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Shiga Kogen

1108 Asahimachi, Nagano, Nagano Prefecture
+81 26-286-4621
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Great place

Not many people, you dont have to wait to use the lift, great place for skiing. View was... read more

Reviewed March 4, 2018
ElixirEridani
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Ipoh, Malaysia
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Largest Ski Area in Japan (Enough said)

So many trails and so much variety. 1 pass over 50 lifts and 19 ski areas. 17 of these are... read more

Reviewed September 21, 2017
Robel Z
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Yamanouchi-machi, Japan
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“ski area” (6 reviews)
“villa alpen” (2 reviews)
“tree runs” (3 reviews)
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1108 Asahimachi, Nagano, Nagano Prefecture
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+81 26-286-4621
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Reviewed March 4, 2018 via mobile

Not many people, you dont have to wait to use the lift, great place for skiing. View was magnificient!

Thank ElixirEridani
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Reviewed September 21, 2017

So many trails and so much variety. 1 pass over 50 lifts and 19 ski areas. 17 of these are interconnected so you can keep your skies on all the time. The snow quality is what surprised me the most. I expected it to be...More

2  Thank Robel Z
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Reviewed July 12, 2017

The biggest ski area in Japan, plenty of runs and attractions for all abilities and some decent bars and restaurants. The snow monkeys are also close by so if you're going for more than a few days you can rest your legs with a visit...More

1  Thank 822guyr
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Reviewed March 31, 2017

spent 4 days skiing non stop for about 6-7 hours/day. First week in Feb seems like a good time as most students are studying for exams. There were few people there and we never waited for the lift. There was also 6 or more inches...More

4  Thank m5clt
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Reviewed March 27, 2017

I have visited Niseko, Furano, Hakuba and now Shiga Kogen. First time spring skiing. There are so many slopes to enjoy it's mind boggling. Of course, it's even more fun when you can ski well. Nevertheless, not seeing the touristy crowds of those other places...More

2  Thank AlvinCK
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Reviewed January 31, 2017

I promised the kids we'd see the snow monkeys, so after getting a snow monkey one day pass from the train station at Nagano we jumped on the express bus to the snow monkey stop. Its a good 2 K's walk in from there, but...More

1  Thank daleobs
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Reviewed January 20, 2017

The monkeys were so cute, wonderful to watch the area of the main pool is not very big so can get crowded with tourists, spend over 2 hours watching taking pics. There is a small stop with toilets/gates before the pool with some lockers to...More

Thank redtraveller_8
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Reviewed July 26, 2016

We usually visited Yuzawa Ski resort area as they have dozen of different resort in 30 minutes distance by car . Specially , Gala was our favourite place , but now changed terrible due to it`s convenience transportation by Shinkansen from Tokyo , only 1...More

13  Thank shunsuke672
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Reviewed April 23, 2016 via mobile

So beautiful this area... Should go by bike to enjoy the most otherwise u should park ur car somewhere and take a walk ;) highest place where should go

3  Thank Kun Kon S
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Reviewed December 20, 2015

Family loved our week stay in Shiga Kogen. It was made special by our ski experience with Shiga International ski school. The instructors were very experienced and passionate. They were able to relate to different skill levels and coach the family effectively.

2  Thank SnowGliders
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Venkatesh P
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Response from AlvinCK | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I would recommend checking snowjapan website which includes historical snowfall
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