Aizu Kogen Takatsue (Minami Aizu Town, Fukushima)

Aizu Kogen Takatsue
会津高原たかつえ (福島県 南会津町)
Planned season: Saturday 17th December 2016 until late March 2017
Official snow depth 160cm (0cm) [updated on 23rd March 2017]

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Aizu Kogen Takatsue is located in Minami Aizu town in the south-western Aizu region of Fukushima Prefecture. This ski hill has been operating since 1980.

Fukushima Prefecture is composed of three main regions - the Hamadori region to the east (including the Pacific Ocean coastline), the Nakadori region (the central area) and the Aizu region (the Western mountainous region). Many of the ski and snowboard resorts in the prefecture are found on or near Mt Bandai and Mt Adatara to the north of Lake Inawashiro. Most of the others can be found scattered across the western region of the Aizu region or to the south-west of Lake Inawashiro.

The Mountain

1650m
707m
943m
36"
15
5000m
9
30%
40%
30%
Skiers
50%
ropeways Ropeways gondolas Gondolas quad lifts Quad lifts triple lifts Triple lifts pair lifts Pair lifts single lifts Single lifts other lifts Other
Boarders
50%
0 0 2 1 4 2 0

Aizu Kogen Takatsue Snow Depth Statistics

Official snow depth numbers from the current season and previous season
December January February March
16/17
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15/16
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16/17
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15/16
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16/17
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15/16
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15/16
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1st - - 1st 50cm 40cm 1st 170cm 80cm 1st 180cm 90cm
2nd - - 2nd 50cm 40cm 2nd 170cm 80cm 2nd 180cm 90cm
3rd - - 3rd 50cm 40cm 3rd 180cm 80cm 3rd 180cm 90cm
4th - - 4th 50cm 30cm 4th 180cm 80cm 4th 180cm 90cm
5th - - 5th 50cm 30cm 5th 180cm 80cm 5th 170cm 90cm
6th - - 6th 60cm 30cm 6th 180cm 80cm 6th 170cm 80cm
7th - - 7th 60cm 30cm 7th 180cm 80cm 7th 170cm 80cm
8th - - 8th 60cm 30cm 8th 180cm 80cm 8th 170cm 80cm
9th - - 9th 60cm 30cm 9th 180cm 80cm 9th 170cm 70cm
10th - - 10th 60cm 30cm 10th 180cm 80cm 10th 170cm 70cm
11th - - 11th 60cm 40cm 11th 180cm 110cm 11th 170cm 70cm
12th - - 12th 70cm 40cm 12th 180cm 110cm 12th 170cm 70cm
13th - - 13th 100cm 40cm 13th 180cm 110cm 13th 160cm 70cm
14th - - 14th 110cm 40cm 14th 180cm 100cm 14th 160cm 70cm
15th - - 15th 130cm 40cm 15th 180cm 100cm 15th 160cm 70cm
16th - - 16th 140cm 40cm 16th 180cm 100cm 16th 160cm 70cm
17th 60cm - 17th 140cm 40cm 17th 180cm 100cm 17th 160cm 70cm
18th 70cm - 18th 140cm 60cm 18th 180cm 100cm 18th 160cm 60cm
19th 70cm - 19th 140cm 60cm 19th 180cm 100cm 19th 160cm 60cm
20th 50cm - 20th 140cm 60cm 20th 180cm 90cm 20th 160cm 60cm
21st 50cm - 21st 140cm 70cm 21st 200cm 80cm 21st 160cm 60cm
22nd 40cm - 22nd 140cm 70cm 22nd 200cm 80cm 22nd 160cm 50cm
23rd 30cm 20cm 23rd 140cm 70cm 23rd 200cm 80cm 23rd 160cm 50cm
24th 30cm 20cm 24th 150cm 70cm 24th 200cm 80cm 24th - 50cm
25th 30cm 20cm 25th 160cm 80cm 25th 200cm 80cm 25th - 50cm
26th 30cm 20cm 26th 160cm 80cm 26th 180cm 80cm 26th - 50cm
27th 30cm 20cm 27th 160cm 80cm 27th 180cm 80cm 27th - 50cm
28th 30cm 30cm 28th 160cm 80cm 28th 180cm 80cm 28th - 40cm
29th 40cm 40cm 29th 160cm 80cm 29th - 80cm 29th - 40cm
30th 40cm 40cm 30th 160cm 80cm 30th 30th - 40cm
31st 50cm 40cm 31st 160cm 80cm 31st 31st - 40cm

