Kiso Fukushima (Kiso Town, Nagano)

Kiso Fukushima
きそふくしま (長野県 木曽町)
Planned season: Mid December 2016 until mid March 2017
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Kiso Fukushima is a skiers-only ski hill located by the side of Route 361 in Kiso town in the southern region of Nagano Prefecture. It is located by the side of Route 361.

Nagano Prefecture is located in the Chubu region of the main island of Honshu. Most of the Northern Alps, Central Alps and Southern Alps are located within Nagano (along with neighbouring prefectures). Nagano has the second highest number of ski and snowboard resorts in all of Japan and they are spread around the whole prefecture. Nagano city and many of the major ski resorts are located in the northern region.

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The Mountain

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Kiso Fukushima is a skiing-only resort (snowboarding is not allowed)

Kiso Fukushima Snow Depth Statistics

Official snow depth numbers from the current season and previous season
December January February March
1st - - 1st 40cm 30cm 1st 90cm 60cm 1st 120cm 60cm
2nd - - 2nd 40cm 30cm 2nd 90cm 60cm 2nd 120cm 60cm
3rd - - 3rd 40cm 30cm 3rd 90cm 60cm 3rd 120cm 60cm
4th - - 4th 40cm 30cm 4th 90cm 60cm 4th 120cm 60cm
5th - - 5th 40cm 30cm 5th 90cm 60cm 5th 120cm 60cm
6th - - 6th 40cm 30cm 6th 100cm 60cm 6th 120cm 60cm
7th - - 7th 45cm 30cm 7th 100cm 60cm 7th 120cm 60cm
8th - - 8th 40cm 30cm 8th 100cm 60cm 8th 120cm 40cm
9th - - 9th 60cm 30cm 9th 100cm 60cm 9th 120cm 30cm
10th - - 10th 60cm 30cm 10th 100cm 70cm 10th 120cm 30cm
11th - - 11th 60cm 30cm 11th 110cm 70cm 11th 120cm 30cm
12th - - 12th 60cm 30cm 12th 110cm 70cm 12th 120cm 30cm
13th - - 13th 70cm 30cm 13th 110cm 70cm 13th 120cm 30cm
14th - - 14th 70cm 30cm 14th 110cm 60cm 14th 120cm 35cm
15th - - 15th 80cm 35cm 15th 110cm 60cm 15th 120cm 50cm
16th - - 16th 80cm 35cm 16th 110cm 60cm 16th 110cm 50cm
17th - - 17th 80cm 35cm 17th 110cm 60cm 17th 110cm 50cm
18th - - 18th 90cm 50cm 18th 110cm 60cm 18th 100cm 50cm
19th - - 19th 90cm 50cm 19th 110cm 60cm 19th 100cm 30cm
20th - - 20th 90cm 55cm 20th 110cm 60cm 20th 100cm 30cm
21st - - 21st 90cm 70cm 21st 120cm 60cm 21st - 30cm
22nd - - 22nd 90cm 70cm 22nd 120cm 60cm 22nd - -
23rd - - 23rd 90cm 70cm 23rd 120cm 60cm 23rd - -
24th - - 24th 90cm 70cm 24th 120cm 60cm 24th - -
25th - - 25th 90cm 70cm 25th 120cm 60cm 25th - -
26th - - 26th 90cm 70cm 26th 120cm 60cm 26th - -
27th - - 27th 90cm 70cm 27th 120cm 60cm 27th - -
28th - - 28th 90cm 70cm 28th 120cm 60cm 28th - -
29th 30cm 30cm 29th 90cm 70cm 29th - 60cm 29th - -
30th 30cm 30cm 30th 90cm 60cm 30th 30th - -
31st 30cm 30cm 31st 90cm 60cm 31st 31st - -

Previous Statistics

Kiso Fukushima Facilities

Ski School: Available Snowboard School: Not available
Ski lessons are available at Asahi Prime. 
Equipment Rental
Ski Rental: Available Snowboard Rental: Not available
Ski and wear rental is available. 
Children Facilities
Children's facilities
The 'Kisofuku Winky Park' area is located by the Family A course and is free to enter with a valid lift ticket - otherwise the entry charge is 500 yen.

A child-care service ('Winky') for children ages 2-6 is available in the Ski Centre building mostly on weekends and holidays - 1000 yen per hour. 
Park Information
Park information
There are no special snow park facilities. 

Kiso Fukushima Season & Opening Times

Typical season is from Mid December until Mid March
October November December January February March April May June July
Weekends and holidays Normally open from 8:30am until 4:30pm
Weekdays Normally open from 8:30am until 4:30pm
'Nighta' (night skiing)
Weekends and holidays No
Weekdays No
Opening information
Opening information
Kiso Fukushima is open from 8:30am until 4:30pm.
There is no nighta at this ski hill.

Kiso Fukushima Lift Ticket Charges

Adults Child
Elementary & Junior High School age
50 years & over
1 Day 4,200 yen 2,700 yen 3,200 yen
11am until close 3,100 yen 2,100 yen 3,200 yen
Season Ticket 29,000 yen 20,000 yen 25,000 yen

Getting to Kiso Fukushima

By public transport
15km from Kiso Fukushima Station on the Chuo Honsen line
42.2km from Inashi Station on the Iida Line
Transport Information
Kiso Fukushima is 15km from Kiso Fukushima Station on the Chuo Honsen line.
A free shuttle bus to the resort operates from Kiso Fukushima Station.

A local bus service also stops nearby.
By Car
41.5km from the Ina IC on the Chuo Expressway
72.2km from the Nakatsugawa IC on the Chuo Expressway
82.1km from the Sonohara IC on the Chuo Expressway
Nearest national route: Route 361 (0.2km away)
Kiso Fukushima is 41.5km from the Ina IC exit on the Chuo Expressway.

From the Ina IC exit, turn right onto Prefecture Road 476 and after just over 1km turn left to head to Route 361. Turn right onto Route 361. After about 18km turn left onto Route 19 and then after another 8.5km re-join Route 361 heading north. Kiso Fukushima is just off Route 361 on the right hand side a further 12km along the road.

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There are a number of car parks close to the base area of Kiso Fukushima.

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Season dates and information
At the time of writing (mid May), almost all ski resorts in Japan have closed for the 2016-2017 season.

The information shown on this page is for the 2016-2017 season. Planned season dates and information for the 2017-2018 season will be updated over the coming months. Data for every ski resort should be updated in time for the start of the 2017-2018 winter season.
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