Izumigatake (Sendai City, Miyagi)

泉ヶ岳 (宮城県 仙台市)
Planned season: Friday 21st December 2018 until mid March 2019
Official snow depth Daily updates during snow season

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Izumigatake is located on the south-eastern slopes of Mt Izumigatake to the north-west of central Sendai city in the western region of central Miyagi Prefecture. It can be seen from Sendai city on a clear day. The Spring Valley Izumi Kogen ski hill is located just to the north on the same mountain.

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.

The Mountain

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Izumigatake Snow Depth Statistics

Official snow depth numbers from the current season and previous season
December January February March
1st - - 1st 65cm 30cm 1st 55cm 60cm 1st 30cm 80cm
2nd - - 2nd 65cm 35cm 2nd 55cm 60cm 2nd 30cm 70cm
3rd - - 3rd 65cm 40cm 3rd 50cm 60cm 3rd 30cm 70cm
4th - - 4th 60cm 40cm 4th 40cm 60cm 4th - 60cm
5th - - 5th 50cm 40cm 5th 35cm 60cm 5th - 50cm
6th - - 6th 45cm 40cm 6th 35cm 60cm 6th - 45cm
7th - - 7th 45cm 40cm 7th 30cm 60cm 7th - 45cm
8th - - 8th 45cm 40cm 8th 35cm 60cm 8th - 40cm
9th - - 9th 45cm 40cm 9th 35cm 60cm 9th - 40cm
10th - - 10th 45cm 50cm 10th 35cm 60cm 10th - 30cm
11th - - 11th 45cm 50cm 11th 35cm 55cm 11th - 30cm
12th - - 12th 40cm 50cm 12th 35cm 55cm 12th - 30cm
13th - - 13th 40cm 50cm 13th 35cm 70cm 13th - 30cm
14th - - 14th 40cm 45cm 14th 35cm 70cm 14th - 30cm
15th - - 15th 35cm 40cm 15th 35cm 70cm 15th - 20cm
16th - - 16th 35cm 35cm 16th 35cm 75cm 16th - 20cm
17th - - 17th 35cm 35cm 17th 35cm 75cm 17th - 20cm
18th - - 18th 35cm 35cm 18th 35cm 85cm 18th - 20cm
19th - - 19th 45cm 35cm 19th 35cm 85cm 19th - -
20th - - 20th 45cm 35cm 20th 35cm 85cm 20th - -
21st - - 21st 45cm 35cm 21st 30cm 85cm 21st - -
22nd - - 22nd 50cm 35cm 22nd 30cm 85cm 22nd - -
23rd - - 23rd 50cm 40cm 23rd 30cm 80cm 23rd - -
24th - - 24th 50cm 40cm 24th 30cm 80cm 24th - -
25th - - 25th 50cm 55cm 25th 30cm 80cm 25th - -
26th - - 26th 55cm 60cm 26th 30cm 80cm 26th - -
27th - 40cm 27th 55cm 60cm 27th 30cm 75cm 27th - -
28th - 30cm 28th 55cm 60cm 28th 30cm 80cm 28th - -
29th 50cm 40cm 29th 60cm 60cm 29th - - 29th - -
30th 65cm 40cm 30th 60cm 60cm 30th 30th - -
31st 65cm 40cm 31st 55cm 60cm 31st 31st - -

Izumigatake Facilities

Ski School: Available Snowboard School: Available
Ski and snowboard lessons are available at Izumigatake. 
Equipment Rental
Ski Rental: Available Snowboard Rental: Available
Ski and snowboard equipment rental is available.
Wear and sledge rental is also available. 
Children Facilities
Children's facilities
There are two 'Chibbiko' young children sledging areas. 
Park Information
Park information
There are no special snow park facilities. 

Izumigatake 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 9:00am until 4:30pm
Weekdays Normally open from 9:00am until 4:30pm
'Nighta' (night skiing)
Weekends and holidays No
Weekdays No
Opening information
Opening information
There is no nighta at this ski hill.

Izumigatake Lift Ticket Charges

Adults Child
3 years to Elementary School age
Older Child
Junior High School age
60 years & over
10 Hours 6,300 yen 4,500 yen 5,000 yen 5,000 yen
8 Hours 3,300 yen 2,000 yen 2,500 yen 2,500 yen
6 Hours 3,000 yen 2,000 yen 2,400 yen 2,400 yen
4 Hours 2,700 yen 2,000 yen 2,200 yen 2,200 yen
1 Lift Coupon 350 yen 300 yen 350 yen 350 yen
11 Lift Coupons 2,800 yen 2,000 yen 2,000 yen 2,000 yen
Season Ticket 32,000 yen 20,000 yen
Lift Ticket Information The 10 Hour ticket is valid for ten hours from the time of purchase.
The 8 Hour ticket is valid for eight hours from the time of purchase.
The 6 Hour ticket is valid for six hours from the time of purchase.
The 4 Hour ticket is valid for four hours from the time of purchase.

All women can buy a one day ticket on weekdays for 2,000 yen.

Getting to Izumigatake

By public transport
23.9km from Sendai Station on the Tohoku Shinkansen line
19.4km from Rikuzen Ochiai Station on the Senzan Line
Transport Information
Izumigatake is less than 24km from Sendai Station.

>> More information on the Tohoku Shinkansen train line
A bus service is available from Bus Terminal 2 of the Izumi Chuo Station on the Nanboku-sen within Sendai.
By Car
14km from the Izumi PA Smart IC on the Tohoku Expressway
20km from the Izumi IC on the Tohoku Expressway
22.3km from the Sendai Miyagi IC on the Tohoku Expressway
Nearest national route: Route 457 (7.5km away)
Nearest prefecture road: Prefecture Road 223
Izumigatake is about 14km from the Izumi Smart IC exit on the Tohoku Expressway and just over 22km from the Sendai Miyagi IC exit.

From Sendai head in a north westerly direction on Route 457 and then Prefecture Road 223 to reach the ski hill.

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There is parking available at the base of Izumigatake. Parking is free on weekdays and 500 yen on weekends and holidays.

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