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Daily Reports

Exclusive daily snow & weather reports from around Japan

Myoko Now
Monday 26th Jan, 10:18 AM
Furano Now
Monday 26th Jan, 9:16 AM
Shiga Kogen Now
Monday 26th Jan, 9:14 AM
Zao Now
Monday 26th Jan, 9:14 AM
Hakuba Now
Monday 26th Jan, 8:54 AM
Nozawa Onsen Now
Monday 26th Jan, 8:41 AM
Niseko Now
Monday 26th Jan, 8:33 AM
Madarao Now
Monday 26th Jan, 8:19 AM
Rusutsu Now
Monday 26th Jan, 8:13 AM
Yuzawa Now
Monday 26th Jan, 8:06 AM
Minakami Now
Monday 26th Jan, 8:00 AM
Kiroro Now
Monday 26th Jan, 7:56 AM
Naeba Now
Wednesday 20th Nov, 1:31 PM


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General Information

Random Japanese Ski Resort

Kandatsu Kogen
Yuzawa Town, Niigata
Max. elevation: 1000m
Min. elevation: 460m
Vertical: 540m
Steepest slope: 45°
Longest course: 3500m
Number of lifts: 7
Reviews: 27
Photos: 259
Koumi Riekkusu Ski Valley
Koumi Town, Nagano
Max. elevation: 1780m
Min. elevation: 1400m
Vertical: 380m
Steepest slope: 32°
Longest course: 2500m
Number of lifts: 6
Reviews: 1
Photos: 15
Appi Kogen
Hachimantai Town, Iwate
Max. elevation: 1305m
Min. elevation: 500m
Vertical: 805m
Steepest slope: 34°
Longest course: 5500m
Number of lifts: 18
Reviews: 35
Photos: 77