Naeba (Yuzawa Town, Niigata)

Naeba
Yuzawa Town, Niigata
苗場
新潟 湯沢
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Resort Reviews [71] Write review Current snow depth: 140cm
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Updated 20th December 2014, 4:05 AM

Planned 2014/2015 season: Saturday 13th December 2014 until Wednesday 6th May 2015
(* Saturdays and holidays after 5th April)

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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32"
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4000m
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Opening Time

Daytime Nighta  
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 4300 yen 5000 yen 10000 yen 2700 yen 75000 yen
Child - - - - -
Senior 4300 yen 4500 yen 8500 yen 2700 yen 60000 yen

The prices shown are valid at Naeba only.
The 'half day' ticket shown is valid for 4 hours from the time of purchase.
Children ages up to 12 can use the lifts for free every day of the season.
Children ages 12 and over are charged (1 day ticket is 4000 yen).
People aged 55 years and over are eligible for 'Senior' tickets.
Weekday nighta is 500 yen cheaper than Saturday nighta.
'Afternoon + nighta' 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 20th December 2014
Hello from Yuzawa.

Yesterday the clouds gradually broke up leaving us early afternoon with lots of blue sky above Yuzawa and Minamiuonuma. It turned into a beautiful afternoon with just a bit of cloud hanging on. Snow was great too - one of the things about this early snowfall was not just how much   Read more ...



Photos of Naeba (514)
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Latest by Metabo Oyaji on 12th March 2014

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 ...

Naeba Rankings
General score: 65
Snow conditions: 53
Courses/Terrain: 60
Lift system: 73
Apres ski: 63