Snow is forecasted to fall in Kinosaki Onsen and the surrounding areas of Toyooka City for the entire week, providing ideal weather for skiing, snowboarding, and hot spring-hopping under a shower of snowflakes.
Visitors driving to the area via car are encouraged to put snow tires on their cars for safety. Please practice caution and drive slowly, especially on mountain roads.
Those traveling by train are advised to check the West Japan Railway Company’s website for the most up to date information regarding train delays and cancellations due to inclement weather.
JR West Website: https://www.westjr.co.jp/global/en/
For the most up to date information on ski slope operations, please check the individual websites of Up Kannabe, Manba, and OkuKannabe ski resorts (please use a translation device).
For English-language ski lessons, please book here:
For English-language snowshoe lessons, please book here: