Enjoy Shiga Kogen Even More!
Miss Shiga Kogen

Experience the wonders of Shiga Kogen during the Green Season! - Activity - Shiga Kogen has more to it than just trekking. It is home to various activities found in the woods, mountains, lakes, and rivers around this marvellous area. Refresh your body, mind, and soul in the wondrous nature found in Shiga Kogen!

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    Skylator/ Skylift
    (Walk among the clouds!)

    TEL +81-269-34-2600(S&T Tourism Development)

    HP yokoteyama2307.com

    Adult Return Trip: 1,500yen Child Return Trip: 1,200yen (Group Discounts Available)
    Go on a walk to the top of Yokoteyama with ease, and take a breath-taking view at 2307m over all of Shiga Kogen while you enjoy the terrace found there!
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    Kidoike Hot Springs Campground and BBQ

    Camp! BBQ! Row!

    TEL +81-269-34-2821

    HP kidoike.com

    1 Night> Adult: 800 yen Child: 500 yen
    Day Trip> Adult: 500 yen Child: 300 yen
    1 Boat> 30 mins: 600 Yen 1 hour: 1,000 Yen
    BBQ (Cooking utensils and food included)
    Adult: 2,700 yen Child: 1,350 yen Booking 3 days in advance necessary
    Enjoy yourself on the lakeside while BBQing! A campsite full of wild nature and away from the lights of the big city, letting you enjoy the stars at night accompanied by fireflies! During the day take a boat and relax like days of old!
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    Kumanoyu Ski Resort

    Summer Bear Summer lift

    TEL +81-269-34-2166 (Kumanoyu Lift)

    HP www.kumanoyu.co.jp/lift

    Normal Price
    Adult: 1,000 yen (Return Trip) 600 yen (One Way)
    Child: 500 yen (Return Trip) 300 yen (One Way)
    Free Pass (Limited to that day)
    Adult: 1,500 yen Child: 750 yen
    Take a ride on the Summer Lift and feel the refreshing breeze as the lift takes you around some amazing natural scenery! Get to the top and take a rest in peace in a hammock!
    Pets can fit into a cage to help secure them on the lift!
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    Iyashinoyado Sachinoyu

    Try out a ski simulator that will allow you to try out skiing no matter the season!

    TEL +81-269-34-2902

    HP sachinoyu.com/skytech

    No limit on people, one slot costs 3,300 yen for 30 minutes. Camp packs are available at a cheaper price than the normal packs.
    No matter the season, take to the slopes in this virtual training, and practice getting your turns down. Accepting reservations due to popular request!
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    Discover a new way of enjoying rivers with Canyoning

    TEL 090-9359-6656

    HP shigakogen-md.com

    Half Day Shiga Kogen Adult: 7,000 yen〜
    Recommended for those that wish to enjoy an adventure experience! Try taking on waterfalls on this adventure!
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    Stand Up Paddleboard! A new way to enjoy the lakes!

    TEL 090-9359-6656

    HP shigakogen-md.com

    Half Day Biwaike SUP
    Adult: From 6,500 yen
    Elementary School age: From 4,500 yen

    Half Day Chikumagawa SUP
    Adult: From 8,500 yen (Junior High School age or older)
    NIGHT SUP Adult: From 6,500 yen
    Elementary School age: From 4,500 yen
    Many different courses are available as we go around exploring the lake and river while taking in the scenery! Enjoy a new way of adventuring!

    Higashidateyama Gondola Lift


    From 8,000 yen
    Bicycle rental, helmet rental, lift pass, guide fees included. Tours happen twice a day, morning and afternoon.
    Participation Limited
    Junior High School Students and up (13+), Height restrictions to over 150cm
    ※Reservations are necessary.
    Take a gondola all the way up to Higashidateyama Summit at 2030m and marvel at the scenery of Shiga Kogen. Enjoy the pleasant breeze at the top of the mountain after a 4.5km tour over the ski course!
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    Higashidateyama Gondola Lift

    Higashidateyama Sky Course

    TEL +81-269-34-2231 (Shiga Kogen Resort Development Office)

    HP shigakogen.co.jp

    Open Period During August

    Adult: 2,000 yen Child: 1,100 yen
    Price includes shuttle bus, one way trip via Higashidateyama Gondola Lift, and one way try via Takamagahara Summer Lift
    Take a tour around Higashidateyama. Take the gondola lift or summer lift to the top of mountain and then enjoy stunning views and a leisurely stroll through the beautiful gardens at the summit.