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Furano Trails

Furano Ski Resort is divided into the Furano Zone and Kitanomine Zone, which are connected at the top of the mountain by a common trail. The ski resort has a variety of terrain suitable for all levels of skiers from beginner to advanced. There are two magic carpet escalators accessed slopes for children. To challenge yourself, there are ungroomed powder runs and steep cruisers that have been used for FIS world cup races in the past.

Difficulty of Terrain & Elevation

Difficulty of Terrain


Peak 1,074m
Vertical Descent 839m
Base 245m

Trail Information

Trail Slope Angle Length
Max Average
Furano Zone
BeginnerShirakaba 25° 12° 740m
BeginnerSpies 32° 15° 3,300m
BeginnerRopeway 20° 10° 710m
BeginnerPrince 18° 900m
IntermediateTechnical 34° 16° 680m
IntermediateRomance 22° 15° 630m
IntermediateSailer 32° 14° 3,400m
IntermediateTodomatsu 25° 11° 700m
AdvancedPanorama 29° 15° 700m
AdvancedKumagera 31° 16° 620m
AdvancedChallenge 33° 23° 570m
Beginner*Beginner Zone 50m Snow Escalator (Public Area)
**Kitanomine Zone
BeginnerWide 32° 14° 3,400m
BeginnerRinkan 28° 2,100m
BeginnerAzeria 21° 11° 400m
BeginnerJunior 23° 10° 1,120m
BeginnerFamily 18° 10° 1,100m
BeginnerLesson 24° 1,190m
IntermediateDynamic 27° 17° 470m
IntermediateLink Run 32° 15° 1,100m
IntermediateTraining 30° 13° 1,000m
IntermediateLadies' Downhill 33° 14° 2,410m
IntermediateGiant 30° 19° 700m
AdvancedFurikozawa 34° 23° 330m
Beginner*Beginner Zone 50m Snow Escalator (Public Area)
***Off-piste area (Powder area)
AdvancedPremium Zone 34° 21° 1,700m
  • *Beginner Zone is a free admission area equipped with a 50m snow escalator for beginners and sled riders.
  • **Snowscoot allowed at Kitanomine Zone.
  • ***Premium Zone is a limited area,opens depending on the circumstances of snowfall.

Furano Lifts

The Furano lift pass covers 2 zones (Furano and Kitanomine) in Furano, and also offers opportunities to experience neighbouring ski areas. A 5-7 day Furano lift pass can be used at Kamui Ski Links (1 hour from Furano), or Tomamu Ski Resort (1.5 hours from Furano) for 1 day. An 8+ day Furano lift pass can be used at these other resorts for a total of 2 days. When travelling on your own to Kamui or Tomamu, please visit the Kitanomine Ticket Centre or Furano Ropeway in Furano to change your lift tickets before the trip.


Lift Capacity Length Operation Hours as of today
Furano Zone
Furano Ropeway 101 2,330m 8:30A.M. - 4:30P.M. Or Sunset
Furano Downhill Swift Lift No. 1 4 1,944m 9:00A.M. - 4:30P.M. Or Sunset
Prince Romance Lift 2 601m 8:30A.M. - 4:30P.M. Or Sunset
Downhill Romance Lift No. 2 2 786m 8:45A.M. - 4:30P.M. Or Sunset
Downhill Romance Lift No. 3 2 567m 9:00A.M. - 4:30P.M. Or Sunset
Snow Escalator (Furano Zone) - 50m 10:00A.M. - 4:30P.M. Or Sunset
Kitanomine Zone
*Kitanomine Gondola 6 2,958m 9:00A.M. - 4:30P.M. Or Sunset
Kitanomine Swift Lift No. 1 4 1,058m 8:30A.M. - 4:30P.M. Or Sunset
Kitanomine Romance Lift No. 2 2 720m 8:45A.M. - 4:30P.M. Or Sunset
Link Lift 2 931m 9:00A.M. - 4:40P.M. Or Sunset
Snow Escalator (Kitanomine Zone) - 50m 9:00A.M. - 4:00P.M. Or Sunset
  • *Limited to intermediate and advanced skiers in Kitanomine Zone.
  • *All ski area operations are subject to change due to snow, weather and light conditions etc.



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.
Click here for more information on SEIBU PRINCE CLUB emi!

* An IC card security deposit of ¥500 is also required separately when purchasing tickets.
* Insert your used IC card into the return machine and your security deposit will be refunded.

