2021-2022 HAKUBA VALLEY SEASON PASS

HAKUBA VALLEY SEASON PASS
  • 10/1 - 11/30 : Adult130,800yen Child70,000yen
  • From 12/1 : Adult142,800yen Child77,000yen

(Tax included)

Due to COVID-19 we are still unsure of when overseas tourists will be able to enter Japan, and on what conditions. For this reason, we have established a reservation system for customers residing overseas to lock in their 2021-2022 Hakuba Valley Season Pass (hereinafter “Season Pass”) at the early bird rates and complete payment at a later date. For more information, please see the section below titled “For Customers Who Reside Outside of Japan.” (Please note that if you purchase your Season Pass in advance and are not able to enter the country, a refund will not be issued.)

For those who reside in Japan, please read the following Terms of Purchase before purchasing your Season Pass.


Terms of Purchase

Once purchased, the 2021-2022 Hakuba Valley Season Pass cannot be cancelled or refunded for personal reasons or reasons related to the snow resorts, including snowfall conditions, snow depth, trail conditions, and changes to opening and closing days and hours of operation.

However, should all Hakuba Valley snow resorts be unable or decide not to open for the entire 2021-2022 winter season due to COVID-19 or other circumstances, Season Pass refunds will be available. Please note that fees associated with such refunds shall be deducted from the price of the Season Pass.
*During the 2021-2022 season, if only a portion of the snow resorts are unable or decide not to open for the entire winter season, Season Pass refunds will not be available, as per the Terms of Purchase.


For Customers Who Reside in Japan:

  1. From this site, please proceed the purchase form for Sales for Customers Residing in Japan.
  2. Enter your information and upload a photo of yourself to be used on your Season Pass.
  3. Complete your payment by credit card.
  4. After your information, photo, and payment have been confirmed, your Season Pass will be issued and sent to your designated pickup location. To pick up your pass, visit during the location’s hours of operation and bring a photo ID and your payment confirmation email. Please note that from the date of purchase, around 5 days are required to issue a Season Pass. Pickup via proxy is not permitted.

For Customers Who Reside Outside of Japan:

There are two ways for customers who reside outside of Japan to purchase a Season Pass.

  1. Enter Japan and purchase your Season Pass at the then-current sale price.
  2. Reserve your pass during the early bird sales period and complete your payment later. Details on the payment procedure will be emailed to you in late fall. This method allows you to keep your Season Pass on hold at the early bird discount rate.

Reservation Procedure

  1. From this site, please proceed to the Season Pass Reservation Form for Customers Residing Outside of Japan. An email will be sent to you to confirm your reservation.
  2. In October or November, the Hakuba Valley Season Pass Office will email you regarding the purchase procedure.
  3. Follow the instructions in the email and enter your information (reservation number, name, date of birth, email address, address etc.) and upload a photo of yourself to be used on your Season Pass.
  4. Follow the payment instructions in the email and complete your credit card payment.

*To lock in your Season Pass at the early bird rates, your reservation must be made during the early bird sales period (August 11, 2021 to September 30, 2021). You will not be able to receive the discount price with a reservation outside of that period.
*Season Pass sales periods are according to Japan Standard Time.
*From the date of purchase, several days are required to issue a Season Pass. Please make sure to complete your purchase well in advance of arriving in Japan).

2021-2022 HAKUBA VALLEY Season Pass - Passholder Benefits

  • Access 10 resorts on 1 pass!
  • Ride the Hakuba Valley Shuttle Bus for free.
    *Only on days when you ski or ride.
  • Enjoy a long ski season through the beginning of May.
  • Receive 50% off then-current 1-day lift ticket prices at all Vail Resorts owned and operated ski resorts.
    < Click here for details >
  • Enjoy world-class resorts in Japan, North America, and Australia.

*Please note that not all benefits may be available because of travel restrictions due to COVID-19.


2021-2022 Hakuba Valley Season Pass holders will also receive the following benefits and discounts!
Details on Pass benefits will be posted as they are confirmed.

