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Shiga Yakebitaiyama

Shiga Yakebitaiyama Ski Resort Guide

Shiga Yakebitaiyama, Japan

Rated: 3/5 (from 6 ratings)

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForExpert Skiers, Intermediates, Beginners, Snowfall and Apres-Ski!
Total Piste Length18km
Highest Lift2,000m
Resort Height1,540m
 Nearest AirportsKobe and Kansai
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Shiga Yakebitaiyama

The Japanese ski resort of Shiga Yakebitaiyama is at an altitude of 1,540m, with 18km of marked runs.

Summary

Shiga Yakebitaiyama has direct access to 18km of downhill skiing, with 24 marked pistes, served by a total of 11 ski lifts.

The ski resort itself is at 1,540m, so skiing or boarding back to the resort is usually possible.

Skiing

There are a variety of pistes to suit all levels of skier ability, from Beginner to Expert.

Snowboarding

Shiga Yakebitaiyama offers some good boarding.

Notable Ski Runs

The longest possible descent in Shiga Yakebitaiyama is 3km long.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Shiga Yakebitaiyama?

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

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Ski Area Stats

Shiga Yakebitaiyama Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
 3 2km
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
1513km
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
 6 3km
Downhill
Total Length
18km
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts
11

Altitudes

Shiga Yakebitaiyama Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift2,000m
Lowest Piste1,540m
Resort Altitude (Shiga Yakebitaiyama)1,540m
Max Vertical460m

Ratings & Suitability

Ratings for Shiga Yakebitaiyama
Expert Skiers
Intermediate Skiers
Beginners
Snow
Apres-Ski

Location and Map

Where is Shiga Yakebitaiyama?

This ski resort is in Shiga, Japan.

Map

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How to get there

 By Air

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

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

Infrastructure

Ski Lift Capacity

The 11 ski lifts are able to uplift 17,400 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Season Dates

When is Shiga Yakebitaiyama open?

We don't currently have confirmed season dates, but hope to soon.

Usual opening is mid November, and usual closing is Early May.

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 Yakebitaiyama, 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 Shiga Yakebitaiyama Tourist Office for the latest.

Shiga Yakebitaiyama