Taira (Nanto City, Toyama)

Taira
たいら
(富山県 南砺市)
Planned season: Mid December 2021 until mid March 2022
Official snow depth Daily updates during snow season

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Taira is a small ski area located close to the Johana area of Nanto city in the western region of Toyama Prefecture. Taira is often host to local and sometimes national school ski events.

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

933m
303m
630m
35"
5
1200m
3
30%
50%
20%
Skiers
50%
ropeways Ropeways gondolas Gondolas quad lifts Quad lifts triple lifts Triple lifts pair lifts Pair lifts single lifts Single lifts other lifts Other
Boarders
50%
0 0 0 0 3 0 0

Taira Snow Depth Statistics

Official snow depth numbers from the current season and previous season
December January February March
21/22
season
20/21
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21/22
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20/21
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21/22
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20/21
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21/22
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20/21
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1st - - 1st - 150cm 1st - 180cm 1st - 180cm
2nd - - 2nd - 160cm 2nd - 170cm 2nd - 160cm
3rd - - 3rd - 160cm 3rd - 180cm 3rd - 180cm
4th - - 4th - 170cm 4th - 190cm 4th - 180cm
5th - - 5th - 160cm 5th - 200cm 5th - 170cm
6th - - 6th - 160cm 6th - 190cm 6th - 160cm
7th - - 7th - 160cm 7th - 180cm 7th - 160cm
8th - - 8th - 200cm 8th - 180cm 8th - 160cm
9th - - 9th - 230cm 9th - 190cm 9th - 160cm
10th - - 10th - 280cm 10th - 190cm 10th - 160cm
11th - - 11th - 280cm 11th - 190cm 11th - 150cm
12th - - 12th - 260cm 12th - 180cm 12th - 150cm
13th - - 13th - 250cm 13th - 180cm 13th - 140cm
14th - - 14th - 240cm 14th - 180cm 14th - 130cm
15th - - 15th - 220cm 15th - 170cm 15th - 130cm
16th - - 16th - 210cm 16th - 170cm 16th - 130cm
17th - - 17th - 210cm 17th - 210cm 17th - 120cm
18th - - 18th - 220cm 18th - 240cm 18th - 120cm
19th - 120cm 19th - 220cm 19th - 240cm 19th - 110cm
20th - 160cm 20th - 230cm 20th - 230cm 20th - 110cm
21st - 160cm 21st - 220cm 21st - 200cm 21st - 100cm
22nd - 150cm 22nd - 210cm 22nd - 190cm 22nd - 90cm
23rd - 130cm 23rd - 200cm 23rd - 180cm 23rd - 90cm
24th - 120cm 24th - 190cm 24th - 190cm 24th - 80cm
25th - 110cm 25th - 190cm 25th - 180cm 25th - 80cm
26th - 120cm 26th - 180cm 26th - 180cm 26th - 70cm
27th - 120cm 27th - 170cm 27th - 180cm 27th - 70cm
28th - 110cm 28th - 170cm 28th - 180cm 28th - 60cm
29th - 100cm 29th - 170cm 29th - - 29th - 50cm
30th - 100cm 30th - 170cm 30th 30th - 50cm
31st - 140cm 31st - 180cm 31st 31st - 50cm

Previous Statistics

Taira Facilities

School
School
Ski School: Available Snowboard School: Available
Ski and snowboard lessons are available at Taira. 
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
The 'Kids Park' is located by the base of the Number 1 pair lift. There is a 500 yen entry charge. Open on weekends and holidays. 
Park Information
Park information
 

Taira 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 8:30am until 5:00pm
Weekdays Normally open from 8:30am until 5:00pm
Nighta
'Nighta' (night skiing)
Weekends and holidays No
Weekdays Sometimes
Opening information
Opening information
Taira is normally open from 8:30am until 5:00pm in the daytime.

Night skiing operations are from 6:00pm until 9:00pm - normally on Wednesdays only. The ski lifts close between 5:00pm and 6:00pm on those days.

Taira Lift Ticket Charges

Adults Child
Junior High School age & under
Senior
60 years & over
1 Day 3,500 yen 3,000 yen 3,000 yen
Half Day 2,500 yen 2,000 yen 2,000 yen
5 Hours (10am-3pm) 2,500 yen 2,000 yen 2,000 yen
Nighta 2,500 yen 1,500 yen 2,500 yen
Lift 1 Voucher 300 yen
Lift 6 Vouchers 1,500 yen
Season Ticket 27,000 yen 16,000 yen 23,000 yen
Lift Ticket Information 2020-2021 Season lift tickets

The 5 Hour ticket is valid from 10:00am until 3:00pm.

Getting to Taira

By public transport
Train
Train
43.3km from Kanazawa Station on the Hokuriku Shinkansen line
12km from Johana Station on the Johana line
Transport Information
Information
Taira is about 12km from Johana Station on the Johana line.

>> More information on the Hokuriku Shinkansen train line
bus
Bus
No shuttle bus service is available.
By Car
Car
13.6km from the Fukumitsu IC on the Tokai Hokuriku Expressway
15.2km from the Gokayama IC on the Tokai Hokuriku Expressway
Nearest national route: Route 304 (0.9km away)
Direction
Direction
Taira is less than 14km from the Fukumitsu IC and just over 15km from the Gokayama IC exit on the Tokai Hokuriku Expressway.

The ski hill is located just off Route 304 to the south of the Johana area of Nanto city.

>> More information on Tokai Hokuriku Expressway
Parking
Parking
There are two car parks at the base of Taira.

More Information

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Address
Address
Nashitani
Nanto-shi
Toyama-ken
939-1927
Telephone
Telephone
0763-66-2911
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