Tazawako Snow Resort

One of the most well-known ski resorts in the Tohoku region, with its varied terrains, abundant amount of snow, wide paths, and various inclines. Stunning views of Lake Tazawa can be enjoyed from the slopes. In the surrounding area, you can also enjoy day trips to the natural hot springs such as Nyuto Onsenkyo, which is famous throughout the country.

Ski resort data


  • 30%Beginner
  • 30%Intermediate
  • 40%Advanced

compacted snow / non compacted snow

  • 70%compacted snow
  • 30%non compacted snow

Resort features

Longest run distance
Maximum gradient

Weather / Snow condition

Current snow condition

Open season

Open season
Dec. 27th to Mar. 31stSchedule subject to change depending on snow conditions
Opening hours
Weekdays 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Saturdays 8:30 AM - 4:00 PM
Public holidays 8:30 AM - 4:00 PM
Daytime -
Night ski -

Regular pricing

Lift tickets
USD 2~
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Rental items
USD 7~
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Resort information

014-1201 73-2 Shimotakano, Tazawako, Obonai, Senboku-shi, Akita Prefecture
Snow park information
Kickers / Boxes / Banked slaloms
Kids' park
At the Kids' Area next to Ski Center Lera, children can enjoy sledding and snow striders and play in the snow as much as they like!
Ski lodge
Ski Center Lera at the base of the slopes
Rescue facilities
Maintenance Center (1F)
  • Lounge Kuromori
  • Restaurant Kamoshika
  • Restaurant Ginrei
  • Restaurant Shirakaba
Payment methods
  • visa
  • master
  • diners
  • jcb
  • unionpay
  • iccard
  • Toboggan
  • Kids’ park
  • Snow strider