Edelweiss Ski Resort (Nikko City, Tochigi)

Edelweiss Ski Resort
エーデルワイススキーリゾート (栃木県 日光市)
Planned season: Saturday 22nd December 2018 until Sunday 31st March 2019
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Edelweiss Ski Resort is located in the northern region of Nikko city in Tochigi Prefecture, to the north of Mt Takahara. The resort is just off the Nichien Momiji line toll. While not connected, Hunter Mountain Shiobara is just to the south of Hunter Mountain.

Tochigi Prefecture is located to the north of Tokyo and is perhaps best known for the Nikko and the famous Toshogu Shrine, Lake Chuzenji, Kegon Falls, the Oku Nikko area and also the mountainous region in the north that includes Mt Takahara and Mt Nasu.

The Mountain

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Edelweiss Ski Resort Snow Depth Statistics

Official snow depth numbers from the current season and previous season
December January February March
1st - - 1st 70cm 100cm 1st 100cm 180cm 1st 100cm 200cm
2nd - - 2nd 70cm 100cm 2nd 100cm 180cm 2nd 100cm 180cm
3rd - - 3rd 70cm 120cm 3rd 100cm 180cm 3rd 100cm 180cm
4th - - 4th 70cm 130cm 4th 100cm 180cm 4th 100cm 180cm
5th - - 5th 70cm 130cm 5th 100cm 180cm 5th 100cm 160cm
6th - - 6th 70cm 130cm 6th 100cm 180cm 6th 100cm 160cm
7th - - 7th 70cm 130cm 7th 100cm 180cm 7th 100cm 160cm
8th - - 8th 70cm 130cm 8th 100cm 180cm 8th 100cm 160cm
9th - - 9th 70cm 130cm 9th 100cm 180cm 9th 100cm 140cm
10th - - 10th 70cm 130cm 10th 100cm 180cm 10th 100cm 140cm
11th - - 11th 70cm 130cm 11th 110cm 180cm 11th 100cm 140cm
12th - - 12th 70cm 130cm 12th 110cm 180cm 12th 90cm 140cm
13th - - 13th 70cm 130cm 13th 110cm 180cm 13th 90cm 140cm
14th - - 14th 70cm 130cm 14th 110cm 180cm 14th 90cm 140cm
15th 30cm - 15th 70cm 130cm 15th 110cm 180cm 15th 90cm 140cm
16th 30cm - 16th 70cm 130cm 16th 110cm 180cm 16th 90cm 120cm
17th 30cm - 17th 70cm 130cm 17th 110cm 180cm 17th 90cm 120cm
18th 30cm - 18th 80cm 120cm 18th 110cm 180cm 18th 90cm 120cm
19th 30cm - 19th 80cm 120cm 19th 110cm 200cm 19th 90cm 100cm
20th 40cm - 20th 80cm 120cm 20th 110cm 200cm 20th 90cm 100cm
21st 40cm - 21st 80cm 120cm 21st 100cm 200cm 21st 90cm 100cm
22nd 40cm - 22nd 80cm 120cm 22nd 100cm 200cm 22nd 90cm 120cm
23rd 40cm 50cm 23rd 80cm 150cm 23rd 100cm 200cm 23rd 90cm 120cm
24th 40cm 50cm 24th 80cm 140cm 24th 100cm 200cm 24th 90cm 120cm
25th 40cm 50cm 25th 80cm 140cm 25th 100cm 200cm 25th 90cm 120cm
26th 40cm 50cm 26th 100cm 160cm 26th 100cm 200cm 26th 90cm 100cm
27th 40cm 50cm 27th 100cm 160cm 27th 100cm 200cm 27th 90cm 100cm
28th 40cm 90cm 28th 100cm 180cm 28th 100cm 200cm 28th 90cm 100cm
29th 50cm 100cm 29th 100cm 180cm 29th - - 29th 90cm 100cm
30th 60cm 100cm 30th 100cm 180cm 30th 30th 80cm 100cm
31st 70cm 100cm 31st 100cm 180cm 31st 31st 80cm 100cm

Previous Statistics

Edelweiss Ski Resort Facilities

Ski School: Available Snowboard School: Available
Ski and snowboard lessons are available at Edelweiss Ski Resort. 
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
'Playland BOW WOW' is next to the Number 2 family pair lift and features sledging, tubing, a ski practice area and snow elevator. The entry charge is 800 yen. 
Park Information
Park information
There are no special snow park facilities. There is a cross course and a mogul run. 

Edelweiss Ski Resort 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 8:30am until 4:10pm
Weekdays Normally open from 8:30am until 4:10pm
'Nighta' (night skiing)
Weekends and holidays No
Weekdays No
Opening information
Opening information
Edelweiss Ski Resort is normally open from 8:30am until 4:10pm.

Edelweiss Ski Resort Lift Ticket Charges

Adults Child
3 years to Elementary School age
Older Child
High School age
55 years & over
1 Day (weekend & holidays) 4,400 yen 2,600 yen 3,900 yen
1 Day (weekdays) 3,800 yen 2,200 yen 3,300 yen
AM / PM (weekend & holidays) 3,600 yen 2,200 yen 3,200 yen
AM / PM (weekdays) 3,000 yen 1,800 yen 2,800 yen
3 Lift Coupons 1,500 yen
Season Ticket 40,000 yen 24,000 yen 36,000 yen
Lift Ticket Information People ages 45-59 years are charged the same as the High School age rate.

The Morning ticket is valid from opening until 12:30pm.

The Afternoon ticket is valid from 12:00am until 4:10pm.

Getting to Edelweiss Ski Resort

By public transport
38.3km from Nasu Shiobara Station on the Tohoku Shinkansen line
16.8km from Ryuokyo Station on the Kinugawa Line
21.1km from Kinugawa Onsen Station on the Kinugawa Line
Transport Information
The resort is about 21km from Kinugawa Onsen Station on the Kinugawa line, and about 38km from Nasu Shiobara Station on the Tohoku Shinkansen line.

>> More information on the Tohoku Shinkansen train line
In winter season a daily free shuttle bus service runs from Kinugawa Onsen Station to Edelweiss Ski Resort and the journey takes around 50 minutes.

The bus leaves the station at 9:00am. Reservations are required.
By Car
30.1km from the Nishi Nasuno Shiobara IC on the Tohoku Expressway
34.7km from the Imaichi IC on the Nikko Utsunomiya Road
50.2km from the Utsunomiya IC on the Tohoku Expressway
Nearest national route: Route 400 (12.4km away)
Edelweiss Ski Resort is about 30km from the Nishi Nasuno Shiobara IC on the Tohoku Expressway.

From the IC exit turn right onto Route 400 and after about 17.5km turn left onto the Nichien Momiji Line toll road (the charge is 610 yen). The resort is just over 12km along this road on the left hand side. Approaching from the south (central Nikko city), head north on Route 121 and then take the Nichien Momiji Line.

>> More information on Tohoku Expressway
There is parking for 1,500 vehicles at the base of Edelweiss. Parking is free every day of the season.

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2019-2020 SEASON INFO
The ski resort information currently shown on SnowJapan is from the 2018-2019 season. Over the summer and autumn months we will be checking and then updating information. Everything will be updated online in time for the 2019-2020 winter season. Please note that planned ski resort opening dates are often very similar every year, so the dates from the 2018-2019 season can be taken as a good idea of what to expect next season.
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