For Kids

For Kids

Day care centre and kids park

Day care centre ‘Yumin’

Yumin is a safe and secure daycare centre with fully qualified nursery staff always in attendance.
Located on the 2nd floor of the Hikage Information Center.

Open daysFrom Mid December to the early April.
LocationHikage Information Center (2F)
Hours8:30〜12:00 / 13:00〜16:00
InquiriesTEL: 080-2088-0932 for inquiries and reservations (Japanese only).
You can also come to the Hikage information centre to make a reservation in person, or ask your hotel for assistance.
FeePrices are subject to change: ¥5,000/day
(¥4,000 from the second day on for those who continue to use the service for multiple days);
¥3,000/half day;
¥1,200/hour; morning and afternoon refreshments provided.
AgesChildren 1 to 6 years old
CapacityUp to 15 people
Point systemA point system is in place for each use, and rewards such as free use or lift tickets are given for each use.
Transportation serviceFor those staying closer to the Nagasaka gondola, the resort runs a free snow-mobile shuttle service from the Nagasaka gondola to the Hikage information centre- “Naski.”
Otherwise use the “Yu-road” travelator to access the information centre from the village.

The Naski snow mobile shuttle service for Daycare, Kids Park and Kids School

The Naski free shuttle operates from mid-December until the end of March, all-day during resort opening hours.
It runs between the Nagasaka Gondola station and the Hikage Information Center.

InquiriesTEL: 0269-85-2133
* On weekends and public holidays the service can be very busy, so please allow extra time to make lessons and daycare sign in.
* This service gives priority to parents and children using the daycare center,  kids park, and kids ski school.

Kids rest space: “Naski Room”

Kids rest space “Naski Room” is a space for kids to rest at the Hikage information center.
There is a nappy change table and a space for nursing mothers. 
This room is unsupervised.

Open daysFrom Mid December to the end of March.
LocationHikage Information Center (Ski school) 2F

Kids park

A safe but exciting kids play area, with everything the little ones need.
Here you will find jumping castles, Magic carpets for first time skiers and boarders and access to the kids-only sled and tubing courses.

The kids park is easily accessible from the village via the “Yu Road” or the “Naski” snow-mobile shuttle from the Nagasaka area.

Open daysFrom Mid December to the end of March.
LocationHikage Information Center 2F
Hours9:00 – 16:00 * Weather dependent

Sledding and tubing

There are kids sled slopes in the kids park at the Hikage ski area and also next to the Nagansaka gondola Yamabiko station.
Plastic sleds can be rented free of charge at the ski center adjacent to each sled slope.

Operating periodFrom Mid December to the end of March.
LocationHikage ski centre and the Nagasaka Gondola Yamabiko Station information centre.