Sayama (Tokorozawa City, Saitama)

Sayama
狭山 (埼玉県 所沢市)
Planned season: Saturday 29th October 2016 until early April 2017

Sayama is located in Tokorozawa city in Saitama Prefecture. It is an 'semi-indoor' area using artificial snow only - it doesn't usually snow much in Saitama! The 300m run is serviced by two single lifts, one on each side.

Sayama is covered and is located next to the Seibu Dome on one side with an open-air baseball field on the other side. It is popular for opening until late and indeed through the nights on weekends. Sayama first opened in 1959.

The Mountain

130m
20m
100m
15"
1
320m
2
0%
50%
50%
Skiers
60%
ropeways Ropeways gondolas Gondolas quad lifts Quad lifts triple lifts Triple lifts pair lifts Pair lifts single lifts Single lifts other lifts Other
Boarders
40%
0 0 0 0 0 2 0

Sayama Facilities

School
School
Ski School: Available Snowboard School: Available
Ski and snowboard lessons are available at Sayama. 
Rental
Equipment Rental
Ski Rental: Available Snowboard Rental: Available
Ski and snowboard equipment rental is available.
Ski and snowboard wear rental is also available. 
Children Facilities
Children's facilities
There are no special facilities for children. 
Park Information
Park information
There are no special snow park facilities. 

Sayama Season & Opening Times

Typical season is from Late October until Early April
October November December January February March April May June July
                                                           
Daytime
Daytime
Weekends and holidays Normally open from 10:00am until 9:00pm
Weekdays Normally open from 10:00am until 6:00pm
Nighta
'Nighta' (night skiing)
Weekends and holidays Yes
Weekdays Yes
Opening information
Opening information
There are a number of opening time patterns for Sayama. It closes either at 6pm, 9pm or opens for nighta at 10pm and remains open through the night until 6am the following morning.

Generally, the all night schedule is Friday and Saturday nights from mid-November until mid-March. During the main season on weekdays it usually closes at 9pm. The 6pm closing time is generally scheduled for early and late season.

Please check before going for the latest opening times.

Sayama Lift Ticket Charges

Adults Child
Elementary School age & under
Older Child
High School age
Senior
55 years & over
1 Day 4,100 yen 3,300 yen 3,300 yen
6 Hours 3,700 yen 3,100 yen 3,100 yen
4 Hours 3,100 yen 2,600 yen 2,600 yen
All Night (10pm-6am) 4,100 yen 4,100 yen 4,100 yen
Lift Ticket Information The 6 Hour ticket can be used for 6 hours from the time of purchase.

The 4 Hour ticket can be used for 4 hours from the time of purchase.

Getting to Sayama

By public transport
Train
Train
0.3km from Seibu Kyujomae on the Seibu Sayama line
Transport Information
Information
Sayama is a few hundred metres from the Seibu Kyujomae Station on the Seibu Sayama line.
bus
Bus
No shuttle bus service is available.
By Car
Car
8.3km from the Iruma IC on the Ken-o Expressway
Nearest national route: Route 463 (0.4km away)
Nearest prefecture road: Prefecture Road 55
Direction
Direction
Sayama is just over 8km from Iruma IC on the Ken-o Expressway.
Parking
Parking
Parking is available at base.

More Information

Visit official website
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Address
Address
Kamiyamaguchi 2167
Tokorozawa-shi
Saitama-ken
359-1153
Telephone
Telephone
04-2922-1384
Season dates and information
At the time of writing (mid May), almost all ski resorts in Japan have closed for the 2016-2017 season.

The information shown on this page is for the 2016-2017 season. Planned season dates and information for the 2017-2018 season will be updated over the coming months. Data for every ski resort should be updated in time for the start of the 2017-2018 winter season.
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