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Daily Reports

Exclusive daily snow & weather reports from around Japan

Furano Now
Monday 22nd Dec, 9:48 AM
Minakami Now
Monday 22nd Dec, 9:33 AM
Shiga Kogen Now
Monday 22nd Dec, 9:30 AM
Zao Now
Monday 22nd Dec, 9:30 AM
Rusutsu Now
Monday 22nd Dec, 9:13 AM
Hakuba Now
Monday 22nd Dec, 8:58 AM
Madarao Now
Monday 22nd Dec, 8:45 AM
Niseko Now
Monday 22nd Dec, 8:25 AM
Nozawa Onsen Now
Monday 22nd Dec, 8:04 AM
Yuzawa Now
Monday 22nd Dec, 8:00 AM
Kiroro Now
Monday 22nd Dec, 7:58 AM
Myoko Now
Sunday 21st Dec, 9:44 AM
Mt Naeba Now
Wednesday 20th Nov, 1:31 PM


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General Information

Random Japanese Ski Resort

Ikenotaira Onsen
Myoko City, Niigata
Max. elevation: 1500m
Min. elevation: 760m
Vertical: 740m
Steepest slope: 30°
Longest course: 4000m
Number of lifts: 6
Reviews: 3
Photos: 8
Takashima City, Shiga
Max. elevation: 690m
Min. elevation: 145m
Vertical: 150m
Steepest slope: 38°
Longest course: 700m
Number of lifts: 7
Reviews: 3
Photos: 1
Hiruzen Bear Valley
Maniwa City, Okayama
Max. elevation: 730m
Min. elevation: 590m
Vertical: 140m
Steepest slope: 26°
Longest course: 850m
Number of lifts: 1
Reviews: 1
Photos: 0