Resort Reviews - tagged 'families'

Reviews of ski resorts tagged 'families'. Currently 4 reviews.
Shiga Kogen Yakebitaiyama
志賀高原 焼額山
Yamanouchi Town, Nagano
Submitted by Bushiman on 1st February 2016
A bit of a let down...
Thanks to another year of SJ giveaways, my buddy 'Neck' and I won lift tickets to Yakebitayama, one of the bigger and more popular resorts in the Shiga Kogen area.

Now, I go up to Shiga Kogen fairly often each season, but never to Yakebitai. Mainly due to the fact I can count on awesome off-piste terrain at other areas, and it's such a mission to drive up there sometimes I'd rather have a guaranteed good day than search out
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Grandeco Snow Resort
グランデコリゾート
Kita Shiobara Village, Fukushima
Submitted by zenagain on 10th February 2015
A family oriented resort in Fukushima.
Courtesy of a SnowJapan ticket giveaway (thankyou very much SJ) it's been a while since Grandeco has been reviewed, so I thought I'd throw my hat into the ring.

A mate and I ventured there on a Tuesday early in February and coming off the back end of a three day dump, we were rewarded with excellent snow conditions. Being of a slightly higher elevation to the other resorts in the Bandai area (with the exception of Minowa) the snow
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Ishiuchi Hanaoka
石打花岡
Minamiuonuma City, Niigata
Submitted by muikabochi on 25th November 2013
Tiny ski hill next to bigger brother
Ishiuchi Hanaoka is a tiny ski hill in Minamiuonuma, probably just 1km or so from the much larger Ishiuchi Maruyama - and I believe one of the companies that runs that place owns this.

It's really only for beginners and families, and indeed only opens weekends and has lots of little kids playing in the snow at the base.

The interesting thing I found though was that they have electronic ticket system - the only one in the region that
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Ishiuchi Hanaoka
石打花岡
Minamiuonuma City, Niigata
Submitted by muikabochi on 25th November 2013
Tiny ski hill next to bigger brother
Ishiuchi Hanaoka is a tiny ski hill in Minamiuonuma, probably just 1km or so from the much larger Ishiuchi Maruyama - and I believe one of the companies that runs that place owns this.

It's really only for beginners and families, and indeed only opens weekends and has lots of little kids playing in the snow at the base.

The interesting thing I found though was that they have electronic ticket system - the only one in the region that
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