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Daily Reports

Exclusive daily snow & weather reports from around Japan

Yuzawa Now
Tuesday 7th Oct, 12:01 PM
Hakuba Now
Monday 29th Sep, 2:03 PM
Niseko Now
Friday 19th Sep, 7:34 AM
Shiga Kogen Now
Friday 23rd May, 2:37 PM
Furano Now
Thursday 8th May, 11:03 AM
Myoko Now
Wednesday 7th May, 12:10 PM
Minakami Now
Tuesday 6th May, 10:21 AM
Zao Now
Tuesday 6th May, 10:02 AM
Nozawa Onsen Now
Tuesday 6th May, 9:36 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

Accommodation

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General Information


Random Japanese Ski Resort

Okunakayama Kogen
奥中山高原
Ichinohe Town, Iwate
Max. elevation: 1018m
Min. elevation: 650m
Vertical: 368m
Steepest slope: 30°
Longest course: 2000m
Number of lifts: 5
Reviews: 10
Photos: 3
 
Shiga Kogen Okushiga Kogen
志賀高原 奥志賀高原
Yamanouchi Town, Nagano
Max. elevation: 2000m
Min. elevation: 1500m
Vertical: 500m
Steepest slope: 30°
Longest course: 2200m
Number of lifts: 6
Reviews: 9
Photos: 53
 
Yuzawa Nakazato
湯沢中里
Yuzawa Town, Niigata
Max. elevation: 702m
Min. elevation: 458m
Vertical: 244m
Steepest slope: 32°
Longest course: 2000m
Number of lifts: 8
Reviews: 6
Photos: 11