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Kawaba Ski Resort Guide

Kawaba, Japan

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForIntermediates.
Total Piste Length12km
Highest Lift1,870m
Resort Height1,290m
 Nearest AirportsTokyo and Niigata
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The ski area of Kawaba is at an altitude of 1,290m, with 12km of marked runs.


Kawaba has direct access to 12km of downhill skiing, with 11 marked pistes, served by a total of 6 ski lifts.


There is skiing to suit a range of abilities.


Kawaba offers some good boarding and there is a Snow Park in Kawaba.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Kawaba?

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

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Snow Forecast by day for Kawaba

Ski Area Stats

Kawaba Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
 2 2km
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
 5 6km
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
 4 4km
Total Length
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts

Altitudes & Slopes

Kawaba Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift1,870m
Lowest Piste1,290m
Resort Altitude (Kawaba)1,290m

Location and Map

Where is Kawaba?

This ski resort is in Tone, Gunma, Japan.


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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Kawaba is Tokyo, 154 minutes drive away.

Niigata airport is also within three hours drive.


Ski Lift Capacity

The six ski lifts are able to uplift 11,142 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Season Dates

When is Kawaba 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.