Shintotsukawa Sochidake (Shintotsukawa Town, Hokkaido)

Shintotsukawa Sochidake
新十津川町そっち岳 (北海道 新十津川町)
Planned season: Thursday 8th December 2016 until Monday 20th March 2017
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Shintotsukawa Sochidake is a very small ski hill located in the southern part of Shintotsukawa town, just to the west of Sunagawa city and Takikawa city in 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.

The Mountain

194m
80m
114m
18"
2
330m
1
5%
15%
80%
Skiers
70%
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Boarders
30%
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Shintotsukawa Sochidake Facilities

School
School
Ski School: Not available Snowboard School: Not available
There is no ski or snowboard school at Shintotsukawa Sochidake. 
Rental
Equipment Rental
Ski Rental: Not available Snowboard Rental: Not available
There is no ski and snowboard equipment available. 
Children Facilities
Children's facilities
There are no special facilities for children. 
Park Information
Park information
There are no special snow park facilities. 

Shintotsukawa Sochidake Season & Opening Times

Typical season is from Early December until Mid March
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Daytime
Daytime
Weekends and holidays Normally open from 9:00am until 9:00pm
Weekdays Normally open from 9:00am until 5:00pm
Nighta
'Nighta' (night skiing)
Weekends and holidays Sometimes
Weekdays Sometimes
Opening information
Opening information
Shintotsukawa Sochidake is mostly open from 9am in the morning until 5pm or 9pm, though on some days only opens for nighta between 5pm and 9pm.

Full days open from 9am until 9pm are usually Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays and Saturdays.

Shintotsukawa Sochidake Lift Ticket Charges

Adults Child
Elementary School age & under
Senior
1 Day (9am-4:45pm) 1,600 yen 1,200 yen
4 Hours 900 yen 700 yen
1 Lift Coupon 150 yen 100 yen
Nighta (from 4pm) 800 yen 500 yen
Season Ticket 13,000 yen 6,500 yen
Lift Ticket Information The 4 Hour ticket is valid for 4 hours from the time of purchase.

Getting to Shintotsukawa Sochidake

By public transport
Train
Train
9.4km from Shintotsukawa Station on the Sassho line
12.8km from Takikawa Station on the Hakodate Honsen Line
Transport Information
Information
Shintotsukawa Station on the Sassho line is approximately 8km away.

The larger Takikawa Station on the Hakodate Honsen line is just under 12km away.

>> More information on the Hakodate Honsen train line
bus
Bus
No shuttle bus service information is available.
By Car
Car
15.1km from the Sunagawa Smart IC on the Hokkaido Expressway
16.1km from the Takikawa IC on the Hokkaido Expressway
Nearest national route: Route 275 (6.6km away)
Direction
Direction
Shintotsukawa Sochidake is under 7km off Route 275 to the west of central Sunagawa city and Takikawa city.

>> More information on Hokkaido Expressway
Parking
Parking
Limited parking is available at the base of the ski hill. Parking is free every day of the season.

More Information

Visit official website
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Address
Address
Shintotsukawa-cho
Kabato-gun
Hokkaido
073-1106
Telephone
Telephone
0125-76-2131
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