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Yonezawa

Yonezawa Ski Resort Guide

Yonezawa, Japan

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForIntermediates.
Highest Lift800m2,625ft
Resort Height475m1,558ft
 Nearest AirportSendai
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Yonezawa

Thanks to Yamagata Shinkansen this is a covenient resort for Tokyoties. You can be on the slopes 3 hours after leaving tokyo.

Summary

The Japanese ski resort of Yonezawa is at an altitude of 475m1,558ft.

Yonezawa has direct access to 9 marked pistes, served by a total of 6 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.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Yonezawa?

The next notable snow forecast is 12cm5in, expected on 15 April, with around 13cm5in forecast over the next 7 days.

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Ski Area Stats

Yonezawa Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
 2 
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
 3 
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
 4 
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts
6

Altitudes

Yonezawa Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift800m2,625ft
Lowest Piste475m1,558ft
Resort Altitude (Yonezawa)475m1,558ft
Max Vertical325m1,066ft

Yonezawa Overview

 Notable Ski Runs

The longest possible descent in Yonezawa is 2km1 miles long.

Snowboarding

One Make also available.

Location and Map

Where is Yonezawa?

This ski resort is in Yamagata, Japan.

Map

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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Yonezawa is Sendai, 130 minutes drive away.

Infrastructure

Ski Lift Capacity

The six ski lifts are able to uplift 6,600 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Season Dates

When is Yonezawa 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 Yonezawa, 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 Yonezawa Tourist Office for the latest.

Yonezawa