Myoko Suginohara Ski Resort
Myoko Suginohara Ski Resort (commonly referred to by foreign skiers as ‘Sugi’) is regarded as one of Japan’s top ski area, a place where visitors can experience the exhilaration of Japan’s longest ski trails! There is a small village (Suginosawa) at the base of the Suginohara Ski Resort that has retained its Japanese flavour. Suginohara resort provides 1,124 metres of vertical, and Japan’s longest ski run with a total distance of 8.5 kilometres.
Myoko Suginohara Ski Resort is divided into two zones – the Suginohara Zone and the Mitahara Zone. Both have a wide variety of ski trails to suit all levels of skiers, and lifts that swiftly carry skiers up to 3km in one stretch. The upper reaches of the ski slope have premium snow quality and a magnificent views – on clear days you can see right to Mount Fuji. Some of the slopes are left ungroomed, providing excellent powder conditions on many days of the season.
What’s different about Myoko Suginohara resort?
Good news for families. For kids up to elementary school age, ski lifts and gondolas are free PLUS ski rentals are free on weekdays (except holidays)! For the slightly adventurous there’s snowmobile touring available right at the base of the mountain. Park rats & freestylers will find a good terrain park and half pipe along with a XC course for nordic fans.
Suginohara accommodation and village
There is a small village (Suginosawa) at the base of the Suginohara Ski Resort that has retained its Japanese flavour. There are quite a few accommodation places available but, be warned, the village is very quiet in the evenings with limited options to eat out. After spending time at the slopes, guests can relax in body and spirit with a soak in the onsen.
Recommended accommodation near Suginohara Myoko Ski Resort:
International Calls: +81 (255) 86-6211