Niseko, Japan

Winter Activities

Due to winter season, road closures announcements 2017.

Due to winter season, road closures announcements 2017.

①Closure section :  Iwanai - Toya Route (a. k. a  Panorama Line), Iwanai - Rankoshi Line, Kutchan - Niseko Line​

Closure period: 23 rd October 2017  - May 2018 as planned

②Closure section : Shimamaki Pirika Line,  Shiraikawa Toyoura Line 

Closure period: 6 November 2017 - May 2018 as planned 

③Closure section : Iwanai Toya Line / Kyowa oikomi 744 - Rankoshi Yunosato (Yunosato Gates) 18km 

Closure date: 23 October 2017 

④Closure section : Route 268 Iwanai Rankoshi Line / Kyowa Oikomi - Rankoshi Niimi (Rankoshi Niimi Gates) 7km

Closure date: 23 October 2017 

⑤Closure section :  Kutchan Niseko Line / Kutchan, Hanazono National Forest Park, 12 Rin pan Gate - Niseko cho/ Rankoshi cho (Goshiki Onsen Gates) 6km 

Closure date: 11 a.m. 23 October 2017 

⑥Closure section : Shimamaki Pirika Line: Shimamaki Tomari 451 Gates - National Forest Park 3230 Rin pan 5km 

Closure date: 2 p.m. 6 November 2017 

⑦Closure section : Shiroikawa Toyota Line: Kuromatsunai Higashikawa 374 - Higashikawa Mubannchi 4km 

Closure date: 10 a.m. 6 November 2017  

For inquiries, please call to the Otaru Construction Management Division, Rankoshi Branch Office  TEL 0136-57-5121

NISEKO UNITED TRAIL MAP 2017-18

NISEKO UNITED TRAIL MAP 2017-18

​Getting ready for the season?! Here are the 2017-18 opening dates for the Niseko United 4 Resorts:

  • Niseko Grand Hirafu: Thursday, 23rd Nov
  • Niseko Annupuri: Saturday, 25th Nov
  • Niseko Village: Friday, 1st Dec
  • Niseko Hanazono: Saturday, 2nd Dec

*dates subject to change due to weather condition

You can download the map along with the shuttle schedule:

United shuttle bus schedule 2017-18 

Trail Map 2017-18

Major roads around Niseko closed during winer, road closures released, as of 18 April, 2017

​Major roads which were closed during winter around the Niseko area will open as the following schedule.  The schedule is subject to change due to weather conditions. 

- Road 66(aka Panorama Line): Oikomi, Kyowa-cho - Yunosato, Rankoshi-cho scheduled to open on Apr. 28 at 10am.

Inquiry:Otaru Construction Management Department Kyowa Branch, TEL:0135-62-1818 

- Road 32(aka Niseko-Toyoura Line)scheduled to open on May 25 at 10am. 

Inquiry : Rankoshi Construction Management Department Toya Branch, TEL: 0142-76-2111

- Road 58(aka Echo Line): Hanazono, Kutchan-cho -  Road 66, Niseko Goshiki Onsen scheduled to open on May 26 at 10am. 

Inquiry : Rankoshi Construction Management Department Makkari Branch, TEL: 0136-45-2136

- Road 268(aka Niseko-Toyoura Line)scheduled to open on May 26 at 10am. 

Inquiry : Rankoshi Construction Management Department Kyowa Branch, TEL: 0135-62-1818

For more detailed information please visit the Hokkaido District Road Information Site: Road information in Hokkaido

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