Ticket Adult Senior (+60) Ticket valid operation hour
Regular SEIBU
Regular SEIBU
1-Day (Regular Season) ¥6,000 ¥5,500 ¥5,400 ¥4,900 8:30 A.M. - Sunset or until end of Night Skiing
1-Day *Early Season (Nov. 23 – Dec. 6) and Spring Ski Season (Mar. 23 – May. 6) ¥4,500 ¥4,000 ¥4,000 ¥3,500 8:30 A.M. - Sunset or until end of Night Skiing
Spring Ski Season 9:00 A.M. - 4:00 P.M.
3-hour ¥4,400 - ¥3,800 - It starts from the time of purchase.
5-hour ¥5,200 - ¥4,600 - It starts from the time of purchase.
Sunset & Night Skiing ¥5,200 - ¥4,600 - 1:00 P.M. - 7:30 P.M.
Night Skiing ¥2,200 - ¥2,000 - 4:30 P.M. - 7:30 P.M.
Single Ride for the Chair Lift ¥700 Except excluding the Gondola, the Ropeway and Hooded Quad Lift.
Single Ride for Hooded Quad Lift #1 (on the Furano side) ¥1,400 Valid for the day
12 Single Ride Tickets ¥6,000 Valid for the end of season
One way trip for the Ropeway or the Gondola ¥2,100 Valid for the day
Round trip for the Ropeway or the Gondola ¥2,300 Valid for the day
Kids Free Programme (for children 12 yrs. and under) Free Free lift ticket will be issued at ticket office.
Multi-Day Lift Ticket 1-Day ticket × 2-Day to 10-Day NON-refundable and NON-changeable.
(up to 10 Days) Consecutive multiday tickets up to a maximum of 10-Day can be issued.
(+) 5-Day Multiday Ticket is able to issue neighbor ski resorts 'Kamui Ski Links' OR 'Tomamu Ski Resort' 1-day free lift ticket.
(+) 8-Day Multiday Ticket Consecutive multiday tickets up to a maximum of 10-Day can be issued.

Season Pass 2019 - 2020
**One face photo is required to issue an all Season Pass.

Type Age Price
Primary School 12 yrs. and under ¥3,000
Junior High School Student 13 -15 yrs. ¥41,000
High School Student 16 - 18 yrs. ¥50,000
Adult 19 - 59 yrs. ¥66,000
Senior + 60 yrs. ¥43,000
Valuable Season Pass
Night Skiing Season Pass + 13 yrs. ¥21,000
Reasonable Season Pass Purchase from Feb. 1, 2020 ¥45,000
Extra Commission
Re-issue *Regardless of the type of pass, a commission fee of ¥10,000 is required. ¥10,000
*ID required
Face Photo Printing   ¥700
  • 【What is ‘Hokkaido Ski Season Net’ ?】
  • Furano ski resort is a member of ‘Season Net’ (Hokkaido Ropeway & Ski lift Association). "Furano Season Pass" holders are able to get discounts from popular ski resorts, including neighbor ski resort “Tomamu” and “Kamui Ski Links” or other ski resorts in Hokkaido, that are members of Season Net. Enjoy powder snow in Hokkaido!!

Lessons and Guides


Furano offers a variety of lessons in English for skiers and snowboarders who are either getting on the mountain for the first time, or for the more experienced who are keen on fine-tuning their skills. Private lessons, group lessons, and children’s lessons are available from Furano Snow School and Furano International Snowsports School.


Furano Ski Resort Ski School Information

Furano Snow School

[Online booking for the lesson with Furano Snow School]

FISS (Furano International Snowsports School)

[Online booking for the lesson with FISS]

  • *Minimum 2 hours
  • *Private Lesson (5 hours)
  • *Lesson available in Furano Zone or Kitanomine Zone.
  • *Please call or email : TEL :81-(0)167-23-2111 /

Furano Pandaruman Kids School

The Pandaruman Kids School offers unique Magic Kids Ski Lessons.

These Magic Kids Ski Lessons will make kids grin as they learn to ski for the first time in a fun, safe way.

Hours: December 14,2019 – March 31 ,2020

Check-in location: Furano Pandaruman Kids School check-in desk

Check-in time: Morning lesson (8:30 – 9:15 a.m.) / Afternoon lesson (12:30 – 1:00 p.m.)

Programs Two hours Four hours Schedule
Group lesson(up to seven kids per group)
*Age three to nine
¥9,500 ¥14,000 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 noon 1:30 – 3:30 p.m.
  • * Participants in all lessons will be loaned skis and boots to use on the magic carpet.

Details (English only)

Furano Ski Resort Day Care & Nursery Information

FISS (Furano International Snowsports School)

[Online booking form]

  • *Reservation required.
  • *Children ages 1-5 yrs.

