Hakuba Happo-one Ski Resort

This ski area served as the venue for alpine downhill skiing events during the 1998 Nagano Winter Olympics. It boasts an ideal location as well as a magnificent panoramic view surrounded by 3,000-meter-high peaks. One of the best ski resorts in Japan due to its 8,000-meter-long slope (max.) with an altitude differential of 1,071 meters.

Address
Happo, Hakuba Village, Kita Azumi-gun, Nagano Prefecture
URL
http://www.hakuba-happo.or.jp
TEL
+81-(0)261-72-3066
FAX
+81-(0)261-75-5885
Season
Early Dec.~early May
Hours
  • Daytime: 8:00~17:00
  • Night-time: 17:00~21:00

Ski terrain info.

Gondola 1unit 2,064m
Quad lifts 5units 4,436m
Triple lifts 3units 1,845m
Pair lifts 14units 12,561m
Total 22units 20,906m
Top elevation
1,831m
Altitude differential
1,071m
Bottom elevation
760m
Advanced terrain:
20%
Intermediate terrain:
50%
Beginner terrain:
30%
Max. gradient:
35°

Snowfall Information

WeatherConditionSnowfallUpTime(JPT)
Usagidaira - - -
Nakiyama - - -
Sakka - - -

◎ OPEN / ○ MOST OPEN / △ PART OPEN / × CLOSED . JPT:Japan Time(Day/Month)

Lift charges

AdultChildSenior
Half-day¥ 4,200¥ 2,400¥ 3,800
1-day¥ 5,200¥ 3,000¥ 4,700
2-day¥ 9,400¥ 5,400¥ 8,500
Night-time¥ 2,000¥ 1,200-

[Senior] : 60 years or over

Access Information

Train

From Tokyo area: To Nagano Sta. via Hokuriku Shinkansen Line. Then take Hakuba-bound express bus to Happo bus stop (approx. 70 min. from Nagano Sta.).

From Nagoya area: To Matsumoto Sta. via Chuo Line. Then transfer to Oito Line to Hakuba Sta. (approx. 95 min. from Matsumoto Sta.).

Car

From Tokyo area: To Nagano I.C. via Joshin'etsu Expressway. Then approx. 60 min. along prefectural road 31.

From Nagoya area: To Azumino I.C. via Nagano Expressway. Then approx. 60 min. along Route 148.

Hakuba Ski Jumping Stadium

This ski area served as the venue for ski jumping events during the 1998 Nagano Winter Olympics. This jumping hill allows the visitor to climb to the ski jump tower and enjoy from the starting point the same grand view as experienced by the Olympic jumper.