Inawashiro Ski Resort

Inawashiro Ski Resort

Thought to have had its sloped 'designed for Fukushima locals', Inawashiro Snow Paradise offers 17 courses across 2 expansive areas, each tailored around a different skiing style. Its convenient access is also a major draw for tourists.

Venue Details

Venue Details
Websitehttp://www.inawashiro-ski.com(Automated translation available)
Contact

Inawashiro Ski Resort

(+81) 242-62-5100

Best Season
  • Spring
  • Winter
ParkingAvailable
Related info<b><u>General Information:</b></u>

Season</u>: Dec. - Mar.

No. of Courses</u>: 18

No. of Lifts</u>: 8

Longest run</u>: 3550 m

Vertical drop</u>: 580 m

Height at the Summit</u>: 1255 m



<b><u>Difficulty Levels of Slopes</b></u>

50% Beginner; 35% Intermediate; 15% Advanced



<a href="https://aizuski.jp/blog/resorts/inawashiro/">See here</a> for Aizu Ski Japan's page about Inawashiro Ski Resort.
Access Details
AccessHayama 7105, Inawashiro Town, Yama District, Fukushima Pref. 969-3102
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Getting there

By Car: 10 min from the Inawashiro-Bandaikogen I.C. exit off the Ban-etsu Expressway

By Train: 15 min by shuttle bus (or taxi) from Inawashiro Station on the JR Ban-etsu West Line

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Watersports at S.A.Y (Lake Inawashiro)

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