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Daily Reports

Exclusive daily snow & weather reports from around Japan

Shiga Kogen Now
Thursday 30th Oct, 8:16 AM
Rusutsu Now
Wednesday 29th Oct, 4:29 PM
Nozawa Onsen Now
Wednesday 29th Oct, 11:07 AM
Niseko Now
Tuesday 28th Oct, 9:12 AM
Yuzawa Now
Tuesday 7th Oct, 12:01 PM
Hakuba Now
Monday 29th Sep, 2:03 PM
Furano Now
Thursday 8th May, 11:03 AM
Myoko Now
Wednesday 7th May, 12:10 PM
Minakami Now
Tuesday 6th May, 10:21 AM
Zao Now
Tuesday 6th May, 10:02 AM
Madarao Now
Monday 31st Mar, 8:59 AM
Mt Naeba Now
Wednesday 20th Nov, 1:31 PM

Accommodation

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General Information


Random Japanese Ski Resort

Jigatake
爺ガ岳
Omachi City, Nagano
Max. elevation: 1200m
Min. elevation: 940m
Vertical: 260m
Steepest slope: 28°
Longest course: 1500m
Number of lifts: 4
Reviews: 2
Photos: 10
 
Koide
小出
Uonuma City, Niigata
Max. elevation: 262m
Min. elevation: 130m
Vertical: 132m
Steepest slope: 25°
Longest course: 1000m
Number of lifts: 3
Reviews: 1
Photos: 0
 
Niseko Village Ski Resort
ニセコビレッジスキーリゾート
Niseko Town, Hokkaido
Max. elevation: 1170m
Min. elevation: 280m
Vertical: 890m
Steepest slope: 35°
Longest course: 5000m
Number of lifts: 8
Reviews: 14
Photos: 130