At Furano International Snowsports School day nursery we can accommodate both Japanese and non-Japanese children.
(Only 5 children can be accommodated per day)

Programs Morning (3 hours) Afternoon (3 hours) Whole day (7 hours)
under 1 yrs. From ¥10,000 with snacks and drinks From ¥10,000 with snacks and drinks From 20,000 with snacks and drinks
1-2 yrs. old From ¥8,000 with snacks and drinks From ¥8,000 with snacks and drinks From 15,500 with snacks and drinks
3-5 yrs.old From ¥7,000 with snacks and drinks From ¥7,000 with snacks and drinks From 13,500 with snacks and drinks
  • *Date / Middle of Dec., 2019 - Mar. 25, 2020 (Dates are tentative)
  • *Location / Kitanomine Zone (at Restaurant KITA YATAI, 3rd Floor, Kitanomine Terminal)
  • *Inquiries / TEL: :81-(0)167-23-2111 (Nonprofit Organization - Kojima Academy Furano)


Located in both Prince Hotels, as well as in the Furano Zone Ropeway Station and the Kitanomine Zone Gondola Station. Rental gear can be brought in for exchange or waxing at any time.


Ski Rental Price List / ATOMIC Salomon Station

[Online booking for skis & snowboards equipements]


1. Ground Floor, New Furano Prince Hotel
2. Ground Floor, Furano Prince Hotel
3. Ground Floor, Kitanomine Terminal
4. Furano Ropeway Base Station

[Operation Hours]

Hotel Outlets: 8:00 A.M. - 7:30 P.M.
Kitanomine Terminal: 8:30 A.M. - 7:30 P.M.
Furano Ropeway: 8:30 A.M. - 4:30 P.M. (or sunset)

Equipment   Half-day (5 hours) 1 day 2 day 3 day 4 day 5 day
Full Set
(Ski or Snowboard + Clothes)
Adult ¥8,800 ¥9,800 ¥16,800 ¥23,200 ¥29,100 ¥34,500
Child ¥5,900 ¥6,600 ¥11,200 ¥15,500 ¥19,400 ¥23,100
Ski or Snowboard Equipment
(Standard Skis or Snowboard + Boots + Ski Poles)
Adult ¥5,400 ¥5,800 ¥9,800 ¥13,600 ¥17,100 ¥20,200
Child ¥3,500 ¥3,800 ¥6,500 ¥9,000 ¥11,400 ¥13,500
  • *One-day rental extends to the end of night skiing.
  • *Price for children includes for age of elementary school students or younger. Please show the photo ID to proof age.


[Freezing Furano Night Tour]
The interesting project to be able to feel "coldness" of Hokkaido winter!

[Snow Night Fantasy (Furano Kan Kan Mura)]
This is a fantasy village of snow and ice in front of the New Furano Prince Hotel. Wander through the enchanted forest where there are snow and ice sculptures. Stop in at the Ice Café for a drink, or experience a snow tubing slide of nearly 200m! Night flights in a hot air balloon are also available here.

[Thrilling Family Snowland]
It offers banana boat rides, snow rafting, snowmobiling and much more. It is located on the Furano Zone, in front of New Furano Prince Hotel. open daily from 9:00 A.M. to 4:00 P.M.

For more information

[Day tours and activities]
Visit for information about day tours, sightseeing options, outdoor operators and ski guides.

[First Tracks]
Experience the thrill of first tracks on perfectly groomed corduroy early in the morning before others have had a chance to go up the mountain. Advance reservation is required by 5:00 P.M. the night before.
Date: End of year and New Year, every weekend in January and February
Booking: Required by 5:00 P.M. the day before at Furano Ropeway Ticket Center
Fee: ¥1,400 per person

[Fun Races]
There will be several fun races through the winter season. ‘Furano zero trial’, ‘The Schuss race’, ‘The sledding race’ and other fun snow races. The entry fee is ¥500. Both skiers and snowboarders are welcome to join. Information available at ticket offices or our official Facebook page !

[Midnight Skiing (Kitanomine Zone)]
For a few evenings during the season, all-night skiing is available from 8:30 P.M. to 12:00 A.M. Enjoy skiing at night!
Ticket: a “Midnight” lift pass is required for this event.

[Furano Ski & Snowboard Hosts]
Enjoy skiing with local volunteers.
Meeting Point: Kitanomine Information Center at 10:00 A.M.
TEL: 81-(0)167-23-3388

For more information


Restaurants on the ski hill

Furano Zone

[Ramen Corner]
Authentic Chinese noodles made by the Prince Hotel’s chef of Chinese food. At the Furano Ropeway Bottom Station.

[Restaurant Downhill]
Enjoy a casual western style menu and a great view of the Fuano Basin. At the Furano Ropeway Summit Station.

Kitanomine Zone

[Restaurant UMI YAMA KITA]
A casual restaurant serving a variety of noodles and rice plates. At the 2nd floor in the Kitanomine Terminal.

[Restaurant KITA YATAI]
A fast food restaurant in the free rest area. On the 1st floor in the Kitanomine Terminal.