Terms of Use

  • Pass benefits are for use only by the person whose name appears on the 2021-2022 Hakuba Valley Season Pass and are nontransferable.
  • To receive Pass benefits at shops and other facilities, present your 2021-2022 Hakuba Valley Season Pass to the staff prior to checkout. For accommodations, present your Pass prior to booking (discounts will not be granted after payment has been confirmed). You will not be eligible for discounts or benefits without your Pass.
  • Pass benefits are valid only during the 2021-2022 winter season, which is expected to be between December 2021 and May 2022. Please note that opening and closing days may vary due to reasons including snowfall and trail conditions.
  • Pass benefits cannot be combined with any other benefits or discounts.
  • Pass benefits are subject to change and termination without prior notice. Please check the Hakuba Valley homepage for the latest information.

HAKUBA VALLEY SEASON PASS

Access

Valid for use at the following Hakuba Valley snow resorts.

  • Jiigatake Snow Resort
  • Kashimayari Snow Resort
  • Hakuba Sanosaka Snow Resort
  • ABLE Hakuba Goryu
  • Hakuba47 Winter Sports Park
  • Hakuba Happo-one Snow Resort
  • Hakuba Iwatake Snow Field
  • Tsugaike Mountain Resort
  • Hakuba Norikura Onsen Snow Resort
  • Hakuba Cortina Snow Resort
Price 8/11 -Adult: 118,800 yen Child: 63,000 yen
10/1 -Adult: 130,800 yen Child: 70,000 yen
12/1 -Adult: 142,800 yen Child: 77,000 yen
*Adult: Ages 13+ / Child: Ages 6-12
*Free entry: Under age 6 (Under age 3 at Jiigatake Snow Resort)
*Tax included
Period of use 2021-2022 winter season
Purchase process
  • Submit the online purchase form.
  • The purchase will be completed once required information, documents, and payment have been confirmed.
  • Payment must be made by credit card.
  • Select your pickup location.
  • Agree to the Terms of Use.
  • Please refer to your credit card statement or confirmation email for receipt of purchase. Additional receipts cannot be issued for online purchases.
Pass pickup From the date of purchase, 5 days are required to issue a Season Pass. Please allow for enough time when purchasing your Pass. (Passes cannot be issued on the day of purchase.)
Further information For further information, please refer to the FAQ.
Please allow 72 hours for responses to email inquiries.

Please read the following Safety Tips and Terms of Use before purchasing your Hakuba Valley Season Pass.

HAKUBA VALLEY Safety Tips

HAKUBA VALLEY Safety Tips Safety Precautions

~ To enjoy ski resorts and backcountry in HAKUBA VALLEY safely ~

This is important information for you to enjoy world-class ski resorts and backcountry in HAKUBA VALLEY. Although we are dedicated to providing high levels of service, being safety conscious is your own responsibility. Please acknowledge the following safety tips and enjoy your winter vacation safely.

1. Ski resorts

  1. 1.1.Pay attention to “boundary” and “closed area” signs.
  2. 1.2.Control your speed while skiing or snowboarding.
  3. 1.3.Pay attention to your surroundings and check the situation.
  4. 1.4.Leashes are mandatory for snowboards.
  5. 1.5.Wearing a helmet is highly recommended.
  6. 1.6.Ski with friends in deep powder.
  7. 1.7.Ski resorts are off limit outside operating hours.
  8. 1.8.Violating rules at the ski resort will result in suspension of your lift ticket and you will be asked to leave the resort.
  9. 1.9.Contact ski resort staff in an emergency.
  10. 1.10.Check the Rules and Regulations of ski resorts for further information.

2. Backcountry

  1. 2.1.Use the designated gates when leaving a controlled ski area.
  2. 2.2.Outside of the controlled area can be dangerous and even deadly.
  3. 2.3.There are some closed areas adjacent to ski resorts.
  4. 2.4.Preparation and equipment are essential.
  5. 2.5.Check the Mountain information and Avalanche Information.
  6. 2.6.Go backcountry with experienced skiers or snowboarders in a group.
  7. 2.7.Inexperienced skiers or snowboarders are recommended to be accompanied by a guide.
  8. 2.8.Search and rescue teams may take time and be financially compensating.
  9. 2.9.Call the police (110) and the fire department (119) as soon as possible.

