Togakushi (Nagano City, Nagano)

(長野県 長野市)
Planned season: Saturday 12th December 2020 until late March 2021
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Togakushi is located to the north-west of central Nagano city in the northern region of Nagano Prefecture. The two main course areas are located on the southern slopes of Menosan and the north-western slopes of Kenashiyama. A number of courses at Togakushi are left ungroomed. Apart from the skiing and snowboarding, Togakushi is famous for noodles... and ninja (a Ninja Village attraction is nearby). Togakushi has been operating since 1963.

Nagano Prefecture is located in the Chubu region of the main island of Honshu. Most of the Northern Alps, Central Alps and Southern Alps are located within Nagano (along with neighbouring prefectures). Nagano has the second highest number of ski and snowboard resorts in all of Japan and they are spread around the whole prefecture. Nagano city and many of the major ski resorts are located in the northern region.

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The Mountain

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Togakushi Snow Depth Statistics

Official snow depth numbers from the current season and previous season
December January February March
1st 0cm - 1st 116cm 30cm 1st 182cm 110cm 1st 180cm 135cm
2nd 0cm - 2nd 170cm 30cm 2nd 185cm 105cm 2nd 180cm 120cm
3rd 0cm - 3rd 170cm 30cm 3rd 185cm 105cm 3rd 180cm 120cm
4th 0cm - 4th 172cm 40cm 4th 185cm 105cm 4th 180cm 115cm
5th 0cm - 5th 172cm 70cm 5th 185cm 105cm 5th 180cm 115cm
6th 0cm - 6th 172cm 100cm 6th 185cm 115cm 6th 165cm 120cm
7th 0cm - 7th 172cm 97cm 7th 185cm 115cm 7th 165cm 120cm
8th 0cm - 8th 172cm 87cm 8th 175cm 118cm 8th 160cm 115cm
9th 0cm - 9th 185cm 80cm 9th 180cm 140cm 9th 155cm 110cm
10th 0cm - 10th 185cm 89cm 10th 175cm 140cm 10th 155cm 100cm
11th 0cm - 11th 190cm 80cm 11th 180cm 170cm 11th 150cm 90cm
12th 30cm - 12th 190cm 80cm 12th 185cm 170cm 12th 145cm 90cm
13th 30cm - 13th 190cm 80cm 13th 185cm 160cm 13th 145cm 90cm
14th 35cm 15cm 14th 190cm 88cm 14th 185cm 155cm 14th 145cm 90cm
15th 25cm 20cm 15th 190cm 85cm 15th 170cm 150cm 15th 140cm 90cm
16th 40cm 15cm 16th 190cm 87cm 16th 180cm 140cm 16th 140cm 90cm
17th 90cm 15cm 17th 190cm 85cm 17th 195cm 90cm 17th 135cm 120cm
18th 90cm 15cm 18th 190cm 82cm 18th 200cm 95cm 18th 130cm 135cm
19th 100cm 15cm 19th 200cm 82cm 19th 200cm 100cm 19th 120cm 130cm
20th 120cm 15cm 20th 200cm 82cm 20th 200cm 100cm 20th 115cm 120cm
21st 125cm 20cm 21st 200cm 95cm 21st 195cm 90cm 21st 110cm 120cm
22nd 125cm 20cm 22nd 200cm 95cm 22nd 180cm 85cm 22nd 110cm 120cm
23rd 125cm 25cm 23rd 200cm 97cm 23rd 180cm 85cm 23rd 110cm 100cm
24th 125cm 25cm 24th 200cm 90cm 24th 180cm 105cm 24th 105cm 110cm
25th 126cm 25cm 25th 200cm 90cm 25th 180cm 105cm 25th 100cm 115cm
26th 130cm 25cm 26th 190cm 85cm 26th 180cm 115cm 26th 95cm 110cm
27th 125cm 40cm 27th 190cm 85cm 27th 180cm 135cm 27th 95cm 100cm
28th 120cm 40cm 28th 180cm 100cm 28th 180cm 140cm 28th 90cm 80cm
29th 120cm 40cm 29th 180cm 100cm 29th - 140cm 29th 80cm 100cm
30th 125cm 40cm 30th 185cm 95cm 30th 30th 80cm 90cm
31st 145cm 35cm 31st 188cm 105cm 31st 31st 75cm 90cm

Previous Statistics

Togakushi Facilities

Ski School: Available Snowboard School: Available
Ski and snowboard lessons are available at Togakushi. 
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
The 'Kids Park' is located at the base of the resort and normally open on weekends and holidays. 'Ninja slope'! Entry is 500 yen.

The child care facility is located at the base - reservations are requested and the charge is 2,500 yen for a half day. 
Park Information
Park information
The 'Freestyle PARK' (Park 9) at Togakushi is located on the lower area of the resort and features a variety of items. 

Togakushi Season & Opening Times

Typical season is from Mid December until Early April
October November December January February March April May June July
Weekends and holidays Normally open from 8:30am until 4:30pm
Weekdays Normally open from 8:30am until 4:30pm
'Nighta' (night skiing)
Weekends and holidays No
Weekdays No
Opening information
Opening information
Togakushi is normally open from 8:30am until 4:30pm.

There is no night skiing at this ski area.

Togakushi Lift Ticket Charges

Adults Child
Junior High School age & under
50 years & over
1 Day 4,500 yen 2,500 yen 4,000 yen
2 Days 8,500 yen 4,500 yen 7,000 yen
3 Days 12,500 yen 7,000 yen 10,000 yen
AM / PM 3,600 yen 2,200 yen 3,000 yen
1 Lift Coupon 400 yen 250 yen 350 yen
Early Ski 3,000 yen 1,500 yen 3,000 yen
Spring Ski 3,000 yen 1,500 yen 3,000 yen
Lift Ticket Information 2020-2021 Season lift tickets

The Morning ticket is valid from 8:30am until 1:00pm.
The Afternoon ticket is valid from 12:00pm until closing.
The Early Ski 1 day ticket is valid from 15th-20th December 2019.
The Spring Ski 1 day ticket is valid from 23rd-31st March 2020.

A variety of 1 day family tickets are available:

1 day + 1 child = 6,500 yen
1 adult + 2 children = 9,000 yen
2 adults + 1 child = 10,000 yen
2 adults + 2 children = 12,500 yen

Getting to Togakushi

By public transport
23.2km from Nagano Station on the Hokuriku Shinkansen line
18.1km from Kurohime Station on the Kita Shinano line
23.2km from Nagano Station on the Shinetsu Honsen Line
Transport Information
Togakushi is about 18km from Kurohime Station.

Nagano Station on the Hokuriku Shinkansen line is 23km to the south.

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A bus is available from the West Exit of Nagano Station. It takes about 60 minutes to get to the resort.
By Car
19.6km from the Shinano-machi IC on the Joshinetsu Expressway
25.5km from the Myoko Kogen IC on the Joshinetsu Expressway
31.1km from the Nagano IC on the Joshinetsu Expressway
Nearest national route: Route 18 (18.2km away)
Nearest prefecture road: Prefecture Road 36
Togakushi is less than 20km from the Shinano-machi IC exit on the Joshinetsu Expressway.

It is about 31km from the Nagano IC on the same expressway and located north of central Nagano city.

From the northern part of Nagano city head north using the Togakushi Bird Line road and follow the signs to the ski resort which is located just off Prefecture Road 36.

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There is parking for 1500 vehicles by the base of Togakushi on four car parks. Parking is free every day of the season.

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