Tsugaike Kogen resort review (Otari Village, Nagano)

Reviews of Tsugaike Kogen resort in Otari Village, Nagano Prefecture. Currently 2 reviews.
Tsugaike Kogen
栂池高原
Otari Village, Nagano
Submitted by Mick Rich on 28th March 2014
Let's Tsugaike Ropeway!
This was my 3rd visit to Tsugaike and came courtesy of an unclaimed Hakuba Alpen Resorts ticket from the SnowJapan Giveaways, so a big thanks to SJ, Hakuba Alpen Resorts and the person who didn't claim their winning ticket!

When I visited here last season (March 2013), I met up with fellow SJ’er Chriselle for a few turns and we discovered that Tsugaike has a top ropeway that only opens from March. We weren’t able to ride it that day but
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Tsugaike Kogen
栂池高原
Otari Village, Nagano
Submitted by Mick Rich on 8th March 2014
Springtime in Tsugaike!
I’d visited Tsugaike in Dec 2011 [http://www.snowjapan.com/japan-ski-resort-reviews/detail/1998] albeit only for a morning, but had liked what I had seen so was looking forward to a return visit, aided by the free lift ticket I’d received from those kind people at SJ so a big thanks to them and Alpen Resorts.

As previously, I took the free shuttle bus from Happo Information Centre (which goes via Hakuba Iwatake) and was soon heading up the Central Triple Chair Lift at the Tsugaike base.
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Tsugaike Kogen

栂池高原
Otari Village, Nagano
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Basic Resort Statistics

Max. elevation: 1704m
Min. elevation: 800m
Vertical: 904m
Steepest slope: 35°
Longest course: 4630m
Number of lifts: 21

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