Resort Reviews by chilker

Reviews of ski resorts submitted by chilker. Currently 2 reviews.
Minakami Hodaigi
Minakami Town, Gunma
Submitted by chilker on 28th February 2015
Good place
Minakami is good. This was only the second place I've been to in Japan, so I can't really compare it to much, but despite looking pretty small, there are quite a few long runs here.

As other said, there are lots of runs for different skill levels, however I had one problem. I'm not a great skier, but I got bored on the beginner hills, and then found the "intermediate" runs much too hard. There was a HUGE gap in necessary
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Kandatsu Snow Resort
Yuzawa Town, Niigata
Submitted by chilker on 13th February 2015
Great Place for Beginners, and probably more!
I had not been skiing for 6 whole years, but I had an awesome time at Kandatsu.

I went with one other guy who hadn't been in almost as long as I had, and one girl who had never skied before. Therefore, we stayed almost exclusively in the beginning areas. That being said, we still had a ton of fun.

The lifts weren't too busy, despite it being a Saturday and we had got to go down plenty of times.
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