Join us on a winter adventure!
Put on a pair of snowshoes and set off with our certified guide to discover a white world of ice at the top of the Yatsugatake Mountains. With the Kita-Yatsugatake ropeway, we will reach the mountain top at over 2,000m, then hike all the way to the peak of Mt. Shimagare and back.
It’s a 4.5h satisfying hike that will allow you to see frozen trees, riming, sastrugi, and if we are blessed with good weather, a spectacular view of the Alps.
※The guide reserves the right to change the itinerary when he judges it necessary.
|Period||From late December to late March|
|Due Date||3 days before the tour|
Start- Meeting at Kita-Yatsugatake Ropeway
Ropeway ride to the top
Let's try walking on untapped fluffy snow!
Hike starts (to Mt. Shimagare)
Arrival to summit
Hike resumes (down to the ropeway station)
|No. of participants||Min. 2 persons Max. 5 persons|
|Price||/ person||JPY 12,900 (tax excl.) - with 2 participants
JPY 9,900 (tax excl.) - with 3~5 participants
|Included in the price||Guide, Snowshoe rental (snowshoes, poles, and snow boots), Ropeway Ticket (round-trip), Insurance|
|Payment method||Credit Card|
|Cancellation policy||from 7 days prior to activity day : 30%
from 3 days prior to activity day : 50%
1 day before the activity day : 70%
the activity day : 100%
|Access||40 min by car from Suwa IC OR 50 min by bus from JR Chino Station (Kita-Yatsugatake Ropeway Line- Kita-Yatsugatake Ropeway bus stop)|
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