GIANT SWING 白馬ジャイアントスウィング

“Become ‘Heidi of the Northern Alps’!
One of Japan‘s Largest and Super-sized Swing.


At an elevation of 1100 meters, experience the thrill and breathtaking views with the super-sized swing
‘HAKUBA GIANT SWING’! This is the first ‘retractable swing’ in Japan,
and the height of the swing is over 10 meters above the ground.
*According to our research.


Feel the excitement of floating and the exhilarating sense of freedom!

The retractable swing, a first in Japan, is known for its ability to launch vigorously from the start, regardless of age or physical fitness. Despite being 10 meters above the ground, it offers a maximum forward swing of approximately 6 meters. Anyone can enjoy the extraordinary sensation of floating as they dive into the rural landscape of Hakuba Village below.


Experience the feeling
of ‘Heidi of the Northern Alps’!

While feeling the thrill of launching, the swing allows you to gaze over the Karasawa Glacier and the mountains of the Northern Alps right in front of you. This swing could be described as the real-life ‘Heidi of the Northern Alps.’ It offers an experience that both adults and children can enjoy, something you can only find here.


  • Operating Period

    October 6, 2023 (Friday) – November 12, 2023 (Sunday)

    *Closed in Winter

  • Opening Hours

    9:30 AM – 4:00 PM

  • Location


    *Accessible via South Lift Line 5 from the mountaintop area, Mountaincart, or MTB.
    *Guests who have ridden the Gondola Lift can also use South Lift Line 5.

  • Reception Location

    Mountaintop Guide Center

    *Time-limited tickets are sold here.
    *On-site registration is possible depending on availability, but those who purchase tickets at the Guide Center will be given priority.

  • Fee

    One ride: ¥1,000 (tax included)

  • Eligibility

    Height: 110cm or taller, Weight: Less than 100kg


  • Please purchase tickets from the ticket vending machine at the Mountaintop Guide Center.
  • For safety, customers will be required to wear a harness.
  • When riding the swing, please be sure to firmly grasp the handles and do not swing by yourself.
  • Standing and swinging are prohibited, and only one person is allowed on the swing at a time.
  • When children use this facility, parents must accompany them.
  • Sandals and similar footwear are not allowed; we provide shoe rentals.
  • In case of inclement weather, the activity will be closed. Additionally, if South Lift Line 5 is not in operation due to weather conditions or inspections, the activity will also be closed.
  • If you are uncomfortable with heights or thrill-based activities and rides, please refrain from participating.
  • When using this facility with automatic deceleration, please be sure to follow the instructions of the staff.