2023 FREERUN December issue Lift ticket present!

In the December issue of FREERUN, we planned the annual popular project "Lift Ticket Present" again this year!
38 slopes nationwide, 320 people!

The application deadline is Friday, December 2023, 12!

Described in the magazine"keyword"When,"Ski resort number (head number of each ski resort)"Please select from the application form and apply as soon as possible!
(Please note that if the keyword is not entered, it will be invalid.)

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[Target ski resort]

【Hokkaido】
Kamui Ski Links
A ski resort located in Asahikawa City, Hokkaido.Because it is inland, you will definitely become addicted to the highest quality powder snow in Hokkaido once you experience it!The famous Gold Course, which has a maximum course width of 150 meters, allows you to cruise while admiring the magnificent scenery of Hokkaido.
Business period: Early December (planned) to March 12st (Sunday)
Number of courses: 25 / Number of lifts: 5 / Number of gondolas: 1

Furano Ski Resort
Enjoy Japan's top-class powder snow, ``FURANO bonchi powder,'' at Furano Ski Resort, where snow conditions are stable throughout the season.The 28 courses are rich in variety and can be enjoyed by everyone from beginners to experts.Free lift tickets for elementary school students and younger!
Business period 11/25 (Sat) - 5/6 (Monday/holiday)
Number of courses: 28 / Number of lifts: 7 / Number of gondolas: 1 / Number of ropeways: 1

Hoshino Resorts Tomamu Ski Resort
A residential resort with 2 diverse courses spanning two mountains.There are many days when the temperature drops below -29 degrees, and you can enjoy the finest powder snow.There are plenty of things to enjoy whether you're slipping or not, such as Ice Village, Minamina Beach, and Firefly Street.
Business period: 12/1 (Friday) - 4/2 (Tuesday)
Number of courses: 29 / Number of lifts: 5 / Number of gondolas: 1

Niseko HANAZONO Resort
HANAZONO is characterized by the best snow quality and new equipment.New gondolas and courses have been added, and the HANA1 lift has been transformed into a 6-seater with heated seats! The undulating course design, including the tree run that is HANAZONO's signature feature, allows you to play all day long without getting bored.
Business period 12/2 (Sat) - 4/7 (Sun)
Number of courses: 12 / Number of lifts: 3 / Number of gondolas: 1


[Miyagi]
Spring Valley Sendai Izumi Ski Resort
A city ski slope that is close to Sendai city, about 40 minutes by car.Equipped with a new type of artificial snow machine, the ski slopes are always in good condition.Enjoy the night game, which is open until 12pm every day, on 10 courses, including Miyagi Prefecture's largest snow park and hard cob burn.
Business period: 12/15 (Friday) - 4/7 (Sunday)
Number of courses: 12 / Number of lifts: 4


[Yamagata]
Zao Onsen Ski Resort
One of the largest snow resorts in Tohoku, with 300 slopes and 14 courses on a vast site of over 12 hectares.Enjoy the variety of courses that offer excellent powder snow, the beautiful formations of frost-covered trees that are lit up at night, and the spectacular panorama overlooking the Zao Mountain Range.
Business period 12/9 (Sat) - 5/6 (Monday/holiday)
Number of courses: 26 / Number of lifts: 30 / Number of gondolas: 4


【Fukushima】
Listel Ski Fantasia
From wide, gentle beginner courses to mogul courses that have hosted numerous World Cups, the wide variety of course layouts will satisfy all levels.The view from the top of the slope, overlooking Lake Inawashiro and Mt. Bandai, is also something to be proud of.
Business period 12/23 (Sat) - 3/31 (Sun)
Number of courses: 6 / Number of lifts: 3

Hoshino Resorts Nekoma Mountain
From this season, the (old) Nekoma Ski Resort and (old) Alts Bandai will be reborn as one ski resort, “Nekoma Mountain”!Not only has the number of skiing areas and courses increased, but the level of enrichment has also improved, including an expanded park and lifts that only operate when it snows!The southern area on the ARTS side is scheduled to open from December 12nd.
Business period 12/1 (Friday) - 5/6 (Monday/holiday)
Number of courses: 33 / Number of lifts: 13

Aizu Kogen Nango Ski Resort
It has a vertical course with a total length of 3 km, a family slope with a total length of 1 km, and two parks called ``Pyon Pyon Park''.The park is a popular course that has a variety of items such as half pipes, kickers, rails, boxes, and terrain play, and can be played on a lift.
Business period 12/23 (Sat) - 3/24 (Sun)
Number of courses: 12 / Number of lifts: 3


