Shinbo Family is a small ski hill located in the Sugou area of Ikeda town in the northern region of Fukui Prefecture. Snowboarding is allowed at Shinbo Family only on weekdays.
Fukui Prefecture is in the Chubu region of central Japan, facing the Sea of Japan. It borders Ishikawa to the north, Gifu to the east and Kyoto and Shiga to the south. Most of the ski hills in Fukui Prefecture are found in the north eastern region to the east of the capital, Fukui city.
There are some snowboarding restrictions at Shinbo Family
Shinbo Family Facilities
Ski lessons are available at Shinbo Family on weekends.
Ski equipment and wear rental is available.
There is a sledging course for young children.
There are no special snow park facilities.
Shinbo Family Season & Opening Times
Typical season is from Mid December until Early March
Weekends and holidays
Normally open from 8:00am until 5:00pm
Normally open from 9:00am until 4:00pm
'Nighta' (night skiing)
Weekends and holidays
Shinbo Family is open from 9am until 4pm on weekdays and New Years Day. It is open from 9am until 5pm on weekends and holidays. Snowboarding is allowed only on weekdays.
Shinbo Family Lift Ticket Charges
1 Lift Coupon
11 Lift Coupons
Tickets are the same price for everyone. Snowboarding allowed only on weekdays.
Getting to Shinbo Family
By public transport
18.3km from Takefu Station on the Hokuriku Honsen Line
Shinbo Family is about 18km from Takefu Station on the Hokuriku Honsen line.
No shuttle bus service information is available.
15.7km from the Takefu IC on the Hokuriku Expressway
23.1km from the Sabae IC on the Hokuriku Expressway
Nearest national route: Route 476 (0.1km away)
Nearest prefecture road: Prefecture Road 201
Shinbo Family is located just to the side of Route 476 to the east of Echizen city.
From the Takefu IC on the Hokuriku Expressway follow Prefecture Road 262 and then 201 to the Sugou area and Route 476.
At the time of writing (mid May), almost all ski resorts in Japan have closed for the 2016-2017 season.
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