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 SkiFamilyinJapan on 2nd March 2009
Zao Onsen review
There is a lot of variety at this resort.

We spent three days there and didn't ski all of it. Lifts open early (8:30) so if you are up and out you can get quite a few runs in before others get there. Especially because many lifts close at 4:30, you are better off if you get going early. I was never able to find a list of times that each lift closed, but that would
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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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