【Gunma】
Tanbara Ski Park
It is located in a convenient location, about 2 hours by car from Tokyo, and allows for long-season skiing from late November to Golden Week.Approximately 11% of the courses are beginner-intermediate courses, and the extremely gentle slopes with an average slope of 8 degrees are wide and safe for kids and beginners.The moderate slope is also perfect for grating.
Business period 11/25 (Sat) - 5/6 (Monday/holiday)
Number of courses: 8 / Number of lifts: 6

Oguna Hotaka Ski Resort
A 2% natural powder snow resort 100 hours from the Tokyo metropolitan area!! Enjoy smooth powder snow on a 1,828km long cruise from an altitude of 3.5m.Everyone from children to advanced skiers can enjoy the finest snow, including a variety of courses that take advantage of the terrain and a kids' plaza complete with snow escalators!
Business period 12/23 (Sat) - 3/24 (Sun)
Number of courses: 13 / Number of lifts: 6

Snow Park Oze Tokura
9 unique courses packed with powder snow.The snow park is designed so that everyone from beginners to experts can have fun with all kinds of snow items, with a course of about 2 km where you can enjoy various items and walls that make use of the natural topography.There is also a hotel adjacent to the ski slopes.
Business period 12/22 (Friday) - 3/31 (Sunday)
Number of courses: 9 / Number of lifts: 6

Tanigawadake Tenjindaira Ski Resort by Hoshino Resorts
A bowl-shaped ski resort that stretches between two peaks.During the peak season, you can fully enjoy the overwhelming amount of snow and the highest quality powder snow that is unique to the Tanigawa Mountain Range.This lift ticket has blackout dates from January 2th to March 1rd, so it can be used during the year-end and New Year holidays and spring break season.
Business period 12/23 (Sat) - 4/7 (Sun)
Number of courses: 10 / Number of lifts: 3 / Number of gondolas: 1

Norn Minakami Ski Resort
A convenience store-like snow resort that is about 95 minutes from the city center and only 3 km from Minakami IC on the Kanetsu Expressway. Although it is compact with 5 courses, the longest skiing distance is approximately 2,000m.You can enjoy it at any level: 30% beginner, 50% intermediate, and 20% advanced.
Business period 12/18 (Monday) - 3/24 (Sunday)
Number of courses: 5 / Number of lifts: 4

White Valley Ski Area
Lodge White Valley is located at the foot of Mt. Tanigawa, surrounded by a beautiful silver world.It is easily accessible at 7km from Minakami IC on the Kanetsu Expressway, and is a hidden gem where powder freaks gather to enjoy high-quality powder after a snowfall.A premium powder day will be held.
Business period 12/23 (Sat) - 3/17 (Sun)
Number of courses: 5 / Number of lifts: 2


[Yamanashi]
Fujiten Snow Resort
Enjoy snowboarding with the world heritage site Mt. Fuji in the background.The popular snow park has kickers, rails, boxes, etc. installed throughout the course for everyone from beginners to advanced skiers.Items change regularly, so you'll want to come back again and again.There is also a practice park for beginners.
Business period: Mid-December to early April
Number of courses: 7 / Number of lifts: 4


【Niigata】
Iwappara Ski Resort
The famous super wide gentle slope is perfect for beginners and families, and the 634m sledding course, one of the largest in Japan, is also very popular!The upper part of the Giant Course, which has a maximum slope of 35 degrees, can enjoy powder snow the day after it snows.Excellent access, 5 minutes from Yuzawa IC and 10 minutes from Echigo Yuzawa Station!
Business period 12/23 (Sat) - 3/31 (Sun)
Number of courses: 20 / Number of lifts: 9

Joetsu International Ski Resort
A vast snow resort consisting of four zones.We have 4 courses with a wide variety of snow games that can be enjoyed by all levels, from kids to experts.There will be plenty of free events to participate in on the weekend, and many campaigns will be held where you can win luxury prizes such as cars!
Business period 12/2 (Sat) - 4/7 (Sun)
Number of courses: 22 / Number of lifts: 19

Maiko Snow Resort
Ultimate short access, just 1 minute from Kanetsu Expressway Shiozawa Ishiuchi IC.There are 3 courses in 26 areas that will satisfy everyone from beginners to advanced skiers, with a maximum running distance of 6,000m.Enjoy a comfortable trip at the Maiko Kogen Hotel, which has direct access to the ski slopes and a day-trip ski center with hot springs and childcare facilities.
Business period: 12/20 (Wednesday) - 3/31 (Sunday)
Number of courses: 26 / Number of lifts: 9 / Number of gondolas: 1

