The official ice fishing season is from 1 November until late March, with the exception of late December to mid-January, when the lake is just beginning to freeze.
If you wish to inquire about the ice condition, please call Hibara Fishery Cooperative or ask one of the operators conducting ice fishing.
Tel. 0241-32-3468

ワカサギ釣り施設一覧

Period: 1 November to end of March

Qualifying age: Elementary school age or older

Cooking: Tempura or frying

Opening hours: 6 am – 3 pm

*You can start at any time during operating hours. Please request a start time when you book.

Price

One day (including rental equipment)

¥5000 per person
* Includes the fee for the recreational fishing pass (¥700)
* The price for children (elementary school age) is the same as for adults.

Price for people who bring their own rods

¥3000 per person
* Includes the fee for the recreational fishing pass (¥700)

Others

Parking is free if you use one of the above plans.
* Otherwise, parking is ¥500 per day.

Address: 1157-51 Minamiorensawayama, Hibara, Kitashiobara, Fukushima

Meeting place: Big Bear

Tel: 0241-33-2855

Click here for the Big Bear website.

Period: 1 November to the end of March

Qualifying age: Elementary school age or older

Cooking: Tempura

Opening hours

Half day: 8 am – 11:30 am or noon – 3:30 pm

One day: 8 am – 3:30 pm

BYO rod 6:30 am – 4 pm

Price

Half day

¥5000 Adult (high school age and older)
¥4300 Junior high student
¥3500 Elementary school student

One day

¥6500 Adult (high school age and older)
¥5800 Junior high student
¥4300 Elementary school student

BYO rod

Since there is no guidance or instruction in this course, please apply for the fully packaged course if you are not used to ice fishing.
¥4000 Adult
¥3300 Junior high student
¥2500 Elementary school student
* Weekend rate from 26 December to 3 January
* The adult rate includes the fee for the recreational fishing pass (¥700).

Address: 1172-4 Oobudairahara, Hibara, Kitashiobara, Fukushima

Meeting place: Daiichi Gold House Meguro

Tel: 0241-32-2523

Click here for the website of Gold House Meguro.

Period: 1 November to the end of March

Qualifying age: Elementary school age or older

Cooking: Frying

Opening hours

“Fry you own fish” course (half day)

Morning: 8:30 am – 11:45 am; Afternoon: noon – 3:15 pm

Souvenir course (half day)

Morning: 8:30 am – 10:45 am; Afternoon: noon – 2:15pm

Price

“Fry your own fish” course

Ice fishing time: 2 hours
Fish frying time: 1 hour
* Even if you don’t catch any fish yourself, you will still get to eat fish.

¥6500 Adult (high school age or older)
¥5800 Elementary school age or older

Souvenir course

Ice fishing time: 2 hours
* A souvenir is guaranteed, regardless of your fishing success.

¥5500 Adult (high school age or older)
¥4800 Elementary school age or older

*The adult rate includes the fee for the recreational fishing pass (¥700).

Address: 1093-955 Kengamine, Hibara, Kitashiobara, Fukushima

Meeting place: depends on the snowfall so please ask on the day.

Tel: 0241-32-3039

Click here for the Outdoor Sports Club Baccs website.

Period: 1 November to the end of March

Qualifying age: Elementary school age or older

Cooking: only for guests staying at Oyado Furaibo

Opening hours: open at 6:30 am (6:45 am from 1 December)

*You can start anytime after opening. Please request your starting time when you book.

Price

Private Log House

¥4700 Adult (high school age or older)
¥4000 Junior high school age
¥3000 Elementary school age

General Private Hut

¥4200 Adult (high school age or older)
¥3500 Junior high school age
¥2500 Elementary school age

Non-smoking room (maximum 14 people)

¥4200 Adult (high school age and older)
¥3500 Junior high school age
¥2500 Elementary school age

Smoking room (maximum 8 people)

¥4200 Adult

* The adult rate includes the fee for the recreational fishing pass (¥700).

Address: 1096-461 Soharayama, Hibara, Kitashiobara, Fukushima

Meeting place: depends on the snowfall, so please ask on the day.

Tel: 0241-32-3077

Click here for the Oyado Furaibo website.

Period: 1 November to the end of March

Qualifying age: Elementary school age or older

Cooking: Frying (half day or one day full package plan users only)

Opening hours

Half day: 8 am – noon, noon – 4 pm

One day: 6 am – 5 pm

* Please check the opening hours again when you book.

Price

Half day full package (includes equipment rental)

¥4700 Adult (high school age and older)
¥4000 Junior high school age
¥3000 Elementary school age

One day full package (includes equipment rental)

¥5700 Adult (high school age and older)
¥5000 Junior high school age
¥3500 Elementary school age

* Includes rental fee and hut charge

* The adult rate includes the fee for the recreational fishing pass (¥700).

* Please ask for the price if you BYO rod.

Address: 1096 Soharayama, Hibara, Kitashiobara, Fukushima

Meeting point: Kotakamori-so (Inn)

Tel: 0241-32-2334

Click here for the Kotakamori website.

Period: 1 November to the end of March

Qualifying age: Elementary school age or older

Opening hours

Houseboat and dome boat: 6 am – 4 pm
Transportation service to the lake: 7 am – 3 pm

* Please check the opening hours again when you book.

Price

Houseboat or large boat fee

Weekdays

¥3700 Adult (high school age and older)

Weekends and holidays

¥4000 Adult (high school age and older)
¥3300 Junior high school age
¥2000 Elementary school age

* The adult rate includes the fee for the recreational fishing pass (¥700).

* Please ask if you want a small private fishing room.

