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Niseko Hanazono

Niseko Hanazono Ski Resort Guide

Niseko Hanazono, Japan

Rated: 3/5 (from 6 ratings)

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForExpert Skiers, Intermediates, Beginners, Snowfall and Apres-Ski!
Highest Lift1,100m3,609ft
Resort Height308m1,010ft
 Nearest AirportNew Chitose
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Niseko Hanazono

The Japanese ski resort of Niseko Hanazono is at an altitude of 308m1,010ft.

Summary

Niseko Hanazono is part of the Niseko ski area with access to 32km20 miles of downhill skiing, with 34 marked pistes, served by a total of 20 ski lifts. In addition to the skiing in Niseko Hanazono itself (8 pisted ski runs), the appropriate ski Lift Pass will allow you to ski or snowboard in the other Niseko ski resorts of Niseko Annupuri, Niseko Grand Hirafu and Niseko Village/Higashiyama.

The skiing is at relatively low altitude, so snow cover can be variable.

Skiing

There are a variety of pistes to suit all levels of skier ability, from Beginner to Expert.

Snowboarding

Niseko Hanazono offers some good boarding and there is a Snow Park in Niseko Hanazono.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Niseko Hanazono?

The next notable snow forecast is 27cm11in, expected on 20 October, with around 95cm38in forecast over the next 7 days.

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Snow this week

Snow Forecast by day for Niseko Hanazono
WedThuFriSatSunMonTue
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584m1,916ft
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607m1,991ft
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612m2,008ft
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543m1,781ft

Ski Area Stats

Niseko Hanazono Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
 1 
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
 4 
Green Pistes
Beginner Runs
 3 
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts
3

Niseko Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
 3 
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
10
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
21
Downhill
Total Length
32km20 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts
20

Altitudes

Niseko Hanazono Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift1,100m3,609ft
Lowest Piste308m1,010ft
Resort Altitude (Niseko Hanazono)308m1,010ft

Ratings & Suitability

Ratings for Niseko Hanazono
Expert Skiers
Intermediate Skiers
Beginners
Snowboarding
Snow
Apres-Ski

Location and Map

Where is Niseko Hanazono?

This ski resort is in Niseko, Abuta, Japan.

Map

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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Niseko Hanazono is New Chitose, 117 minutes drive away.

Infrastructure

Ski Lift Capacity

There are three ski lifts.

Snow Making

Snow-making is available, with 60 snow cannons.

Season Dates

When is Niseko Hanazono open?

We don't currently have confirmed season dates, but hope to soon.

NOTE:- Ski area, lift and piste opening is subject to Current Snow Conditions.

COVID-19 / Coronavirus

We don't yet have specific details of the COVID-19 precautions being taken in Niseko Hanazono, but they are likely to include most of the following :-

  • Face masks required on lifts, and in shops.
  • Social distancing in public areas.
  • Reduced lift capacity.
  • Extensive disinfection / sanitization.

French Ski Resort COVID-19 Measures describes further measures that may also be applied.

Visit the Niseko Hanazono Tourist Office for the latest.

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