Oku Kannabe (Toyooka City, Hyogo)

Oku Kannabe
奥神鍋
(兵庫県 豊岡市)
Planned season: Saturday 15th December 2018 until mid March 2019
Official snow depth Daily updates during snow season

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Oku Kannabe (often known as 'Okukan') is located in the Kannabe Kogen region of Toyooka in the northern part of Hyogo Prefecture. The Family Lift goes from the car park area to the resort base and opens 10 minutes earlier (and closes 10 minutes later) than the main ski lifts. For the 2018-2019 season, there will only be night time operations on Saturdays.

This resort is lift and course connected with Manba and they share a lift ticket. The other resort in the Kannabe Kogen area is Up Kannabe.

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.

The Mountain

940m
580m
360m
35"
8
3100m
7
30%
40%
30%
Skiers
40%
ropeways Ropeways gondolas Gondolas quad lifts Quad lifts triple lifts Triple lifts pair lifts Pair lifts single lifts Single lifts other lifts Other
Boarders
60%
0 0 0 0 7 0 0
Oku Kannabe is lift-connected with:
Manba

Oku Kannabe 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 - 70cm 1st - 100cm 1st - 45cm
2nd - - 2nd - 80cm 2nd - 100cm 2nd - 40cm
3rd - - 3rd - 80cm 3rd - 90cm 3rd - 40cm
4th - - 4th - 80cm 4th - 80cm 4th - 40cm
5th - - 5th - 75cm 5th - 70cm 5th - 40cm
6th - - 6th - 60cm 6th - 60cm 6th - 30cm
7th - - 7th - 60cm 7th - 55cm 7th - 20cm
8th - - 8th - 55cm 8th - 55cm 8th - 20cm
9th - - 9th - 60cm 9th - 70cm 9th - -
10th - - 10th - 65cm 10th - 90cm 10th - -
11th - - 11th - 65cm 11th - 90cm 11th - -
12th - - 12th - 60cm 12th - 85cm 12th - -
13th - - 13th - 55cm 13th - 80cm 13th - -
14th - - 14th - 55cm 14th - 95cm 14th - -
15th - 60cm 15th - 50cm 15th - 100cm 15th - -
16th - 60cm 16th - 55cm 16th - 90cm 16th - -
17th - 60cm 17th - 60cm 17th - 90cm 17th - -
18th - 60cm 18th - 60cm 18th - 90cm 18th - -
19th - 60cm 19th - 60cm 19th - 80cm 19th - -
20th - 60cm 20th - 55cm 20th - 70cm 20th - -
21st - 60cm 21st - 60cm 21st - 65cm 21st - -
22nd - 60cm 22nd - 60cm 22nd - 65cm 22nd - -
23rd - 60cm 23rd - 60cm 23rd - 60cm 23rd - -
24th - 60cm 24th - 60cm 24th - 55cm 24th - -
25th - 60cm 25th - 55cm 25th - 55cm 25th - -
26th - 60cm 26th - 100cm 26th - 50cm 26th - -
27th - 60cm 27th - 100cm 27th - 50cm 27th - -
28th - 60cm 28th - 95cm 28th - 50cm 28th - -
29th - 40cm 29th - 90cm 29th - - 29th - -
30th - 60cm 30th - 90cm 30th 30th - -
31st - 70cm 31st - 80cm 31st 31st - -

Previous Statistics

Oku Kannabe Facilities

School
School
Ski School: Available Snowboard School: Available
Ski and snowboard lessons are available at Oku Kannabe. 
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 'Beginner & Kids Park' is located in the base area. Entry to the Kids Park is 1,000 yen or free with valid lift ticket. There is also 'banana boat' snow rafting. 
Park Information
Park information
There are no special snow park facilities. 

Oku Kannabe Season & Opening Times

Typical season is from Mid December until Mid March
October November December January February March April May June July
                                                           
Daytime
Daytime
Weekends and holidays Normally open from 8:20am until 4:50pm
Weekdays Normally open from 8:20am until 4:50pm
Nighta
'Nighta' (night skiing)
Weekends and holidays Sometimes
Weekdays No
Opening information
Opening information
Oku Kannabe is normally open from 8:30am until 4:40pm.

The Family Lift that takes people from the car park area to the base of the ski hill base opens from 8:20am and closes at 4:50pm.

For the 2018-2019 season nighta operations are on Saturdays only, from 6:00pm until 9:30pm.

Oku Kannabe Lift Ticket Charges

Adults Child
4 years to Elementary School age
Senior
55 years & over
1 Day 4,500 yen 2,500 yen 3,500 yen
2 Days 7,500 yen 3,500 yen 6,000 yen
Half Day / 4 Hours 3,500 yen 3,000 yen
Nighta 2,000 yen 2,000 yen 2,000 yen
Season Ticket (all) 50,000 yen 25,000 yen 40,000 yen
Season Ticket (nighta) 10,000 yen 10,000 yen 10,000 yen
Lift Ticket Information The 4 Hour ticket is valid for four hours from the time of purchase.

Individual lift tickets are also available costing 300 yen (Family lift, Number 1 pair lift), 400 yen (Number 2 pair lift) or 600 yen (Number 3, 5 and 6 lifts).

Getting to Oku Kannabe

By public transport
Train
Train
14.7km from Ebara Station on the Sanin Honsen line
Transport Information
Information
Oku Kannabe is about 15km from Ebara Station on the Sanin Honsen line.
bus
Bus
A bus service is available from Ebara Station.
By Car
Car
24.5km from the Yokahyonosen IC on the Bantan Renraku Road
63.6km from the Tottori IC on the Tottori Expressway
Nearest national route: Route 482 (1.2km away)
Direction
Direction
Oku Kannabe is about 24.5km to the north of the Yokohyonosen IC exit on the Bantan Renraku Road using main roads.

From the IC exit turn right onto Route 9 and then get onto Route 312 north and then Route 482 to reach Oku Kannabe. The resort is off the left side of Route 482 and clearly signposted.
Parking
Parking
There is parking for over 1,000 cars at base. Parking is free on weekdays. On Saturdays, Sundays, national holidays and over New Year, the parking charge is 1,500 yen.

More Information

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Address
Address
Yamata 710
Hidaka-cho
Toyooka-shi
Hyogo-ken
669-5377
Telephone
Telephone
0796-45-0510
2019-2020 UPDATES
11th November 2019:

We are still in the process of carefully checking and updating information for the upcoming 19-20 winter season. It is a manual process that will take us into December.

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