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Welcome to SnowJapan, the resource for skiing and snowboarding in Japan. Updated daily throughout the year. Online since 1999. More about SnowJapan.

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Daily Reports

Exclusive daily snow & weather reports from around Japan

Hakuba Now
Monday 29th Sep, 2:03 PM
Niseko Now
Friday 19th Sep, 7:34 AM
Yuzawa Now
Tuesday 22nd Jul, 4:16 PM
Shiga Kogen Now
Friday 23rd May, 2:37 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
Nozawa Onsen Now
Tuesday 6th May, 9:36 AM
Rusutsu Now
Sunday 6th Apr, 9:30 AM
Madarao Now
Monday 31st Mar, 8:59 AM
Mt Naeba Now
Wednesday 20th Nov, 1:31 PM

Places to Stay Section

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Reviews

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General Information


Random Japanese Ski Resort

Hakuba Goryu
白馬五竜
Hakuba Village, Nagano
Max. elevation: 1676m
Min. elevation: 750m
Vertical: 926m
Steepest slope: 35°
Longest course: 5000m
Number of lifts: 13
Reviews: 24
Photos: 178
 
Niseko Mountain Resort Grand Hirafu
ニセコマウンテンリゾートグラン・ヒラフ
Kutchan Town, Hokkaido
Max. elevation: 1200m
Min. elevation: 260m
Vertical: 940m
Steepest slope: 40°
Longest course: 5600m
Number of lifts: 16
Reviews: 72
Photos: 1359
 
Namari Onsen
鉛温泉
Hanamaki Town, Iwate
Max. elevation: 467m
Min. elevation: 223m
Vertical: 244m
Steepest slope: 32°
Longest course: 2000m
Number of lifts: 3
Reviews: 1
Photos: 0