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

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Oku Kannabe Snow Depth Statistics

Official snow depth numbers from the current season and previous season
December January February March
1st - - 1st 70cm 105cm 1st 100cm 180cm 1st 45cm 150cm
2nd - - 2nd 80cm 105cm 2nd 100cm 170cm 2nd 40cm 145cm
3rd - - 3rd 80cm 110cm 3rd 90cm 160cm 3rd 40cm 140cm
4th - - 4th 80cm 120cm 4th 80cm 160cm 4th 40cm 135cm
5th - - 5th 75cm 130cm 5th 70cm 170cm 5th 40cm 125cm
6th - - 6th 60cm 130cm 6th 60cm 190cm 6th 30cm 115cm
7th - - 7th 60cm 120cm 7th 55cm 190cm 7th 20cm 115cm
8th - - 8th 55cm 120cm 8th 55cm 190cm 8th 20cm 110cm
9th - - 9th 60cm 110cm 9th 70cm 190cm 9th - 110cm
10th - - 10th 65cm 110cm 10th 90cm 185cm 10th - 110cm
11th - - 11th 65cm 125cm 11th 90cm 185cm 11th - 100cm
12th - - 12th 60cm 120cm 12th 85cm 190cm 12th - 95cm
13th - - 13th 55cm 120cm 13th 80cm 220cm 13th - 95cm
14th - - 14th 55cm 130cm 14th 95cm 225cm 14th - 95cm
15th 60cm - 15th 50cm 130cm 15th 100cm 200cm 15th - 85cm
16th 60cm 70cm 16th 55cm 120cm 16th 90cm 190cm 16th - 75cm
17th 60cm 80cm 17th 60cm 110cm 17th 90cm 190cm 17th - 70cm
18th 60cm 100cm 18th 60cm 100cm 18th 90cm 190cm 18th - 65cm
19th 60cm 95cm 19th 60cm 95cm 19th 80cm 185cm 19th - -
20th 60cm 105cm 20th 55cm 90cm 20th 70cm 180cm 20th - -
21st 60cm 95cm 21st 60cm 85cm 21st 65cm 175cm 21st - -
22nd 60cm 95cm 22nd 60cm 85cm 22nd 65cm 180cm 22nd - -
23rd 60cm 80cm 23rd 60cm 95cm 23rd 60cm 180cm 23rd - -
24th 60cm 80cm 24th 60cm 110cm 24th 55cm 180cm 24th - -
25th 60cm 65cm 25th 55cm 140cm 25th 55cm 170cm 25th - -
26th 60cm 70cm 26th 100cm 160cm 26th 50cm 170cm 26th - -
27th 60cm 110cm 27th 100cm 180cm 27th 50cm 170cm 27th - -
28th 60cm 140cm 28th 95cm 175cm 28th 50cm 165cm 28th - -
29th 40cm 140cm 29th 90cm 180cm 29th - - 29th - -
30th 60cm 135cm 30th 90cm 180cm 30th 30th - -
31st 70cm 120cm 31st 80cm 180cm 31st 31st - -

Previous Statistics

Oku Kannabe Facilities

Ski School: Available Snowboard School: Available
Ski and snowboard lessons are available at Oku Kannabe. 
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
Weekends and holidays Normally open from 8:20am until 4:50pm
Weekdays Normally open from 8:20am until 4:50pm
'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
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
14.7km from Ebara Station on the Sanin Honsen line
Transport Information
Oku Kannabe is about 15km from Ebara Station on the Sanin Honsen line.
A bus service is available from Ebara Station.
By 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)
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.
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.

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