Kamikawa Choei Nakayama is a small ski hill located close to the central area of Kamikawa town in the central region of Hokkaido.
Hokkaido is the second largest island of Japan and also the largest and northernmost prefecture (though it is not usually referred to as a prefecture). It has coastlines on the Sea of Japan, the Sea of Okhotsk and also the Pacific Ocean. Sapporo is the capital city of Hokkaido and was host to the 1972 Winter Olympics. Hokkaido is home to the largest number of ski hills in Japan. While the majority of them are very small, some of the larger ski and snowboard resorts in Hokkaido - mostly found in regions to the west and east of Sapporo - are amongst the most famous in Japan.
2.3km from the Kamikawa Sounkyo IC on the Asahikawa Monbetsu Expressway
47km from the Asahikawa Takasu IC on the Hokkaido Expressway
Nearest national route: Route 39 (1.9km away)
Nearest prefecture road: Prefecture Road 640
Kamikawa Choei Nakayama is just over 2km from the Kamikawa Sounkyo IC exit on the Asahikawa Monbetsu Expressway.
From the IC exit turn left onto Prefecture Road 849 and then turn right onto Route 39. After 900m turn left to head to the base of the ski hill which is on the right hand side.
At the time of writing (3rd April 2017), many ski resorts in Japan have closed for the 2016-2017 season - though some remain open. Season dates shown on these pages are the original planned dates and subject to change.
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