Onogawa Onsen (Yonezawa City, Yamagata)

Onogawa Onsen
小野川温泉スキー場
(山形県 米沢市)
Planned season: Saturday 25th December 2021 until Sunday 6th March 2022
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Onogawa Onsen is a small ski area located in Yonezawa city in the south-western region of Yamagata Prefecture.

This ski area is usually closed on Mondays and available for private reservations on other weekdays. Their traditional 'human curling' event will be held on 26th February 2022!

The Mountain

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Onogawa Onsen Facilities

School
School
Ski School: Not available Snowboard School: Not available
There is no ski or snowboard school at Onogawa Onsen. 
Rental
Equipment Rental
Ski Rental: Not available Snowboard Rental: Not available
Ski equipment rental is available. 
Children Facilities
Children's facilities
There is a sledding area in the base area. 
Park Information
Park information
There is no specific snow park. 

Onogawa Onsen Season & Opening Times

Typical season is from Late December until Late February
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Daytime
Daytime
Weekends and holidays Normally open from 9:00am 4:30
Weekdays Not open on Mondays and other weekdays by reservation
Nighta
'Nighta' (night skiing)
Weekends and holidays No
Weekdays No
Opening information
Opening information
Onogawa Onsen is normally open from 9:00am until 4:30pm at weekends and on holidays.

Generally closed to the general public on Tuesdays through Fridays. On those days it is available for private reservations - at a cost of 50,000 yen.

Generally completely closed to everyone on Mondays.

There is no night skiing at this area.

Onogawa Onsen Lift Ticket Charges

Adults Child
Elementary & Junior High age
Senior
1 Day 2,500 yen 1,000 yen
4 Hours 1,600 yen 800 yen
1 Lift Coupon 250 yen 150 yen
11 Lift Coupons 2,500 yen 1,200 yen
Lift Ticket Information 2021-2022 Season Lift Tickets

A ticket for one adult and child is 2,500 yen. Also:

1 adult + 2 children = 3,000 yen
1 adult + 3 children = 3,500 yen
2 adults + 1 child = 4,000 yen
2 adults + 2 children = 4,500 yen
2 adults + 2 children = 5,000 yen

Getting to Onogawa Onsen

By public transport
Train
Train
9.5km from Yonezawa Station on the Yamagata Shinkansen line
6.8km from Nishi Yonezawa Station on the Yonesaka line
9.5km from Yonezawa Station on the Yonesaka line
Transport Information
Information
Onogawa Onsen is about 7km from Nishi Yonezawa Station and less than 10km from Yonezawa Station on the Yonesaka line and Yamagata Shinkansen line.
bus
Bus
A bus from Yonezawa Station to Onogawa Onsen takes about 25 minutes.
By Car
Car
11.4km from the Yonezawa Kita IC on the Yonezawa Nanyo Road
45km from the Fukushima Iizaka IC on the Tohoku Expressway
Nearest national route: Route 121 (4.5km away)
Nearest prefecture road: Prefecture Road 234
Direction
Direction
Onogawa Onsen is located by the side of Prefecture Road 235 to the west of central Yonezawa city.

It is just over 11km from the Yonezawa Kita IC exit on the Yonezawa Nanyo Road.

From the IC exit turn right and after about 350m turn left onto Route 121. After about 6.5km keep going straight on as the road changes to Prefecture Road 233. 2km later the road changes to Prefecture Road 234. Onogawa is about 2.5km along Prefecture Road 234 on the left hand side of the road.

About 20 minutes from Yonezawa City Office
About 25 minutes from Yonezawa Chuo IC


Parking
Parking
There is parking for about 30 vehicles at the base of Onogawa Onsen.

More Information

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Address
Address
Onogawamachi 188-1
Yonezawa-shi
Yamagata-ken
992-0076
Telephone
Telephone
0238-32-2121
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