Oh-dai (Daisen City, Akita)

Oh-dai
大台 (秋田県 大仙市)
Planned season: Saturday 23rd December 2017 until Sunday 11th March 2018
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This ski hill is located to the north east of central Daisen city in the southern region of Akita Prefecture.

Akita Prefecture is located in the Tohoku region of northern Honshu. Akita faces the Sea of Japan in the west and is bordered by Aomori, Iwate, Miyagi and Yamagata prefectures from north to south. The region has cold winters and there are numerous ski hills located around the prefecture, though most of them are small scale with just one or two lifts.

The Mountain

435m
240m
195m
38"
5
1400m
2
20%
30%
50%
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 1 1 0

Oh-dai Snow Depth Statistics

Official snow depth numbers from the current season and previous season
December January February March
17/18
season
16/17
season
17/18
season
16/17
season
17/18
season
16/17
season
17/18
season
16/17
season
1st - - 1st 60cm 30cm 1st 140cm 60cm 1st 170cm 70cm
2nd - - 2nd 50cm 20cm 2nd 140cm 65cm 2nd 170cm 70cm
3rd - - 3rd 60cm 20cm 3rd 140cm 65cm 3rd 170cm 70cm
4th - - 4th 70cm 20cm 4th 130cm 65cm 4th 170cm 70cm
5th - - 5th 70cm 20cm 5th 140cm 65cm 5th 170cm 70cm
6th - - 6th 70cm 20cm 6th 150cm 55cm 6th 150cm 70cm
7th - - 7th 80cm 20cm 7th 150cm 55cm 7th 150cm 60cm
8th - - 8th 80cm 10cm 8th 150cm 55cm 8th 150cm 75cm
9th - - 9th 70cm 5cm 9th 150cm 60cm 9th 130cm 75cm
10th - - 10th 70cm 5cm 10th 150cm 60cm 10th 130cm 75cm
11th - - 11th 70cm 25cm 11th 135cm 65cm 11th 130cm 80cm
12th - - 12th 60cm 55cm 12th 150cm 70cm 12th - 80cm
13th - - 13th 60cm 80cm 13th 150cm 70cm 13th - -
14th - - 14th 60cm 80cm 14th 170cm 70cm 14th - -
15th - - 15th 60cm 80cm 15th 170cm 70cm 15th - -
16th - - 16th 60cm 80cm 16th 170cm 70cm 16th - -
17th - - 17th 50cm 80cm 17th 180cm 70cm 17th - -
18th - - 18th 45cm 70cm 18th 180cm 60cm 18th - -
19th - - 19th 45cm 70cm 19th 180cm 70cm 19th - -
20th - - 20th 45cm 70cm 20th 180cm 80cm 20th - -
21st - - 21st 45cm 70cm 21st 180cm 80cm 21st - -
22nd - - 22nd 45cm 65cm 22nd 180cm 80cm 22nd - -
23rd 40cm 0cm 23rd 45cm 70cm 23rd 180cm 80cm 23rd - -
24th 40cm 0cm 24th 55cm 70cm 24th 180cm 70cm 24th - -
25th 20cm 3cm 25th 90cm 70cm 25th 180cm 80cm 25th - -
26th 25cm - 26th 110cm 75cm 26th 180cm 80cm 26th - -
27th 40cm 0cm 27th 110cm 75cm 27th 180cm 80cm 27th - -
28th 60cm 0cm 28th 120cm 70cm 28th 180cm 80cm 28th - -
29th 70cm 1cm 29th 130cm 65cm 29th - - 29th - -
30th 70cm 30cm 30th 130cm 60cm 30th 30th - -
31st 70cm 35cm 31st 140cm 55cm 31st 31st - -

Oh-dai Facilities

School
School
Ski School: Available Snowboard School: Available
Ski and snowboard lessons are available at Oh-dai. 
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
There are no special children facilities. 
Park Information
Park information
There is a 'Snowboard Park' area near base featuring one make and jumps. 

Oh-dai Season & Opening Times

Typical season is from Late December until Mid March
October November December January February March April May June July
                                                           
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 Yes
Weekdays Sometimes
Opening information
Opening information
Oh-dai is open from 9:00am until 4:00pm in the daytime every day until 14th February 2018.

On weekdays from 15th February 2018, it is open from 12:00pm until 4:00pm.

Nighta operations are on Fridays and Saturdays from 23rd December 2017 until 14th February 2018 (5:30pm-9:30pm) and every evening from 15th February until 10th March 2018 (5:00pm-9:00pm)

Oh-dai Lift Ticket Charges

Adults Child
Elementary School age & under
Senior
60 years & over
1 Day 2,850 yen 1,600 yen 1,600 yen
4 Hours 2,050 yen 1,200 yen 1,200 yen
PM & Nighta 2,850 yen 1,600 yen 1,600 yen
Nighta 2 Hours 1,500 yen 800 yen 800 yen
Nighta 2,050 yen 1,200 yen 1,200 yen
1 Lift Coupon 230 yen 150 yen 150 yen
11 Lift Coupons 2,350 yen 1,500 yen 1,500 yen
Season Ticket (all) 28,750 yen 16,450 yen 16,450 yen
Season Ticket (nighta) 12,300 yen 8,200 yen 8,200 yen
Lift Ticket Information Ski-kodomo-no-hi (Children's Day) is on 8th January 2017 and the third Sunday of the month. On those days, a 1 day ticket for children is free.

Getting to Oh-dai

By public transport
Train
Train
14.3km from Kakunodate Station on the Akita Shinkansen line
14.3km from Kakunodate Station on the Tazawako line
Transport Information
Information
This ski hill is just over 14km from Kakunodate Station.

>> More information on the Akita Shinkansen train line
bus
Bus
No shuttle bus service information is available.
By Car
Car
25.7km from the Omagari IC on the Akita Expressway
Nearest national route: Route 105 (12.4km away)
Nearest prefecture road: Prefecture Road 50
Direction
Direction
This ski hill is about 26km from the Omagari IC exit on the Akita Expressway.

It is about 12km off Route 105, on Prefecture Road 50.

>> More information on Akita Expressway
Parking
Parking
There is parking for over 500 vehicles close to the base area. Parking is free every day of the season.

More Information

Visit official website
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Address
Address
Ohdai-1-2 Oh-tacho
Kawaguchi
Daisen-shi
Akita-ken
019-1615
Telephone
Telephone
0187-89-1788
RESORT INFORMATION
Information for ski hills around Japan have been updated for the 2017-2018 season
Current resort snow depth
Daily updates during snow season
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Other nearby ski resorts
Approx. distance from Oh-dai by road (in winter)
Omagari Family (26.9km)
Yokote Koen (29km)
Tazawako (33.3km)
Oomori (34.9km)
Kyowa (47.8km)
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