SEASON & PRICES

The 2018-2019 winter season will begin on the 15th of December 2018.

Regarding season length and opening hours

2018-2019 Winter season
FROM December 15th 2018 TO May 6th 2019
OPEN HOURS
Winter Time 08:00 – 17:00
Spring Time 08:00 – 16:00 *Weekdays / 08:00 – 16:30 *Weekends and Holidays

*Open-period and opening hours may change depending on the condition of the weather

Image:2018-2019 Winter Season

Lift ticket price list

Children under the age of 5 may ride chair lifts and the gondola free of charge

Main Season (Dec 15 - Mar 31)

 1DAY2DAYSAMPMFROM 3PM lift ticketGondola one-day pass
ADULT4,6007,000 3,7003,7002,000 1,800
CHILD(6-12y)2,3003,400 1,8001,8001,000 900
SENIOR3,7006,000 3,3003,3001,800 1,800

Unit:JPY

Spring Season (Apr 1 - May 6)

 1DAY2DAYSAMPMFROM 3PM lift ticketGondola one-day pass
ADULT3,7005,700 3,0003,0001,600 1,800
CHILD(6-12y)1,8502,800 1,4001,400800 900
SENIOR3,1005,000 2,6002,6001,300 1,800

Unit:JPY

Chair lift operating hours

 1DAY2DAYSAMPMFROM 3PM lift ticketGondola Ascent Gondola Descent
Dec 15 - Mar 318:00~17:008:00~13:0012:00~17:0015:00~17:008:00~17:00 8:00~17:30
Apr 1 - May 68:00~16:3012:00~16:3015:00~16:308:00~16:30 8:00~17:00
Weekdays from 01 Apr to 26 Apr8:00~16:0012:00~16:0015:00~16:008:00~16:00 8:00~16:30

Unit:JPY

  • Afternoon lift tickets are available for purchase from 11:45
  • From 3PM lift tickets are available for purchase from 14;45
  • A complimentary "HAPPY BIRTHDAY ONE DAY SKI PASS" is available on your date of birth. Please show valid ID (passport, driver's license, etc) to confirm your date of birth to receive a complimentary pass.
  • Those purchasing senior passes are required to show valid ID
  • Those without skis or a snowboard are strictly not allowed to traverse down the slopes
  • Sledding is only allowed at the "sled area"
  • Those without skis or a snowboard are not allowed on any chair lifts other than the "Barouche" chair lift
  • Primary/elementary school children are eligible to receive a complimentary "KIDS ONE DAY SKI PASS" on every 3rd Sunday of the month from December 2018 to April 2019 (i.e. 16th Dec, 20th Jan, 17th Feb, 17th Mar, 14 Apr)
  • Senior benefits are available for those over sixty on "ACTIVE SENIOR DAY" which is held every Friday from December to April
  • Open-period and opening hours may change depending on the condition of the weather

GALA Passport (Season Pass)

Validity PeriodOn-Sale DateFirst Time Customer – Adult First Time Customer- Child Benefits
Dec 15 - May 6Dec 16 ~40,000 20,000 *10% off ski school
Feb 1 - May 6Feb 1 ~31,000 15,500
Mar 1 - May 6Mar 1 ~21,000 10.500
Apr 1 - May 6Apr 1 ~11,000 5,500

Unit:JPY

GALA PASSPORT (Season Pass)
  • Please submit the application and payment at the INFORMATION DESK.
  • A discount is available for 1 DAY SKI PASSES at ISHIUCHI MARUYAMA (2,000 yen), YUZAWA KOGEN Resort, JOETSU KOKUSAI, IWAPPARA Ski Area (1,000 yen) and MAIKO Snow Resort (1,500 yen)
  • The price includes the charge for an ID photograph
  • You are not able to use your own photos and that includes digital photography
  • Any beanies, hats, goggles and/or glasses are not be worn in the photo for the GALA passport application

3 Mountain Pass

GALA, YUZAWA KOGEN and ISHIUCHI MARUYAMA are all connected.
You are able to go to all three mountains with a 3 MOUNTAIN PASS.

On January 5th 2019, you can to all three mountains with just a Gala ski pass (lift ticket)!

 ADULTCHILDSENIOR
1DAY5,7004,2005,000
2DAYS9,2006,5007,800

BIG MOUNTAIN YUZAWA SNOW LINK

Image:3 Mountain Pass
  • To receive senior discounts a valid ID (driver's license, passport, etc) for proof of age is required
  • Child rates also apply to children below the age of 6

*TAX included in all prices