Zao Onsen resort review (Yamagata City, Yamagata)

Reviews of Zao Onsen resort in Yamagata City, Yamagata Prefecture. Currently 1 reviews.
Zao Onsen
Yamagata City, Yamagata
Submitted by andrewl on 9th February 2010
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We arrived in Zao at lunchtime on Saturday, and the weather was terrible. 50km/hr winds and blizzard conditions. Many lifts were closed, however there were still some hardy souls braving the element and having some fun. We had 2 runs until our goggles iced over, and we retired to one of Zao's famous onsens.

Sunday, although still windy, the upper runs were covered in cloud with limited visibility but the lower runs were plentiful and provided us
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Zao Onsen

Yamagata City, Yamagata
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Basic Resort Statistics

Max. elevation: 1660m
Min. elevation: 780m
Vertical: 880m
Steepest slope: 38°
Longest course: 9000m
Number of lifts: 41

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