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Daily Reports

Exclusive daily snow & weather reports from around Japan

Myoko Now
Tuesday 3rd Mar, 10:12 AM
Naeba Now
Tuesday 3rd Mar, 9:22 AM
Rusutsu Now
Tuesday 3rd Mar, 9:13 AM
Shiga Kogen Now
Tuesday 3rd Mar, 8:47 AM
Hakuba Now
Tuesday 3rd Mar, 8:33 AM
Zao Now
Tuesday 3rd Mar, 8:15 AM
Furano Now
Tuesday 3rd Mar, 8:12 AM
Niseko Now
Tuesday 3rd Mar, 8:11 AM
Madarao Now
Tuesday 3rd Mar, 7:56 AM
Nozawa Onsen Now
Tuesday 3rd Mar, 7:53 AM
Yuzawa Now
Tuesday 3rd Mar, 7:45 AM
Kiroro Now
Tuesday 3rd Mar, 7:44 AM
Minakami Now
Monday 2nd Mar, 4:46 PM


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General Information

Random Japanese Ski Resort

White Valley
Minakami Town, Gunma
Max. elevation: 1030m
Min. elevation: 650m
Vertical: 380m
Steepest slope: 35°
Longest course: 2000m
Number of lifts: 2
Reviews: 2
Photos: 1
Biwako Valley
Otsu City, Shiga
Max. elevation: 1174m
Min. elevation: 950m
Vertical: 224m
Steepest slope: 30°
Longest course: 1400m
Number of lifts: 8
Reviews: 10
Photos: 7
Oshu Town, Iwate
Max. elevation: 700m
Min. elevation: 485m
Vertical: 215m
Steepest slope: 28°
Longest course: 1050m
Number of lifts: 2
Reviews: 1
Photos: 0