Yawata Highland 191 Resort (Kita Hiroshima Town, Hiroshima)

Yawata Highland 191 Resort
やわたハイランド191リゾート (広島県 北広島町)
Planned season: Friday 22nd December 2017 until mid March 2018
Official snow depth Daily updates during snow season

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Yawata Highland 191 Resort is located just by Route 191 in Kita Hiroshima city in the north-western region of Hiroshima Prefecture. Until 2010 it was called Yawata Kogen 191.

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

960m
190m
770m
31"
7
1100m
4
20%
40%
40%
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 4 0 0

Yawata Highland 191 Resort 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 - 80cm 1st - 170cm 1st - 125cm
2nd - - 2nd - 80cm 2nd - 165cm 2nd - 110cm
3rd - - 3rd - 75cm 3rd - 160cm 3rd - 125cm
4th - - 4th - 75cm 4th - 155cm 4th - 130cm
5th - - 5th - 75cm 5th - 140cm 5th - 110cm
6th - - 6th - 70cm 6th - 130cm 6th - 100cm
7th - - 7th - 70cm 7th - 140cm 7th - 80cm
8th - - 8th - 70cm 8th - 140cm 8th - 95cm
9th - - 9th - 65cm 9th - 150cm 9th - 120cm
10th - - 10th - 65cm 10th - 180cm 10th - 135cm
11th - - 11th - 65cm 11th - 200cm 11th - 120cm
12th - - 12th - 65cm 12th - 220cm 12th - 110cm
13th - - 13th - 70cm 13th - 205cm 13th - -
14th - - 14th - 75cm 14th - 225cm 14th - -
15th - - 15th - 90cm 15th - 220cm 15th - -
16th - - 16th - 90cm 16th - 205cm 16th - -
17th - 90cm 17th - 90cm 17th - 210cm 17th - -
18th - 90cm 18th - 95cm 18th - 170cm 18th - -
19th - 90cm 19th - 90cm 19th - 180cm 19th - -
20th - 85cm 20th - 85cm 20th - 150cm 20th - -
21st - 80cm 21st - 130cm 21st - 160cm 21st - -
22nd - 80cm 22nd - 130cm 22nd - 160cm 22nd - -
23rd - 75cm 23rd - 150cm 23rd - 150cm 23rd - -
24th - 80cm 24th - 190cm 24th - 150cm 24th - -
25th - 75cm 25th - 195cm 25th - 150cm 25th - -
26th - 70cm 26th - 190cm 26th - 150cm 26th - -
27th - 70cm 27th - 190cm 27th - 140cm 27th - -
28th - 85cm 28th - 180cm 28th - 135cm 28th - -
29th - 85cm 29th - 175cm 29th - - 29th - -
30th - 85cm 30th - 145cm 30th 30th - -
31st - 85cm 31st - 170cm 31st 31st - -

Previous Statistics

Yawata Highland 191 Resort Facilities

School
School
Ski School: Available Snowboard School: Available
Ski and snowboard lessons are available at Yawata Highland 191 Resort. 
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 'Kids Snow Land' area is by the base and costs 1,000 yen for children and 500 yen for adults. The area features a snow escalator, an air dome, tubing and sledge area.

There is also a special kids course area and a nature area called 'Kids Forest' for playing in the snow. 
Park Information
Park information
There is a 'Snow Park' on the lower part of the resort. 

Yawata Highland 191 Resort Season & Opening Times

Typical season is from Mid December until Mid March
October November December January February March April May June July
                                                           
Daytime
Daytime
Weekends and holidays Normally open from 7:00am 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
Yawata Highland 191 Resort is open from 8:00am until 5:00pm on weekdays and from 7:00am until 5:00pm on holidays (except in December and March when the resort opens at 7:30am on holidays).

There is no nighta at this ski hill.

Yawata Highland 191 Resort Lift Ticket Charges

Adults Child
Junior High School age & under
Older Child
Senior High School age
Senior
60 years & over
1 Day 4,200 yen 2,000 yen 2,700 yen 3,200 yen
Afternoon (from 12:30pm) 2,700 yen 1,000 yen 1,600 yen 2,200 yen
1 Lift Coupon 400 yen 400 yen 400 yen 400 yen
Season Ticket 40,000 yen 20,000 yen 30,000 yen
Lift Ticket Information A number of Family tickets are available:

1 adult and 1 child - 5,200 yen
1 adult and 2 children - 6,700 yen
2 adults and 1 child - 8,500 yen
2 adults and 2 children - 10,000 yen

The Season Ticket includes a number of extras including free parking.

Getting to Yawata Highland 191 Resort

By public transport
Train
Train
79.5km from Hiroshima Station on the Sanyo Shinkansen line
42.5km from Masuda Station on the Sanin Honsen line
79.5km from Hiroshima Station on the Sanyo Honsen Line
Transport Information
Information
The closest train station is Masuda Station on the Sanin Honsen line, about 42km to the west of the ski hill.

Hiroshima Station is about 80km away.
bus
Bus
No shuttle bus service information is available.
By Car
Car
28.3km from the Togouchi IC on the Chugoku Expressway
Nearest national route: Route 191 (0.4km away)
Nearest prefecture road: Prefecture Road 115
Direction
Direction
Yawata Highland 191 Resort is just over 28km from Togouchi IC on the Chugoku Expressway.

From the Togouchi IC exit take Route 191. The resort is just off the right hand side of the road.
Parking
Parking
There is parking for about 1,000 vehicles close to base. Parking charges are 500 yen on weekdays and 1,000 yen on weekends and holidays.

More Information

Visit official website
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Address
Address
Nishiyawatahara 2568
Kita Hiroshima-cho
Yamagata-gun
Hiroshima-ken
731-2552
Telephone
Telephone
0826-37-0341
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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