Hiroshima Kenmin no Mori (Shobara City, Hiroshima)

Hiroshima Kenmin no Mori
広島県県民の森
(広島県 庄原市)
Planned season: Mid December 2019 until late March 2020
Official snow depth --- [updated on 6th April 2020]

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Hiroshima Kenmin no Mori is a small ski located on the eastern slopes of Mt Hiba in Shobara city, in the north-eastern region of Hiroshima Prefecture. The ski hill itself boasts of some of the best quality snow in the region. There are two pair lifts and one rope tow lift.

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

1080m
250m
830m
34"
4
1200m
3
25%
40%
35%
Skiers
70%
ropeways Ropeways gondolas Gondolas quad lifts Quad lifts triple lifts Triple lifts pair lifts Pair lifts single lifts Single lifts other lifts Other
Boarders
30%
0 0 0 0 2 0 1

Hiroshima Kenmin no Mori Snow Depth Statistics

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

Previous Statistics

Hiroshima Kenmin no Mori Facilities

School
School
Ski School: Available Snowboard School: Available
Ski and snowboard lessons are available at Hiroshima Kenmin no Mori. 
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 'Family Hiroba' area is near base. 
Park Information
Park information
 

Hiroshima Kenmin no Mori 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 8:30am until 5:00pm
Weekdays Normally open from 8:30am until 5:00pm
Nighta
'Nighta' (night skiing)
Weekends and holidays No
Weekdays No
Opening information
Opening information
Hiroshima Kenmin no Mori is open from 8:30am until 5:00pm.

There is no nighta at this ski hill.

Hiroshima Kenmin no Mori Lift Ticket Charges

Adults Child
Elementary School age & under
Senior
60 years & over
1 Day 4,300 yen 2,500 yen 2,500 yen
2 Days 6,900 yen 4,700 yen 4,700 yen
Morning (8:30am-1pm) 3,300 yen
Afternoon (12:30pm-5pm) 3,300 yen
1 Lift Coupon 400 yen
12 Lift Coupons 4,000 yen
Rope 1 time 120 yen
Rope 11 times 1,200 yen
Lift Ticket Information 2019-2020 Season Lift Tickets

Getting to Hiroshima Kenmin no Mori

By public transport
Train
Train
6.6km from Yuki Station on the Kisuki line
15.4km from Bingo Ochiai Station on the Geibi line
Transport Information
Information
The nearest train station is Yuki Station on the Kisuki line.

Bingo Ochiai Station on the Geibi line is over 15km from the ski hill.
bus
Bus
No shuttle bus service information is available. A taxi from Bingo Ochiai Station takes about 20 minutes.
By Car
Car
38.3km from the Shobara IC on the Chugoku Expressway
37.9km from the Tojo IC on the Chugoku Expressway
Nearest national route: Route 314 (6.7km away)
Nearest prefecture road: Prefecture Road 256
Direction
Direction
Hiroshima Kenmin no Mori is about 38km from Shobara IC on the Chugoku Expressway.

Tojo IC on the same expressway is about 38km away to the south.

The ski hill is located just off Prefecture Road 256 which is off the main Route 314 road.
Parking
Parking
There is parking for 600 vehicles at the base of the ski hill.

More Information

Visit official website
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Address
Address
Yuki 156-14
Saijo-cho
Shobara-shi
Hiroshima-ken
729-5602
Telephone
Telephone
0824-84-2011
Current resort snow depth
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(change since last update)
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