Hakkai Sanroku (Minamiuonuma City, Niigata)

Hakkai Sanroku
(新潟県 南魚沼市)
Planned season: Sunday 21st December 2019 until late March 2020
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Hakkai Sanroku is a small ski hill with two pair lifts located in the northern area of Minamiuonuma city in Niigata Prefecture. There is a cross-country ski course by the base area of Hakkai Sanroku. This ski hill is not to be mistaken with the nearby - and much larger and well-known - Muikamachi Hakkaisan resort.

Niigata Prefecture is located in the central region of Honshu to the north of Tokyo and has a 250km long coastline facing the Sea of Japan. Convenient transportation links make Niigata very easy to get to from Tokyo and other surrounding regions. There are over 50 ski and snowboard resorts in Niigata Prefecture, ranging from small one-lift hills to some of the most well-known and popular ski resorts in Japan. While they are dotted around the mountains of the prefecture, most are concentrated in the southern regions - in particular the Yuzawa town and Minamiuonuma city area in the Chuetsu region and Myoko city in the Joetsu region.

The Mountain

ropeways Ropeways gondolas Gondolas quad lifts Quad lifts triple lifts Triple lifts pair lifts Pair lifts single lifts Single lifts other lifts Other
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Hakkai Sanroku Snow Depth Statistics

Official snow depth numbers from the current season and previous season
December January February March
1st - - 1st - 90cm 1st - 210cm 1st - 140cm
2nd - - 2nd - 90cm 2nd - 210cm 2nd - 140cm
3rd - - 3rd - 110cm 3rd - 200cm 3rd - 130cm
4th - - 4th - 110cm 4th - 190cm 4th - 130cm
5th - - 5th - 110cm 5th - 190cm 5th - 120cm
6th - - 6th - 110cm 6th - 180cm 6th - 120cm
7th - - 7th - 120cm 7th - 180cm 7th - 110cm
8th - - 8th - 130cm 8th - 180cm 8th - 110cm
9th - - 9th - 150cm 9th - 190cm 9th - 110cm
10th - - 10th - 170cm 10th - 210cm 10th - 110cm
11th - - 11th - 150cm 11th - 210cm 11th - 100cm
12th - - 12th - 140cm 12th - 210cm 12th - 100cm
13th - - 13th - 140cm 13th - 210cm 13th - 100cm
14th - - 14th - 130cm 14th - 220cm 14th - 110cm
15th - - 15th - 120cm 15th - 220cm 15th - 110cm
16th - - 16th - 120cm 16th - 210cm 16th - 100cm
17th - - 17th - 130cm 17th - 210cm 17th - 90cm
18th - - 18th - 140cm 18th - 200cm 18th - 90cm
19th - - 19th - 160cm 19th - 190cm 19th - 80cm
20th - - 20th - 150cm 20th - 180cm 20th - 70cm
21st - - 21st - 160cm 21st - 170cm 21st - 60cm
22nd - - 22nd - 170cm 22nd - 170cm 22nd - -
23rd - - 23rd - 170cm 23rd - 170cm 23rd - -
24th - - 24th - 180cm 24th - 160cm 24th - -
25th - - 25th - 200cm 25th - 150cm 25th - -
26th - - 26th - 210cm 26th - 150cm 26th - -
27th - - 27th - 220cm 27th - 150cm 27th - -
28th - 40cm 28th - 220cm 28th - 140cm 28th - -
29th - 60cm 29th - 220cm 29th - - 29th - -
30th - 80cm 30th - 220cm 30th 30th - -
31st - 90cm 31st - 210cm 31st 31st - -

Previous Statistics

Hakkai Sanroku Facilities

Ski School: Available Snowboard School: Not available
Ski lessons are available at Hakkai Sanroku. 
Equipment Rental
Ski Rental: Available Snowboard Rental: Available
Ski and snowboard equipment rental is available. 
Children Facilities
Children's facilities
There is a sledging course at the base of the hill. 
Park Information
Park information
There are no special snow park facilities. 

Hakkai Sanroku Season & Opening Times

Typical season is from Mid December until Late March
October November December January February March April May June July
Weekends and holidays Normally open from 8:00am until 4:30pm
Weekdays Normally open from 9:00am until 4:30pm
'Nighta' (night skiing)
Weekends and holidays No
Weekdays No
Opening information
Opening information
Hakkai Sanroku is open from 9:00am until 4:30pm on weekdays and from 8:00am until 4:30pm on Saturdays, Sundays and national holidays.

It is open from 8:00am until 4:30pm from 30th December until 3rd January.

There is no nighta at this ski hill.

Hakkai Sanroku Lift Ticket Charges

Adults Child
Elementary School age
Older Child
High School age
60 years & over
1 Day 3,000 yen 2,200 yen 2,200 yen
2 Days 5,300 yen 3,500 yen 3,500 yen
4 Hours 2,300 yen 1,700 yen 1,700 yen
1 Lift Coupon 300 yen 200 yen 200 yen
6 Lift Coupons 1,500 yen 1,000 yen 1,000 yen
Season Ticket 27,000 yen 14,000 yen 14,000 yen
Lift Ticket Information The 4 Hour ticket is valid for four hours from the time of purchase.

Getting to Hakkai Sanroku

By public transport
5.5km from Urasa Station on the Joetsu Shinkansen line
5.5km from Urasa Station on the Joetsu Line
15.2km from Muikamachi Station on the Hokuhoku Line
Transport Information
Urasa Station is the nearest train station to Hakkai Sanroku and is about 5.5km away. The station is serviced by the Joetsu Shinkansen and also the local Joetsu line.

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More information on the Joetsu train line
There is no ski hill shuttle bus but a local bus service stops quite close by.
By Car
3.4km from the Yamato Smart IC on the Kanetsu Expressway
8.1km from the Koide IC on the Kanetsu Expressway
14.8km from the Muikamachi IC on the Kanetsu Expressway
Nearest national route: Route 291 (0.6km away)
Nearest prefecture road: Prefecture Road 265
The nearest exit of the Kanetsu Expressway is the Yamato Smart IC exit (which can only be used with vehicles equipped with ETC).

From the Yamato Smart IC exit turn right and then quickly right once again onto Prefecture Road 265 and continue for about 1.8km. Turn right onto Route 291 and after about 650m turn left at the signs to approach Hakkai Sanroku.

For cars without ETC, Koide IC is the next closest exit on the Kanetsu Expressway.

Muikamachi IC to the south is about 15km away from Hakkai Sanroku

>> More information on Kanetsu Expressway
There is a car park at the base of Hakkai Sanroku holding up to 180 vehicles. The car park is free to use.

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2019-2020 UPDATES

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