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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Niseko Hanazono Resort (Kutchan Town, Hokkaido)
ニセコHANAZONOリゾート
Submitted by mcarples on 30th January 2015
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Minakami Houdaigi (Minakami Town, Gunma)
水上宝台樹
Submitted by Gunma Boarder on 29th January 2015
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Hotaka Bokujo (Katashina Village, Gunma)
武尊牧場
Submitted by malibu05 on 28th January 2015
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Hakuba Goryu (Hakuba Village, Nagano)
白馬五竜
Submitted by nagpants on 28th January 2015
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Dynaland (Gujo City, Gifu)
ダイナランド
Submitted by nagpants on 28th January 2015
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Random Resorts!

Komagane Kogen
駒ヶ根高原
Max. elevation: 1250m
Min. elevation: 850m
Vertical: 400m
Steepest slope: 32°
Longest course: 500m
Number of lifts: 2
Reviews: 0
Photos: 2
 
Aizu Kogen Daikura
会津高原だいくら
Max. elevation: 1200m
Min. elevation: 838m
Vertical: 362m
Steepest slope: 38°
Longest course: 2000m
Number of lifts: 5
Reviews: 4
Photos: 29
 
Star Spur Ryokufu Resort Hida Nagareha
スターシュプール緑風リゾートひだ流葉
Max. elevation: 1422m
Min. elevation: 750m
Vertical: 672m
Steepest slope: 38°
Longest course: 3000m
Number of lifts: 7
Reviews: 3
Photos: 6