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Daily Reports

Exclusive daily snow & weather reports from around Japan

Yuzawa Now
Friday 9th Oct, 8:45 AM
Niseko Now
Sunday 4th Oct, 6:10 PM
Naeba Now
Tuesday 26th May, 9:53 AM
Shiga Kogen Now
Sunday 17th May, 3:35 PM
Furano Now
Saturday 16th May, 4:33 PM
Hakuba Now
Sunday 10th May, 8:15 AM
Zao Now
Wednesday 6th May, 9:48 AM
Nozawa Onsen Now
Wednesday 6th May, 9:13 AM
Kiroro Now
Wednesday 6th May, 7:32 AM
Myoko Now
Tuesday 5th May, 10:54 AM
Minakami Now
Monday 4th May, 2:23 PM
Rusutsu Now
Sunday 5th Apr, 9:03 AM
Madarao Now
Tuesday 31st Mar, 1:57 PM


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General Information

Random Japanese Ski Resort

Makado Onsen
Noheji Town, Aomori
Max. elevation: 310m
Min. elevation: 70m
Vertical: 240m
Steepest slope: 30°
Longest course: 2000m
Number of lifts: 4
Reviews: 10
Photos: 22
Hakkai Sanroku
Minamiuonuma City, Niigata
Max. elevation: 420m
Min. elevation: 212m
Vertical: 208m
Steepest slope: 30°
Longest course: 1050m
Number of lifts: 2
Reviews: 1
Photos: 2
Hakusan Ichirino Onsen
Hakusan City, Ishikawa
Max. elevation: 1050m
Min. elevation: 550m
Vertical: 500m
Steepest slope: 32°
Longest course: 3000m
Number of lifts: 7
Reviews: 6
Photos: 1