until 4:00pm
Nighta
'Nighta' (night skiing)
Weekends and holidays Sometimes
Weekdays Sometimes
Opening information
Opening information
Sonei Kunohei is normally open from 9:00am until 4:00pm.
Lift Ticket Information Every Saturday, Sunday and national holiday is adult and child discount day (50% off any tickets over 2 hours)

Getting to Sonei Kunohe

By public transport
Train
Train
21km from Ninohe Station on the Tohoku Shinkansen line
24.5km from Ichinohe Station on the Iwate Gingate Tetsudosen line
21km from Ninohe Station on the Iwate Gingate Tetsudosen line
Transport Information
Information
Sonei Kunohei is 21km from Ninohe Station on the Tohoku Shinkansen line.

>> More information on the Tohoku Shinkansen train line
bus
Bus
No shuttle bus service information is available.
By Car
Car
8.1km from the Kunohe IC on the Hachinohe Expressway
Nearest national route: Route 340 (1.6km away)
Direction
Direction
Sonei Kunohe is about 8km from the Kunohe IC exit of the Hachinohe Expressway.

From the Kunohe IC exit, turn right onto Route 340 and go through central Kunohe village. The ski hill is about 1.5km to the west of Route 340.

About 15 minutes from Kunohe IC by car.
About 40 minutes from Kuji city by car.
Parking
Parking
Parking is available at the base for about 200 vehicles. Parking is free.

More Information

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Address
Address
Ibonai 18-41-6
Kunohe-mura
Kunohe-gun
Iwate-ken
028-6502
Telephone
Telephone
0195-42-2366
2019-2020 UPDATES
9th December 2019: Most ski resort information for the 19-20 has been updated, but some work remains as we ourselves wait for information. We will get it completed as quickly as possible. More about updates here
Current resort snow depth
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