Yuzawa Kogen (Yuzawa Town, Niigata)

Yuzawa Kogen
Yuzawa Town, Niigata
湯沢高原
新潟 湯沢
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Planned 2013/2014 season: Saturday 14th December 2013 until Sunday 31st March 2014

Yuzawa Kogen is connected with the south area Gala Yuzawa resort via a second Ropeway that can be found at the top of the main Yuzawa Kogen Ropeway. A lift ticket is available that is valid at Yuzawa Kogen, Gala Yuzawa and Ishiuchi Maruyama.

snowboard Skiers 60% :: 40% Snowboarders snowboard

1170m
840m
330m
30"
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6000m
7
20%
40%
40%

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1 0 0 1 5 0 0

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Opening Time

Daytime  
Weekdays: 8:30 to 17:00 Weekdays: NO NIGHTA
Holidays: 8:30 to 17:00

Facilities

snowboard Ski School Yes snowboard Snowboard School Yes
Ski Rental Yes Snowboard Rental Yes
snowboard Childrens facilities No snowboard Snow Park No
Childrens attractions Yes
Nunoba Snow Land on the lower Nunoba slopes - 700 yen entry.

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Lift Tickets

Half Day 1 Day 2 Days Nighta Season
Adult - 4000 yen - - 30000 yen
Child - 3000 yen - - 20000 yen
Senior - 3000 yen - - 20000 yen

Nighta is available on the lower Nunoba slopes over the New Year holidays.
A ticket for just the lower Nunoba area is 3000 yen (adult), 2500 yen (child/senior).

There is a ticket in peak season that covers Yuzawa Kogen and connecting resorts Gala Yuzawa and Ishiuchi Maruyama costing 4900 yen for adults and 4000 yen for children and seniors. (7900 yen for adults and 6400 yen for children and seniors for a 2 day ticket).

Access

car By car
3km from Yuzawa IC (Kanetsu Expressway)
10km from Shiozawa Ishiuchi IC (Kanetsu Expressway)
National Route 17
Car parking:
500 yen (weekdays)
500 yen (holidays)
train By train
1km from Echigo Yuzawa Station [Joetsu Line]
shinkansen By Shinkansen (bullet) train
1km from Echigo Yuzawa Station, [Joetsu Shinkansen line]

Yuzawa Kogen has two main areas - the main top area that you get to via the Yuzawa Kogen Ropeway, and a few runs down at town level known as Nunoba. The base of Yuzawa Kogen is less than 1km away from the West Exit of Echigo Yuzawa Station (Joetsu line and Joetsu Shinkansen line) - more like 600m - and a regular free shuttle bus is available. Yuzawa Kogen is less than 3km from the Yuzawa IC of the Kanetsu Expressway.

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Snow depth, average temperature and percentage of fine weather conditions (where available) from recent season
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Contact

Telephone: 025-784-3326
Website: http://www.yuzawakogen.com
Address: Yuzawa 490, Yuzawa-machi, Minamiuonuma-gun, Niigata-ken, 949-6101

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

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Yuzawa Now! snow report
Latest 7th October 2014
Last time I wrote a report it was rainy season... and in some ways it kind of feels like we've had a very "rainy season" for most of this year. Lots of rain and not as much sun as we usually expect for summer this year.

September wasn't as hot as we usually experience and   Read more ...



Photos of Yuzawa Kogen (91)
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Latest by Mick Rich on 13th March 2014

Reviews of Yuzawa Kogen (7)
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Latest by andrewl on 11th March 2007
The bottom field called Nunoba had no snow but would suit begnners nicely - a wide and even slope with two lifts.

The top field called Yuzawa Kogen suited the kids,(beginner skiers) but they enjoy being in the snow regardless.

There's   Read more ...

Yuzawa Kogen Rankings
General score: 70
Snow conditions: 75
Courses/Terrain: 50
Lift system: 50
Apres ski: 20