Transportation service: ¥800 return, ¥500 one way

Fishing rod rental

Manual rod: ¥1500 (includes bait and trap)
Automatic rod: ¥2000 (includes bait and trap)

Address: 1157-31 Orensawayama, Hibara, Kitashiobara, Fukushima

Meeting point: Hibara Nishi Kohan Auto Campground

Tel: 0241-33-2288

Click here for the Hibara Nishi Kohan Auto Campground website.

Period: 1 November to the end of March

Qualifying age: Elementary school age or older

Cooking style: Fry the ice fish in the houseboat.

Opening hours: 6:30 am – 4 pm

Price

Houseboat or dome boat per day

¥3700 Adult (high school age and older)
¥2000 Elementary school age or older

* It is possible to reserve a whole houseboat or dome boat (maximum 40 people).
 A private fishing room suitable for 2 to 10, 20, 30, or 40 people is available.

* The adult rate includes the fee for the recreational fishing pass (¥700).

Tent rental per day

¥3700 Adult (high school age and older)
¥2000 Elementary school age or older

* The adult rate includes the fee for the recreational fishing pass (¥700).

Rental fee

¥500 Manual rod with bait and trap
* ¥1000 for the automatic rod

Address: 583 Wasezawa, Hibara, Kitashiobara, Fukushima

Meeting point: Onsen Minshuku Endo

Tel: 0241-34-2233

Click here for the Onsen Minshuku Endo website.

Period: 1 November to the end of March

Qualifying age: Elementary school age or older

Cooking style: fry cooking

Opening hours: 6 am – 3:30 pm

Price

One day

¥4200 Adult (high school age and older)
¥1500 Elementary school age or older

* The adult rate includes the fee for the recreational fishing pass (¥700).

Address: 552 Wasezawa, Hibara, Kitashiobara, Fukushima

Meeting point: Japanese Style Inn Onsen Morikawa

Tel: 0241-34-2258

Period: 1 November to the end of March

Qualifying age: Elementary school age or older

Cooking style: fry cooking

Opening hours: 6 am – 3:30 pm

Price

Dome boat per day

¥4000 Adult (high school age and older)
¥3300 Junior high school age
¥1700 Elementary school age

* The adult rate includes the fee for the recreational fishing pass (¥700).

Hut on the frozen lake per day

¥4000 Adult (high school age and older)
¥3300 Junior high school age
¥1700 Elementary school age

* The adult rate includes the fee for the recreational fishing pass (¥700).

Private dome boat per day

¥60,000 per boat (maximum 20 people)
The recreational fishing pass is extra (¥700 per person)

¥2500 for automatic rod rental

Address: 566 Wasezawa, Hibara, Kitashiobara, Fukushima

Meeting place: in front of Wasezawa campground

Tel: 090-8251-9298

Click here for the Japanese Style Inn Yamase website.

Period: 1 November to the end of March

Qualifying age: Elementary school age or older

Cooking style: Dinner service for guests who stay and cooking service for day trip visitors.

Opening hours: 6:30 am – 3 pm

A pick up service by motor boat or snowmobile is available.

Price

Houseboat or Dome Boat per day

¥4000 Adult (high school age and older)
¥2200 Children (Elementary school age or older)

* The adult rate includes the fee for the recreational fishing pass (¥700).

Tent Rental (heating system available) per day

¥4000 (high school age and older)
¥2200 Children (Elementary school age or older)

* The adult rate includes the fee for the recreational fishing pass (¥700).

¥500 pick up service one way (regardless of the number of people)

¥2000 automatic rod rental

¥10,500 ice fishing plus accommodation package

This great one-night stay package includes dinner and breakfast (breakfast is rice balls [onigiri], a side dish and green tea) plus houseboat ice fishing and the recreational fishing pass.

Address: Wasezawa Onsen Iriguchi Urabandai, Hibara, Kitashiobara, Fukushima

Meeting place: please check our website

Tel: 0241-34-2368

Click here for the Onsen Minshuku Hibara website.

Period: End of January to the end of March (only when the lake is frozen).

Qualifying age: Elementary school age or older

Opening hours

Half day: 7:30 am – 11:30 am / 12:30 pm – 4:30 pm

One day: 7 am – 4 pm

* You can start any time during operating hours.
The meeting time can be arranged according to what suits you. It is not possible to stay beyond closing time.

Price

Weekdays

Half day

¥3940 Adult (high school age and older)
¥3240 Children (Elementary school age or older)

One day

¥5560 Adult (high school age and older)
¥4860 Children (Elementary school age or older)

Weekends and holidays

Prices per person will vary depending on the number of people on weekends and holidays.

Half day

¥3940 – ¥5020 Adult (high school age and older)
¥3240 – ¥4320 Children (Elementary school age or older)

One day

¥5560 – ¥6640 Adult (high school age and older)
¥4860 – ¥5940 Children (Elementary school age or older)

* The adult rate includes the fee for the recreational fishing pass (¥700).

Address: 1157-64 Minami Oorensawayama, Hibara, Kitashiobara, Fukushima

Meeting place: Morino Uta

Tel: 0241-33-2929

Click here for the Morino Uta website.

Period: End of January to the end of March (only available when the lake is frozen).

Qualifying age: Elementary school age or older

Cooking style: Tempura (free of charge for hotel guests, ¥500 for day trip guests)

Opening hours: 8 am – 4 pm

Price: please ask by telephone

Address: 1157-41 Minami Oorensawayama, Hibara, Kitashiobara, Fukushima

Meeting place: Bandai Hibara Kohan Hotel

Tel: 0241-33-2341

Click here for the Bandai Hibara Kohan Hotel website.