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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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  • 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
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Resorts Section

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Daily Reports

Exclusive daily snow & weather reports from around Japan

Zao Now
Friday 18th Apr, 9:21 AM
Myoko Now
Friday 18th Apr, 9:20 AM
Nozawa Onsen Now
Friday 18th Apr, 9:14 AM
Shiga Kogen Now
Friday 18th Apr, 9:11 AM
Hakuba Now
Friday 18th Apr, 8:25 AM
Niseko Now
Friday 18th Apr, 8:20 AM
Yuzawa Now
Friday 18th Apr, 8:10 AM
Furano Now
Thursday 17th Apr, 1:09 PM
Minakami Now
Monday 14th Apr, 8:11 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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General Information

Random Japanese Ski Resort

Hakuba Cortina
Otari Village, Nagano
Max. elevation: 1402m
Min. elevation: 872m
Vertical: 530m
Steepest slope: 42°
Longest course: 3500m
Number of lifts: 7
Reviews: 19
Photos: 30
Pippu Town, Hokkaido
Max. elevation: 580m
Min. elevation: 250m
Vertical: 330m
Steepest slope: 36°
Longest course: 2200m
Number of lifts: 7
Reviews: 2
Photos: 0
Kawaba Village, Gunma
Max. elevation: 1870m
Min. elevation: 1290m
Vertical: 580m
Steepest slope: 34°
Longest course: 3300m
Number of lifts: 5
Reviews: 14
Photos: 35