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Welcome to SnowJapan, the resource for skiing and snowboarding in Japan. Updated daily throughout the year. Online since 1999. More about SnowJapan.

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  • create lists of your favourite Japan ski resorts and hotels;
  • upload Photos;
  • write Resort Reviews;
  • rank Japanese ski resorts;
  • join in discussions on the SnowJapanForums;
  • enter our Weekly Giveaways during winter
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Resorts Section

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Daily Reports

Exclusive daily snow & weather reports from around Japan

Niseko Now
Monday 21st Apr, 9:30 AM
Yuzawa Now
Monday 21st Apr, 9:23 AM
Minakami Now
Sunday 20th Apr, 8:26 AM
Nozawa Onsen Now
Sunday 20th Apr, 8:13 AM
Hakuba Now
Sunday 20th Apr, 7:58 AM
Zao Now
Friday 18th Apr, 9:21 AM
Myoko Now
Friday 18th Apr, 9:20 AM
Shiga Kogen Now
Friday 18th Apr, 9:11 AM
Furano Now
Thursday 17th Apr, 1:09 PM
Rusutsu Now
Sunday 6th Apr, 9:30 AM
Madarao Now
Monday 31st Mar, 8:59 AM
Mt Naeba Now
Wednesday 20th Nov, 1:31 PM

Places to Stay Section

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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
Kazawa Snow Area
Tsumagoi Village, Gunma
Max. elevation: 1850m
Min. elevation: 1350m
Vertical: 500m
Steepest slope: 34°
Longest course: 2000m
Number of lifts: 8
Reviews: 1
Photos: 0
Omote Manza
Tsumagoi Village, Gunma
Max. elevation: 2130m
Min. elevation: 1550m
Vertical: 581m
Steepest slope: 32°
Longest course: 3000m
Number of lifts: 4
Reviews: 1
Photos: 0