The stadium holds an official game for the Hokkaido Nippon-Ham Fighters once a year. The stadium is located at Obihiro-no-Mori Sports Park, which includes an athletic stadium, an ice arena, and a public swimming pool.
Address: 7-56-7 Minamimachi-Minami, Obihiro, Hokkaido
Getting to the Stadium
It's about 7 kilometers away from Obihiro Station, so you can take a taxi, a local city bus, or drive yourself. When there is a professional baseball game, several shuttle buses run from Obihiro Station.
Outside the stadium, there is a handprint for 12 representatives of the Golden Players Club for commemorating the stadium opening in 1990.
The Golden Players Club is an organization for players who have achieved 2000 hits, 200 wins, or 250 saves in professional baseball. The club's members include Sadaharu Oh, Ichiro Suzuki, Hideo Nomo and Hideki Matsui and more.
Travel Tips & Information
The fastest way to go from Honshu to Obihiro is by flight. There are several direct flights a day from Tokyo Haneda Airport. From Sapporo station, you can take the limited express train to Obihiro. And we also provide some information on the airport and transportation in Obihiro.
For the place to stay in Obihiro, it is convenient to stay around Obihiro Station.
Rokkatei main store, a sweet shop that is popular as a souvenir, is within walking distance of the station, and several pork bowl (butadon) restaurants around Obihiro Station. If you stay at Tokachigawa Onsen (hot springs), you need to rent a car to get there.
When it comes to sightseeing attractions in Obihiro City, "Ban'ei horse racing" comes to mind. If you drive from Obihiro, it is also good to see the Naitai Plateau Farm and the Taushubetsu River Bridge, famous as "Phantom Bridge."
Obihiro is famous for Butadon (Pork Bowl) because it is one of the leading pork producing areas in Hokkaido.