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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;
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  • rank Japanese ski resorts;
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Resorts Section

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Daily Reports

Exclusive daily snow & weather reports from around Japan

Nozawa Onsen Now
Wednesday 16th Apr, 8:30 AM
Zao Now
Wednesday 16th Apr, 8:30 AM
Furano Now
Wednesday 16th Apr, 8:20 AM
Niseko Now
Wednesday 16th Apr, 8:07 AM
Hakuba Now
Wednesday 16th Apr, 8:02 AM
Yuzawa Now
Wednesday 16th Apr, 7:20 AM
Minakami Now
Monday 14th Apr, 8:11 AM
Shiga Kogen Now
Monday 14th Apr, 8:05 AM
Myoko Now
Saturday 12th Apr, 9:35 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

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
Akakura Kanko Resort
Myoko City, Niigata
Max. elevation: 1500m
Min. elevation: 740m
Vertical: 760m
Steepest slope: 32°
Longest course: 4500m
Number of lifts: 8
Reviews: 9
Photos: 47
Hirayu Onsen
Takayama City, Gifu
Max. elevation: 1860m
Min. elevation: 1310m
Vertical: 550m
Steepest slope: 38°
Longest course: 2500m
Number of lifts: 2
Reviews: 2
Photos: 2