Joetsu Kokusai Ski Resort

One of the biggest slopes in Japan, covering a total area of approximately 10 million square meters. The Obetto slope boasts a maximum incline of 38 degrees, the Panorama slope offers a rich variety of terrain, and the Nagamine slope is perfect for beginners and families to enjoy. The Kids' Paradise and Sledding Land is located in front of the hotel and is the place for small children to have fun in the snow. The resort can be easily reached by train or car. You can take a day trip here or stay at the hotel directly connected to the slopes.

Ski resort data


  • 30%Beginner
  • 50%Intermediate
  • 20%Advanced

compacted snow / non compacted snow

  • 90%compacted snow
  • 10%non compacted snow

Resort features

Longest run distance
Maximum gradient

Weather / Snow condition

Current snow condition

Open season

Open season
Dec. 4th to Apr. 3rdSchedule subject to change based on snow conditions
Opening hours
Weekdays 8:00AM-9:00PM
Saturdays 8:00AM-9:00PM
Public holidays 8:00AM-9:00PM
Daytime -
Night ski 5:00PM-9:00PM

Regular pricing

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Lift tickets
USD 3~
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Rental items
USD 3~
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USD 28~
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Resort information

949-6431 1-112, Kabanosawa, Minami Uonuma-shi, Niigata Prefecture
Snow park information
Snow Park / Nagamine Halfpipe / Daibetto Halfpipe
Kids' park
Kids' Paradise / Spongebob Kids' Park / Slope Land
Ski lodge
Changing rooms, lockers, restrooms, rental, shop, lift ticket counter, restaurants, onsen
Rescue facilities
Childcare facilities
Not in operation
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  • Tirol
  • Oshiruko Chaya
  • Limoges
  • Horn
Payment methods
  • visa
  • master
  • diners
  • amex
  • jcb
  • Toboggan
  • Snowscoot
  • Snow tubing
  • Kids’ park
  • Snow strider

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