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: Saturday 17th December 2016 until early March 2017
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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
16/17
season
15/16
season
16/17
season
15/16
season
16/17
season
15/16
season
16/17
season
15/16
season
1st - - 1st 15cm 10cm 1st 135cm 110cm 1st 140cm 115cm
2nd - - 2nd 15cm 5cm 2nd 135cm 105cm 2nd 140cm 115cm
3rd - - 3rd 10cm 5cm 3rd 135cm 105cm 3rd 155cm 105cm
4th - - 4th 10cm 0cm 4th 135cm 105cm 4th 150cm 90cm
5th - - 5th 0cm - 5th 120cm 105cm 5th 150cm 80cm
6th - - 6th 0cm 0cm 6th 120cm 100cm 6th 150cm 60cm
7th - - 7th 0cm 0cm 7th 125cm 120cm 7th 145cm 45cm
8th - - 8th 0cm 3cm 8th 125cm 110cm 8th 165cm 40cm
9th - - 9th 0cm 3cm 9th 130cm 110cm 9th 190cm 20cm
10th - - 10th 0cm 3cm 10th 150cm 105cm 10th 190cm 20cm
11th - - 11th 0cm - 11th 200cm 105cm 11th 190cm 20cm
12th - - 12th 0cm 0cm 12th 230cm 100cm 12th 180cm 20cm
13th - - 13th 15cm 5cm 13th 230cm 80cm 13th 170cm 20cm
14th - - 14th 35cm 35cm 14th 230cm 60cm 14th 165cm -
15th - 0cm 15th 60cm 30cm 15th 230cm 60cm 15th 165cm -
16th - - 16th 90cm 25cm 16th 220cm 100cm 16th 170cm -
17th 50cm 15cm 17th 120cm 25cm 17th 220cm 120cm 17th 165cm -
18th 40cm - 18th 110cm 45cm 18th 200cm 115cm 18th 160cm -
19th 30cm 40cm 19th 100cm 80cm 19th 200cm 110cm 19th 155cm -
20th 10cm 35cm 20th 95cm 110cm 20th 170cm 110cm 20th 155cm -
21st 10cm 15cm 21st 130cm 120cm 21st 150cm 100cm 21st 150cm -
22nd 0cm 0cm 22nd 135cm 120cm 22nd 150cm 95cm 22nd 150cm -
23rd 5cm - 23rd 180cm 115cm 23rd 145cm 90cm 23rd 140cm -
24th 15cm - 24th 220cm 185cm 24th 145cm 90cm 24th 140cm -
25th 10cm 5cm 25th 220cm 220cm 25th 145cm 90cm 25th 140cm -
26th 10cm 0cm 26th 220cm 220cm 26th 145cm 90cm 26th 140cm -
27th 0cm 0cm 27th 200cm 215cm 27th 145cm 85cm 27th - -
28th 20cm - 28th 200cm 195cm 28th 140cm 85cm 28th 145cm -
29th 20cm 0cm 29th 200cm 175cm 29th - 80cm 29th 145cm -
30th 20cm 0cm 30th 145cm 120cm 30th 30th 140cm -
31st 30cm 0cm 31st 145cm 110cm 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' (known as 'The Dojo') is located near to the base area and free to use. 

Osorakan Snow Park Season & Opening Times

Typical season is from Mid December until Early March
October November December January February March April May June July
                                                           
Daytime
Daytime
Weekends and holidays Normally open from 5:00am until 9:30pm
Weekdays Normally open from 8:00am until 5:00pm
Nighta
'Nighta' (night skiing)
Weekends and holidays Yes
Weekdays Yes
Opening information
Opening information
Osorakan Snow Park is open from 8am until 5pm on weekdays.

On Saturdays in peak season it opens from 5am and closes at 9:30pm.

On Sundays in peak season it opens from 5am and closes at 5pm.

Nighta is officially from 5pm until 9:30pm.

Osorakan Snow Park Lift Ticket Charges

Adults Child
4 years to Senior High School age
Senior
60 years & over
12 Hours 5,700 yen 3,500 yen 4,400 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
Nighta 2,000 yen 1,500 yen 1,700 yen
2 Day 8,000 yen
7 Day 28,000 yen
Season Ticket (all) 45,000 yen 18,000 yen 35,000 yen
Season Ticket (weekdays) 30,000 yen 25,000 yen
Lift Ticket Information A weekday only Season Ticket is available for adults and costs 28000 yen.

A returnable deposit of 1000 yen is required.

The Season Ticket is valid at both Osorakan Snow Park and Osa.

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
Season dates and information
The information shown on this page is for the 2016-2017 season. Planned season dates and information for the 2017-2018 season will be updated over the next few months in time for the upcoming ski season. (Updated: late August 2017)
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General 85
Snow conditions 85
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Lift system 85
Apres ski 50
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