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

Currently 1886 Resort Reviews
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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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Aizu Kogen Daikura (Minami Aizu Town, Fukushima)
会津高原だいくら
Submitted by Metabo Oyaji on 27th May 2014
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Random Resorts!

Araragi Kogen
あららぎ高原
Max. elevation: 1320m
Min. elevation: 1140m
Vertical: 180m
Steepest slope: 28°
Longest course: 1200m
Number of lifts: 2
Reviews: 1
Photos: 4
 
Tangram Ski Circus
タングラムスキーサーカス
Max. elevation: 1320m
Min. elevation: 800m
Vertical: 520m
Steepest slope: 35°
Longest course: 2500m
Number of lifts: 6
Reviews: 4
Photos: 5
 
Mt Norikura
Mt.乗鞍
Max. elevation: 2000m
Min. elevation: 1490m
Vertical: 510m
Steepest slope: 35°
Longest course: 5000m
Number of lifts: 9
Reviews: 8
Photos: 0