Dōgoyama Station

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The front of the Dōgoyama Station building (2007-09-26)
enclosure(2007-09-26)

Dōgoyama Station (道後山駅 Dōgoyama-eki?) is a JR West Geibi Line station located in Kōo, Saijō-chō, Shōbara, Hiroshima Prefecture, Japan.

History[edit]

  • 1936-11-21: Dōgoyama Station opens
  • 1987-04-01: Japan National Railways is privatized, and Dōgoyama Station becomes a JR West station

Station building and platform[edit]

Dōgoyama Station features one platform. Two platforms used to be in operation, handling two lines, but after one of the lines ceased operation, the second platform stopped being used.

Environs[edit]

There are three ski resorts accessible from this station (distance from station in parentheses). The resorts have activities available year round:

  • Takaohara Ski Resort (0.7km)
  • Snow Resort Nekoyama (6.2km)
  • Dōgoyama Takahara Ski Resort (7.0km)

There are also a number of other resort areas in addition to the ski resorts above, including:

  • Kurokan Park (6.1km)
  • Suzuran no Yu (onsen, 6.0km)

Highway access[edit]

  • Japan National Route 314
  • Hiroshima Prefectural Route 235 (Dōgoyama Teishajō Route)
  • Hiroshima Prefectural Route 444 (Yuki Onuka Route)
  • Hiroshima Prefectural Route 446 (Ueki Misaka Route)

Connecting lines[edit]

All lines are JR West lines.

Geibi Line
Onuka StationDōgoyama StationBingo Ochiai Station

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 35°00′39″N 133°10′42″E / 35.01083°N 133.17833°E / 35.01083; 133.17833