Osorakan Snow Park (Akiota Town, Hiroshima)

Osorakan Snow Park
恐羅漢スノーパーク (広島県 安芸太田町)
Planned season: Sunday 10th December 2017 until Sunday 25th March 2018
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Osorakan Snow Park is located on the eastern slopes of Mt Osorakan in Akiota town, in the north-western region of Hiroshima Prefecture.

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

1280m
420m
860m
38"
15
2500m
8
30%
40%
30%
Skiers
40%
ropeways Ropeways gondolas Gondolas quad lifts Quad lifts triple lifts Triple lifts pair lifts Pair lifts single lifts Single lifts other lifts Other
Boarders
60%
0 0 0 1 7 0 0

Osorakan Snow Park 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 - 15cm 1st - 135cm 1st - 140cm
2nd - - 2nd - 15cm 2nd - 135cm 2nd - 140cm
3rd - - 3rd - 10cm 3rd - 135cm 3rd - 155cm
4th - - 4th - 10cm 4th - 135cm 4th - 150cm
5th - - 5th - 0cm 5th - 120cm 5th - 150cm
6th - - 6th - 0cm 6th - 120cm 6th - 150cm
7th - - 7th - 0cm 7th - 125cm 7th - 145cm
8th - - 8th - 0cm 8th - 125cm 8th - 165cm
9th - - 9th - 0cm 9th - 130cm 9th - 190cm
10th - - 10th - 0cm 10th - 150cm 10th - 190cm
11th - - 11th - 0cm 11th - 200cm 11th - 190cm
12th - - 12th - 0cm 12th - 230cm 12th - 180cm
13th - - 13th - 15cm 13th - 230cm 13th - 170cm
14th - - 14th - 35cm 14th - 230cm 14th - 165cm
15th - - 15th - 60cm 15th - 230cm 15th - 165cm
16th - - 16th - 90cm 16th - 220cm 16th - 170cm
17th - 50cm 17th - 120cm 17th - 220cm 17th - 165cm
18th - 40cm 18th - 110cm 18th - 200cm 18th - 160cm
19th - 30cm 19th - 100cm 19th - 200cm 19th - 155cm
20th - 10cm 20th - 95cm 20th - 170cm 20th - 155cm
21st - 10cm 21st - 130cm 21st - 150cm 21st - 150cm
22nd - 0cm 22nd - 135cm 22nd - 150cm 22nd - 150cm
23rd - 5cm 23rd - 180cm 23rd - 145cm 23rd - 140cm
24th - 15cm 24th - 220cm 24th - 145cm 24th - 140cm
25th - 10cm 25th - 220cm 25th - 145cm 25th - 140cm
26th - 10cm 26th - 220cm 26th - 145cm 26th - 140cm
27th - 0cm 27th - 200cm 27th - 145cm 27th - -
28th - 20cm 28th - 200cm 28th - 140cm 28th - 145cm
29th - 20cm 29th - 200cm 29th - - 29th - 145cm
30th - 20cm 30th - 145cm 30th 30th - 140cm
31st - 30cm 31st - 145cm 31st 31st - 135cm

Previous Statistics

Osorakan Snow Park Facilities

School
School
Ski School: Available Snowboard School: Available
Ski and snowboard lessons are available at Osorakan Snow Park. 
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 'Family Hiroba' is found in front of the Resthouse at base in the Miyabata area. 
Park Information
Park information
The 'Snow Park' is located near to the base area and free to use. 

Osorakan Snow Park Season & Opening Times

Typical season is from Early December until Late March
October November December January February March April May June July
                                                           
Daytime
Daytime
Weekends and holidays Normally open from 6:50am 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
Osorakan Snow Park is open from 8:00am until 5:00pm on weekdays.

On weekends and holidays in December and March it opens from 7:30am and closes at 5:00pm.

On weekends and holidays in January and February it opens from 6:50am and closes at 5:00pm.

It looks like there are no nighta operations planned for the 2017-2018 season.

Osorakan Snow Park Lift Ticket Charges

Adults Child
4 years to Senior High School age
Senior
60 years & over
10 Hours 5,200 yen 3,300 yen 4,100 yen
9 Hours 5,000 yen 3,100 yen 3,900 yen
7 Hours 4,800 yen 2,900 yen 3,700 yen
5 Hours 4,200 yen 2,700 yen 3,300 yen
3 Hours 3,300 yen 2,300 yen 2,700 yen
1 Lift Voucher 500 yen 500 yen 500 yen
2 Day 8,000 yen
7 Day 28,000 yen
Season Ticket (all) 60,000 yen 40,000 yen 45,000 yen
Season Ticket (weekdays) 40,000 yen
Lift Ticket Information The Season Ticket is valid at Osorakan Snow Park, Osa and Megahira Onsen Megahira.

Getting to Osorakan Snow Park

By public transport
Train
Train
69.1km from Hiroshima Station on the Sanyo Shinkansen line
59.4km from Masuda Station on the Sanin Honsen line
69.1km from Hiroshima Station on the Sanin Honsen line
Transport Information
Information
Osorakan Snow Park is about 60km from Masuda Station and 70km from Hiroshima Station.

bus
Bus
A bus service is available from Hiroshima Station.
By Car
Car
17.9km from the Togouchi IC on the Chugoku Expressway
Nearest national route: Route 191 (12.8km away)
Nearest prefecture road: Prefecture Road 252
Direction
Direction
Osorakan Snow Park is about 18km from the Togouchi IC exit on the Chugoku Expressway.

From the Togouchi IC exit head north on Route 191 and then head to the resort base using Prefecture Road 252. The resort base is about 13km from the turnoff.
Parking
Parking
There are a number of car parks near the base for about 1700 cars. Parking is free every day of the season.

More Information

Visit official website
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Address
Address
Yokogou
Akiota
Yamagata-gun
Hiroshima-ken
731-3801
Telephone
Telephone
0826-28-7007
IMPORTANT! PLEASE READ
We are still in the process of checking and updating ski resort information for the upcoming 2017-2018 ski season (many ski hills do not update their own official information until November). On 21st and 22nd November we will be doing some work on the weather forecast data - there may be some disruption. It's only temporary! Message updated on 21st November 2017.
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General 85
Snow conditions 85
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Lift system 85
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