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Appi Kogen

Appi Kogen Ski Resort Guide

Appi Kogen, Japan

Rated: 3/5 (from 5 ratings)

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForExpert Skiers, Intermediates, Beginners, Snowboarders, Snowfall and Apres-Ski!
Total Piste Length45km
Highest Lift1,305m
Resort Height520m
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Appi Kogen

The Japanese ski resort of Appi Kogen is at an altitude of 520m, with 45km of marked runs.


Appi Kogen is one of the larger Ski Resorts in Japan and has direct access to 45km of downhill skiing, with 39 marked pistes, served by a total of 18 ski lifts.

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


There are a variety of pistes to suit all levels of skier ability, from Beginner to Expert.


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

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Appi Kogen?

There is currently no significant snow in the 7-day forecast for Appi Kogen.

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Ski Area Stats

Appi Kogen Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
 3 5km
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
Total Length
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts

Altitudes & Slopes

Appi Kogen Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift1,305m
Lowest Piste520m
Resort Altitude (Appi Kogen)520m
Max Vertical785m

Ratings & Suitability

Ratings for Appi Kogen
Expert Skiers

Location and Map

Where is Appi Kogen?

This ski resort is in Iwate, Japan.


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How to get there


Ski Lift Capacity

The 18 ski lifts are able to uplift 28,136 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Season Dates

When is Appi Kogen open?

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

Usual opening is early December, and usual closing is Early May.

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

Appi Kogen