On fine days, it has a great view of the Sea of Japan and Hakusan mountain range from the mountain top. The courses are well designed to entertain skiers and snowboarders. It can be reached from Kansai or Chukyo in 2 hours by car, only 15 minutes from Tsuruga Interchange on the Hokuriku Expressway. It is an easily accessible ski area suitable for a day-trip. There is a relaxing natural hot spring "Yasuragi" nearby.