Winter Road Closures Around Niseko
All you need to know about winter road closures around Niseko area and surrounding roads.
As we approach the end of the fall season, snow can already be seen on the mountain.
Some of the surrounding roads around the Niseko area will be closing to traffic for the winter season.
1. Hokkaido Route 66 Iwanai-Toya Route ( A.K.A. Panaorama Line)
Closure: Kyowa, Oikomi Gate ~ Rankoshi, Aza-Yunosato (Yunosato Gatee) 18.3km
Closure Period: Oct. 24th 2016 10:00 AM ~ Apr. 28th 2017
2. Hokkaido Route 268 Iwanai-Rankoshi Route
Closure: Kyowa, Oikomi (Hokkaido Route Iwanai-Toya Route Intersection~Rankoshi, Niimi 1 (Niimi Hot Spring Gate) 7.0km
Closure Period: Oct. 24th 2016 10:00 AM ~ May 26th 2017
3. Hokkaido Route 58 Kutchan-Niseko Route
Closure: Kutchan, Hanazono National Forest Park, 12 Hayashihan Gate ~ Niseko-cho - Rankoshi (Goshiki Onsen Gate) 5.9km
Closure Period: Oct. 24th 2016 11:00AM ~ May 26th 2017
Contact in relation to the road closures:
In relation to 1 or 2:
Otaru Construction Management Division, Cooperative Branch Office TEL: 0136-62-1818
Otaru Construction Mangement Division, Rankoshi Branch Office TEL: 0136-57-2136
In relation to 3:
Otaru Construction Mangement Division, Makkari Branch Office TEL: 0136-45-2136
*The above listed periods may vary slightly due to weather conditions
If you have any questions or concerns in relation to the above:
Niseko Town Hall, Industry and Tourism Division TEL:0136-44-2121
Niseko Resort Tourism Association TEL:0136-43-2051 http://www.niseko-ta.jp/