After checking other reader reviews on my return from Okutadami, I thought I'd add my opinion as it doesn't seem to get the best write-up from a lot of people.
Despite the fact that we were there in late April, there was ample snow all the way to the bottom of the runs. It was a little heavy and moist off the groomers, but what else would you expect in expect in April? Even so, it was very skiable and on
Cheap, uncrowded most of the time, easy to get to. Ok now is when the complaint part starts. Around the 1st of January they only had a 20cm base and stayed open. But in March they closed with a base of 150cm. I guess Okunakayama is not interested in making money. This was so disapointing to find out after I had drove there. But APPI is interested in making money