Akakura Onsen resort review (Myoko City, Niigata)

Akakura Onsen
Myoko City, Niigata
Submitted by bkurobe on 14th January 2015
Good for beginners
This is by far my least favorite in Myoko.

It's pretty small and has a lot of flat areas.

It was a pow day when I went but hard to keep momentum in the flat areas.

Overall, I would recommend this place for people who are just starting out or with children.
Date visited: From 01 December, 2014
Snow condition on visit: Powder
Things I liked: Friendly mountain and powder
Things I didn't like: Flat areas. Easy runs
Recommended for: Beginner riders
Authentic Japan experience
Not recommended for: Advanced riders
General score: 65
Snow conditions: 80
Courses/Terrain: 70
Lift system: 75
Apres ski: 65

Akakura Onsen

Myoko City, Niigata
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Average Rankings

General score: 75
Snow conditions: 67
Courses/Terrain: 70
Lift system: 85
Apres ski: 45

Basic Resort Statistics

Max. elevation: 1200m
Min. elevation: 650m
Vertical: 550m
Steepest slope: 38°
Longest course: 3000m
Number of lifts: 14

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