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

Search Resorts

Search SnowJapan using our new search tool and discover all sorts of interesting information about Japanese ski and snowboard resorts


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

SnowJapan Resort Reviews

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Ikenotaira Onsen (Myoko City, Niigata)
池の平温泉
Submitted by Kansaiash on 17th April 2014
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Gassan (Nishikawa Town, Yamagata)
月山
Submitted by Rock-hand on 16th April 2014
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Myoko Suginohara (Myoko City, Niigata)
妙高杉ノ原
Submitted by Agent Smith on 16th April 2014
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Hakuba Happo-one (Hakuba Village, Nagano)
白馬八方尾根
Submitted by Agent Smith on 16th April 2014
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Zao Onsen (Yamagata City, Yamagata)
蔵王温泉
Submitted by Rock-hand on 16th April 2014
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Random Resorts!

White World Oze Iwakura
ホワイトワールド尾瀬岩鞍
Max. elevation: 1703m
Min. elevation: 1006m
Vertical: 697m
Steepest slope: 40°
Longest course: 3200m
Number of lifts: 10
Reviews: 16
Photos: 49
 
Gokase Highland
五ヶ瀬ハイランド
Max. elevation: 1610m
Min. elevation: 1420m
Vertical: 190m
Steepest slope: 30°
Longest course: 1650m
Number of lifts: 3
Reviews: 2
Photos: 0
 
Snow Town Yeti
スノータウンYeti
Max. elevation: 1450m
Min. elevation: 1300m
Vertical: 150m
Steepest slope: 25°
Longest course: 1000m
Number of lifts: 3
Reviews: 4
Photos: 11