Miyagi Zao Shiroishi (Shiroishi City, Miyagi)

Miyagi Zao Shiroishi
みやぎ蔵王白石
(宮城県 白石市)
Planned season: Friday 18th December 2020 until Sunday 21st March 2021
Official snow depth Daily updates during snow season

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Miyagi Zao Shiroishi is located to the north-west of central Shiroishi city in the south-western region of Miyagi Prefecture. Mt Zao is to the north west of this ski hill. There was a new intermediate 'P Course' from the 2017-2018 season. The resort celebrated its 51st Anniversary during the 2019-2020 season.

Miyagi Prefecture is in the Tohoku region on the north eastern region of the main island of Honshu with a long Pacific coast and bordered with Iwate to the north, Yamagata to the west and Fukushima to the south. The ski hills in Miyagi Prefecture can be found in the mountainous regions stretching from the north to south of the western region of the prefecture.

The Mountain

1146m
300m
846m
38"
7
1600m
4
40%
30%
30%
Skiers
60%
ropeways Ropeways gondolas Gondolas quad lifts Quad lifts triple lifts Triple lifts pair lifts Pair lifts single lifts Single lifts other lifts Other
Boarders
40%
0 0 1 0 3 0 0

Miyagi Zao Shiroishi Snow Depth Statistics

Official snow depth numbers from the current season and previous season
December January February March
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19/20
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20/21
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20/21
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1st 0cm - 1st 70cm 10cm 1st 140cm 45cm 1st 100cm 50cm
2nd 0cm - 2nd 80cm 10cm 2nd 140cm 45cm 2nd 80cm 45cm
3rd 0cm - 3rd 85cm 10cm 3rd 140cm 45cm 3rd 70cm 50cm
4th 0cm - 4th 85cm 5cm 4th 145cm 45cm 4th 75cm 45cm
5th 0cm - 5th 90cm 5cm 5th 155cm 45cm 5th 65cm 40cm
6th 0cm - 6th 95cm 5cm 6th 150cm 55cm 6th 60cm 45cm
7th 0cm - 7th 95cm 5cm 7th 140cm 55cm 7th 50cm 45cm
8th 0cm - 8th 105cm 10cm 8th 140cm 55cm 8th 50cm 40cm
9th 0cm - 9th 110cm 10cm 9th 150cm 60cm 9th 50cm 30cm
10th 0cm - 10th 110cm 15cm 10th 150cm 65cm 10th 50cm 30cm
11th 0cm - 11th 110cm 15cm 11th 150cm 70cm 11th 50cm -
12th 0cm - 12th 110cm 15cm 12th 150cm 70cm 12th 40cm -
13th 0cm - 13th 110cm 15cm 13th 145cm 70cm 13th - -
14th 0cm - 14th 115cm 15cm 14th 140cm 40cm 14th - -
15th 0cm - 15th 110cm 15cm 15th 130cm 40cm 15th - -
16th 40cm - 16th 110cm 20cm 16th 130cm 40cm 16th - -
17th 50cm - 17th 100cm 20cm 17th 130cm 30cm 17th - -
18th 50cm - 18th 100cm 20cm 18th 150cm 30cm 18th - -
19th 65cm - 19th 120cm 20cm 19th 150cm 50cm 19th - -
20th 75cm - 20th 120cm 20cm 20th 150cm 50cm 20th - -
21st 75cm 5cm 21st 120cm 30cm 21st 130cm 40cm 21st - -
22nd 75cm - 22nd 120cm 35cm 22nd 120cm 40cm 22nd - -
23rd 75cm - 23rd 110cm 40cm 23rd 100cm 45cm 23rd - -
24th 75cm - 24th 110cm 40cm 24th 100cm 55cm 24th - -
25th 75cm - 25th 110cm 40cm 25th 100cm 50cm 25th - -
26th 65cm 10cm 26th 110cm 40cm 26th 100cm 50cm 26th - -
27th 70cm 10cm 27th 100cm 40cm 27th 100cm 55cm 27th - -
28th 70cm 15cm 28th 95cm 40cm 28th 100cm 60cm 28th - -
29th 70cm 15cm 29th 95cm 50cm 29th - 60cm 29th - -
30th 55cm 10cm 30th 125cm 50cm 30th 30th - -
31st 60cm 10cm 31st 135cm 45cm 31st 31st - -

Previous Statistics

Miyagi Zao Shiroishi Facilities

School
School
Ski School: Available Snowboard School: Available
There is no ski or snowboard school at Miyagi Zao Shiroishi. 
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 'Kids Park' is located by the side of the Family Course near base and is free to enter. 
Park Information
Park information
There is no specific snow park.

The 'Free Area' close to base is left ungroomed. 

Miyagi Zao Shiroishi 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 8:30am until 4:30pm
Weekdays Normally open from 8:30am until 4:30pm
Nighta
'Nighta' (night skiing)
Weekends and holidays No
Weekdays No
Opening information
Opening information
Miyagi Zao Shiroishi is normally open from 8:30am until 4:30pm.

On weekdays in March the Family Lift and Number 3 lifts are rested.

There is no night skiing at this area.

Miyagi Zao Shiroishi Lift Ticket Charges

Adults Child
Pre-School
Older Child
Junior High & under
Senior
60 years & over
1 Day (8:30am-4:30pm) 3,500 yen 500 yen 1,500 yen 3,000 yen
Morning (8:30am-1:30pm) 3,100 yen 2,700 yen
10am-5pm 3,300 yen 2,900 yen
Afternoon (11:30am-4:30pm) 3,200 yen 2,800 yen
1 Lift Coupon 350 yen 250 yen 250 yen 350 yen
10 Lift Coupons 3,000 yen 2,000 yen 2,000 yen 2,700 yen
Season Ticket 35,000 yen 19,000 yen 19,000 yen 30,000 yen
Lift Ticket Information 2020-2021 Season Lift Tickets

Senior High School students can buy tickets at the same rate as seniors.

Getting to Miyagi Zao Shiroishi

By public transport
Train
Train
19.1km from Shiroishi Zao Station on the Tohoku Shinkansen line
17.2km from Shiroishi Station on the Tohoku Honsen Line
Transport Information
Information
Miyagi Zao Shiroishi is about 17km from Shiroishi Station and about 19km from Shiroishi Zao Station on the Tohoku Shinkansen line.

>> More information on the Tohoku Shinkansen train line
bus
Bus
A free bus is available on from Shiroishi Zao Station to Miyagi Zao Shiroishi, on weekends and holidays. The bus leaves the station at 8:50am and stops at Shiroishi Station at 9:00am.

Reservations are required. The journey takes about 50 minutes.
By Car
Car
18.9km from the Shiroishi IC on the Tohoku Expressway
25.2km from the Miyagi Kawasaki IC on the Yamagata Expressway
27.3km from the Murata IC on the Tohoku Expressway
Nearest national route: Route 457 (7.1km away)
Nearest prefecture road: Prefecture Road 51
Direction
Direction
Miyagi Zao Shiroishi is about 19km from the Shiroishi IC exit on the Tohoku Expressway.

From the Shiroishi IC exit, turn right onto Route 4 and then after about 2km turn right onto Route 457. After about 10km turn left onto Prefecture Road 51 and follow the signs to the ski hill.

>> More information on Yamagata Expressway
>> More information on Tohoku Expressway
Parking
Parking
There is parking for about 1200 vehicles at the base of the ski hill. Parking is free every day of the season.

More Information

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Address
Address
Fubozan Fukuokayatsumiya
Shiroishi-shi
Miyagi-ken
989-0733
Telephone
Telephone
0224-24-8111
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