Naeba (Yuzawa Town, Niigata)

Naeba
Yuzawa Town, Niigata
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新潟 湯沢
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Updated 26th June 2016, 4:06 PM

Planned 2015/2016 season: Saturday 12th December 2015 until Thursday 5th May 2016
(* Saturdays and holidays for last part of the season)

The famous Naeba resort is located in the southern area of Yuzawa town and is connected with the Kagura resorts via the Dragondola to make up 'Mt Naeba'. A lift ticket valid for the whole area is available as well as just for Naeba.

snowboard Skiers 54% :: 46% Snowboarders snowboard

1789m
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Opening Time

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Weekdays: 8:00 to 17:00 Weekdays: 16:30 to 21:00
Holidays: 8:00 to 17:00

Facilities

snowboard Ski School Yes snowboard Snowboard School Yes
Ski Rental Yes Snowboard Rental Yes
snowboard Childrens facilities Yes snowboard Snow Park Yes
Childrens attractions Yes
'WakuWaku Family Snowland' is located next to the Restaurant Ariesuka. There are other outdoor and indoor activities available for children at Naeba.
Child care facilities are available in the Naeba Prince Hotel - 1600 yen per hour, reservations required.


The Malibu Terrain Park is by the side of the No2 course area. One make, bank, box, wave, rail, cross course.

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Lift Tickets

Half Day 1 Day 2 Days Nighta Season
Adult 4500 yen 5000 yen - 3000 yen 75000 yen
Child - - - - -
Senior 4000 yen 4500 yen - 3000 yen 60000 yen

The prices shown are valid at Naeba only (do not include connecting Kagura).
The 'half day' ticket shown is valid for 5 hours from the time of purchase.
Children ages up to 12 can use the lifts for free every day of the season.
Junior and senior high students (12-18 years) are charged - 1 day ticket is 4000 yen.
People aged 55 years and over are eligible for 'Senior' tickets.
Weekday night is 1000 yen cheaper than Saturday night.
'Afternoon + night' ticket valid from 12 noon until closing - 5000 yen for adults and 4500 yen for seniors.
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A ticket that is also valid at the connecting Kagura resorts is also available:
1 day - 5700 yen (adults); 5000 yen (senior)

Access

car By car
21km from Yuzawa IC (Kanetsu Expressway)
33km from Tsukiyono IC (Kanetsu Expressway)
National Route 17
Car parking:
- (weekdays)
- (holidays)
train By train
21km from Echigo Yuzawa Station [Joetsu Line]
shinkansen By Shinkansen (bullet) train
21km from Echigo Yuzawa Station, [Joetsu Shinkansen line]

Naeba is 21km from the Yuzawa IC and 33km from the Tsukiyono IC of the Kanetsu Expressway - though people coming from the Tokyo region will usually get off at Tsukiyono. The drive from Tsukiyono IC usually takes about 50 minutes.
The resort is about 21km from the main Echigo Yuzawa Station (JR Joetsu line and JR Joetsu Shinkansen line) and the journey to Naeba from there by bus takes about 50 minutes.
A shuttle bus is available between the Mitsumata Station and Tashiro Station of Kagura and the Naeba Prince Hotel (free if you have an 'all Mt Naeba' lift ticket; otherwise 300 yen adults, 150 yen children).

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Contact

Telephone: 025-789-2211
Website: http://www.princehotels.co.jp/ski/naeba/index.html
Address: Mikuni, Yuzawa-machi, Minamiuonuma-gun, Niigata, 949-6292

‘Accommodation Spotlights’ in Naeba (Niigata) on SnowJapan:

http://www.snowjapan.com/japan-places-to-stay/area/naeba-niigata
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Yuzawa Now! snow report
Latest 22nd May 2016
Today is the last day of the snow season at Kagura.

Somehow – magic perhaps! - they have managed to remain open until now and are closing just one week earlier than originally planned. It must be said that they did very well. A big ‘otsukaresama’ to everyone involved.

2015/2016 season was definitely a strange one   Read more ...



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Latest by nosh73 on 30th December 2014

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Latest by nosh73 on 30th December 2014
We are from Malaysia. With 5 years experience living in Japan last 10 years ago, I'm looking the best winter vacation for my family on this trip back to Japan which is near to Tokyo. Found it here in Naeba   Read more ...

Naeba Rankings
General score: 71
Snow conditions: 65
Courses/Terrain: 67
Lift system: 79
Apres ski: 63