Previous Statistics

Aizu Kogen Takatsue Facilities

School
School
Ski School: Available Snowboard School: Available
Ski and snowboard lessons are available at Aizu Kogen Takatsue. 
Rental
Equipment Rental
Ski Rental: Available Snowboard Rental: Available
Ski and snowboard equipment rental is available.
Ski and snowboard wear rental is also available. 
Children Facilities
Children's facilities
'Takatsue Kids Park' is located near base on the lower part of the Family Course, 500 yen entry.
A child care service is available in the Ski Centre building - reservations required, 2 hours for 3000 yen. 
Park Information
Park information
There is a half pipe (Joyful Course) and a few other park areas including the Beginners Snow Park near base. 

Aizu Kogen Takatsue Season & Opening Times

Typical season is from Mid December until Late March
October November December January February March April May June July
                                                           
Daytime
Daytime
Weekends and holidays Normally open from 8:00am until 4:30pm
Weekdays Normally open from 8:30am until 4:30pm
Nighta
'Nighta' (night skiing)
Weekends and holidays Yes
Weekdays Yes
Opening information
Opening information
Aizu Kogen Takatsue is open every day from 8:30am until 4:30pm.

Nighta (Number 1 pair lift and Number 2 pair lift) is from 4:30pm until 8:30pm

Aizu Kogen Takatsue Lift Ticket Charges

Adults Child
Up to Elementary School age
Senior
60 years & over
1 Day 4,200 yen 3,200 yen 3,200 yen
2 Days 7,300 yen 5,300 yen 5,300 yen
3 Days 9,500 yen 7,000 yen 7,000 yen
4 Hours 3,700 yen 3,000 yen 3,000 yen
1 Lift Coupon 400 yen 400 yen 400 yen
10 Lift Coupons 3,200 yen 3,200 yen 3,200 yen
Nighta (4:30pm-8:30pm) 2,000 yen 1,500 yen 1,500 yen
Lift Ticket Information A ticket for 1 adult and 1 child is 5,000 yen.

Ladies Day and Seniors Day is on Thursday 19th January, Thursday 16th February and Thursday 16th March 2017. On those days a ticket for those groups is 1,000 yen.

Getting to Aizu Kogen Takatsue

By public transport
Train
Train
69.2km from Nasu Shiobara Station on the Tohoku Shinkansen line
18.2km from Aizu Kogen Ozeguchi Station on the Aizu Kinugawa line
59.4km from Tadami Station on the Tadami Line
Transport Information
Information
The closest train station is Aizu Kogen Ozeguchi Station on the Aizu Kinugawa line.

>> More information on getting to the Bandai & Aizu regions by public transport
bus
Bus
A bus or taxi from the station takes around 30 minutes to get to the ski hill.
By Car
Car
61km from the Nishi Nasuno Shiobara IC on the Tohoku Expressway
80.6km from the Shiroishi IC on the Tohoku Expressway
81.9km from the Aizu Wakamatsu IC on the Banetsu Expressway
Nearest national route: Route 352 (3.4km away)
Direction
Direction
Aizu Kogen Takatsue is about 61km from the Nishi Nasuno Shiobara IC exit on the Tohoku Expressway.

From the Nishi Nasuno Shiobara IC exit turn right onto Route 400. Head in a northerly direction for about 27km until reaching Route 121. Continue straight on (on Route 121, signposted as Aizuwakamatsu and Minamiaizu) for just over 13 km until the turn off for Route 352. Turn left onto Route 352 and continue for about 17.5km. Turn right to head up towards the resort.

>> More information on getting to the Bandai & Aizu regions by car
Parking
Parking
Parking is available at the base of the resort on two main car parks.

More Information

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Address
Address
Takatsuehara 535
Minamiaizu-machi
Minami Aizu-gun
Fukushima-ken
967-0315
Telephone
Telephone
0241-78-2241
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Current resort snow depth
160cm
(0cm)
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