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NEWSPosted : February 25, 2017

The latter programmes for Echigo-Tsumari 2017 Winter SNOWART open from Saturday 25 February 2017. The SNOWART TRAIL is a special trekking guided tour to walk in the deep snow and discover artworks that are presented only for the trail participants. Join this special tour to experience distinctive landscape in winter in Echigo-Tsumari.


  • Duration|Saturday 25 February to Sunday 12 March 2017 (except for Wednesdays)
  • Tour begins at|10:00, 11:30, 13:20, 14:20, 15:25
  • Tour time|approx one hour
  • Click ≫here for booking the tour.

SNOWART TRAIL participating artists
"Hidden Village" Maaria Wirkkala

"Waiting for the spring" Lin Shuen Long (cover photo above)

"Mori no hibi" Kyota Takahashi

Snow Art Niigata Unit
 "Yuki no shikai 2017 (snow vision 2017)" Tadashi Maeyama
 "Yuki wo kiku (listen to the snow)" Keiko Honma (photo below)
 "Tensegrity-6 (Snow Flower) " Michio Horikawa