Extending to the peak of the 1,650 m Mt. Kenashiyama, Nozawa Onsen ski resort boasts 297 hectares of ski slopes and over 40km of groomed runs. It is ranked as one of Japan’s top ski resorts in terms of total area, history, and snow depth.
The slopes are connected to the village by a moving walkway called the “Yu-road,” and the mountain has as a total of 21 lifts including two gondolas. With 36 ski courses, a kids’ park, a snow park, and half-pipe, the mountain has terrain for all levels.
Season: 1st Sat December through to early May
Operating Hours: 8:30-16.30(15:00)
Vertical Drop: 1,085m
Steepest slope: 39 degrees.
Distribution of Runs: Advanced 30%, Intermediate 30%, Beginner 40%
Link to Ski map: www.NozawaSki.com
Kiriya has arranged for discounted prices on lift tickets. Please enquire via email if you require this season’s prices.
We recommend ski hire firms that have English speakers and quality equipment. Please enquire via email if you require this season’s prices.
Kiriya has a large drying room and storage facilities with external access to the building.