Resort Reviews by joni-san

Reviews of ski resorts submitted by joni-san. Currently 2 reviews.
Myoko Suginohara
妙高杉ノ原
Myoko City, Niigata
Submitted by joni-san on 11th February 2011
Good snow, fast lifts - posted by joni-san
Second time at Suginohara.

The top quad runs are fun, nice steepness and some fun terrain. Trees can be ok but this was early season so snow wasn't packed down enough so stayed out of them for the most part.

Make sure you look at the course map with friends - theres a lot of vert and the mountain kinda has two sides -gondola side and skiers right side. They are separated and takes a while to cross over if you stuff
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Madarao Mountain Resort
斑尾高原
Iiyama City, Nagano
Submitted by joni-san on 11th February 2011
Madarao Kogen review
There are a lot of lifts but most are doubles and some were closed. 17 lifts but only 2 quads. Stayed on the main quad most of the day. Nice powder far skiers right, not many people went there cause it was out of the way. Had to skate and hike a bit back to lift.

Runs on skiers left of the mountain were ok. Have to catch a few lifts though. At the bottom have to skate and catch a
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