St.MARY (Kawasaki Town, Miyagi)

St.MARY
セントメリー (宮城県 川崎町)
Planned season: Friday 22nd December 2017 until mid March 2018
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St Mary is located in Kawasaki town in the south-western region of Miyagi Prefecture. The courses are on the eastern foothills of Mt Gando. The base of the ski hill is just to the north of the expressway but most of the ski courses are actually on the other side of the expressway - the lifts and courses go over (and under) the expressway at two points near base. St Mary enjoys easy access from both the Miyagi and Yamagata regions.

Miyagi Prefecture is part of the northern Tohoku region of the main island of Honshu. It has a long Pacific coastline and is bordered with Iwate Prefecture to the north, Yamagata Prefecture to the west and Fukushima Prefecture to the south. The ski hills in Miyagi Prefecture are found in the mountainous regions stretching from the north to south of the western region of the prefecture.

The Mountain

950m
500m
450m
30"
5
2200m
5
20%
50%
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 1 0 4 0 0

St.MARY 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 - 10cm 1st - 100cm 1st - 100cm
2nd - - 2nd - 15cm 2nd - 110cm 2nd - 100cm
3rd - - 3rd - 10cm 3rd - 120cm 3rd - 100cm
4th - - 4th - 15cm 4th - 120cm 4th - 100cm
5th - - 5th - 20cm 5th - 110cm 5th - 90cm
6th - - 6th - 30cm 6th - 110cm 6th - 90cm
7th - - 7th - 30cm 7th - 110cm 7th - 90cm
8th - - 8th - 30cm 8th - 110cm 8th - 90cm
9th - - 9th - 30cm 9th - 110cm 9th - 90cm
10th - - 10th - 30cm 10th - 110cm 10th - 90cm
11th - - 11th - 50cm 11th - 110cm 11th - 90cm
12th - - 12th - 60cm 12th - 110cm 12th - 90cm
13th - - 13th - 70cm 13th - 110cm 13th - 90cm
14th - - 14th - 70cm 14th - 110cm 14th - 90cm
15th - - 15th - 80cm 15th - 110cm 15th - 90cm
16th - - 16th - 90cm 16th - 110cm 16th - 90cm
17th - - 17th - 90cm 17th - 110cm 17th - 90cm
18th - - 18th - 90cm 18th - 100cm 18th - 90cm
19th - - 19th - 90cm 19th - 100cm 19th - 90cm
20th - - 20th - 90cm 20th - 100cm 20th - 90cm
21st - - 21st - 90cm 21st - 100cm 21st - -
22nd - - 22nd - 90cm 22nd - 100cm 22nd - -
23rd - - 23rd - 100cm 23rd - 100cm 23rd - -
24th - - 24th - 100cm 24th - 100cm 24th - -
25th - - 25th - 100cm 25th - 100cm 25th - -
26th - - 26th - 100cm 26th - 100cm 26th - -
27th - - 27th - 100cm 27th - 100cm 27th - -
28th - 10cm 28th - 100cm 28th - 100cm 28th - -
29th - 10cm 29th - 100cm 29th - - 29th - -
30th - 10cm 30th - 100cm 30th 30th - -
31st - 10cm 31st - 100cm 31st 31st - -

Previous Statistics

St.MARY Facilities

School
School
Ski School: Available Snowboard School: Available
Ski and snowboard lessons are available at St MARY. 
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 Land' area is at the base of the resort and features sledging and tubing. There is a 500 yen entry charge. 
Park Information
Park information
There is a 'Snow Park' area near the base in the central area of St Mary. 

St.MARY 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 8:30am until 5:00pm
Weekdays Normally open from 9:00am until 5:00pm
Nighta
'Nighta' (night skiing)
Weekends and holidays Yes
Weekdays Yes
Opening information
Opening information
St Mary is open from 9:00am until 5:00pm on weekdays and from 8:30am until 5:00pm in the daytime.

Nighta is from 5:30pm until 10:00pm, usually weekdays and Saturdays.

St.MARY Lift Ticket Charges

Adults Child
Junior High School age & under
Senior
60 years & over
7 Hours 2,800 yen 1,800 yen 2,100 yen
5 Hours 2,600 yen 1,600 yen 1,900 yen
3 Hours 2,300 yen 1,300 yen 1,600 yen
1 Lift Coupon 300 yen 200 yen 200 yen
Nighta 2,000 yen 1,100 yen 1,200 yen
Nighta (2 hours) 1,200 yen 600 yen 800 yen
Season Ticket (all) 34,000 yen 22,000 yen 24,000 yen
Season Ticket (weekday) 22,000 yen 14,000 yen
Season Ticket (nighta) 18,000 yen 12,000 yen
Lift Ticket Information The 7 Hour ticket is valid for seven hours from the time of purchase.
The 5 Hour ticket is valid for five hours from the time of purchase.
The 3 Hour ticket is valid for three hours from the time of purchase.

Getting to St.MARY

By public transport
Train
Train
27km from Yamagata Station on the Yamagata Shinkansen line
27km from Yamagata Station on the Ou Honsen Line
Transport Information
Information
St Mary is 27km from Yamagata Station.

>> More information on the Yamagata Shinkansen train line
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More information on the Ou Honsen train line
bus
Bus
No shuttle bus service information is available.
By Car
Car
1.5km from the Sasaya IC on the Yamagata Expressway
25.6km from the Murata IC on the Tohoku Expressway
31.5km from the Sendai Miyagi IC on the Tohoku Expressway
Nearest national route: Route 286 (0.1km away)
Direction
Direction
St Mary is less than 2km from the Sasaya IC exit on the Yamagata Expressway.

From the Sasaya IC exit, turn right onto Route 286 to head to the ski hill.

>> More information on Yamagata Expressway
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More information on Tohoku Expressway

Parking
Parking
There are 4 car parks close to the base of St Mary. Car Parks 1, 2 and 3 are free every day of the season. The car park in front of the Ski Centre is 500 yen.

More Information

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Address
Address
Inosawa-3-10 Imashuku
Kawasaki-machi
Shibata-gun
Miyagi-ken
989-1502
Telephone
Telephone
0224-84-5880
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