Naeba (Yuzawa Town, Niigata)
Planned 2013/2014 season: Saturday 7th December 2013 until Sunday 6th April 2014
The famous Naeba resort is located in Yuzawa town and connected with the Kagura resorts to make up 'Mt Naeba'. A lift ticket valid for the whole area is available.
The prices shown are valid at Naeba.
The half day ticket is valid for 4 hours from the time of purchase.
Children ages up to 12 can use the lifts for free every day.
Children ages 12 and over are charged.
People aged 55 years and over are eligible for 'Senior' tickets.
Weekday nighta is 500 yen cheaper than Saturday nighta (and closes at 8:30pm instead of 9pm).
'Afternoon + nighta' ticket valid from 12 noon until closing - 4800 yen
A ticket that is also valid at connecting Kagura is also available:
1 day - 5500 yen (adults); 4800 yen (senior)
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).
Snow depth, average temperature and percentage of fine weather conditions (where available) from recent season
Yuzawa Now! snow report
Latest 22nd July 2014
Rainy season. Not the most fun time of the year for most people I'd say. We have had our fair share (and more, it would seem) of rain this season - along with some impressive thunderstorms as well. Luckily we are about to leave that behind and enter "real summer", and hopefully Read more ...
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Reviews of Naeba (71)
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Latest by YokotaODR on 28th January 2014
The atmosphere of this resort was great.
The only thing I didn't like was how short the runs were.
It's perfect for the beginner skier/snowboarder but not for the intermediate/advanced skier. I only bought a lift ticket to ski the Read more ...