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Iwappara Ski Resort Guide

Iwappara, Japan

Iwappara Ski Area Highlights
Highest Lift985m
Lowest Lift400m
 Nearest AirportsNiigata and Tokyo
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The Japanese ski resort of Iwappara is at an altitude of 400m.

Iwappara Summary

Iwappara has direct access to 10 marked pistes, served by a total of 9 ski lifts.

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

Skiing in Iwappara

There is skiing to suit a range of abilities.

Snowboarding in Iwappara

Sorry, we don't yet know much about Snowboarding in Iwappara.

Iwappara Snow Forecast

When will it snow in Iwappara?

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

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Ski Area Stats

Iwappara Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats for Iwappara
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Iwappara Altitudes

Iwappara Ski Area Height

Max Vertical and Resort Altitude for Iwappara
Highest Lift985m
Lowest Piste400m

Location and Map

Where is Iwappara?

Iwappara is in Tsuchidaru, Yuzawa, Japan.

Map of Iwappara

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How to get to Iwappara

 By Air

The nearest airports to Iwappara are Niigata and Tokyo, all within three hours drive.


Ski Lift Capacity

There are nine ski lifts in Iwappara.

Iwappara Season Dates

When is Iwappara open?

We don't currently have confirmed season dates for Iwappara.

NOTE:- Lift and Piste openings are always subject to Snow Conditions in Iwappara.

COVID-19 / Coronavirus

We don't yet have specific details of the COVID-19 precautions being taken in Iwappara, 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 Tourist Office Website for the latest.