Moya Hills (Aomori City, Aomori)

Moya Hills
モヤヒルズ (青森県 青森市)
Planned season: Mid December 2018 until late March 2019
Official snow depth Daily updates during snow season

Reader opinion Resort Reviews [3] Write review
Reader photos Photos [1] Upload photo

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

ropeways Ropeways gondolas Gondolas quad lifts Quad lifts triple lifts Triple lifts pair lifts Pair lifts single lifts Single lifts other lifts Other
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
1st - - 1st 40cm 40cm 1st 80cm 90cm 1st 95cm 135cm
2nd - - 2nd 40cm 40cm 2nd 85cm 90cm 2nd 90cm 135cm
3rd - - 3rd 40cm 40cm 3rd 85cm 90cm 3rd 90cm 135cm
4th - - 4th 45cm 45cm 4th 85cm 90cm 4th 85cm 135cm
5th - - 5th 45cm 45cm 5th 85cm 90cm 5th 80cm 135cm
6th - - 6th 50cm 45cm 6th 85cm 90cm 6th 75cm 135cm
7th - - 7th 55cm 50cm 7th 85cm 95cm 7th 70cm 135cm
8th - - 8th 55cm 55cm 8th 90cm 95cm 8th 65cm 135cm
9th - - 9th 60cm 50cm 9th 95cm 95cm 9th 65cm 125cm
10th - - 10th 60cm 50cm 10th 100cm 95cm 10th 65cm 115cm
11th - - 11th 60cm 45cm 11th 105cm 95cm 11th 60cm 110cm
12th - - 12th 60cm 45cm 12th 105cm 100cm 12th 60cm 110cm
13th - - 13th 60cm 50cm 13th 115cm 105cm 13th 60cm 105cm
14th - - 14th 60cm 50cm 14th 120cm 110cm 14th 60cm 100cm
15th 35cm - 15th 60cm 50cm 15th 120cm 110cm 15th 60cm 100cm
16th 35cm 10cm 16th 60cm 50cm 16th 120cm 110cm 16th 60cm 90cm
17th 35cm 10cm 17th 60cm 50cm 17th 120cm 110cm 17th 60cm 90cm
18th 30cm 15cm 18th 65cm 45cm 18th 120cm 115cm 18th 55cm 85cm
19th 30cm 30cm 19th 65cm 45cm 19th 120cm 120cm 19th 55cm 80cm
20th 30cm 35cm 20th 65cm 45cm 20th 120cm 120cm 20th 55cm 75cm
21st 30cm 30cm 21st 70cm 45cm 21st 115cm 125cm 21st 50cm 70cm
22nd 30cm 30cm 22nd 70cm 50cm 22nd 110cm 125cm 22nd 50cm 70cm
23rd 30cm 30cm 23rd 70cm 50cm 23rd 110cm 125cm 23rd 50cm 70cm
24th 30cm 30cm 24th 70cm 55cm 24th 105cm 125cm 24th 50cm 70cm
25th 30cm 30cm 25th 75cm 60cm 25th 105cm 130cm 25th 50cm 55cm
26th 30cm 30cm 26th 75cm 65cm 26th 100cm 130cm 26th 40cm 55cm
27th 30cm 30cm 27th 75cm 70cm 27th 100cm 135cm 27th 40cm 40cm
28th 35cm 40cm 28th 75cm 75cm 28th 95cm 135cm 28th 35cm 40cm
29th 35cm 45cm 29th 80cm 80cm 29th - - 29th 35cm 30cm
30th 40cm 45cm 30th 80cm 85cm 30th 30th 30cm 30cm
31st 40cm 45cm 31st 80cm 90cm 31st 31st 30cm 30cm

Moya Hills Facilities

Ski School: Not available Snowboard School: Not available
There is no ski or snowboard school at Moya Hills. 
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
Weekends and holidays Normally open from 9:00am until 5:00pm
Weekdays Normally open from 9:00am until 5:00pm
'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
60 years & over
1 Day (weekend & holidays) 3,000 yen 2,500 yen 2,500 yen
1 Day (weekdays) 2,500 yen 2,000 yen 2,000 yen
Half Day (weekend & holidays) 2,000 yen 1,500 yen 1,500 yen
Half Day (weekdays) 1,800 yen 1,300 yen 1,300 yen
Nighta (weekends & holidays) 2,000 yen 1,500 yen 1,500 yen
Nighta (weekdays) 1,800 yen 1,300 yen 1,300 yen
1 Lift Coupon 250 yen 200 yen 200 yen
7 Lift Coupons 1,600 yen 1,200 yen 1,200 yen
1 Ropetow Coupon 100 yen 100 yen 100 yen
6 Ropetow Coupons 600 yen 500 yen 500 yen
Season Ticket 30,000 yen 23,000 yen
Lift Ticket Information 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).

Getting to Moya Hills

By public transport
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
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
More information on the Ou Honsen train line
A bus service is available from Aomori Station.
By Car
8.3km from the Aomori Chuo IC on the Aomori Expressway
Nearest national route: Route 103 (0.8km away)
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.
There are a number of car parks at the base of Moya Hills.

More Information

Visit official website
(link opens in a new window)
Nashinoki 63
2019-2020 SEASON INFO
The ski resort information currently shown on SnowJapan is from the 2018-2019 season. Over the summer and autumn months we will be checking and then updating information. Everything will be updated online in time for the 2019-2020 winter season. Please note that planned ski resort opening dates are often very similar every year, so the dates from the 2018-2019 season can be taken as a good idea of what to expect next season.
Current resort snow depth
Daily updates during snow season
Reader Photos & Reviews
Photos (1) Upload
Read Reviews (3) Write
If you have visited Moya Hills, please share your experience with other SnowJapan readers by writing a Resort Review and/or uploading photos
Other nearby ski resorts
Approx. distance from Moya Hills by road (in winter)
About the information on this page
For more details and explanations about the information presented on this page, please read this.
It is very important to us that the information presented on SnowJapan is correct and up-to-date. Checks and updates are made throughout the year. If you find information that you feel needs checking and updating, please let us know by contacting us. We appreciate your support.