Yawata Highland 191 Resort (Kita Hiroshima Town, Hiroshima)

Yawata Highland 191 Resort
やわたハイランド191リゾート (広島県 北広島町)
Planned season: Friday 22nd December 2017 until mid March 2018
Official snow depth Daily updates during snow season

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Yawata Highland 191 Resort is located just by Route 191 in Kita Hiroshima city in the north-western region of Hiroshima Prefecture. Until 2010 it was called Yawata Kogen 191.

Hiroshima Prefecture is in the Chugoku region of western Japan. The capital city, Hiroshima, is on the southern coastline by the Seto Inland Sea. The two main regions of Hiroshima Prefecture where most of the ski hills can be found are the north-western region around Kita Hiroshima town and the north-eastern region of Shobara city.

The Mountain

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Yawata Highland 191 Resort Snow Depth Statistics

Official snow depth numbers from the current season and previous season
December January February March
1st - - 1st 100cm 80cm 1st 210cm 170cm 1st 140cm 125cm
2nd - - 2nd 95cm 80cm 2nd 200cm 165cm 2nd 140cm 110cm
3rd - - 3rd 90cm 75cm 3rd 210cm 160cm 3rd 140cm 125cm
4th - - 4th 95cm 75cm 4th 220cm 155cm 4th 130cm 130cm
5th - - 5th 90cm 75cm 5th 220cm 140cm 5th 125cm 110cm
6th - - 6th 95cm 70cm 6th 220cm 130cm 6th 120cm 100cm
7th - - 7th 95cm 70cm 7th 230cm 140cm 7th 120cm 80cm
8th - - 8th 90cm 70cm 8th 230cm 140cm 8th 120cm 95cm
9th - - 9th 85cm 65cm 9th 230cm 150cm 9th 110cm 120cm
10th - - 10th 95cm 65cm 10th 230cm 180cm 10th 100cm 135cm
11th - - 11th 140cm 65cm 11th 220cm 200cm 11th 85cm 120cm
12th - - 12th 170cm 65cm 12th 220cm 220cm 12th - 110cm
13th - - 13th 190cm 70cm 13th 230cm 205cm 13th - -
14th - - 14th 195cm 75cm 14th 230cm 225cm 14th - -
15th - - 15th 195cm 90cm 15th 230cm 220cm 15th - -
16th - - 16th 190cm 90cm 16th 220cm 205cm 16th - -
17th - 90cm 17th 185cm 90cm 17th 210cm 210cm 17th - -
18th - 90cm 18th 175cm 95cm 18th 200cm 170cm 18th - -
19th - 90cm 19th 170cm 90cm 19th 190cm 180cm 19th - -
20th - 85cm 20th 155cm 85cm 20th 180cm 150cm 20th - -
21st - 80cm 21st 145cm 130cm 21st 175cm 160cm 21st - -
22nd 95cm 80cm 22nd 135cm 130cm 22nd 170cm 160cm 22nd - -
23rd 95cm 75cm 23rd 145cm 150cm 23rd 170cm 150cm 23rd - -
24th 95cm 80cm 24th 165cm 190cm 24th 165cm 150cm 24th - -
25th 90cm 75cm 25th 175cm 195cm 25th 160cm 150cm 25th - -
26th 95cm 70cm 26th 185cm 190cm 26th 160cm 150cm 26th - -
27th 100cm 70cm 27th 210cm 190cm 27th 160cm 140cm 27th - -
28th 105cm 85cm 28th 210cm 180cm 28th 150cm 135cm 28th - -
29th 105cm 85cm 29th 220cm 175cm 29th - - 29th - -
30th 105cm 85cm 30th 215cm 145cm 30th 30th - -
31st 100cm 85cm 31st 215cm 170cm 31st 31st - -

Previous Statistics

Yawata Highland 191 Resort Facilities

Ski School: Available Snowboard School: Available
Ski and snowboard lessons are available at Yawata Highland 191 Resort. 
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 Snow Land' area is by the base and costs 1,000 yen for children and 500 yen for adults. The area features a snow escalator, an air dome, tubing and sledge area.

There is also a special kids course area and a nature area called 'Kids Forest' for playing in the snow. 
Park Information
Park information
There is a 'Snow Park' on the lower part of the resort. 

Yawata Highland 191 Resort Season & Opening Times

Typical season is from Mid December until Mid March
October November December January February March April May June July
Weekends and holidays Normally open from 7:00am until 5:00pm
Weekdays Normally open from 8:00am until 5:00pm
'Nighta' (night skiing)
Weekends and holidays No
Weekdays No
Opening information
Opening information
Yawata Highland 191 Resort is open from 8:00am until 5:00pm on weekdays and from 7:00am until 5:00pm on holidays (except in December and March when the resort opens at 7:30am on holidays).

There is no nighta at this ski hill.

Yawata Highland 191 Resort Lift Ticket Charges

Adults Child
Junior High School age & under
Older Child
Senior High School age
60 years & over
1 Day 4,200 yen 2,000 yen 2,700 yen 3,200 yen
Afternoon (from 12:30pm) 2,700 yen 1,000 yen 1,600 yen 2,200 yen
1 Lift Coupon 400 yen 400 yen 400 yen 400 yen
Season Ticket 40,000 yen 20,000 yen 30,000 yen
Lift Ticket Information A number of Family tickets are available:

1 adult and 1 child - 5,200 yen
1 adult and 2 children - 6,700 yen
2 adults and 1 child - 8,500 yen
2 adults and 2 children - 10,000 yen

The Season Ticket includes a number of extras including free parking.

Getting to Yawata Highland 191 Resort

By public transport
79.5km from Hiroshima Station on the Sanyo Shinkansen line
42.5km from Masuda Station on the Sanin Honsen line
79.5km from Hiroshima Station on the Sanyo Honsen Line
Transport Information
The closest train station is Masuda Station on the Sanin Honsen line, about 42km to the west of the ski hill.

Hiroshima Station is about 80km away.
No shuttle bus service information is available.
By Car
28.3km from the Togouchi IC on the Chugoku Expressway
Nearest national route: Route 191 (0.4km away)
Nearest prefecture road: Prefecture Road 115
Yawata Highland 191 Resort is just over 28km from Togouchi IC on the Chugoku Expressway.

From the Togouchi IC exit take Route 191. The resort is just off the right hand side of the road.
There is parking for about 1,000 vehicles close to base. Parking charges are 500 yen on weekdays and 1,000 yen on weekends and holidays.

More Information

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Nishiyawatahara 2568
Kita Hiroshima-cho
As the 2018-2019 winter season approaches, we will gradually be updating the information for every ski resort in Japan.

Many ski resorts in Japan do not update their own information until the autumn months and so our process of updating information will be ongoing until November.

Resorts usually open and close around the same time each season - if the 2017-2018 planned season dates are still displayed on this page, they can be used as a good indication of the season length.

(Late May 2018)
Current resort snow depth
Daily updates during snow season
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