HAKUBA VALLEY Safety Tips Safety Precautions

Hakuba Valley Season Pass Terms of Use

  1. From the date of purchase, around 5 days are required to issue a Season Pass. Please allow for enough time when purchasing your Pass. (Passes cannot be issued on the day of purchase.)
  2. Once purchased, a Pass cannot be cancelled or refunded for any reason, including a shortened period of use due to a lack of snow. However, should all Hakuba Valley snow resorts be unable or decide not to open for the entire 2021-2022 winter season due to COVID-19 or other circumstances, Season Pass refunds will be available. Please note that fees associated with such refunds shall be deducted from the price of the Season Pass.
    *During the 2021-2022 season, if only a portion of the snow resorts are unable or decide not to open for the entire winter season, Season Pass refunds will not be available, as per the Terms of Purchase.
  3. The Pass is valid for use at the following 10 Hakuba Valley snow resorts:
    Jiigatake Snow Resort, Kashimayari Snow Resort, Hakuba Sanosaka Snow Resort, ABLE Hakuba Goryu, Hakuba47 Winter Sports Park, Hakuba Happo-one Snow Resort, Hakuba Iwatake Snow Field, Tsugaike Mountain Resort, Hakuba Norikura Onsen Snow Resort, and Hakuba Cortina Snow Resort.
  4. The Pass is valid for use during the 2021-22 winter season, from opening day (expected in December 2021) to closing day (expected between March 2022 and early May 2022). Opening days, closing days, and hours of operation may vary due to reasons including snowfall conditions, snow depth, and trail conditions.
  5. The Pass is valid only for use by the person whose name and photo appear on the Pass and is nontransferable. Violation of these Terms will result in immediate invalidation and confiscation of the Pass, regardless of the reason for violation.
  6. The Pass allows direct access through lift gates at Kashimayari, Hakuba Sanosaka, ABLE Hakuba Goryu, Hakuba47, Hakuba Happo-one, Hakuba Iwatake, Tsugaike, Hakuba Norikura, and Hakuba Cortina. At Jiigatake, you will be required to exchange your Pass for a Jiigatake day pass at the Ticket Center.
  7. The Pass is not valid for activities such as night skiing and riding.
  8. Please handle the Pass with care as an IC chip is embedded inside. If a gate sensor is unable to detect the Pass due to damage, or should a Pass be lost, 5,000 yen will be charged and several days will be required for Pass reissuance.
  9. Purchaser information (name and Pass number) will be shared with Vail Resorts to confirm the identity of customers who purchase discounted tickets at ski resorts owned and operated by Vail Resorts.
  10. Email addresses used at the time of Pass purchase will be added to the Hakuba Valley mailing list.
    *If you do not wish to receive emails from Hakuba Valley, please unsubscribe using the link provided in the email.

FAQ (Frequently Asked Questions)

  • When is my Season Pass valid for use?
    The Pass is valid for use during the 2021-22 winter season. Snow resorts at a high altitude are expected to open in early December and close in early May. Please check each resort’s homepage for details on their winter season operations.
    See snow resort information here
  • How do I purchase a Season Pass?
    Purchase your Pass through the online form. Please prepare a photo of yourself to upload for use on your Pass.
    For more information, please see the Online Purchase Process.

Act on Specified Commercial Transactions

Based on Article 11 (Advertisement of Mail Order Sales) of the Act on Specified Commercial Transactions (formerly known as the Act on Mail Order Sales)

Sales operator Daihoku Lift Management Association
(Hakuba Valley Promotion Board)
Representative TAKANASHI Hikaru
Address 6329-1 Hokujo, Hakuba, Kitaazumi, Nagano 399-9301
Contact Daihoku Lift Management Association (Hakuba Valley Office)
Telephone: 0261-71-1898 (Any costs incurred shall be borne by the caller)
Email: seasonpass@hakubavalley.com
Pass price As listed on the Pass information page (prices include tax)
Method of Payment Credit card
Period of use 2021-2022 winter season
For details, please refer to the Pass information page.
Cancellations and returns Passes cannot be returned once they have been purchased. Please review the details of your order before proceeding to checkout.