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Add deals! vol.2 Madarao Mountain Resort (Iiyama City, Nagano Prefecture)



The winter season has arrived! Introducing the latest information on ski resorts, mainly in the Joetsu, Myoko, and Hokushin areas.

The number of courses is the largest in Japan! Madarao Mountain Resort December 19th (Sun) -April 4th (Sun)

Madarao Kogen Ski Resort is a full-scale snow resort with an altitude of 1,000m located on the prefectural border between Myoko City, Niigata Prefecture and Iiyama City, Nagano Prefecture. 29 courses with abundant variations are the largest in Japan (30% for beginners, 40% for intermediates, 30% for advanced). Not only for beginners and families, but also for advanced users. There are 11 tree run courses that slide in the woods that are close to nature, and you can enjoy 100% natural abundant snow and the finest powder snow.

From the official website of Madarao Kogen Ski Resort

There are plenty of activities such as backcountry tours, snowshoe tours, indoor climbing, and soba making experience. From Saturday, December 26th to Sunday, March 21st, 3rd year of Reiwa, board beginner lessons are held every day. Night games are open until 24:00 on Thursday, December 31st (last ride at 23:45). Countdown fireworks will be launched from midnight on the first day of the new year.

■ The third Sunday of every month is [Ski Children’s Day]
Free lift ticket for children under elementary school age

■ Every Tuesday from January 12th (Tuesday) to March 16th (Tuesday) [Men’s & Senior Day]
1-day lift ticket, usually 5,000 yen ⇒ 3,500 yen
* A separate IC card guarantee fee of 500 yen is required.

■ Every Friday from January 15th (Friday) to March 19th (Friday) [Ladies’ Day]
1-day lift ticket, usually 5,000 yen ⇒ 3,500 yen
* A separate IC card guarantee fee of 500 yen is required.

Deals & Events

[Lift tickets are great and smooth to buy online]
Lift advance tickets can also be purchased online.Not only is it cheaper than purchasing at a regular counter, but the lift ticket (IC card) can be exchanged using an automatic ticketing machine that uses a QR code, so you can get a lift ticket without contact.It is also possible to store the used lift ticket (IC card) without returning it, charge it, and use it next time.If you charge in advance, you can get on the lift directly without stopping at the lift ticket office.To purchase lift tickets in advance, access from this URL ⇒ http://www.madarao.jp/4318

IC card sample

[Chance to win a one-day lift ticket! Yukiyama App Check-in Omikuji]
Every day at Madarao Mountain Resort is an event day! If you use the check-in function using the Yukiyama app, you can draw a fortune once a day and get a chance to win a one-day lift ticket that can be used on the day! When you visit Madarao Mountain Resort, please install the Yukiyama app.


<< Reader present >> Madarao Kogen Ski Resort / Lift 1-day complimentary ticket will be presented to 10 people!

[Application conditions]
Member registrants of sister site “Joetsu Myoko Town Information”
Click here for free membership registration ⇒ https://www.joetsu.ne.jp/form/

【Application method】
・ Email only (info@joetsu.ne.jp)
・ Please specify “Gift request” in the above address and send it with (1) name, (2) furigana, (3) gender, (4) telephone number, (5) address, (6) desired ski resort name, and (7) opinions and impressions.
・ Application deadline is January 11, 2021 (Monday / Holiday)


Address: Madaraokogen, Iiyama City, Nagano Prefecture
Business period: December 19, 2020 (Sun) -April 4, 2021 (Sun)
Business hours: 8: 30-17: 00
Usage fee: 1-day lift ticket Adults 5,000 yen, seniors (55 years old and over) / junior high and high school students 4,500 yen, elementary school students 2,000 yen, preschoolers free
* A separate IC card guarantee fee of 500 yen is required.
Ski Children’s Day: 3rd Sunday (for elementary school students and younger) Free lift
Rental fee: Ski / snowboard set 1 day: Adults 4,400 yen, Children 3,200 yen

Madarao Mountain Resort