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Shiga Kogen Ski Area, Yamanouchi-machi
(4.5/5 based on 260+ reviews on the web)
Hit the slopes at Shiga Kogen Ski Area, a vast, snow-covered area consisting of 21 connected ski resorts that all accept the same lift pass. Snow sports enthusiasts and beginners alike can be certain of the professional standard of the ski area, which hosted various competitions during the 1998 Winter Olympics. Its rich variety of trails, downhills, and jumps spreads across an enormous 600 ha (1,483 ac) of terrain. The surrounding national park offers plenty of off-slope entertainment, with hot springs and a monkey sanctuary, where snow monkeys bathe in the hot springs. Make Shiga Kogen Ski Area part of your personalized Yamanouchi-machi itinerary using our Yamanouchi-machi vacation generator.
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  • Visited Shiga Kogen for 5 days in Feb 2016, and despite the season being relatively lean by local standards, it was still incredible by Australian standards. Crowds - very small except for Saturday Sn...  more »
  • Is cheap prices for West, South, and East Prince staff good, lovely difference is best. If you ski only in the young guys better, convenient, cheap isn't it?
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  • After a long absence on holiday during golden week. To see the snow to Shibu toge. Less snow this year has opened despite three days later, snow corridor was powerful enough.
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