The winter season has arrived!Introducing the latest information on ski resorts, mainly in the Joetsu, Myoko, and Hokushin areas.Also pay attention to luxurious gifts!
“Cupid Valley Ski Resort” is located on the snowman plateau in Yasuzukaku, Joetsu City, Niigata Prefecture.A ski resort on the northern slope of the famous peak, Mt. Hishigatake.Surrounded by beautiful trees, you can enjoy gliding comfortably while looking at the Sea of Japan in the distance on a sunny day.* Gondola business will be suspended this season to prevent the new coronavirus.
From the official Cupid Valley Ski Resort website
There are seven diverse courses on the slopes that take advantage of the mountain structure (25% for beginners, 60% for intermediates, and 15% for advanced).A course for beginners and intermediates that is ideal for children and beginners’ lessons, and a “Soleil course” with a maximum length of 4 km where you can enjoy a comfortable long cruising.For advanced users, there are also tree run courses, non-compacted snow areas, and snow parks.
From this season, we will introduce a new rental ski system “Brand Viking Rental”.You can exchange boards and Snowwear of your favorite brand as many times as you like.You can enjoy the boards and snowwear you care about as if you were trying them on.
■ Every Tuesday: Men’s Day / Lift 1-day ticket + 500 yen meal ticket ⇒ 3,000 yen
■ Every Wednesday: Ladies’ Day / Lift 1-day ticket + 500 yen meal ticket ⇒ 3,000 yen
■ Every Thursday: Senior Day / Lift 1-day ticket + 500 yen meal ticket ⇒ 2,500 yen
The Yukidaruma plateau, including the ski resort, has been operated by “Smile Resort”, which is headquartered in Yuzawa Town, as a new designated manager of Joetsu City from July this year.One-day bath facility “Yukidaruma Onsen Kubikino” will open on Sunday, December 13th.After enjoying skiing and snowboarding to your heart’s content, you can relax in the hot springs.
Yukidaruma Onsen Kubikino
■ Business hours: Weekdays 12: 00-18: 00
Holidays and days before public holidays 12: 00-20: 30
■ Fee: 600 yen for junior high school students and above, 300 yen for elementary school students, 100 yen for 3 years old and above
Member registrants of sister site “Joetsu Myoko Town Information”
Click here for free membership registration ⇒ https://www.joetsu.ne.jp/form/
・ Email only (firstname.lastname@example.org)
・ 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: 4820 Sugawa, Yasuzukaku, Joetsu City, Niigata Prefecture
■ Business period: Saturday, December 19, 2020-Sunday, March 21, 2021
■ Business hours: 8: 30-16: 30
■ Usage fee: 1-day lift ticket Adults 4,200 yen, elementary school students 2,700 yen, junior high and high school students / seniors (55 years old and over) 3,700 yen / lift 5-hour ticket adults 3,400 yen, elementary school students 2,400 yen, junior high and high school students / seniors 3,000 yen / lift afternoon ticket (12) : 00-16: 30) Adults 3,000 yen, elementary school students 1,800 yen, junior high and high school students / seniors 2,700 yen
There are other deals such as day trip packs
■ Ski Children’s Day: 3rd Sunday (for elementary school students and younger) Free lift (up to 2 per guardian)
■ Rental fee: Ski / board set 1 day Adults 4,200 yen, elementary school students 3,200 yen, infants 2,700 yen, etc.