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Daily Reports

Exclusive daily snow & weather reports from around Japan

Myoko Now
Sunday 1st Mar, 1:23 PM
Madarao Now
Sunday 1st Mar, 10:03 AM
Naeba Now
Sunday 1st Mar, 9:41 AM
Rusutsu Now
Sunday 1st Mar, 9:09 AM
Hakuba Now
Sunday 1st Mar, 8:58 AM
Nozawa Onsen Now
Sunday 1st Mar, 8:36 AM
Niseko Now
Sunday 1st Mar, 8:35 AM
Zao Now
Sunday 1st Mar, 8:29 AM
Furano Now
Sunday 1st Mar, 8:22 AM
Yuzawa Now
Sunday 1st Mar, 8:06 AM
Shiga Kogen Now
Sunday 1st Mar, 7:45 AM
Kiroro Now
Sunday 1st Mar, 7:23 AM
Minakami Now
Saturday 28th Feb, 3:57 PM


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General Information

Random Japanese Ski Resort

Chateraise Resort Yatsugatake
Kawakami Village, Nagano
Max. elevation: 1620m
Min. elevation: 1400m
Vertical: 220m
Steepest slope: 32°
Longest course: 1300m
Number of lifts: 3
Reviews: 1
Photos: 0
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
Muikamachi Ski Resort
Minamiuonuma City, Niigata
Max. elevation: 748m
Min. elevation: 348m
Vertical: 400m
Steepest slope: 33°
Longest course: 2600m
Number of lifts: 4
Reviews: 6
Photos: 51