Ski and snowboard resorts in Japan

There are over 500 ski hills (ski-jo) in Japan, ranging from huge mega-resorts to tiny local ski hills, offering an overwhelming amount of choice. If you are new to Japan, please be sure to read our introduction to winter sports in Japan. Or you might just want to delve right into the site using our powerful Search tools, you can explore the mountains of Japan and to find the skijo to suit your needs. Or just enjoy using the site to discover more about 'Snow Japan'. Weather forecasts for over 200 resorts throughout Japan as well as maps, Route Finder and other related information can be found on each of the individual resort pages.

Introduction

An introduction to winter sports in Japan. Find out more about the scene, some history and other useful information

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Resorts by Popular Area

Discover Japanese ski resorts by popular areas


A-Z list of Resorts


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Resort Spotlights

Spotlight on some popular ski and snowboard resorts around Japan

Lessons in English

Interested in taking ski or snowboard lessons and looking for instruction in English? These people can help you

Services

Information on various services offered in popular snow resort regions of Japan

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SnowJapan Resort Reviews

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Akakura Kanko Resort (Myoko City, Niigata)
赤倉観光リゾート
Submitted by Bushiman on 31st October 2014
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Ishiuchi Maruyama (Minamiuonuma City, Niigata)
石打丸山
Submitted by lyk on 24th October 2014
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Gassan (Nishikawa Town, Yamagata)
月山
Submitted by Metabo Oyaji on 2nd June 2014
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Tengendai Kogen (Yonezawa City, Yamagata)
天元台高原
Submitted by Metabo Oyaji on 27th May 2014
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Appi Kogen (Hachimantai Town, Iwate)
安比高原
Submitted by Metabo Oyaji on 27th May 2014
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Towadako Onsen
十和田湖温泉
Max. elevation: 485m
Min. elevation: 265m
Vertical: 220m
Steepest slope: 25°
Longest course: 1600m
Number of lifts: 2
Reviews: 1
Photos: 3
 
Grandeco Snow Resort
グランデコリゾート
Max. elevation: 1590m
Min. elevation: 1010m
Vertical: 580m
Steepest slope: 33°
Longest course: 4000m
Number of lifts: 5
Reviews: 17
Photos: 104
 
Katsurazawa Kokusetsu
桂沢国設
Max. elevation: 320m
Min. elevation: 106m
Vertical: 214m
Steepest slope: 31°
Longest course: 855m
Number of lifts: 1
Reviews: 0
Photos: 3