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
Official snow depth --- [updated on 22nd April 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 55cm 15cm 1st 185cm 135cm 1st 140cm 140cm
2nd - - 2nd 55cm 15cm 2nd 185cm 135cm 2nd 135cm 140cm
3rd - - 3rd 50cm 10cm 3rd 190cm 135cm 3rd 130cm 155cm
4th - - 4th 55cm 10cm 4th 200cm 135cm 4th 125cm 150cm
5th - - 5th 55cm 0cm 5th 220cm 120cm 5th 115cm 150cm
6th - - 6th 55cm 0cm 6th 230cm 120cm 6th 115cm 150cm
7th 40cm - 7th 55cm 0cm 7th 250cm 125cm 7th 105cm 145cm
8th 50cm - 8th 50cm 0cm 8th 250cm 125cm 8th 95cm 165cm
9th 50cm - 9th 55cm 0cm 9th 220cm 130cm 9th 85cm 190cm
10th 50cm - 10th 90cm 0cm 10th 195cm 150cm 10th 85cm 190cm
11th 45cm - 11th 150cm 0cm 11th 190cm 200cm 11th 80cm 190cm
12th 60cm - 12th 200cm 0cm 12th 190cm 230cm 12th 75cm 180cm
13th 80cm - 13th 210cm 15cm 13th 210cm 230cm 13th 70cm 170cm
14th 90cm - 14th 220cm 35cm 14th 200cm 230cm 14th 65cm 165cm
15th 70cm - 15th 220cm 60cm 15th 190cm 230cm 15th 60cm 165cm
16th 60cm - 16th 180cm 90cm 16th 190cm 220cm 16th 50cm 170cm
17th 75cm 50cm 17th 150cm 120cm 17th 200cm 220cm 17th 45cm 165cm
18th 105cm 40cm 18th 140cm 110cm 18th 185cm 200cm 18th 40cm 160cm
19th 90cm 30cm 19th 130cm 100cm 19th 185cm 200cm 19th - 155cm
20th 90cm 10cm 20th 115cm 95cm 20th 180cm 170cm 20th - 155cm
21st 80cm 10cm 21st 105cm 130cm 21st 180cm 150cm 21st - 150cm
22nd 75cm 0cm 22nd 105cm 135cm 22nd 180cm 150cm 22nd - 150cm
23rd 65cm 5cm 23rd 115cm 180cm 23rd 175cm 145cm 23rd - 140cm
24th 60cm 15cm 24th 150cm 220cm 24th 170cm 145cm 24th - 140cm
25th 60cm 10cm 25th 200cm 220cm 25th 170cm 145cm 25th - 140cm
26th 60cm 10cm 26th 200cm 220cm 26th 165cm 145cm 26th - 140cm
27th 75cm 0cm 27th 210cm 200cm 27th 160cm 145cm 27th - -
28th 90cm 20cm 28th 195cm 200cm 28th 155cm 140cm 28th - 145cm
29th 90cm 20cm 29th 185cm 200cm 29th - - 29th - 145cm
30th 70cm 20cm 30th 200cm 145cm 30th 30th - 140cm
31st 60cm 30cm 31st 190cm 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

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Address
Address
Yokogou
Akiota
Yamagata-gun
Hiroshima-ken
731-3801
Telephone
Telephone
0826-28-7007
RESORT INFORMATION
Information for ski hills around Japan have been updated for the 2017-2018 season
Current resort snow depth
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Lift system 85
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