Tsuguro Kogen is located on the north-western slopes of Mt Tsuguro in Maniwa city, in the northern region of Okayama Prefecture.
Okayama Prefecture is in the Chugoku region of western Japan. The ski hills in Okayama are found in the northern mountainous region of the prefecture close to the border with Tottori Prefecture. Okayama Prefecture also boarders Hyogo Prefecture and Hiroshima Prefecture.
Tsuguro Kogen Snow Depth Statistics
Official snow depth numbers from the current season and previous season
Ski and snowboard lessons are available at Tsuguro Kogen.
Ski and snowboard equipment rental is available. Ski and snowboard wear rental is also available.
The 'Chibikko Hiroba' for young children is at the base of the ski hill.
There are no special snow park facilities.
Tsuguro Kogen Season & Opening Times
Typical season is from Mid December until Early March
Weekends and holidays
Normally open from 8:00am until 5:00pm
Normally open from 8:30am until 5:00pm
'Nighta' (night skiing)
Weekends and holidays
Tsuguro Kogen is open from 8:30am until 5:00pm on weekdays and from 8:00am until 5:00pm on weekends and holidays.
There is no nighta at this ski hill.
Tsuguro Kogen Lift Ticket Charges
Elementary School age
1 Day (weekends & holidays)
1 Day (weekdays)
AM / PM (weekends & holidays)
AM / PM (weekdays)
1 Lift Coupon
11 Lift Coupons
The AM ticket is valid from opening until 1:00pm.
The PM ticket is valid from 12:00pm until closing.
Getting to Tsuguro Kogen
By public transport
27.5km from Kurayoshi Station on the Sanin Honsen line
37.4km from Ebi Station on the Hakubi line
Tsuguro Kogen is about 27.5km from Kurayoshi Station on the Sanin Honsen line.
Ebi Station on the Hakubi line is just over 37km to the west.
No shuttle bus service information is available.
15.7km from the Yubara IC on the Yonago Expressway
21km from the Hiruzen IC on the Yonago Expressway
Nearest national route: Route 482 (1.7km away)
Tsuguro Kogen is about 16km from the Yubara IC exit on the Yonago Expressway.
From the Yubara IC exit, turn right onto Route 313 and after 9.5m turn right onto Route 482. Follow Route 482 for just over 4km and at the sign (marked 'Tsuguro Heights') turn right to head up to Tsuguro Kogen.
There are two car parks close to the base of the ski hill. Parking is free every day of the season.
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