Ski Lifts in Niseko are Officially Open for Winter 2019-2020

Dec 04, 2019

The long wait is finally over! GRAND HIRAFU has announced to open for Winter 2019-2020 starting tomorrow! The Niseko Annupuri started operating for Winter '19-20 more than a week ago while the Niseko Village area has officially opened last Sunday, 1 December 2019. Niseko Hanazono, on the other hand, will open its doors on Saturday, 7 December 2019.

Here are more detailed information on the lifts' operation schedule

LiftPoints NeededOperating PeriodOperating HoursAdditional Information
Ace Family Quad2Daytime 2019/12/1 - 2020/04/19 Nighttime 2019/12/11 - 2020/3/22Daytime 8:30 - 15:30 Nighttime 16:30 - 20:30
Ace Pair Lift12019/12/21 - 2020/01/269:00 - 15:00
Ace Quad Lift #2 (Center 4)2Daytime 2019/11/23 - 2020/05/06 Nighttime 2019/12/11 - 2020/03/22Daytime 8:30 - 15:10 Nighttime 16:30 - 20:20The early morning skiing service will not be available during the 2019-2020 season.
Ace Pair Lift #312019/11/23 - 2020/03/22 08:40 - 15:30Up to 16:30 depending on the time of sunset
Ace Pair Lift #412019/12/28 - 2020/03/22 09:00 - 14:00Up to 16:30 on Saturdays, Sundays, and holidays depending on the time of sunset
Hirafu Gondola4Daytime 2019/12/07 - 2020/04/05 Nighttime 2019/12/14 - 2020/03/22Daytime 08:30 - 16:30 Nighttime 16:30 - 20:10Weekend and National Holiday only after April 06, 2020
King Pair Lift #112019/12/21 - 2020/03/29 10:00 - 16:00
King Quad Lift22019/12/28 - 2020/01/13 08:40 - 15:00
King Hooded Quad Lift #322019/12/07 - 2020/05/06 08:40 - 16:30Depending on the time of sunset
King Lift #412019/12/14 - 2020/05/06 08:50 - 15:30Up to 16:30 depending on the time of sunset
Swinging Monkey12019/12/07 - 2020/03/3108:40 - 16:00Depending on the time of sunset
Holiday Pair Lift #11Daytime 2019/12/07 - 2020/04/05 Nighttime 2019/12/14 - 2020/03/22Daytime 08:30 - 16:30 Nighttime 16:30 - 20:30
Hanazono Hooded Quad Lift #122019/12/07 - 2020/04/05 08:30 - 16:20Depending on the time of sunset
Hanazono Quad Lift #222019/12/07 - 2020/04/05 08:40 - 16:20Depending on the time of sunset
Hanazono Hooded Quad Lift #322019/12/07 - 2020/04/05 08:50 - 16:10Depending on the time of sunset

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