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Daily Reports

Exclusive daily snow & weather reports from around Japan

Niseko Now
Monday 24th Nov, 10:15 AM
Kiroro Now
Monday 24th Nov, 10:06 AM
Furano Now
Monday 24th Nov, 9:39 AM
Yuzawa Now
Monday 24th Nov, 8:59 AM
Hakuba Now
Monday 24th Nov, 8:32 AM
Myoko Now
Sunday 23rd Nov, 5:31 PM
Zao Now
Sunday 23rd Nov, 2:57 PM
Nozawa Onsen Now
Sunday 23rd Nov, 9:54 AM
Rusutsu Now
Thursday 20th Nov, 9:50 AM
Madarao Now
Tuesday 18th Nov, 11:57 AM
Shiga Kogen Now
Tuesday 18th Nov, 11:34 AM
Minakami Now
Tuesday 6th May, 10:21 AM
Mt Naeba Now
Wednesday 20th Nov, 1:31 PM


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General Information

Random Japanese Ski Resort

Rankoshi Chisenuppuri
Rankoshi Town, Hokkaido
Max. elevation: 831m
Min. elevation: 550m
Vertical: 281m
Steepest slope: 30°
Longest course: 1300m
Number of lifts: 1
Reviews: 1
Photos: 21
Shiga Kogen Okushiga Kogen
志賀高原 奥志賀高原
Yamanouchi Town, Nagano
Max. elevation: 2000m
Min. elevation: 1500m
Vertical: 500m
Steepest slope: 30°
Longest course: 2200m
Number of lifts: 6
Reviews: 9
Photos: 53
Minami Furano
Minamifurano Town, Hokkaido
Max. elevation: 780m
Min. elevation: 380m
Vertical: 400m
Steepest slope: 35°
Longest course: 1500m
Number of lifts: 3
Reviews: 0
Photos: 1