Naeba open until 6th May Kagura (via Tashiro Ropeway) open until 6th May Kagura (via Mitsumata Ropeway) open until 24th May Read more ...
Nozawa Onsen Now!
Wednesday 29th April 2009, 11:31am
Today is a national holiday in Japan and so more people up on the mountain than you would find on a normal midweek day.... but still not many.
It's a fine morning - the sun is out, warm in the village and +3 degrees up at Yamabiko with good but hazy views of the surrounding regions from the top.
Yamabiko and Uenodaira are open. Snow conditions as you might expect at the end of April and one week before closing. There's not long left now though (the resort planning to remain open until 6th May) so it's getting close to being the last chance to get out there.
Fine sunny weather is forecast every day up until at least Sunday. Read more ...