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Minowa

Minowa Ski Resort Guide

Minowa, Japan

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForIntermediates.
Highest Lift4,921ft
Resort Height3,445ft
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Minowa

The Japanese ski resort of Minowa is at an altitude of 3,445ft.

Summary

Minowa has direct access to 11 marked pistes, served by a total of 4 ski lifts.

The skiing is at relatively low altitude, so snow cover can be variable.

Skiing

There is skiing to suit a range of abilities.

Snowboarding

Minowa offers some good boarding and there is a Snow Park in Minowa.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Minowa?

The next notable snow forecast is 1in, expected on 20 January, with around 4in forecast over the next 7 days.

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Ski Area Stats

Minowa Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
 2 
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
 6 
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
 2 
Green Pistes
Beginner Runs
 1 
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts
4

Altitudes

Minowa Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift4,921ft
Lowest Trail3,445ft
Resort Altitude (Minowa)3,445ft
Max Vertical1,476ft

Location and Map

Where is Minowa?

This ski resort is in Nagano, Japan.

Map

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How to get there

Infrastructure

Ski Lift Capacity

The four ski lifts are able to uplift 2,400 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Season Dates

When is Minowa open?

We don't currently have confirmed season dates, but hope to soon.

NOTE:- Ski area, lift and piste opening is subject to Current Snow Conditions.

COVID-19 / Coronavirus

We don't yet have specific details of the COVID-19 precautions being taken in Minowa, but they are likely to include most of the following :-

  • Face masks required on lifts, and in shops.
  • Social distancing in public areas.
  • Reduced lift capacity.
  • Extensive disinfection / sanitization.

French Ski Resort COVID-19 Measures describes further measures that may also be applied.

Visit the Minowa Tourist Office for the latest.

Minowa