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The best Japanese Ski Resorts

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Japan - Ski Resorts

Find out about the skiing in Japan, in our comparison of Japanese Ski Resorts, below. Sort by suitability, altitude, piste length, etc.

 Japanese Snow Reports

May 28, 2022

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The Ski Resorts of Japan

Ski Resorts in Japan
 Ski Resort Pistes Top Beginn. Interm. Experts
Aizu Kogen Takatsue16km1,650m---
Appi Kogen45km1,305m3*-3*
Dynaland17km1,430m-4*-
Furano25km1,209m3*4*4*
Gala Yuzawa-1,180m---
Hakuba 4724km1,620m3*3*3*
Happo One39km1,831m3*3*3*
Inawashiro20km1,200m-3*-
Kagura-1,845m---
Karuizawa6km1,155m---
Kawaba12km1,870m---
Kiroro-1,180m---
Madarao-1,350m---
Maiko Kogen23km920m---
Myoko Akakura / Shinakakura30km1,510m-3*-
Myoko Ikenotaira20km1,210m---
Myoko Suginohara24km1,855m--4*
Naeba43km1,789m4*4*2*
Niseko32km1,308m3*3*4*
Niseko Annupuri13km1,156m3*3*4*
Niseko Grand Hirafu-1,308m3*3*4*
Niseko Village/Higashiyama19km1,170m3*3*4*
Norikura Kogen Onsen21km2,000m---
Nozawa Onsen31km1,650m4*4*4*
Oze Iwakura19km1,703m4*-4*
Rusutsu40km994m4*-3*
Sahoro Resort20km1,030m4*3*1*
Shiga Okusiga Kogen11km2,000m3*-5*
Shiga Yakebitaiyama18km2,000m4*3*4*
Shizukuishi33km1,370m4*-2*
Tashiro Kagura Mitsumata35km1,845m4*4*2*
Togakushi21km1,748m---
Togari Onsen19km1,050m4*-2*
Tsugaike Kogen33km1,680m-3*-
Zao43km1,661m4*3*3*

Which is the best Ski Resort in Japan?

To help find the best Japanese Ski Resort for you, we detail 94 Ski Resorts in Japan and rate them for Beginners, Intermediates and Expert Skiers, Families and Apres-Ski. You can compare altitudes, vertical descents and historical snow records to find the best Ski Resorts.

When do Japanese Ski Resorts Open?

See Season Opening Dates for Ski Resorts in Japan.

Japan

Our Japanese Ski Resort pages include Skiing Facts, Snow Reports and Forecasts (for most major ski resorts), local accommodation and online ski hire booking (where available) for 94 Ski Resorts in Japan.

You can find the major ski stations listed on the Top Japanese Ski Resorts page, ranked according to various criteria.