Northern Nagano Area 志賀高原スキー場
With elevation ranging from 1300 to 2300 meters, over 50 ski lifts and gondolas and 19 ski areas, Shiga Kogen 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 Kogen offers great skiing in a fabulous natural setting.
You can try also Snowmobiling in Shiga Kogen's Yakebitai ski area through Hakuba Lion Adventures.
Shiga Kogen Tourism Association
Tel: 0269-34-2404 / Fax: 0269-34-2344
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 : 5,000 yen
Children : 2,500 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