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Ski Resort information 2016-2017

Ski Resort information 2016-2017

Appi Kogen Ski Resort Amihari Onsen Ski Resort Geto Kogen Ski Resort Shizukuishi Ski Resort Hachimantai Resort Panorama and Shimokura

Ski Resort

[Hachimantai] Appi Kogen Ski Resort
An overwhelming size with a total distance of 45.1km of runs,
top class powder snow and quality ski slopes.

Location: 〒028-7395 Iwate-ken, Hachimantai-shi, Appi Kogen
Tel: 0195-73-5111

Planned start to the season

10th December 2016

Event Information

(1) This season we’ve added two new chair lifts.
Reborn as a chairlift that can also be used by snowboarder, this is an evolutionary leap in ski area access!
(2) Children's Ski Days
8 hour lift tickets are half price for elementary school and JHS students on the 3rd Sunday of the month (Dec-Mar)
(3) Couple's Days on weekdays
Come to Appi as a couple on the 22nd of the month (Dec-Apr) or 2nd Feb (limited to weekdays)

Courses & Lifts

Lifts: 14 Gondolas: 2 Courses: 21
Length of longest course: 5,500m No. of lifts usually in operation: 11

Access

About 15mins from the Tohoku Expressway's Matsuo-Hachimantai IC. About 20mins from the Tohoku Expressway's Appi IC.

* 200mins at the fastest from Tokyo using the shinkansen and connecting bus! Free parking for 7000 cars.

[Shizukuishi] Amihari Onsen Ski Resort
A hot spring snow resort with a course layout
full of variety which can be enjoyed by families
through to expert skiiers.

Location: 〒020-0585 Iwate-ken, Iwate-gun, Shizukuishi-cho, Amihari Onsen
Tel: 019-693-2211

Planned start to the season

10th December 2016

Event Information

(1) Daily specials on weekdays!
Mondays and Fridays for people 29 and under, Tuesdays and Thursdays for senior citizens and Wednesdays for ladies.
(2) Flexible 16, 32 & 48 hour tickets
Share with your friends, or just use them as you need them.
(3) Trully snow! 19,Truly snow! 20
Free tickets for 19 year olds Monday-Friday,1-day tickets are half price for 20-year-olds. (need to register in advance)

Courses & Lifts

Lifts: 3 Courses: 7
Length of longest course: 3,000m

Access

About 40mins from the Tohoku Expressway's Morioka IC.
Take the Tohoku Shinkansen, Akita Shinkansen or Tohoku Line to Morioka Station and then it's about 60mins by bus.
Free parking for 2400 cars

[Kitakami] Geto Kogen Ski Resort
An overwhelming amount of snow.
Top class powder snow
~Geto, the kingdom of snow

Location: 〒024-0322 Iwate-ken, Kitakami-shi, Waga-cho, Iwasaki, Shinden
Tel: 0197-65-9000

Planned start to the season

3rd December 2016

Event Information

(1) Children`s Ski Day
Free lift tickets for elementary school students on the 3rd Sunday of every month.

Courses & Lifts

Lifts: 3 Gondolas: 2 Courses: 14
Length of longest course: 2,980m Tree run courses: 4

Access

About 30mins (25km) via Prefectural Highway 122 from the Tohoku Expressway's Kitakami Ezuriko IC.
About 25mins (20km) via Prefectural Highway 37 from the Akita Expressway's Kitakami Nishi IC.

*There's a free shuttle bus from Kitakami Station (Tohoku Shinkansen)
Free parking for 3000 cars. However, there's a charge of \500 on Saturdays,
Sundays, Holidays, New Year (Dec 28- Jan 5) and GW.

[Shizukuishi] Shizukuishi Ski Resort
All lift tickets free for elementary school students and younger!
Enjoy winter sports to the full!
A snow resort entirely about having fun!

Location: 〒020-0593 Iwate-ken, Iwate-gun, Shizukuishi-cho, Takakura Onsen
Tel: 019-693-1114(Shizukuishi Prince Hotel)

Planned start to the season

10th December 2016

Event Information

(1) Free Kids Program
Lift tickets for elementary school students and younger are free everyday.
On specified dates we offer free rentals and skiing lessons for a limited number of people.
(2) Shizukuishi Snowland
Kids and adults can enjoy doing tubing! Definitely give it a go.
(3) Snow Cat Tour
Experience the off piste snow cat tour and cruising over the snow plains (There’s a fee for people who register immediately before the event)

Courses & Lifts

Lifts: 5 Ropeway: 1 Courses: 11
Length of longest course: 4,500m

Access

About 30mins via National Highway 46 from the Tohoku Expressway's Morioka IC.
About 30mins from the Tohoku Expressway's Takizawa IC.

*180min at the fastest from Tokyo using the Akita Shinkansen.
Free parking for 2000 cars.

[Hachimantai] Hachimantai Resort Panorama and Shimokura
2 ski areas and resort hotels
Enjoy winter to the full with snow and hot springs

Location: 〒028-7302 Iwate-ken, Hachimantai-shi, Hachimantai Onsenkyo
Tel: 0195-78-4111

Planned start to the season

16th December 2016

Event Information

(1) Happy New Year Firework Display
1st Jan (Sun)About 1000 fireworks will be launched into the night sky of the new year.
(2) Demo Camp & Masters Challenge Technique Championships
Demo Camp will be held on 18 March(Sat) and the fundamental skiing competition for adults on 19th March(Sun)
(3) We hold a large variety of skiing and snowboarding tournaments

Courses & Lifts

Lifts: 7 Courses: 14(Panorama Lifts: 4・Courses: 7/Shimokura Lifts:3・Courses: 7)
Length of longest course: 2,700m

Access

About 15mins via National Highway 45 from the Tohoku Expressway's Matsuo-Hachimantai IC.
Take the Tohoku Shinkansen then it's about 90mins from Morioka Station by bus.
Free parking.

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