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Niseko Village/Higashiyama Ski Resort

Niseko Village/Higashiyama Resort Guide

Niseko Village/Higashiyama, Japan

Rated: 3/5 (from 6 ratings)

Niseko Village/Higashiyama Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForExpert Skiers, Intermediates, Beginners and Apres-Ski!
Total Piste Length19km12 miles
Highest Lift1,170m3,839ft
Resort Height300m984ft
 Nearest AirportNew Chitose
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Niseko Village/Higashiyama at a glance

One of the most picturesque of Japan's many ski areas, divided in to six separate ski resorts, three of them inter-linked but not on the same lift pass. Excellent snow record.

 When will it snow in Niseko Village/Higashiyama?

The next notable snow forecast for Niseko Village/Higashiyama is 8cm3in, expected on 31 October.

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Niseko Village/Higashiyama Facts, Stats and Ratings

Niseko Village/Higashiyama Rated

Ratings for Niseko Village/Higashiyama
Expert Skiers
Intermediate Skiers
Beginners
Snowboarding
Snow
Apres-Ski

How High is Niseko Village/Higashiyama?

Max Vertical and Resort Altitude for Niseko Village/Higashiyama
Highest Lift1,170m3,839ft
Lowest Piste300m984ft
Resort Altitude (Niseko Village/Higashiyama)300m984ft

Ski Area, Pistes and Lifts

Niseko Village/Higashiyama Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats for Niseko Village/Higashiyama
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
 5 3km2 miles
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
 9 8km5 miles
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
8km5 miles
Green Pistes
Beginner Runs
11
Downhill
Total Length
19km12 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts
6

Niseko Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats for Niseko
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
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Niseko Village/Higashiyama Summary

The Japanese Ski Resort of Niseko Village/Higashiyama 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 Village/Higashiyama itself (19km12 miles of 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 Hanazono.

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

On the Mountain

Skiing in Niseko Village/Higashiyama

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

Snowboarding in Niseko Village/Higashiyama

One Make and Wave also available and boarders welcome on most slopes.

When is Niseko Village/Higashiyama open?

We don't currently have confirmed season dates for Niseko Village/Higashiyama.

NOTE:- Lift and Piste openings are always subject to Snow Conditions in Niseko Village/Higashiyama.

Snow Making

Niseko Village/Higashiyama is able to make snow, with 60 snow cannons.

Ski Lift Capacity

The six ski lifts of Niseko Village/Higashiyama are able to uplift 10,680 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Where is Niseko Village/Higashiyama?

Niseko Village/Higashiyama is in Higashiyama, Niseko, Japan.

How can I get to Niseko Village/Higashiyama?

 By Air

The nearest airport to Niseko Village/Higashiyama is New Chitose which is 127 minutes drive away.

Niseko Village/Higashiyama

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