Book in advance, pay in advance and pay less!
Purchasing lift tickets and making rental bookings in advance can get you discounts and make your arrival smoother at the site.

Ski resort data

Groomed snow





Longest run distanceLongest run

550 m

Maximum gradientMaximum

20 °

Open seasonDec. 23rd to Mar. 31st (Schedule subject to change based on snow conditions (Planned))
Current snow condition- cm
Chance of sunny weather
Dec 55.0 %
Jan 59.1 %
Feb 63.6 %
Mar 58.7 %

Shirakaba Resort Ikenotaira Snow Park

Resort features

Shirakaba Resort Ikenotaira is a snow resort next to a hotel that has family-friendly slopes for safe snow play and offers an 80% sunshine rate. With mainly beginner courses, it is the perfect place to play in the snow or for children and adults to make their skiing or snowboarding debut. Pota Snow Land has a snowy playground and an animal plaza where you can meet large seals, ponies, and even Japanese monkeys taking an onsen bath. Children as young as 4 years old can take lessons at the ski school. With full snowboarding facilities, the whole family, from children to adults, can enjoy their time at Shirakaba Resort Ikenotaira.

Hot springs
Natural onsen Koten no Yu
Recommended for families
Multilingual ski school

Open season

Dec. 23rd to Mar. 31st (Schedule subject to change based on snow conditions (Planned))

Opening hours

Weekdays9:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Saturdays9:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Public holidays9:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Early morning-
Night ski-
Days closedNone

Schedule subject to change based on snow conditions *Planned
Subject to change depending on the snowfall and weather. Please check the official website for the latest information.

Resort information

Address〒 391-03921596 Ashidahakkano, Tateshina-machi, Kitasaku-gun, Nagano Prefecture
Snow park information-
Kids’ parkPota Snow Land features a petting zoo, sled-only slopes, and more. Fun for the whole family! The snow racer rentals is also very popular.
Ski lodgeRest area, rental shops, delivery services, lockers, lift ticket counter (located inside Ikenotaira Hotel), rest area (located at Pota Snow Land)
Rescue facilitiesTemporary facilities open during the winter season
Childcare facilities
Payment methods
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ActivitiesToboggan Kids’ park

Regular pricing

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

Directions & Transportation

〒 391-03921596 Ashidahakkano, Tateshina-machi, Kitasaku-gun, Nagano Prefecture

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

Recommended transportation passes for travel to Shirakaba Resort Ikenotaira Snow Park and nearby sightseeing areas