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Shiga Maruike

Shiga Maruike Ski Resort Guide

Shiga Maruike, Japan

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForIntermediates.
Total Piste Length1km1 miles
Highest Lift1,599m5,246ft
Lowest Lift1,465m4,806ft
 Nearest AirportsKobe and Kansai
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Shiga Maruike

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.

Summary

The Japanese ski resort of Shiga Maruike is at an altitude of 1,465m4,806ft, with 1km1 miles of marked runs.

Shiga Maruike has direct access to 1km1 miles of downhill skiing, with 8 marked pistes, served by a total of 3 ski lifts.

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

Skiing

There is skiing to suit a range of abilities.

Snowboarding

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

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Shiga Maruike?

There is currently no significant snow in the 7-day forecast for Shiga Maruike.

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Ski Area Stats

Shiga Maruike Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
 2 
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
 2 
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
 4 1km1 miles
Downhill
Total Length
1km1 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts
3

Altitudes

Shiga Maruike Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift1,599m5,246ft
Lowest Piste1,465m4,806ft
Max Vertical134m440ft

Shiga Maruike Overview

 Notable Ski Runs

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

Location and Map

Where is Shiga Maruike?

This ski resort is in Shiga, Japan.

Map

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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Shiga Maruike is Kobe, 80 minutes drive away.

Kansai and Chubu Centrair airports are all within three hours drive.

Infrastructure

Ski Lift Capacity

The three ski lifts are able to uplift 3,600 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Season Dates

When is Shiga Maruike 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 Shiga Maruike, 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 Tourist Office Website for the latest.

Shiga Maruike