Hagurosan (Tsuruoka City, Yamagata)

Hagurosan
羽黒山スキー場
(山形県 鶴岡市)
Planned season: Saturday 18th December 2021 until Thursday 10th March 2022
Official snow depth Daily updates during snow season

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Hagurosan is a small ski area located on Mt Haguro, one of the 'Three Mountains of Dewa', in Tsuruoka city in the north-western region of Yamagata Prefecture. Nearby Haguro Shrine is popular throughout the year. A path of 2,466 stone steps leads to the summit of the mountain, past the famous Goju-to five story pagoda and various shrines.

Yamagata Prefecture is located in the south-west part of Tohoku with the west coast facing the Sea of Japan. The boundaries of Yamagata Prefecture are all mountainous with Niigata Prefecture and Fukushima Prefecture to the south, Akita Prefecture to the north and Miyagi Prefecture to the east. The ski and snowboard ski hills in Yamagata range from very small one-lift local hills to the biggest individual ski resort in Japan (Zao Onsen) and are spread across the Prefecture.

The Mountain

385m
75m
310m
32"
7
500m
2
20%
40%
40%
Skiers
70%
ropeways Ropeways gondolas Gondolas quad lifts Quad lifts triple lifts Triple lifts pair lifts Pair lifts single lifts Single lifts other lifts Other
Boarders
30%
0 0 0 0 2 0 0

Hagurosan Snow Depth Statistics

Official snow depth numbers from the current season and previous season
December January February March
21/22
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20/21
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21/22
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20/21
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21/22
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20/21
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21/22
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20/21
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1st - - 1st - 110cm 1st - 180cm 1st - 180cm
2nd - - 2nd - 150cm 2nd - 180cm 2nd - 180cm
3rd - - 3rd - 165cm 3rd - 200cm 3rd - 180cm
4th - - 4th - 180cm 4th - 235cm 4th - 180cm
5th - - 5th - 220cm 5th - 240cm 5th - 180cm
6th - - 6th - 210cm 6th - 210cm 6th - 170cm
7th - - 7th - 200cm 7th - 200cm 7th - 170cm
8th - - 8th - 200cm 8th - 200cm 8th - 160cm
9th - - 9th - 220cm 9th - 200cm 9th - 160cm
10th - - 10th - 230cm 10th - 210cm 10th - 160cm
11th - - 11th - 235cm 11th - 220cm 11th - -
12th - - 12th - 230cm 12th - 220cm 12th - -
13th - - 13th - 220cm 13th - 210cm 13th - -
14th - - 14th - 200cm 14th - 200cm 14th - -
15th - - 15th - 200cm 15th - 200cm 15th - -
16th - - 16th - 190cm 16th - 200cm 16th - -
17th - - 17th - 200cm 17th - 190cm 17th - -
18th - - 18th - 200cm 18th - 220cm 18th - -
19th - 90cm 19th - 200cm 19th - 220cm 19th - -
20th - 100cm 20th - 200cm 20th - 210cm 20th - -
21st - 100cm 21st - 200cm 21st - 195cm 21st - -
22nd - 110cm 22nd - 200cm 22nd - 195cm 22nd - -
23rd - 100cm 23rd - 200cm 23rd - 180cm 23rd - -
24th - 100cm 24th - 200cm 24th - 180cm 24th - -
25th - 100cm 25th - 190cm 25th - 180cm 25th - -
26th - 100cm 26th - 180cm 26th - 190cm 26th - -
27th - 100cm 27th - 180cm 27th - 190cm 27th - -
28th - 100cm 28th - 180cm 28th - 180cm 28th - -
29th - 100cm 29th - 180cm 29th - - 29th - -
30th - 100cm 30th - 190cm 30th 30th - -
31st - 100cm 31st - 180cm 31st 31st - -

Hagurosan Facilities

School
School
Ski School: Available Snowboard School: Available
Ski lessons are available at Hagurosan. 
Rental
Equipment Rental
Ski Rental: Available Snowboard Rental: Available
Ski and snowboard equipment rental is available. 
Children Facilities
Children's facilities
There is a kids area for young children. 
Park Information
Park information
There are no special snow park facilities. 

Hagurosan Season & Opening Times

Typical season is from Mid December until Early March
October November December January February March April May June July
                                                           
Daytime
Daytime
Weekends and holidays Normally open from 9:00am until 4:00pm
Weekdays Normally open from 9:00am until 4:00pm
Nighta
'Nighta' (night skiing)
Weekends and holidays No
Weekdays No
Opening information
Opening information
Hagurosan is open from 9:00am until 4:00pm for most of the season.

There is no night skiing at this ski area.

Hagurosan Lift Ticket Charges

Adults Child
Junior High School age & under
Senior
1 Day 3,000 yen 2,000 yen
Morning (9am-1pm) 2,000 yen 1,200 yen
Afternoon (12pm-4pm) 2,000 yen 1,200 yen
1 Lift Coupon 220 yen 160 yen
11 Lift Coupons 2,200 yen 1,600 yen
Season Ticket 21,400 yen 10,200 yen
Lift Ticket Information 2021-2022 Season Lift Tickets

Getting to Hagurosan

By public transport
Train
Train
14.4km from Fujishima Station on the Ou Honsen Line
17.6km from Tsuruoka Station on the Ou Honsen Line
Transport Information
Information
Hagurosan less than 15km from Tsuruoka Station on the Ou Honsen line.
bus
Bus
A bus service from Tsuruoka Station is available with a stop close by. The journey takes about 50 minutes.
By Car
Car
20.2km from the Tsuruoka IC on the Yamagata Expressway
21.5km from the Shounai Asahi IC on the Yamagata Expressway
Nearest national route: Route 112 (12.9km away)
Nearest prefecture road: Prefecture Road 47
Direction
Direction
Hagurosan is about 20km from the Tsuruoka IC exit on the Yamagata Expressway.

From the Tsuruoka IC exit, turn left onto Route 7 and after about 650m turn right onto Prefecture Road 47. Continue on this road for over 19km until reaching the entrance road for the ski hill. Turn left to head to the car parks.
Parking
Parking
Parking is available at the base of the ski area.

More Information

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Address
Address
Haguroyama
Haguro-machi-touge
Tsuruoka-shi
Yamagata-ken
997-0211
Telephone
Telephone
0235-62-2152
Current resort snow depth
Daily updates during snow season
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