This resort area has great snow, especially in February.
There are a few mountains in the area but the best are Madarao Kogen and Tangram Resort which are on opposite sides of the same mountain. They are separate entities but a "dual mountain" ticket may be purchased. Of the two, Madarao Kogen is the better facility and, therefore, more crowded. There is a wide choice of accommodation in Madarao: from hotels to pensions (see the Places to Stay section of