Onikoube is located on the northern slopes of Koshibayama and Oshibayama in the Naruko Onsen area of Osaki city in the north-western region of Miyagi Prefecture. There are some areas left ungroomed in the middle area of the ski hill.
Miyagi Prefecture is part of the northern Tohoku region of the main island of Honshu. It has a long Pacific coastline and is bordered with Iwate Prefecture to the north, Yamagata Prefecture to the west and Fukushima Prefecture to the south. The ski hills in Miyagi Prefecture are found in the mountainous regions stretching from the north to south of the western region of the prefecture.
Onikoube Snow Depth Statistics
Official snow depth numbers from the current season and previous season
Ski and snowboard lessons are available at Onikoube.
Ski and snowboard equipment rental is available. Ski and snowboard wear rental is also available.
There is a family gelende area at the base of the resort, along with special kids lessons.
The 'Snow Park' is usually open from January.
Onikoube Season & Opening Times
Typical season is from Mid December until Mid March
Weekends and holidays
Normally open from 8:30am until 5:00pm
Normally open from 9:00am until 4:45pm
'Nighta' (night skiing)
Weekends and holidays
Onikoube is open from 9:00am until 4:30pm on weekdays and from 8:30am until 5:00pm on weekends and holidays in the daytime.
Nighta is on weekends and holidays from 28th December 2019 until 8th March 2020. On Saturdays from 4:00pm until 8:45pm; on Sundays and holidays from 4:00pm until 7:45pm. The Number 3 lift normally operates for nighta.
Onikoube Lift Ticket Charges
Elementary & Junior High School age
60 years & over
1 Lift Coupon
11 Lift Coupons
Season Ticket (all)
Season Ticket (weekday)
2019-2020 Season Lift Tickets
A family ticket for 1 adult and 1 child is 4,700 yen. A family ticket for 2 adult and 1 child is 8,200 yen. A family ticket for 3 adult and 1 child is 11,700 yen.
The 'Sunday' nighta ticket is valid on national holidays as well as Sundays.
A weekday-only season ticket for ladies is 20,000 yen.
Getting to Onikoube
By public transport
48.4km from Furukawa Station on the Tohoku Shinkansen line
16.8km from Naruko Onsen Station on the Rikuutou line
Onikoube is about 17km from Naruko Onsen Station on the Rukuutou line.
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