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: Thursday 20th December 2018 until early April 2019
Official snow depth Daily updates during snow season

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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
955m
695m
36"
15
5000m
9
20%
40%
40%
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
18/19
season
17/18
season
18/19
season
17/18
season
18/19
season
17/18
season
18/19
season
17/18
season
1st - - 1st - 110cm 1st - 200cm 1st - 190cm
2nd - - 2nd - 110cm 2nd - 200cm 2nd - 190cm
3rd - - 3rd - 130cm 3rd - 200cm 3rd - 190cm
4th - - 4th - 150cm 4th - 190cm 4th - 190cm
5th - - 5th - 150cm 5th - 190cm 5th - 190cm
6th - - 6th - 150cm 6th - 190cm 6th - 180cm
7th - - 7th - 150cm 7th - 180cm 7th - 180cm
8th - - 8th - 150cm 8th - 180cm 8th - 180cm
9th - - 9th - 140cm 9th - 180cm 9th - 170cm
10th - - 10th - 140cm 10th - 180cm 10th - 170cm
11th - - 11th - 140cm 11th - 180cm 11th - 170cm
12th - - 12th - 140cm 12th - 180cm 12th - 170cm
13th - - 13th - 140cm 13th - 180cm 13th - 160cm
14th - - 14th - 140cm 14th - 180cm 14th - 160cm
15th - - 15th - 140cm 15th - 180cm 15th - 160cm
16th - 50cm 16th - 140cm 16th - 180cm 16th - 160cm
17th - 50cm 17th - 130cm 17th - 170cm 17th - 160cm
18th - 60cm 18th - 130cm 18th - 200cm 18th - 160cm
19th - 60cm 19th - 120cm 19th - 200cm 19th - 150cm
20th - 60cm 20th - 120cm 20th - 200cm 20th - 150cm
21st - 60cm 21st - 120cm 21st - 200cm 21st - 150cm
22nd - 60cm 22nd - 120cm 22nd - 200cm 22nd - 150cm
23rd - 60cm 23rd - 120cm 23rd - 200cm 23rd - 140cm
24th - 60cm 24th - 120cm 24th - 200cm 24th - 140cm
25th - 50cm 25th - 170cm 25th - 200cm 25th - 140cm
26th - 60cm 26th - 180cm 26th - 200cm 26th - 140cm
27th - 80cm 27th - 190cm 27th - 200cm 27th - 130cm
28th - 100cm 28th - 200cm 28th - 200cm 28th - 130cm
29th - 100cm 29th - 200cm 29th - - 29th - 120cm
30th - 100cm 30th - 200cm 30th 30th - 120cm
31st - 110cm 31st - 200cm 31st 31st - 110cm

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
The large 'Takatsue Kids Park' is located near base on the lower part of the Family Course, 500 yen entry (300 yen for those with valid 1 day lift ticket). 
Park Information
Park information
The main park area is called 'Enjoy Park' and includes various park items. There is also a 'Beginners Snow Park' near base. 

Aizu Kogen Takatsue Season & Opening Times

Typical season is from Mid December until Early April
October November December January February March April May June July
                                                           
Daytime
Daytime
Weekends and holidays Normally open from 8:30am 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 generally open every day from 8:30am until 4:30pm during the daytime.

Nighta (Karamatsu, Paradise and Family courses serviced by the Number 1 and 2 pair lifts) is from 4:30pm until 8:30pm (unspecified dates).

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
Season Ticket 50,000 yen 25,000 yen 35,000 yen
Lift Ticket Information Ladies Day & Senior Day is on 21st December, 18th January, 15th February and 15th March - on those days a 1 day lift ticket for ladies and seniors is 1,000 yen.

Childrens Day is on 17th December, 21st January, 18th February and 18th March - on those days a 1 day lift ticket for ladies and seniors is 1,000 yen.

Season tickets for High School age students costs 25,000 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

Visit official website
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Address
Address
Takatsuehara 535
Minamiaizu-machi
Minami Aizu-gun
Fukushima-ken
967-0315
Telephone
Telephone
0241-78-2241
2018-2019 SKI RESORT INFORMATION UPDATES
As the 2018-2019 winter season approaches, we are gradually updating the information on these pages (for every ski resort in Japan).

Many ski resorts in Japan do not update their own information until late autumn. Our process of updating information will be ongoing right through until the end of November. In the meantime, ski resorts usually open and close around the same dates each year - so even if the planned season dates shown on this page are still from the 18-18 season, they can be used as a good indication of the upcoming season.

(1st October 2018)
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