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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Hakuba Cortina (Otari Village, Nagano)
白馬コルチナ
Submitted by Big Al on 1st February 2015
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Hakuba Iwatake Snow Field (Hakuba Village, Nagano)
白馬岩岳スノーフィールド
Submitted by Big Al on 1st February 2015
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Hakuba Goryu (Hakuba Village, Nagano)
白馬五竜
Submitted by Big Al on 1st February 2015
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Hakuba Happo-one (Hakuba Village, Nagano)
白馬八方尾根
Submitted by Big Al on 1st February 2015
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Iizuna Kogen (Nagano City, Nagano)
飯綱高原
Submitted by North Shore on 31st January 2015
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Random Resorts!

Makinoiri Snow Park
牧の入スノーパーク
Max. elevation: 1271m
Min. elevation: 469m
Vertical: 802m
Steepest slope: 35°
Longest course: 1500m
Number of lifts: 6
Reviews: 2
Photos: 0
 
Yunomaru
湯の丸
Max. elevation: 1965m
Min. elevation: 1710m
Vertical: 255m
Steepest slope: 28°
Longest course: 2300m
Number of lifts: 6
Reviews: 4
Photos: 0
 
Iwakisan Hyakuzawa
岩木山百沢
Max. elevation: 784m
Min. elevation: 356m
Vertical: 428m
Steepest slope: 30°
Longest course: 2000m
Number of lifts: 4
Reviews: 1
Photos: 0