Hijiri Kogen (Omi Village, Nagano)

Hijiri Kogen
聖高原 (長野県 麻績村)
Planned season: Late December 2016 until mid March 2017

Hijiri Kogen is a small ski hill located in Omi village, to the south-west of Nagano city in the northern region of Nagano Prefecture.

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.

Regional information Learn more about the Nagano region

The Mountain

1120m
120m
1000m
30"
3
700m
1
20%
40%
40%
Skiers
85%
ropeways Ropeways gondolas Gondolas quad lifts Quad lifts triple lifts Triple lifts pair lifts Pair lifts single lifts Single lifts other lifts Other
Boarders
15%
0 0 0 0 1 0 0

Hijiri Kogen Facilities

School
School
Ski School: Not available Snowboard School: Not available
There is no ski or snowboard school at Hijiri Kogen. 
Rental
Equipment Rental
Ski Rental: Not available Snowboard Rental: Not available
There is no ski and snowboard equipment available. 
Children Facilities
Children's facilities
There is a sledging course for children. 
Park Information
Park information
There are no special snow park facilities. 

Hijiri Kogen Season & Opening Times

Typical season is from Late December until Mid March
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Daytime
Daytime
Weekends and holidays Normally open from 8:40am until 5:00pm
Weekdays Normally open from 8:40am until 5:00pm
Nighta
'Nighta' (night skiing)
Weekends and holidays No
Weekdays No
Opening information
Opening information
Hijiri Kogen is open from 8:40am until 5pm during the main season. In the early season it is open until 4:30pm.

There is no nighta at this ski hill.

Hijiri Kogen Lift Ticket Charges

Adults Child
Elementary School age & under
Senior
60 years & over
1 Day (weekends & holidays) 3,500 yen 2,500 yen 2,500 yen
1 Day (weekdays) 2,000 yen 1,000 yen 1,000 yen
Morning (8:40am-12:30pm) 2,000 yen 1,500 yen
1 Lift Coupon 170 yen 130 yen
12 Lift Coupons (weekends & holidays) 1,700 yen 1,300 yen
12 Lift Coupons (weekends & holidays) 1,200 yen 1,000 yen
Season Ticket 20,000 yen 12,000 yen

Getting to Hijiri Kogen

By public transport
Train
Train
30.3km from Nagano Station on the Hokuriku Shinkansen line
6.8km from Hijiri Kogen Station on the Shinonoi Line
8.7km from Obasute Station on the Shinonoi Line
Transport Information
Information
The ski hill is less than 7km from Hijiri Kogen Station on the local Shinonio line and less than 9km from Obasute Station on the same line.

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bus
Bus
No shuttle bus service information is available.
By Car
Car
7km from the Omi IC on the Nagano Expressway
8km from the Obasute Smart IC on the Nagano Expressway
Nearest national route: Route 403 (0.8km away)
Nearest prefecture road: Prefecture Road 498
Direction
Direction
Hijiri Kogen is about 7km from the Omi IC exit and 8km from the Obasute Smart IC exit of the Nagano Expressway.

From the Omi IC, exit turn left onto Route 403. The ski hill is just off this main road and well signposted.

>> More information on the Nagano Expressway
Parking
Parking
There is parking for 200 vehicles at the base of the ski hill. Parking is free every day of the season.

More Information

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Address
Address
Omi-mura
Chikuma-gun
Nagano-ken
399-7701
Telephone
Telephone
0263-67-2145
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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