There are great skiing opportunities near to Kinosaki Onsen. There are 3 main ski areas in the Kannabe Highlands – Up Kannabe, Oku Kannabe and Manba. Each offer a range of pistes for different abilities from complete beginners to advanced. If you would like to stay overnight, there are lots of accommodations. The ski areas have many rental shops offering ski and snowboard, as well as wear rental.
Kannabe Highlands is located about 45 minutes drive away from Kinosaki Onsen. Between Saturday 2nd January and Sunday 13th March 2016 there will be direct buses between Kinosaki Onsen and the Kannabe ski area. The buses are being run by Zentan bus company. With the bus ticket you can also get some special prizes like a free souvenir. For more information about the buses please ask at Sozoro Tourist Information Center in front of Kinosaki Onsen station, or email email@example.com.
Please enjoy skiing this winter season!