15/01/2021

Support your skiing and snowboarding debut! 「Debut Park」 opens on Saturday, January 16, 2021.

Rusutsu Resort is pleased to announce the opening of the 「Debut Park」 at West Mt. , A safe and secure practice field for first-time skiers and snowboarders.

As one of the largest snow resorts in Hokkaido, Rusutsu Resort is visited by many Guests from Japan and overseas every year to enjoy skiing, snowboarding, and snow activities. There are many Guests who would like to try skiing and snowboarding, but find it too challenging. The Debut Park will provide a safe and comfortable place for Guests to experience first winter sports.

The Debut Park has a snow escalator for easy slope climbing, a dedicated slope for skiing and snowboarding, and a flat area for walking practice and skating. The park is also equipped with a huge LED screen showing how-to videos to support beginner skiers. There will also be a “lift practice machine” where you can practice getting on and off the lifts. As we recommend that children under elementary school age take lessons with an instructor, the debut park will be a service for ages 13 and up, and sledding will be prohibited for safety reasons.

While the number of skiers and snowboarders in Japan is decreasing every year, the number of foreign Guests to Japan is increasing every year. This season, The new coronavirus has been outbreak. This season, due to the effects of the COVID-19, the number of inbound customers is not expected to come, but Rusutsu Resort aims to provide services that will be a part of the promotion of skiing and snowboarding.
・Entrance fee: 2,000 JPY per person per day
・Age limit: 13 years old or older
・Opening period : 16/1/2021(Sat) – 28/3(Sun), weekends and holidays only (Tentative scheduled)
・Opening hours: 9:00 – 16:00 (last entry at 15:30)
・Location : West Mt. (In front of the hotel)

Notes
*The same fee applies to those who accompany with you.
*Freely come and go during the opening hours of the day.
*Rental is not included.
*Available with a one-day lift ticket or an hourly lift ticket.
*Unavailable for point tickets.

Caution
・The debut park is for skiing and snowboarding only. Sledding is not allowed.
・Helmets and protectors must be worn when skiing/boarding.
・Hiking is not permitted. Please use the snow escalator.
・Please follow the instructions of the park staff to ensure safety.
・Rusutsu Resort is not resposible for any accidents or injuries that may occur in the park.

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Features of Debut Park

A snow escalator is installed on the slope for skiing and snowboarding for easy access up the slope.

 

On the flat area, skiers can have walking pratice and snowboarders can have skating pratice.

 

A huge 3m x 2m (4:3) LED screen will display how-to videos for beginners, allowing you to practice while checking out the videos.

 

There will also be a snowboard chair that is convenient for putting on snowboard bindings, and a lift practice machine that allows you to experience getting on and off the lift.

Entry pack (Debut Park Ticket + Ski Rental)

Magic ski to revolutionize your skiing debut? Salomon CTS Ski (Conquer The Slopes) only available for beginners with Debut Park Ticket + Rental Package “Entry Pack” .
*CTS ski can also be rented by ski school students.

Entry Pack
・Debut Park Ticket + CTS Ski Set: Adult 7,000 JPY
・Debut Pack Ticket + CTS Ski Full Set : Adult 14,000 JPY

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