IOX-AROSA (Nanto City, Toyama)

IOX-AROSA
イオックス・アローザ
(富山県 南砺市)
Planned season: Friday 18th December 2020 until mid March 2021
Official snow depth Daily updates during snow season

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IOX-AROSA is located on the eastern slopes of Mt Iouzen in Nanto city in the western region of Toyama Prefecture. The 1,650m Gondola goes from base to the top of the ski area and there are five other pair lifts.

Toyama Prefecture is in the Hokuriku region of central Japan, facing the Sea of Japan. Toyama is bordered by Ishikawa to the west, Gifu to the south and Nagano and Niigata to the east. The northern region is all Sea of Japan coastline. While the eastern region of Toyama along the border with Nagano Prefecture is home to impressive North Alps mountains, most of the mostly small ski hills within Toyama are actually located in the western region around Nanto.

The Mountain

850m
500m
350m
28"
7
3000m
6
20%
50%
30%
Skiers
30%
ropeways Ropeways gondolas Gondolas quad lifts Quad lifts triple lifts Triple lifts pair lifts Pair lifts single lifts Single lifts other lifts Other
Boarders
70%
0 1 0 0 5 0 0

IOX-AROSA Snow Depth Statistics

Official snow depth numbers from the current season and previous season
December January February March
20/21
season
19/20
season
20/21
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19/20
season
20/21
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19/20
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20/21
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19/20
season
1st - - 1st 140cm 0cm 1st 240cm 50cm 1st 220cm 10cm
2nd - - 2nd 160cm 0cm 2nd 215cm 50cm 2nd 220cm 10cm
3rd - - 3rd 175cm 0cm 3rd 235cm 40cm 3rd 220cm 10cm
4th - - 4th 170cm 0cm 4th 235cm - 4th 210cm 5cm
5th - - 5th 175cm 2cm 5th 255cm 30cm 5th 200cm 10cm
6th - - 6th 180cm 25cm 6th 245cm - 6th 200cm 15cm
7th - - 7th 180cm 20cm 7th 230cm 90cm 7th 190cm 15cm
8th - - 8th 180cm 15cm 8th 230cm 95cm 8th 195cm -
9th - - 9th 260cm 5cm 9th 250cm 120cm 9th 195cm 5cm
10th - - 10th 320cm 5cm 10th 255cm 110cm 10th 190cm 0cm
11th - - 11th 320cm 5cm 11th 250cm 120cm 11th 180cm 5cm
12th - - 12th 310cm 5cm 12th 240cm 100cm 12th 180cm 0cm
13th - - 13th 300cm 5cm 13th 240cm 90cm 13th 170cm -
14th - - 14th 290cm 5cm 14th 230cm 75cm 14th 170cm -
15th - - 15th 270cm 10cm 15th 220cm 75cm 15th - -
16th - - 16th 260cm 10cm 16th 215cm 60cm 16th - -
17th - - 17th 250cm 10cm 17th 265cm 45cm 17th - -
18th - - 18th 260cm 15cm 18th 295cm 80cm 18th - -
19th 120cm - 19th 300cm 10cm 19th 300cm 90cm 19th - -
20th 150cm 0cm 20th 300cm 10cm 20th 295cm 80cm 20th - -
21st 155cm 0cm 21st 290cm 10cm 21st 265cm 70cm 21st - -
22nd 130cm 0cm 22nd 270cm 20cm 22nd 230cm 60cm 22nd - -
23rd 130cm 0cm 23rd 260cm 15cm 23rd 220cm 50cm 23rd - -
24th 120cm 0cm 24th 240cm 10cm 24th 235cm 40cm 24th - -
25th 120cm 0cm 25th 235cm 10cm 25th 235cm 25cm 25th - -
26th 135cm 0cm 26th 225cm 10cm 26th 230cm 25cm 26th - -
27th 130cm 0cm 27th 215cm 10cm 27th 230cm 20cm 27th - -
28th 120cm 0cm 28th 210cm 10cm 28th 225cm - 28th - -
29th 110cm - 29th 220cm 10cm 29th - - 29th - -
30th 110cm - 30th 230cm 10cm 30th 30th - -
31st 120cm 0cm 31st 240cm 10cm 31st 31st - -

Previous Statistics

IOX-AROSA Facilities

School
School
Ski School: Available Snowboard School: Available
Ski and snowboard lessons are available at IOX-AROSA. 
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 is a kids area by the base area with a snow escalator. Entry to the Kids Park is 500 yen for one day. 
Park Information
Park information
There is a 'Park Area' in the upper section of IOX-AROSA by the Number 5 pair lift. 

IOX-AROSA Season & Opening Times

Typical season is from Mid December until Mid March
October November December January February March April May June July
                                                           
Daytime
Daytime
Weekends and holidays Normally open from 8:00am until 4:30pm
Weekdays Normally open from 8:00am until 4:30pm
Nighta
'Nighta' (night skiing)
Weekends and holidays Yes
Weekdays Yes
Opening information
Opening information
IOX-AROSA is normally open from 8:00am until 4:30pm during the daytime.

Night skiing is from 5:00pm until 9:40pm.

IOX-AROSA Lift Ticket Charges

Adults Child
Elementary School age
Older Child
Junior High School age
Senior
60 years and over
1 Day (8am-4:30pm) 4,300 yen 2,500 yen 2,500 yen 3,500 yen
4 Hours 3,300 yen 2,000 yen 2,000 yen 3,000 yen
Nighta (5pm-9:40pm) 3,000 yen 1,500 yen 1,500 yen 3,000 yen
Season Ticket 37,500 yen 25,000 yen 25,000 yen 37,500 yen
1 Lift Coupon 300 yen 200 yen
Gondola (1 time) 1,000 yen 600 yen
Lift Ticket Information 2020-2021 Season lift tickets

The 4 Hour ticket is only valid until 4:30pm at the latest.

A number of Family tickets are available:

2 adults and 1 child - 9,600 yen
2 adults and 2 children - 10,600 yen
2 adults and 3 children - 11,600 yen
2 adults and 4 children - 12,600 yen

Getting to IOX-AROSA

By public transport
Train
Train
30.9km from Kanazawa Station on the Hokuriku Shinkansen line
9.2km from Fukumitsu Station on the Johana line
Transport Information
Information
IOX-AROSA is about 9km from Fukumitsu Station on the Johana line.

Kanazawa Station on the Hokuriku Shinkansen line is just over 30km from the resort.

>> More information on the Hokuriku Shinkansen train line
bus
Bus
No shuttle bus service is available.
By Car
Car
9.7km from the Fukumitsu IC on the Tokai Hokuriku Expressway
26km from the Tonami IC on the Hokuriku Expressway
30.2km from the Kanazawa Morimoto IC on the Hokuriku Expressway
Nearest national route: Route 304 (8.2km away)
Nearest prefecture road: Prefecture Road 355
Direction
Direction
IOX-AROSA is located just under 10km (15 minutes) from the Fukumitsu IC on the Tokai Hokuriku Expressway and about 26km from the Tonami IC on the Hokuriku Expressway.

It is located to the east of Kanazawa city and about 8km off Route 304.

>> More information on Hokuriku Expressway
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More information on Tokai Hokuriku Expressway

About 50 minutes from Toyama.
About 40 minutes from Kanazawa.
About 4 hours from Osaka.
About 2 hours 40 minutes from Nagoya.
Parking
Parking
Parking is available at the base of the resort for 1,500 vehicles. It is free every day of the season.

More Information

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Address
Address
Saikawashichi
Nanto-shi
Toyama-ken
939-1681
Telephone
Telephone
0763-55-1326
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