Moya Hills (Aomori City, Aomori)

Moya Hills
モヤヒルズ
(青森県 青森市)
Planned season: Mid December 2019 until late March 2020
Official snow depth 30cm (0cm) [updated on 23rd January 2020]

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Moya Hills is located to the south of Aomori city centre in Aomori Prefecture. It is the closest ski hill to central Aomori. Moya Hills has one quad lift, two pair lifts and two short rope-tows.

Aomori Prefecture is the northernmost prefecture on the main island of Honshu and borders Akita Prefecture and Iwate Prefecture to the south. Hokkaido is to the north across the Tsugaru Strait. There are a number of ski hills located across Aomori Prefecture, mostly small in scale. The capital, Aomori city, is located in the central area by the shores of Mutsu Bay and to the north of the Hakkoda mountains.

The Mountain

520m
320m
200m
31"
6
1800m
6
30%
40%
30%
Skiers
60%
ropeways Ropeways gondolas Gondolas quad lifts Quad lifts triple lifts Triple lifts pair lifts Pair lifts single lifts Single lifts other lifts Other
Boarders
40%
0 0 1 0 3 0 2

Moya Hills Snow Depth Statistics

Official snow depth numbers from the current season and previous season
December January February March
19/20
season
18/19
season
19/20
season
18/19
season
19/20
season
18/19
season
19/20
season
18/19
season
1st - - 1st 20cm 40cm 1st - 80cm 1st - 95cm
2nd - - 2nd 20cm 40cm 2nd - 85cm 2nd - 90cm
3rd - - 3rd 20cm 40cm 3rd - 85cm 3rd - 90cm
4th - - 4th 20cm 45cm 4th - 85cm 4th - 85cm
5th - - 5th 20cm 45cm 5th - 85cm 5th - 80cm
6th - - 6th 20cm 50cm 6th - 85cm 6th - 75cm
7th - - 7th 20cm 55cm 7th - 85cm 7th - 70cm
8th - - 8th 20cm 55cm 8th - 90cm 8th - 65cm
9th - - 9th 20cm 60cm 9th - 95cm 9th - 65cm
10th - - 10th 20cm 60cm 10th - 100cm 10th - 65cm
11th - - 11th 20cm 60cm 11th - 105cm 11th - 60cm
12th - - 12th 20cm 60cm 12th - 105cm 12th - 60cm
13th - - 13th 20cm 60cm 13th - 115cm 13th - 60cm
14th - - 14th 20cm 60cm 14th - 120cm 14th - 60cm
15th 5cm 35cm 15th 20cm 60cm 15th - 120cm 15th - 60cm
16th 5cm 35cm 16th 20cm 60cm 16th - 120cm 16th - 60cm
17th 0cm 35cm 17th 20cm 60cm 17th - 120cm 17th - 60cm
18th 0cm 30cm 18th 20cm 65cm 18th - 120cm 18th - 55cm
19th 0cm 30cm 19th 20cm 65cm 19th - 120cm 19th - 55cm
20th 0cm 30cm 20th 20cm 65cm 20th - 120cm 20th - 55cm
21st 0cm 30cm 21st 25cm 70cm 21st - 115cm 21st - 50cm
22nd 0cm 30cm 22nd 30cm 70cm 22nd - 110cm 22nd - 50cm
23rd 0cm 30cm 23rd 30cm 70cm 23rd - 110cm 23rd - 50cm
24th 0cm 30cm 24th - 70cm 24th - 105cm 24th - 50cm
25th 0cm 30cm 25th - 75cm 25th - 105cm 25th - 50cm
26th 0cm 30cm 26th - 75cm 26th - 100cm 26th - 40cm
27th - 30cm 27th - 75cm 27th - 100cm 27th - 40cm
28th 15cm 35cm 28th - 75cm 28th - 95cm 28th - 35cm
29th 15cm 35cm 29th - 80cm 29th - - 29th - 35cm
30th 10cm 40cm 30th - 80cm 30th 30th - 30cm
31st 10cm 40cm 31st - 80cm 31st 31st - 30cm

Moya Hills Facilities

School
School
Ski School: Not available Snowboard School: Not available
There is no ski or snowboard school at Moya Hills. 
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
There is a ropetow-serviced kids course area by the base. 
Park Information
Park information
There are no special snow park facilities. 

Moya Hills Season & Opening Times

Typical season is from Mid December until Late March
October November December January February March April May June July
                                                           
Daytime
Daytime
Weekends and holidays Normally open from 9:00am 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
Moya Hills is open from 9:00am until 5:00pm in the daytime.

Nighta is from 4:30pm until 9:00pm.

Moya Hills Lift Ticket Charges

Adults Child
Elementary School age & under
Senior
60 years & over
1 Day (weekend & holidays) 3,060 yen 2,550 yen 2,550 yen
1 Day (weekdays) 2,550 yen 2,040 yen 2,040 yen
Half Day (weekend & holidays) 2,040 yen 1,530 yen 1,530 yen
Half Day (weekdays) 1,840 yen 1,330 yen 1,330 yen
Nighta (weekends & holidays) 2,040 yen 1,530 yen 1,530 yen
Nighta (weekdays) 1,840 yen 1,330 yen 1,330 yen
1 Lift Coupon 260 yen 210 yen 210 yen
7 Lift Coupons 1,670 yen 1,260 yen 1,260 yen
1 Ropetow Coupon 110 yen 110 yen 110 yen
7 Ropetow Coupons 660 yen 550 yen 550 yen
Season Ticket 30,560 yen 23,430 yen 25,470 yen
Lift Ticket Information 2019-2020 Season Lift Tickets

The 1 day ticket is valid from 9:00am until 5:00pm.
The Morning ticket is valid from 9:00am until 1:30pm.
The Afternoon ticket is valid from 12:00pm until 4:30pm.
Nighta is valid from 4:30pm until 9:00pm.

The season ticket price varies depending on when it is bought (December in above example). A season ticket with no name on it can also be bought - about 5000 yen more expensive than the person-specific one.

Getting to Moya Hills

By public transport
Train
Train
16.2km from Shin Aomori Station on the Tohoku Shinkansen line
9.8km from Tsutsui Station on the Aoimori Tetsudousen line
12.4km from Aomori Station on the Ou Honsen Line
Transport Information
Information
Aomori Station on the Ou Honsen line is 12km away and Shin Aomori Station on the Tohoku Shinkasen line is just over 16km.

>> More information on the Tohoku Shinkansen train line
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More information on the Ou Honsen train line
bus
Bus
A bus service is available from Aomori Station.
By Car
Car
8.3km from the Aomori Chuo IC on the Aomori Expressway
Nearest national route: Route 103 (0.8km away)
Direction
Direction
Moya Hills is just over 8km from the Aomori Chuo IC exit of the Aomori Expressway.

From the Aomori Chuo IC exit, turn left onto Route 7 and after another 1km turn right onto Route 103 to head south. Follow Route 103 for 8km until reaching the sign for Moya Hills on the left side. Turn left to head to the resort base.
Parking
Parking
There are a number of car parks at the base of Moya Hills.

More Information

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Address
Address
Nashinoki 63
Moya
Aomori-shi
Aomori-ken
030-0133
Telephone
Telephone
017-764-1110 
1st January 2020
Happy New Year. The 'planned season' dates shown on the ski resort pages are planned opening dates - many ski hills around Japan have been experiencing delays.
Current resort snow depth
30cm
(0cm)
(change since last update)
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