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Shiga Giant

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Shiga Giant Ski Resort Guide

Shiga Giant, Japan

Ski Area Highlights
Total Piste Length2km
Highest Lift1,580m
Resort Height1,340m
 Nearest AirportsKobe and Kansai
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Shiga Giant

The Japanese ski resort of Shiga Giant is at an altitude of 1,340m, with 2km of marked runs.


Shiga Giant has direct access to 2km 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.


There is skiing to suit a range of abilities.


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

Notable Ski Runs

The longest possible descent in Shiga Giant is 1km long.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Shiga Giant?

The next notable snow forecast is 7cm, expected on 25 February, with around 24cm forecast over the next 7 days.

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Snow Forecast by day for Shiga Giant

Ski Area Stats

Shiga Giant Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
 1 1km
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
 2 1km
Total Length
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts

Altitudes & Slopes

Shiga Giant Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift1,580m
Lowest Piste1,340m
Resort Altitude (Shiga Giant)1,340m
Max Vertical240m

Location and Map

Where is Shiga Giant?

This ski resort is in Shiga, Japan.


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How to get there

 By Air

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

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


Ski Lift Capacity

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

Season Dates

When is Shiga Giant 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.

Shiga Giant