SnowJapan - welcome to your guide to winter sports in Japan

Welcome to SnowJapan, the independent resource for skiing and snowboarding in Japan. Online since 1999.

The SnowJapan Community

Joining SnowJapan is free and enables you contribute and make the most of the site. Sign up to:
  • create lists of your favourite Japan ski resorts and hotels;
  • upload Photos;
  • write Resort Reviews;
  • rank Japanese ski resorts;
  • join in discussions on the SnowJapanForums;
  • enter our Weekly Giveaways during winter
Additional functionality for members coming soon...

Resorts Section

Search Resorts

...or browse resorts by popular areas

...or by Prefecture

...or by town

More details on the main Resorts Section

Daily Reports

Exclusive daily snow & weather reports from around Japan

Madarao Now
Wednesday 26th Nov, 2:16 PM
Shiga Kogen Now
Wednesday 26th Nov, 11:53 AM
Kiroro Now
Wednesday 26th Nov, 9:22 AM
Nozawa Onsen Now
Wednesday 26th Nov, 8:34 AM
Niseko Now
Wednesday 26th Nov, 8:33 AM
Hakuba Now
Wednesday 26th Nov, 8:02 AM
Yuzawa Now
Wednesday 26th Nov, 7:33 AM
Furano Now
Monday 24th Nov, 9:39 AM
Myoko Now
Sunday 23rd Nov, 5:31 PM
Zao Now
Sunday 23rd Nov, 2:57 PM
Rusutsu Now
Thursday 20th Nov, 9:50 AM
Minakami Now
Tuesday 6th May, 10:21 AM
Mt Naeba Now
Wednesday 20th Nov, 1:31 PM


Featured hotels plus all-Japan online reservations Search Places to Stay

...or browse accommodation by popular areas

...or by Prefecture

...or by town



General Information

Random Japanese Ski Resort

Aizu Kogen Daikura
Minami Aizu Town, Fukushima
Max. elevation: 1200m
Min. elevation: 838m
Vertical: 362m
Steepest slope: 38°
Longest course: 2000m
Number of lifts: 5
Reviews: 4
Photos: 29
Miyagi Zao Sumikawa Snow Park
Zao Town, Miyagi
Max. elevation: 1400m
Min. elevation: 1100m
Vertical: 300m
Steepest slope: 35°
Longest course: 3000m
Number of lifts: 3
Reviews: 4
Photos: 3
Nukabira Gensenkyo
Kamishihoro Town, Hokkaido
Max. elevation: 1230m
Min. elevation: 570m
Vertical: 660m
Steepest slope: 33°
Longest course: 4300m
Number of lifts: 4
Reviews: 1
Photos: 0