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Daily Reports

Exclusive daily snow & weather reports from around Japan

Shiga Kogen Now
Sunday 21st Dec, 10:20 AM
Rusutsu Now
Sunday 21st Dec, 10:17 AM
Zao Now
Sunday 21st Dec, 10:17 AM
Madarao Now
Sunday 21st Dec, 9:52 AM
Myoko Now
Sunday 21st Dec, 9:44 AM
Nozawa Onsen Now
Sunday 21st Dec, 9:40 AM
Hakuba Now
Sunday 21st Dec, 9:02 AM
Niseko Now
Sunday 21st Dec, 9:01 AM
Yuzawa Now
Sunday 21st Dec, 8:44 AM
Furano Now
Sunday 21st Dec, 8:40 AM
Minakami Now
Sunday 21st Dec, 8:37 AM
Kiroro Now
Sunday 21st Dec, 7:55 AM
Mt Naeba Now
Wednesday 20th Nov, 1:31 PM


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General Information

Random Japanese Ski Resort

Iwakisan Hyakuzawa
Hirosaki Town, Aomori
Max. elevation: 784m
Min. elevation: 356m
Vertical: 428m
Steepest slope: 30°
Longest course: 2000m
Number of lifts: 4
Reviews: 1
Photos: 0
Hidafunayama Snow Resort Alcopia
Takayama City, Gifu
Max. elevation: 1200m
Min. elevation: 800m
Vertical: 400m
Steepest slope: 32°
Longest course: 2300m
Number of lifts: 4
Reviews: 2
Photos: 0
Shiga Kogen Yokoteyama
志賀高原 横手山
Yamanouchi Town, Nagano
Max. elevation: 2305m
Min. elevation: 1750m
Vertical: 555m
Steepest slope: 28°
Longest course: 2000m
Number of lifts: 7
Reviews: 3
Photos: 177