Resort Reviews - tagged 'Shibata'

Reviews of ski resorts tagged 'Shibata'. Currently 4 reviews.
Ninox Snow Park
ニノックススノーパーク
Shibata City, Niigata
Submitted by u-tan on 11th February 2014
I saw a Kamoshika!
I noticed the reviews on here are pretty old and since SnowJapan was nice enough to send me two free tickets I decided to write this review.

Ninox is close to Shibata city and is probably the closest ski place to Niigata City.

It is on the west facing side of the mountains and gets a lot of snow. The storms that blow in across the sea from Russia dump a lot of snow on the slopes. Ninox is usually
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Ninox Snow Park
ニノックススノーパーク
Shibata City, Niigata
Submitted by belvin on 19th February 2006
Ninohji Snow Park NINOX review by belvin
Though Ninnox is a very small resort, it has lots to offer.

I have ridden this resort frequently for the last 4 seasons. Hit it up early after a fresh snow and you'll have fast fresh lines for the first hour or two. But its not for the faint hearted, the narrow steep course keeps you on your toes, if you keep your eyes open there are also a few nice little off piste lines to be had.

Ninnox's main draw
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Ninox Snow Park
ニノックススノーパーク
Shibata City, Niigata
Submitted by andrewl on 11th January 2005
NINOX review by Nate
I've been going to Ninox for the past 3 years and it's never changed, I like it only because of the steep slopes at the top and it's where I first started snowboarding.

I also agree with James, it's to easy for beginners. But, if your close to exert or pro, you might just like the top bomb drops.
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Ninox Snow Park
ニノックススノーパーク
Shibata City, Niigata
Submitted by andrewl on 29th January 2003
NINOX review by Nate
If you are a really good boarder or skier or a beginner (like me), this is a great place to go. If you are an intermediate, the easy slopes will be too easy and the difficult slopes too difficult.

Short lines -- even on Sundays -- nice views.

Bring your own lunch and eat in your car as the lunch room is always noisy and full of smokers
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