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Myoko Akakura / Shinakakura

Myoko Akakura / Shinakakura Ski Resort Guide

Myoko Akakura / Shinakakura, Japan

Rated: 2/5 (from 2 ratings)

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForExpert Skiers and Intermediates.
Total Piste Length30km
Highest Lift1,510m
Resort Height660m
 Nearest AirportNiigata
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Myoko Akakura / Shinakakura

Three big resorts sharing a common lift ticket on the face of Mt. Myoko. Together they comprise one of the prettiest ski resorts in Japan, with management that has worked hard to preserve the natural splendor of


The Japanese ski resort of Myoko Akakura / Shinakakura is at an altitude of 660m, with 30km of marked runs.

Myoko Akakura / Shinakakura has direct access to 30km of downhill skiing, with 51 marked pistes, served by a total of 27 ski lifts.

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


Myoko Akakura / Shinakakura offers good sking, particularly, for Intermediate skiers.


Myoko Akakura / Shinakakura offers some good boarding.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Myoko Akakura / Shinakakura?

There is currently no significant snow in the 7-day forecast for Myoko Akakura / Shinakakura.

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Ski Area Stats

Myoko Akakura / Shinakakura Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
 6 4km
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
Total Length
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts


Myoko Akakura / Shinakakura Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift1,510m
Lowest Piste660m
Resort Altitude (Myoko Akakura / Shinakakura)660m
Max Vertical850m

Ratings & Suitability

Ratings for Myoko Akakura / Shinakakura
Intermediate Skiers

Myoko Akakura / Shinakakura Overview

 Notable Ski Runs

The longest possible descent in Myoko Akakura / Shinakakura is 4km long.

Location and Map

Where is Myoko Akakura / Shinakakura?

This ski resort is in Niigata, Japan.


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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Myoko Akakura / Shinakakura is Niigata, 156 minutes drive away.


Ski Lift Capacity

The 27 ski lifts are able to uplift 43,176 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Season Dates

When is Myoko Akakura / Shinakakura open?

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

Usual opening is mid December, and usual closing is Late March.

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 Myoko Akakura / Shinakakura, 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.

Myoko Akakura / Shinakakura