Tainai Ski & Snowboard Area


Nestled in the Bandai Asahi National Park, the Tainai Ski & Snowboard Area offers a diverse range of courses catering to everyone from advanced skiers to children. After-dark hours are also available.

The Tainai Ski & Snowboard Area is located within the stunning Bandai Asahi National Park, and is one of Japan's premier skiing and snowboarding destinations. Its slopes range from challenging courses tailored to seasoned skiers to family-friendly areas designed for children.

Along with 7 lifts, there is also an 81-meter-long snow escalator, letting beginners and youngsters join in with ease. Night skiing also promises an even more alluring experience. Explore the vast array of courses built into the diverse natural terrain and revel in breathtaking mountaintop vistas.

General Information

DirectionsApprox. 20 min. by taxi from Nakajo Station (JR Uetsu Main Line)
*No public bus service is available.
Approx. 25 min. by car from the Nakajo IC on the Nihonkai-Tohoku Expressway
Car ParkAvailable (free)
Opening TimesLift Hours
Everyday (tickets sold from around 8:30 am)
9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Night hours (tickets sold from around 4:50 pm)
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm (Friday, Saturday)
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm (Sunday, public holidays)
*Night skiing is not available on weekdays.
PricesOne-Day Pass (from opening until 5:00 pm)
- Adult: 4,500 yen
- Senior: 3,800 yen
- Junior: 3,000 yen

Night Ticket (5:00 pm - 9:00 pm)
- Adult: 2,200 yen
- Junior: 1,500 yen
*Junior tickets are for junior high school students and younger, while senior tickets are for those 50+
*For more details, please refer to the official website.


NameTainai Ski & Snowboard Area
Telephone Number0254-28-1717