Hunter Mt. Shiobara - Ski & Snow Resort

Hunter Mountain Shiobara is one of the largest snow resorts in the Tokyo region, has 12 trails for you to enjoy including a 3km downhill trail. There is also the 'Snow Park', which has rails, boxes kickers and a half pipe, a 'Slalom' trail, the 'Family Park', where children can enjoy skiing and snowboarding, and the 'Kids Park', for playing in the snow, so everyone will have a great time. Hunter Mountain Gondola (Ropeway) summit is 1600m above sea level; one of Japan's most renowned sites for autumn colors. There is shuttle bus from JR Nasushiobara Station & Tobu Kinogawa Onsen Station. From NASU GARDEN OUTLET to JR Nasushiobara Station there is also a Free NASU GARDEN OUTLET Shuttle.

Hunter Mt. Shiobara - Ski & Snow Resort
Trail Map of Hunter Mountain Shiobara

Hunter Mountain Shiobara Trial Courses

Difficulty* Length Width Difference in height Degree oblique
Max Average
BROAD WAY [Easy] [More] 1,010 100 130 22 10
SESAME St. [Easy] 220 20 10 8 5
FAMILY GELANDE [Easy] 700 55 100 10 7
FASHION Ave. [Easy] 380 50 40 5 5
42ND St. [More] 1,000 50 200 22 15
WESTSIDE St. [Easy] 960 30 140 15 10
WALL St. [Most] 600 45 190 25 20
MADISON Ave. [More] [Most] 650 50 180 20 15
NEW MADISON. [Most] 380 50 120 25 20
F.D.R [More] [Most] 810 50 220 25 18
LEXINGTON Ave. [More] 870 50 180 20 15
PARK Ave. [More] [Most] 970 50 180 20 15
* [Easy]: Easy Slope, [More]: More Difficult Slope, [Most]: Most Difficult Slope
Time Schedule Period of service: Oct. 6th (Sat) - Nov. 11th (Sun), 2012
Service hours: 09:00-16:00 (final lift to summit)
Price (Gondola/Ropeway Return Ticket Fees) Adult:1,500 yen, Child (aged 3 - elementary school age):800 yen, Pets:1,000 yen.
Reservation 乗車方法  
NASUSHIOBARA Reservation 那須中央観光:TEL 0287-62-5151
KINUGAWA Reservation トラベライブ旅ゆき:TEL 0288-76-1778
Time Schedule NASUSHIOBARA JR Nasushiobara Station Nasu Garden Outlet Hunter Mountain
Outward 8:25 >>>> >>>> 8:45 >>>> >>>> 9:35
Homeward 17:05 <<<< <<<< 16:50 <<<< <<<< 16:00
KINUGAWA Tobu World Square Tobu Kinugawa Onsen Station Hunter Mountain
Outward 9:20 >>>> >>>> 9:45 >>>> >>>> 10:40
Homeward [12/23 - 1/31] 17:30 <<<< <<<< 17:15 <<<< <<<< 16:15
Homeward [2/1 - 3/27] 18:00[- 2/27] <<<< <<<< 17:45 <<<< <<<< 16:45
By JR Tohoku Shinkansen Take the JR Tohoku Shinkansen to Nasushiobara station. Then take the Free Hunter Mt Shuttle or a taxi from the station
JR Bus Take the JR Bus to Shiobaraonsen,Then take a taxi to Hunter Mt
By Tobu Line Nikko Kinugawa Line Take the Tobu Line to Kinugawaonsen Station. Then take the Free Shuttle or a taxi from the station.
Take the Tobu Line to Kinugawaonsen Station,Then transfer to Aizu Kinugawa Line and get off at Kamimiyorishiobara station. Then take a taxi from the station to Hunter Mt.
By Taxi From Nishinasunoshiobara I.C. 29K From the Tohoku Xpwy take Nishinasunoshiobara I.C. Exit onto R400 and follow the signs to Shiobara.
From Shiobaraonsen take R400 or Aoba Bypass, then take Nichien Momiji (Toll Road) for 12km.
By Taxi From Imaichi I.C. 39K From the Tohoku Xpwy take the UtsunomiyaI.C. Exit to NikkoUtsunomiya Rd.(Toll Road)
Take the NikkoUtsunomiya Rd. Exit onto R121 and follow the signs to Kinugawa. From Kinugawa take R121 to Fujiwara (Inohara), then take Nichien Momiji (Toll Road) for 18km

Address and Contact:
Hunter Mt. Shiobara
Aza Maekuro (Maeguro), Yumoto-shiobara, Nasushiobara, Tochigi Prefecture 329-2922, Japan
Phone: +81-287-32-4580
Facsimile: +81-287-32-4584
JR Nasushiobara Station Reservation: TEL. 0287-62-5151
Tobu Kinugawa Onsen Station Reservation: TEL. 0288-76-1778
JR Bus Kanto Nishinasuno Branch, Phone: 0287-36-0109
Shiobara Jidousya Taxi, Phone: 0287-32-2801
Kinugawa Nikko Kotsu Taxi, Phone: 0288-77-1005
Website: http://www.hunter.co.jp/aki/en/