Ishiuchi Maruyama Ski Resort
It has a total of 24 courses, 9 night ski courses, and a variety of slope designs with excellent access and a location where you can dive into the spectacular scenery.It has been renovated to make it more comfortable for beginners and women, including the addition of a state-of-the-art gondola and a day-trip center.
Business period: 12/15 (Friday) - 4/7 (Sunday)
Number of courses: 24 / Number of lifts: 13 / Number of gondolas: 1

Muica Snow Resort
Easy access, just 5 minutes from Muikamachi IC on Kanetsu Expressway.The main slope is slippery with a maximum width of 200m, and once you reach the top of the mountain, you will be greeted by an ``off-piste field'' where you can enjoy powder with a slope of up to 33 degrees.Starting this winter, we will introduce an automatic gate system and IC tickets at the lift ticket gates.
Business period 12/22 (Friday) -3/24 (Sunday)
Number of courses: 12 / Number of lifts: 4

Cupid Valley
The longest skiing distance is 4,000m.Surrounded by beautiful trees, you can ski comfortably while looking out at the Sea of ​​Japan on sunny days.There are courses that everyone can enjoy, including a non-compacted snow area for advanced skiers, a variety of beginner courses that even kids who are just starting out can enjoy, and a kids park!
Business period 12/16 (Sat) - 3/17 (Sun)
Number of courses: 12 / Number of lifts: 3

Okutadami Maruyama Ski Resort
One of the heaviest snowfall areas in Niigata Prefecture. A snow park that takes advantage of the finest powder in the first season and natural snow in the spring appears.You can enjoy a total of 1 courses, including courses on natural terrain and non-compacted snow courses.Enjoy the beautiful primeval beech forest and the 10m-class mountains seen from the mountaintop.
Business period ① 1st season: Late November - 11/1 (Wednesday) ② Spring season: Late March - 3/3 (Monday/holiday)
Number of courses: 10 / Number of lifts: 3

Akakura Kanko Resort Ski Resort
Just 8 minutes from Joshinetsu Expressway Myoko Kogen IC!You can enjoy the finest deep snow powder and long cruising with a total length of 4,500m."Myoko Sky Terrace" has opened near Gondola Sancho Station.Enjoy lunch and a cafe in a stylish space.
Business period 12/16 (Sat) - 3/31 (Sun)
Number of courses: 10 / Number of lifts: 5 / Number of gondolas: 1

Ikenotaira Onsen Alpenblick Ski Area
A medium slope with a sense of speed, a tree run course with uncompacted snow, a snow park with a variety of items, and a kids garden for children.There are a variety of attractive courses, including a long cruise with a total length of 4 km and a wide burn that takes advantage of the characteristics of Mt. Myoko's majestic foothills.
Business period 12/16 (Sat) - 3/31 (Sun)
Number of courses: 15 / Number of lifts: 5

Myoko Suginohara Ski Resort
A long and wide ski resort with a longest run distance of approximately 8.5km.Approximately 80% of the slopes are for beginners and intermediates.You can enjoy fluffy powder in the uncompacted snow area, and the popular "Sugi Park" is scheduled to have many items, mainly jibs.This year, lift tickets are free all day for children up to elementary school age.
Business period 12/23 (Sat) - 3/24 (Sun)
Number of courses: 16 / Number of lifts: 4 / Number of gondolas: 1

Charmant Hiuchi Ski Area
During the high season of January and February, enjoy the vast uncompacted snow area's finest powder with just one lift.You can easily enjoy uncompacted snow on a slope suitable for powder runs. From March to May, you can enjoy a leisurely slide overlooking the Sea of ​​Japan, or enjoy the unevenness of the spring terrain, which resembles a natural park.
Business period: 12/15 (Friday) - 5/5 (Sunday)
Number of courses: 17 / Number of lifts: 3


[Nagano]
Shiga Kogen Central Area Ski Resort
"Shiga Kogen Central Area Ski Resort" is the collective name for 13 ski resorts located in the center of Shiga Kogen (Sun Valley Ski Resort - Ichinose Ski Resort) with good snow quality.In addition to a wide variety of courses that will satisfy everyone from beginners to experts, there is also a kids park called ``Maruike Snowland.''
Business period 12/1 (Friday) - 5/6 (Monday/holiday)
Number of courses: 33 / Number of lifts: 21 / Number of gondolas: 3

