This proud terrain park in the ski resort is a fullscale snow park where everybody can have fun. A safe and pleasant kid's area is extremely popular. Taking only 40 min by car from the downtown area of Sendai good access is also an advantage.
|Address||14-2 Dakeyama, Fukuoka, Izumi-ku, Sendai|
|Open hours||09:00-21:00 (Open 08:30 on Sat, Sun & public holidays)|
|Price||4-hr lift ticket: Adult ¥3000 (Sold at the lift ticket window), Rental fee: Ski ¥3500/4 hrs, Snowboard ¥3500/4 hrs, Wear ¥3000/4 hrs, Sleigh ¥300|
|Access||40 min by car from central Sendai|
|Access Bus||Bus_Take a bus for Izumi Kogen Ski-jo from the Subway Izumichuo Sta Bus Pool No.2 (One-way ¥900, Late Dec-late Mar)|
The 4.3 km long course, which is the longest in the prefecture, has the biggest appeal. In the green season, you can have fun hiking in vast nature or participating in events and festivals.
|Address||Togatta Onsen, Zao-machi, Katta-gun, Miyagi|
|Price||8-hr lift ticket: Adult ¥4300, (Sold at the lift ticket window), Rental fee: Ski ¥4000/day, Snowboard ¥4000/day, Wear ¥4000/day, Sleigh ¥500|
|URL||http://www.eboshi.co.jp (in Japanese)|
|Access||60 min by car from central Sendai|
|Access Bus||Bus_Nonstop from the chartered bus stop at JR Sendai Sta West Exit (Year-end & New Year holidays, Sat, Sun & public holidays in early Mar, Reservation required, ¥4200 for round trip with a lift ticket)|
Snow monster (trees covered with hoarfrost) viewing from snow cars is held everyday in the season, and is very popular. If the weather is fine, you can see wonderful snow monsters.
|Address||Kokuyurin-nai, Kuraishidake, Togatta Onsen, Zao-machi, Katta-gun, Miyagi|
|Open hours||09:00-16:00(until 16:30 for Mar 1-Apr 6)|
|Price||1-day lift ticket: Adult ¥3200 (Sold at the lift ticket window), Rental fee: Ski/wear full set ¥5500/day, Snowboard/wear full set ¥7000/day, Sleigh ¥200-700|
|URL||http://www.zao-sumikawa.jp/ (in Japanese)|
|Access||1h15min by car from central Sendai|
|Access Bus||Bus_Nonstop from the chartered bus stop at JR Sta West Exit (Year-end & New Year holidays, Sat, Sun & public holidays in season (until early Mar), Reservation required, ¥4200 for round trip with a lift ticket)|
The Ski Area is proud of its 305 ha area and has the longest ski run of 9 km in Japan, There are 14 slopes and 12 runs. Take a bus from/to Sendai, and enjoy skiing in a day trip.
|Address||708-1 Zao Onsen, Yamagata|
|Telephone No.||+81-23-694-9328 (Zao Onsen Tourist Association)|
|Price||4-hr lift ticket: Adult ¥4200, Child ¥2000 1-day lift ticket: Adult ¥4800, Child ¥2500 Rental: At each rental shop outside the ski area|
|URL||http://www.zao-spa.or.jp(in Japanese, English, Korean and Chinese)|
20 min by car via the Nishi-Zao Kogen Line toll road from Yamagata Expwy Yamagata-Zao IC. Take a bus for Zao Onsen Bus Terminal at the JR Sendai Sta East Exit Bus Stop No.46 (Adult ¥1500)