Ski in Shiga Giant, Japan

Shiga Giant - Ski Resort and Snow Summary

Shiga Giant - Japanese Ski Resort (1,340m to 1,580m)

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.

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Shiga Giant Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats for Shiga Giant
 1 Black Piste (1km)
 2 Blue Pistes (1km)
2Ski Lifts

Shiga Giant Ski Area Height

Max Vertical and Resort Altitude for Shiga Giant
240mMax Vertical
1580mHighest Lift
1340mLowest Piste
1340mResort Altitude (Shiga Giant)

Shiga Giant

The Japanese Ski Resort of Shiga Giant has direct access to 3 individual pistes, served by 2 ski lifts.

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

There is an airport within two hours drive, so ski weekends, snowboard breaks and short ski holidays to Shiga Giant are perfectly feasible.

Skiing in Shiga Giant

There is skiing to suit a range of abilities.

Snowboarding in Shiga Giant

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Shiga Giant in brief

Shiga Giant Season Dates

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NOTE:- Opening subject to Snow Conditions in Shiga Giant.

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Shiga Giant Ski Lift Capacity

Ski Lift Capacity :- The 2 Ski Lifts of Shiga Giant are able to uplift 2,800 skiers / snowboarders per hour.

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