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Myoko Suginohara Trails

Myoko Suginohara is one of three resorts that make up Myoko Kogen. That ski hill has a massive 1,124m vertical drop and the mountain receives up to 13m of snow per year, and it allows to have great opportunities to experience Japan’s famous powder. There are a diverse range of trails as well as a terrain park and private night skiing. The ski resort also provides breathtaking views of Lake Nojiri, the surrounding mountains, and even Mt. Fuji on a clear day!

Difficulty of Terrain & Elevation

Difficulty of Terrain


Peak 1,855m
Vertical Descent 1,124m
Base 731m

Trail Information

Trail Slope Angle Length
Max Average
BeginnerPanorama Trail 14° 12° 2,500m
BeginnerCedar Trail 16° 10° 1,200m
BeginnerForest Trail 11° 1,300m
BeginnerPair Lift Connection Trail 15° 350m
BeginnerShirakaba Trail 19° 11° 2,100m
BeginnerStarlight Trail 17° 11° 900m
BeginnerFamily Trail 13° 1,100m
BeginnerMitahara Connection Trail 20° 800m
BeginnerSuginohara Connection Trail 16° 750m
BeginnerMitahara Connection Beginner Trail 770m
IntermediateGiant Trail 20° 13° 1,000m
IntermediateDownhill Trail 21° 13° 1,300m
IntermediateShakunage Trail 21° 13° 900m
IntermediateDynamic Trail 21° 14° 2,000m
IntermediatePanorama Connection Trail 20° 900m
AdvancedSuper Giant Trail 38° 16° 1,000m
AdvancedSuper Mogul Trail 32° 15° 1,500m
Sugi Terrain Park 14° 12° 1,000m

Myoko Suginohara Lifts

Lift Capacity Length Operation Hours
Suginohara Gondola 8 3,074m Weekdays 8:30 A.M. - 4:00 P.M. / Weekends and National Holidays 8:00 A.M. - 4:00 P.M.
Suginohara Pair Lift No. 1 2 1,048m Weekdays 8:30 A.M. - 4:30 P.M. / Weekends and National Holidays 8:00 A.M. - 4:30 P.M.
Suginohara Pair Lift No. 2 2 856m Unscheduled closed days
Mitahara High-Speed Lift No. 2 4 1,774m 9:00 A.M. - 4:00 P.M.
Mitahara High-Speed Lift No. 3 4 1,726m 9:30 A.M. - 3:30 P.M.
  • *Lift schedule may change without notice due to the weather condition or congestion.



SEIBU PRINCE CLUB emi members are eligible for a 500 yen discount on lift tickets!
Members receive a 500 yen discount on the following lift tickets.
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Ticket Type Regular Season Rate (Dec. 22-28 & Jan. 7-Mar.31) New Years Period Rate (Dec. 29-Jan.6)
Regular SEIBU
Regular SEIBU
1 Day Lift Ticket Adult ¥4,500 ¥4,000 ¥4,700 ¥4,200
Senior / Jr. High School Student ¥3,900 ¥3,400 ¥4,100 ¥3,600
Child Under 12 yrs. Free - Free -
2 Day Lift Ticket Adult ¥8,300 - ¥8,500 -
Senior / Jr. High School Student ¥7,200 - ¥7,400 -
Child Under 12 yrs. Free - Free -
4 Hour Lift Ticket (4 hours from time of purchase) Adult ¥3,600 ¥3,100 ¥3,800 ¥3,300
Senior / Jr. High School Student ¥3,100 ¥2,600 ¥3,300 ¥2,800
Child Under 12 yrs. Free - Free -
30 Day Consecutive Lift Pass Adult ¥27,000 -
Senior / Jr. High School Student ¥25,000 -
Child Under 12 yrs. Free -
Season’s Pass Adult ¥44,000 ¥43,000
Senior / Jr. High School Student ¥39,000 ¥38,000
Child Under 12 yrs. Free Free
  • *Free lifts for children 12 yrs. and under
  • *Senior: 55 yrs. and older (ID required)
  • *The No. 2 Pair Lift accessed terrain is available for daily private night ski use, from 6:00 P.M. to 8:00 P.M. Private use of the night ski area is ¥100,000.

Lessons and Guides


Myoko Suginohara Ski & Snowboard School offers a variety of lessons for children and adults available only in Japanese. English ski and snowboard lessons are available at the neighbouring Myoko Akakura Snow Area through Myoko Snow Sports.

Lesson Information

Type 2 Hours 4 Hours
Private Lesson (one-on-one) ¥15,000 ¥22,000
Group Lesson (per person) ¥3,500 ¥5,000
Junior Lesson (Children 6-12, per person) ¥4,500 ¥7,500

* We only have a 90 minutes lesson for children under 6.

Myoko Suginohara Ski & Snowboard School (Lessons in Japanese)
TEL: 81-(0)255-86-6920

Myoko Snow Sports (Lessons in English at Myoko Akakura Snow Area)


Myoko Suginohara Ski Resort offers the latest models of ski and snowboard rental gear at the base station’s center area. In order to support children learning to ski, Suginohara Ski Resort provides children’s ski rental for free on weekdays, and for ¥1,000 on the third Sunday (for children with family).

※Dec.29-Jan.6 will be charged fee.


Item 1 Day 2 Days
Adult(over 13 yrs.) Senior / Child Adult(over 13 yrs.) Senior / Child
Ski or Snowboard Gear (Set)* ¥4,000 ¥3,000 ¥7,500 ¥5,500
Snow Wear (Set)** ¥4,000 ¥3,000 ¥6,000 ¥5,000
  • *Standard Skis, Poles and Boots or Snowboard & Boots
  • **Jacket & Pants
  • ***4 hour rentals and 3 day rentals are also available.
  • Note: All information is subject to change


[Myoko Snowmobile Land]
Enjoy cruising on a snowmobile from the rolling hills to the deep forest.

[Sightseeing Gondola]
Non-skier will love this gondola ride and a fantastic view from the summit.


Restaurants on the ski hill

[Sanroku Restaurant Myoko]
A casual restaurant at the bottom of the ski area offering a menu featuring local products.

[Restaurant Azalea]
Popular for the special katsudon, thick pork cutlet served on a big bowl of rice.

[Restaurant Alyeska]
You can choose your favorite dish from the big menu list. Next to the 1st parking lot.

[Ramen Corner]
Enjoy the big size ramen noodles. In the center area.

[Mitahara Shokudo Area]
Many casual restaurants stand together in one area near the gate of the Mitahara 2nd High-speed Lift.

[Restaurant Yumeboken]
A casual restaurant popular for grilled hamburg steak served on a hot iron plate.

[Crepe Shop]
You can try a wide variety of crepes.

[Turkey Kitchen Harika]
You will find the fine kababs, and it is deliciously addictive!

[Snack Hoop]
An ideal place to buy light snacks such as sausages and french fries.