Snow and weather reports posted on Monday 12th April 2021
Sunday 8th May 2005, 11:21am
Well it's the last day of riding the lifts in Hakuba.
Happo, Tsugaike, Goryu and Hakuba 47 are all closing at the end of today.
It has been a great season full of fabulous days of riding pow and corn. Today is a spectacular blue bird day without a cloud in the sky. The air temp is warm at 15C in the valley in the shade and warmer when that strong sun hits you. There are a few people out getting those last turns in on the corn up top today and a few more than that touring in the Hakuba and Tateyama mountains enjoying great views.
Others who have packed up the skis and boards are out on their bikes or in the cold but rushing white water of all that snow melt. It is much like summer here in the north alps today. Read more ...