A snow resort to enjoy skiing and playing in the snow in winter
There are ski resorts in Takasu area for you to enjoy the finest powder snow in winter. Among them, Hirugano Kogen Ski Resort in Hirugano Plateau is located along the national highway and is easily accessible. The slope is gentle from 10 degrees, so it is perfect for making a skiing debut. At Hirugamo Kids Land, children can enjoy playing in the snow. There are plenty of open spaces and activities for playing in the snow, such as sledding slopes and making Kamakura (Snow hut). Gujo Takasu Snow Festival is held every February using the advantage of abundant snow. It has a lot of fun projects, like a snow sculpture contest, snow slide, and snow game. It is popular as you can enjoy the fantastic snow scenery which can only be seen in this season, including night illumination and fireworks.