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Daily Reports

Exclusive daily snow & weather reports from around Japan

Yuzawa Now
Monday 20th Jul, 6:50 PM
Naeba Now
Tuesday 26th May, 9:53 AM
Shiga Kogen Now
Sunday 17th May, 3:35 PM
Furano Now
Saturday 16th May, 4:33 PM
Hakuba Now
Sunday 10th May, 8:15 AM
Niseko Now
Wednesday 6th May, 10:25 AM
Zao Now
Wednesday 6th May, 9:48 AM
Nozawa Onsen Now
Wednesday 6th May, 9:13 AM
Kiroro Now
Wednesday 6th May, 7:32 AM
Myoko Now
Tuesday 5th May, 10:54 AM
Minakami Now
Monday 4th May, 2:23 PM
Rusutsu Now
Sunday 5th Apr, 9:03 AM
Madarao Now
Tuesday 31st Mar, 1:57 PM

Accommodation

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General Information


Random Japanese Ski Resort

Hakuba Happo-one
白馬八方尾根
Hakuba Village, Nagano
Max. elevation: 1831m
Min. elevation: 760m
Vertical: 1071m
Steepest slope: 35°
Longest course: 8000m
Number of lifts: 23
Reviews: 77
Photos: 820
 
Hida Kawai
飛騨かわい
Hida City, Gifu
Max. elevation: 1260m
Min. elevation: 830m
Vertical: 430m
Steepest slope: 35°
Longest course: 1800m
Number of lifts: 4
Reviews: 1
Photos: 3
 
Kayama Captain Coast
加山キャプテンコースト
Yuzawa Town, Niigata
Max. elevation: 765m
Min. elevation: 503m
Vertical: 262m
Steepest slope: 40°
Longest course: 1500m
Number of lifts: 4
Reviews: 3
Photos: 16