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

Resort Spotlights

Spotlight on some popular ski and snowboard resorts around Japan

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Resorts by Popular Area

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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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Niseko Annupuri Kokusai (Niseko Town, Hokkaido)
ニセコアンヌプリ国際
Submitted by el3ctr1csheepz on 6th July 2016
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Appi Kogen (Hachimantai Town, Iwate)
安比高原
Submitted by el3ctr1csheepz on 6th July 2016
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Hachimantai Resort Shimokura (Hachimantai Town, Iwate)
八幡平リゾート下倉
Submitted by el3ctr1csheepz on 6th July 2016
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Nozawa Onsen (Nozawa Onsen Village, Nagano)
野沢温泉
Submitted by Runamuck on 14th April 2016
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Niseko Mountain Resort Grand Hirafu (Kutchan Town, Hokkaido)
ニセコマウンテンリゾートグラン・ヒラフ
Submitted by pdt_85 on 1st April 2016
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Hakkoda
八甲田
Max. elevation: 1324m
Min. elevation: 658m
Vertical: 666m
Steepest slope: 30°
Longest course: 5000m
Number of lifts: 3
Reviews: 28
Photos: 94
 
Taiheizan Opus
太平山 オーパス
Max. elevation: 330m
Min. elevation: 140m
Vertical: 190m
Steepest slope: 25°
Longest course: 2000m
Number of lifts: 3
Reviews: 1
Photos: 0
 
Hakuba Iwatake Snow Field
白馬岩岳スノーフィールド
Max. elevation: 1289m
Min. elevation: 750m
Vertical: 539m
Steepest slope: 35°
Longest course: 3800m
Number of lifts: 16
Reviews: 16
Photos: 31