Yuzawa Kogen (Yuzawa Town, Niigata)
Planned 2015/2016 season: Saturday 19th December 2015 until Sunday 3rd April 2016
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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.
A ticket valid only on the lower Nunoba area is available - 3100 yen (adults), 2500 yen (child), 2600 yen (senior).
There is a ticket in peak season that covers Yuzawa Kogen and connecting resorts Gala Yuzawa and Ishiuchi Maruyama costing 5100 yen for adults and 4200 yen for children and seniors. (8100 yen for adults and 6600 yen for children and seniors for a 2 day ticket).
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.
Snow depth, average temperature and percentage of fine weather conditions (where available) from recent season
‘Accommodation Spotlights’ in Yuzawa (Niigata) on SnowJapan:http://www.snowjapan.com/japan-places-to-stay/area/yuzawa-niigata
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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Reviews of Yuzawa Kogen (8)
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Latest by Mick Rich on 19th March 2015
I came here via GALA Yuzawa, having bought a combined ticket (costing 5,100Yen) covering both resorts plus Ishiuchi Maruyama. It's definitely a lot of ground to cover in one day but at least gives you a good workout! From GALA, Read more ...
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