Shiga Kogen Heights Ski Resorts

Northern Nagano Area 志賀高原スキー場


With elevation ranging from 1500 to 2300 meters, 66 ski lifts, gondolas and ropeways, and 21 ski areas, Shiga Kogen Heights is the largest skiing destination in Japan. In addition to ski lessons being available, there are guided nature programs as well to explain the area's rich flora and fauna. Snowshoeing and Snow hiking are other popular ways to enjoy Shiga's natural wonders, and the area also boasts some unbeatable mountain vistas. Shiga Heights offer great skiing in a fabulous natural setting.

You can try also Snowmobiling in Shigakogen's Yakebitai ski area through Hakuba Lion Adventures.


Shiga Kogen Tourism Association
Tel: 0269-34-2588 / Fax: 0269-34-2620


Nov 22 - May 6


8:30 - 16:30 and 18:30 - 21:30 / Also open thru 6:00 - 8:00 during Golden Week holidays


One-day ticket for adults : 4,800 yen

Children : 2,400 yen

Location / Access

Shiga Kogen, Yamanouchi Town

By Train:
Get off at Yudanaka Station (Nagano Dentetsu Nagano Line) -> take the Shigakogen bus for each ski resort
70 min Shigakogen bus from Nagano Station (Hokuriku Shinkansen) to each ski resort
By Car:
25 km / 30 min from Shinshu-Nakano IC

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