Ojiro is located in the southern area of Kami town in the northern region of Hyogo Prefecture. An 8-person gondola takes people from town-level base to the slopes higher up on the mountain-side. Dogs can take a ride on the Gondola - on the special pet-friendly gondola cabins - to use the Dog Run facility. As long as they are with their owners, of course! Dogs - take your owners, please.
Hyogo Prefecture is located in the Kansai region of western Japan. It stretches the width of the country and has a coastline both on the Sea of Japan to the north and on the Seto Inland Sea to the south. Most of the ski and snowboard resorts in Hyogo Prefecture are located in the northern region of the Prefecture.
Ojiro Snow Depth Statistics
Official snow depth numbers from the current season and previous season
Ski and snowboard equipment rental is available. Ski and snowboard wear rental is also available.
The 'Ojiro Kids Park' on the lower area of the slopes is 500 yen for people without a valid lift ticket (or free with a valid lift ticket). You still need to get the Gondola up there though. It is open from 9:30am until 4:00pm.
There is a 'Park Area' in the area between the Number 2 and 3 courses, under the Number 4 pair lift.
Ojiro Season & Opening Times
Typical season is from Mid December until Late March
Weekends and holidays
Normally open from 8:30am until 4:30pm
Normally open from 9:00am until 4:30pm
'Nighta' (night skiing)
Weekends and holidays
The lifts at Ojiro are normally open from 9:00am until 4:30pm on weekdays and from 8:30pm until 4:30pm on weekends and holidays.
The Gondola is operates until 5:00pm but the last one going up is at 4:00pm.
There is no nighta at this resort.
Ojiro Lift Ticket Charges
Elementary School age
55 years & over
1 Day (weekends & holidays)
1 Day (weekdays)
Half Day (weekends & holidays)
Half Day (weekdays)
1 Lift Coupon
2019-2020 Season Lift Tickets
Ladies Day is every Monday, Tuesday and Thursday. On those days a 1 day ticket for ladies is 1,000 yen (not over New Year).
Senior Day is every Wednesday. On those days a 1 day ticket for seniors is 2,000 yen (not over New Year).
Pets (in this case, dogs) can ride the Gondola - with their owners. This is to get to the Dog Run which costs 1,000 yen per pet to use.
Various joint Mac Earth season tickets are available.
Getting to Ojiro
By public transport
32.9km from Ebara Station on the Sanin Honsen line
38.8km from Yoka Station on the Sanin Honsen line
Ojiro is about 39km from Yoka Station on the Sanin Honsen line.
A bus service is available from Yoka Station - the journey takes about 60 minutes.
34.3km from the Yokahyonosen IC on the Bantan Renraku Road
57km from the Tottori IC on the Tottori Expressway
Nearest national route: Route 482 (0.4km away)
Ojiro is located a short distance off Route 482 and is within reach of Tottori city (west) and Toyooka city (east).
From the Yokahyonosen IC exit of the Bantan Renraku Road turn left onto Route 9 and after about 29km turn left onto Route 482. The turn off for Ojiro is about 5.5km on along Route 482 on the right hand side.
Parking is free on weekdays and 1,000 yen at weekends and on holidays. Increased car park capacity for this season!
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