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Shiga Kogen Ski Area

Shigakogen, Yamanouchi-machi, Shimotakai-gun 381-0401, Nagano Prefecture
+81 269-34-2588
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Full Day Snow Monkey and Snow Tour in the Shiga-kogen Highlands in Nagano
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Shigakogen, Yamanouchi-machi, Shimotakai-gun 381-0401, Nagano Prefecture
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

very good for skiers. slopes are interconnected with almost no walking or shuttle bus required. highly suggest choosing a hotel in the middle of the entire area to have easy access to all ski runs. but be prepared that there is nothing else eg shops,...More

1  Thank Jason H
Reviewed 9 October 2017

We have experience ski in snow by ourselves. It is very attractive and I don't know how to say my feeling. This is professional area for ski so they are ready cloth, tool for ski quite enough. This is really ideal place for small family...More

Thank SophiaLee2210
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

I wasnt able to experience ski but i think this is one of the best place to enjoy ski and snow..the area also has hotel to stay at and rental foe ski...

Thank Dindi B
Reviewed 6 September 2017

We had a great experience at the panorama view of Shiga Kogen. We have used the skylator and lift at the Tateyama panorama course which cost 1000 JPY. It was a pleasant experience.

1  Thank somasundaram143
Reviewed 24 August 2017

We booked tour guide #Japanawaits with two days about visiting Nagano. They are professional and enthusiastic guide. They let us know to see snow monkeys which is very cute. This is the first time I can watch and take photo. And having more experience ski-ing...More

Thank Kateltpt
Reviewed 31 May 2017

Have been to ski in korea but this place have much better snow for ski. It is bigger and have different type of slopes. The snow feel very powdery and it was freezing cold. Bring your own food if you can as the food sold...More

Thank Cynthia T
Reviewed 8 May 2017

Friendly ski lift helpers three times to the top. Very beautiful natural viewing of the pine trees, mountain terrain and snow all over! Sipping tasty and warming coffee and tea with toasted crumpets slathered with delicious locally made jams and jellies or savory tomato and...More

Thank Janet P
Reviewed 2 April 2017

We ate lunch at the lodge. Their katsu curry was so delicious! Then we caught the ski lift to the very top of the mountain. We relaxed at the crumpet restaurant. The crumpets and coffee were very good. The scenery was beautiful. You could see...More

Thank katfuku62
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

Like most places if you get cold temp and snow it would be awesome. But bring supplies! Very limited in what you can get. The convenience store if you can find one are not convenient. The hotels will sell you beer so you just pay...More

1  Thank Preston S
Reviewed 13 March 2017

We were lucky to be there when it snowed 3 days out of 4! The mountain is massive; reminded us of the Canyons in SLC. There are a variety of runs from beginners to advance. The slopes are mainly quiet as it seems only locals...More

2  Thank nj3478
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Ly N
26 December 2017|
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Response from Jason H | Reviewed this property |
Hi Ly Just posted my review but was actually there in Jan 2017. I hear the snow is good right now but you could check on these 2 websites.. unfortunately trip advisor will not allow me to include the address. but if you... More
28 July 2017|
Response from Ken L | Reviewed this property |
Very unlikely. If you want to ski in December in Japan, best to go up to Hokkaido.
3 May 2017|
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Response from hiromari | Reviewed this property |
important point! Please note that many hotels with the same name. Please emphasize "Shiga Kogen ski resort". Look for "Hotel Shirakabaso".
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