Book in advance, pay in advance and pay less!
Purchasing lift tickets and making rental bookings in advance can get you discounts and make your arrival smoother at the site.

Ski resort data

Groomed snow
Non-groomed snow





Longest run distanceLongest run

4,000 m

Maximum gradientMaximum

35 °

Open seasonDec. 23rd to Mar. 31st (Schedule subject to change based on snow conditions)
Current snow condition- cmLatest ski resort information
Chance of sunny weather
Dec21.5 %
Jan16.3 %
Feb20.5 %
Mar29.8 %


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Iwappara Ski Resort

Resort features

If you’re looking for a ski resort, look no further than Iwappara Ski Resort. With its wide open slopes, this is a great place for adults and kids to enjoy skiing, making it perfect for families.

Hot springs
Resort Center 2 "Iwappara no Yu"
Recommended for families
All natural snow
Long course
Night skiing / early morning skiing

Open season

Dec. 23rd to Mar. 31st (Schedule subject to change based on snow conditions)

Opening hours

Weekdays8:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Saturdays8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Public holidays8:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Early morning-
Night ski5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
December 23 to March 31 (tentative) / Open 8:00 AM - 7:00 PM on weekdays, Sundays, and (January 8 and March 20) (5:00 PM - 7:00 PM for night skiing) / Open 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM on Saturdays, New Year holidays (December 29 to January 2 and January 7), February 11, and February 23 (5:00 PM - 8:00 PM for night skiing)/ *Please refer to the facility's website for the latest information.
Days closed-

Schedule subject to change based on snow conditions
Subject to change depending on the snowfall and weather. Please check the official website for the latest information.

Resort information

Address〒 949-6103731-79 Tsuchidaru, Yuzawa-machi, Minamiuonuma-gun, Niigata Prefecture
Snow park information-
Kids’ parkKids Paradise: Offering sledding and other winter activities. Complete with kids’ area for children to improve their skiing and snowboarding.
Ski lodgeResort Center 1 (by ski slopes): Rental shops, stores, changing rooms, coin-operated lockers, courier service counter Resort Center 2 (located halfway up mountain): Rental shops, stores, changing rooms, coin lockers, courier service counter
Rescue facilitiesThe Patrol Center is situated within the No. 2 Pair Lift and offers emergency first aid services, as well as assistance in guiding guests to hospitals.
Childcare facilities
RestaurantsCafe SNOWMAN’S / There are also about 20 restaurants on and around the slopes
Payment methods
Visa Mastercard Diners Club American Express JCB
VisaVisa MastercardMastercard Diners ClubDiners Club American ExpressAmerican Express JCBJCB
ActivitiesToboggan Snowscoot Kids’ park Snow strider

Regular pricing

Official pricing listed by the ski resort
These prices may differ from WAmazing Snow.

Directions & Transportation

〒 949-6103731-79 Tsuchidaru, Yuzawa-machi, Minamiuonuma-gun, Niigata Prefecture

Transportation fares are approximate. The actual fare may be different.

Recommended transportation passes for travel to Iwappara Ski Resort and nearby sightseeing areas