Shiga Kogen Yakibitayama Ski Resort
The best snow quality and grooming are top class in Shinshu!Among the big-scale ski resorts in Shiga Kogen, Mt. Yakebita has many forest courses that take advantage of the natural topography.Located at an altitude of 1,500m to 2,000m, it has excellent mobility with 2 gondolas and 3 lifts!A new course has appeared in the powder area.
Business period 12/2 (Sat) - 5/6 (Monday/holiday)
Number of courses: 19 / Number of lifts: 3 / Number of gondolas: 2

Nozawa Onsen Ski Resort
This season marks the 100th anniversary of its opening.It is characterized by its 1,650 diverse courses that extend from the peak of Mt. Kenashi at an altitude of 44m, its magnificent natural beauty, and its outstanding snow quality.Children's rates will be expanded to include junior high school students, and a special family pack campaign is also planned.
Business period 11/25 (Sat) - 5/6 (Monday/holiday)
Number of courses: 44 / Number of lifts: 17 / Number of gondolas: 2

Tangram Ski Circus
A hotel-integrated snow resort located on the north-northwest slope of Mt. Madarao where you can enjoy the finest powder snow.Hotel Tangram is in a great location, just 0 minutes walk from the ski slopes, and we also have great value packs that include a 1-day lift pass for the entire Madarao Mountains, which also allows you to ski at the neighboring Madarao Kogen Ski Resort.
Business period 12/16 (Sat) - 3/3 (Sun)
Number of courses: 19 / Number of lifts: 5

Hakuba Happoone Ski Resort
It is one of the largest in Japan, with an area of ​​220 hectares, and a total running distance of 2.3km.At the snow park that was revived in the Hanasaki area last season, you can enjoy a FREERIDE x FREESTYLE surf ride that takes advantage of the terrain and is based on "freeriding."
Business period 12/1 (Friday) - 5/6 (Monday/holiday)
Number of courses: 16 / Number of lifts: 20 / Number of gondolas: 1

Hakuba Iwatake Snowfield
The most popular course is the long course, which is about 3,300 meters long and slides down from the scenic summit area all the way to the foot of the mountain.At the summit area, you will be greeted by a vast ski slope and magnificent scenery.With a variety of courses spread out from north to south, east and west, and many courses that take advantage of the natural topography, this is a slope you'll want to experience at least once.
Business period: 12/15 (Friday) - 3/24 (Sunday)
Number of courses: 26 / Number of lifts: 8 / Number of gondolas: 1

Tsugaike Mountain Resort
``TG PARKS'' is a slope that anyone can enjoy with safety in mind, on the ``Kane no Naru Oka Slope'', a gentle slope with a course width of 1.2 km.Enjoy the finest powder snow at ``TSUGA POW DBD,'' a deep powder area that is only available to lecture participants.
Business period 12/1 (Friday) - 5/6 (Monday/holiday)
Number of courses: 14 / Number of lifts: 13 / Number of gondolas: 1


【Gifu】
Whitepia Takasu
It is easily accessible, about 10 minutes from the nearest IC, and the ski slopes on the north slope are covered in high-quality powder.From the top of the mountain, you can enjoy a spectacular view of the Hakusan Mountain Range, and it is a ski resort that has the triple beauty of snow quality, scenery, and convenience.During the high season, access to the adjacent Washigatake Ski Resort is possible.
Business period 11/18 (Sat) - 3/31 (Sun)
Number of courses: 13 / Number of lifts: 4


【Shiga】
Hakodateyama Ski Resort
Go straight to the slopes in an 8-seater gondola!It is characterized by a horizontally long slope that overlooks Lake Biwa, and the forest course on the fourth slope is popular with advanced skiers.For families, we also recommend cruising on the gentle slopes of the second slope or snow rafting.
Business period: 12/22 (Friday) - 3/17 (Sunday)
Number of courses: 10 / Number of lifts: 4 / Number of gondolas: 1

Lake Biwa Valley
A lineup that will satisfy even advanced skiers, from a panoramic slope overlooking Lake Biwa to a quiet forest course, park, tree run, and natural hump.Spend a special time at Biwako Terrace in winter, where you can enjoy the spectacular snowy scenery, or at Grill Dining & Bar HALUKA, where you can enjoy Omi beef.
Business period 12/23 (Sat) - 3/17 (Sun)
Number of courses: 9 / Number of lifts: 5 / Number of gondolas: 1


【Tottori】
Daisen White Resort
Daisen White Resort is well-known for its ski slopes overlooking the ocean. It is a big resort representing western Japan, consisting of four ski slopes, and boasts a great view.You can see the Sea of ​​Japan, and the impressive north face of Mt. Daisen can be seen in the background!This season is scheduled to open on Friday, December 4nd!!
Business period: December 12nd (Friday) to late March
Number of courses: 9 / Number of lifts: 10

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