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Daily Reports

Exclusive daily snow & weather reports from around Japan

Shiga Kogen Now
Tuesday 31st Mar, 3:04 PM
Hakuba Now
Tuesday 31st Mar, 2:32 PM
Zao Now
Tuesday 31st Mar, 2:31 PM
Madarao Now
Tuesday 31st Mar, 1:57 PM
Naeba Now
Tuesday 31st Mar, 11:06 AM
Nozawa Onsen Now
Tuesday 31st Mar, 10:23 AM
Furano Now
Tuesday 31st Mar, 9:26 AM
Rusutsu Now
Tuesday 31st Mar, 9:13 AM
Yuzawa Now
Tuesday 31st Mar, 9:02 AM
Niseko Now
Tuesday 31st Mar, 8:42 AM
Kiroro Now
Tuesday 31st Mar, 7:30 AM
Minakami Now
Monday 30th Mar, 8:49 AM
Myoko Now
Monday 30th Mar, 8:32 AM


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General Information

Random Japanese Ski Resort

Ludens Yuzawa
Yuzawa Town, Niigata
Max. elevation: 680m
Min. elevation: 450m
Vertical: 230m
Steepest slope: 29°
Longest course: 1000m
Number of lifts: 1
Reviews: 3
Photos: 2
Saku Ski Garden Parada
Saku City, Nagano
Max. elevation: 1050m
Min. elevation: 780m
Vertical: 270m
Steepest slope: 25°
Longest course: 1006m
Number of lifts: 7
Reviews: 3
Photos: 0
Hakuba Happo-one
Hakuba Village, Nagano
Max. elevation: 1831m
Min. elevation: 760m
Vertical: 1071m
Steepest slope: 35°
Longest course: 8000m
Number of lifts: 23
Reviews: 77
Photos: 819