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Ski resort data

Groomed snow
Non-groomed snow





Longest run distanceLongest run

3,500 m

Maximum gradientMaximum

32 °

Open seasonJan. 9th to Mar. 24th (Subject to change depending on snow conditions)
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Katashina Ogna Hotaka Snow Resort

Resort features

The superb powder and the dynamic slope with 3.5-km long downhill course from the 1828-meter summit are breathtaking.
The natural park that takes advantage of the natural terrain is very popular among snowboarders and freestyle skiers. There is also a snow escalator for sledding and a children's playground, perfect for first-time snowplayers. The ski resort is blessed with good-quality powder snow, and is a popular powder area for a full day of fun for those who enjoy winter sports. This resort can be enjoyed from children to seniors and ski/snowboard beginners to experts. The area is also family-friendly with many lodging facilities nearby.

Allowed Snowboard leash required
Hot springs
Hana no Eki / Katashina Hanasaku-no-Yu
Recommended for families
All natural snow
Long course
Night skiing / early morning skiing

Open season

Jan. 9th to Mar. 24th (Subject to change depending on snow conditions)

Opening hours

Weekdays8:30 AM - 4:00 PM
Saturdays8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Public holidays8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Early morning8:00 AM - 8:30 AM
Saturdays, Sundays, national holidays Open from 8:30 AM during New Year's holidays: Dec. 29 - Jan. 3, Dec. 23-24, Mar. 23-24
Night ski-
Days closedOpen all year round during business hours
Lift may be suspended due to snow accumulation, weather, etc.

Subject to change depending on snow conditions
Subject to change depending on the snowfall and weather. Please check the official website for the latest information.

Resort information

Address〒 378-0408Hotakayama, Hanasaku, Katashina-mura, Tone-gun, Gunma Prefecture
Snow park informationA park with rails, boxes, and kickers that can be used by beginners to advanced snowboarders alike.
Kids’ parkEquipped with a snow escalator
Ski lodgeAttached to the ticket office adjacent to parking lot 1
Rescue facilitiesPatrol Room in the Center House
Childcare facilities
RestaurantsRestaurant Sukuoreru / Cafe Restaurant Capricorn / CAFÉ Meshiya Gohanjo
Payment methods
Visa Mastercard Diners Club American Express JCB Prepaid IC Card (PASMO, Suica, etc.)
VisaVisa MastercardMastercard Diners ClubDiners Club American ExpressAmerican Express JCBJCB Prepaid IC Card (PASMO, Suica, etc.)Prepaid IC Card (PASMO, Suica, etc.)
ActivitiesToboggan Snowscoot Kids’ park

Regular pricing

Official pricing listed by the ski resort
These prices may differ from WAmazing Snow.

Directions & Transportation

〒 378-0408Hotakayama, Hanasaku, Katashina-mura, Tone-gun, Gunma Prefecture

Transportation fares are approximate. The actual fare may be different.

Recommended transportation passes for travel to Katashina Ogna Hotaka Snow Resort and nearby sightseeing areas