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Shiga Giant Ski Resort

Shiga Giant Resort Guide

Shiga Giant, Japan

Shiga Giant Ski Area Highlights
Total Piste Length2km1 miles
Highest Lift1,580m5,184ft
Resort Height1,340m4,396ft
 Nearest AirportsKansai and Chubu Centrair
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Shiga Giant at a glance

A gigantic ski area, largest in Japan and one of the world's largest, comprised 22, largely lift-inter-connected ski resorts. A huge variety of terrain and the site for half-a dozen of the 1998 Olympic events.

 When will it snow in Shiga Giant?

The next notable snow forecast for Shiga Giant is 3cm1in, expected on 18 November, with around 3cm1in forecast over the next 7 days.

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Shiga Giant Facts, Stats and Ratings

Shiga Giant Ski Area Height

Max Vertical and Resort Altitude for Shiga Giant
Highest Lift1,580m5,184ft
Lowest Piste1,340m4,396ft
Resort Altitude (Shiga Giant)1,340m4,396ft
Max Vertical240m787ft

Ski Area, Pistes and Lifts

Shiga Giant Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats for Shiga Giant
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
 1 1km1 miles
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
 2 1km1 miles
Total Length
2km1 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts
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Shiga Giant Summary

The Japanese Ski Resort of Shiga Giant has direct access to 2km1 miles of downhill skiing, with 3 marked pistes, served by a total of 2 ski lifts.

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

On the Mountain

The longest possible descent in Shiga Giant is 1km1 miles long.

Skiing in Shiga Giant

There is skiing to suit a range of abilities.

Snowboarding in Shiga Giant

Sorry, we don't yet know much about Snowboarding in Shiga Giant.

When is Shiga Giant open?

We don't currently have confirmed season dates for Shiga Giant.


NOTE:- Lift and Piste openings are always subject to Snow Conditions in Shiga Giant.

Ski Lift Capacity

The two ski lifts of Shiga Giant are able to uplift 2,800 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Where is Shiga Giant?

Shiga Giant is in Shiga, Japan.

How can I get to Shiga Giant?

 By Air

The nearest airports to Shiga Giant are Kansai and Chubu Centrair, all within three hours drive.

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