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Snow Last update Jan 26,2023 09:37

  • New Snow

    17cm

  • Snow level

    350cm

    at Zendana Station

  • Total snow accumulation

    708cm

  • Quality of snow

    Dry Upper

    Dry Bottom

Dashboard

Due to the cold wave, snow continued to fall during the day on January 26. The forecast for tonight through tomorrow morning is 25-40 cm of snowfall. [Jan 26,2023 16:46]


IKON PASS

The Ikon Pass is the world's premier season pass linking winter resorts owned and managed
by Alterra Mountain Company (headquartered in Colorado, U.S.A.) and its partner resorts.
It allows you to visit 50+ ski resorts around the world.
This is the second resort in Japan to join the Ikon Pass program, following Niseko (Hokkaido).
Ikon Pass is available in three types of season passes to suit your skill level and other requirements.
For details and purchase, please visit the official Ikon Pass website.


Today's Status

  • Map Image

    Last update Jan 26,2023 08:38

    Lift name

    Operating time

    Status

    • Lift name Arai Gondola

      Operating time First Class
      8:00 ~ 15:00
      Economy Class
      8:30 ~ 15:00

      Status Open

    • Lift name Zendana Lift

      Operating time First Class
      8:15 ~ 15:30
      Economy Class
      8:45 ~ 15:30

      Status Open

    • Lift name Kokenashi Lift

      Operating time 8:45 ~ 15:45

      Status In preparation

    • Lift name Sanroku 1st lift

      Operating time Lift operation time
      8:30 ~ 16:00

      Status Open

    • Lift name Sanroku 2nd lift

      Operating time Lift operation time
      8:40 ~ 16:00

      Status Open

    • Open

    • In preparation

    • Close

    • Season Off

  • Map Image

    Last update Jan 26,2023 09:27

    Course name

    Status

    • Course name Be Free(ON PISTE)

      Status Open

    • Course name Encore(ON PISTE)

      Status Open

    • Course name Legendary(OFF PISTE)

      Status Close

    • Course name Bear Valley(ON PISTE)

      Status Open

    • Course name Myoko Long Run(ON PISTE)

      Status Open

    • Course name Exciter(OFF PISTE)

      Status Open

    • Course name Mamushigaeshi(OFF PISTE)

      Status Open

    • Course name Tategami(ON PISTE)

      Status Open

    Course name

    Status

    • Course name Roppongi Road(ON PISTE)

      Status Open

    • Course name Discovery(OFF PISTE)

      Status Close

    • Course name Umanose(ON PISTE)

      Status Open

    • Course name Sunrise(ON PISTE)

      Status Open

    • Course name Village Road(ON PISTE)

      Status Open

    • Course name Pony(ON PISTE)

      Status Open

    • Open

    • In preparation

    • Close

    • Season Off

  • Map Image

    Last update Jan 26,2023 09:28

    Course name

    Status

    • Course name Big Bowl

      Status In preparation

    • Course name Higashi Shamen

      Status In preparation

    • Course name Zendana Bowl

      Status Open

    • Course name Funaishi

      Status Open

    • Course name Happy Place

      Status Open

    • Course name Benzaku

      Status Open

    Course name

    Status

    • Course name Wase

      Status Close

    • Course name Mamushi

      Status Open

    • Course name Osoto

      Status Open

    • Course name KG

      Status Close

    • Open

    • In preparation

    • Close

    • Season Off

*Situations are subject to change due to weather, snowfall, etc.

WORLD SKI AWARDS 2020

· Japan's Best Ski Resort

WINNER OF THE 2022 SKI ASIA AWARDS

Japan's Best Ski Resort For Powder
Japan's Best Ski Hotel
Japan's Best Family Ski Resort
Japan’s Best Snowsports School

(Highly Commended)
Japan's Best Ski Resort (Overall)

LOTTE ARAI RESORT Official PV

A perfect moment spent at slopes
that boast the greatest accumulation of powder snowfall in all Japan

Enjoy skiing in an expansive area of Mt. Okenashi (Okenashiyama), covered with thick layers of snowfall.
The clear view to the sea provided on fair-weather days is just another of the magical elements of these mountains. We give you the best experience possible, not to be found at any other ski resort.

  • Altitude 951m

    summit of Zendana lift: 1,280 m / gondola boarding location: 329 m

  • Off-piste 10 areas/1.608㎢

    Intermediate 20%、Advanced 60%、Expert 20%

  • Total Skiing Area 2.14㎢

  • Longest ski-run distance 7km

    Bear Valley・Myoko Long Run・Roppongi Road ・Village Road ・Pony

  • Number of courses 14 ski courses

    beginner: 36%, intermediate:36%, advanced: 21% 、Expert 7%

  • Lifts 5 types

    gondola, two types of pair lifts, two types of quad-lifts

Lift Tickets

Find out the price of lift tickets.

Activity

Experience a wide variety of unique indoor-outdoor activities in white winter.

Snow Adventure(HIZUME)

Snow Adventure offers a variety of snow activities for not only beginners, but activities that families and children can enjoy together.

Kids Zone

In the Kids Zone, various snow toys will make enjoying winter way easier and inspire creativity. Please spend time with children having the joy and beauty of being in the moment.

Daily Adventure

Daily activities will be held to enjoy the winter season.

Playground

From authentic bouldering walls to square trampolines and fun-walls, this playground has it all!

Snow Rafting

You can enjoy the snowfield by riding a snow rafting boat (rubber boat) attached to a snowmobile.

Experience riding in a snow-powered machine

This is a weekend event only available during the winter season. Come create your own winter memories at LOTTE ARAI RESORT with special programs that can only be experienced during the snow season.

SNOWSHOE TOUR

This tour is a great way to enjoy the snowy scenery and nature.

Snowshoe-rental

Take a leisurely walk through the beautiful snow-covered forest.

Making a koala's march package

Everyone can create their original package, even with the same design! Surprise everyone with your own original package!

ADVENTURE TICKET (3 TICKETS)

Introduction of ADVENTURE TICKET (3 TICKETS).

ARAI DOME

The ARAI Dome is a comfortable place to spend time while looking at the snow.

WINTER GONDOLA

The gondola at Lotte ARAI Resort is a 15-minute one-way walk in the air. From the Zendana Station at an altitude of about 1,000 meters, you can enjoy the view of the vast plains, the surrounding mount

Koala Hunt (Adventure Edition)

The sequel to ARAI Resort's popular program, Koala Hunt, is now available! It's a new version with a slightly more difficult level! Let's go on an adventure with March to find the treasure!

SNOWMOBILE TOURS

This snowmobile tour promises a good time for everyone, from first-timers to experienced riders.

TO-RO-

This is a photogenic area where visitors can enjoy bamboo lanterns, snow lanterns, and various other "lights".

Events

Offers

Rooms

With our comfortable rooms and attentive service,
you’ll be elevated from the everyday into a luxurious atmosphere
that calls to mind a European villa.
Rooms also come in multiple varieties,
so you can choose the one that fits with your style.

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Hotel information

1966 Ryozenji, Myoko City, Niigata Prefecture, Japan,
LOTTE ARAI RESORT
TEL +81-255-75-1100

Transportation Book the shuttle online