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Monday, December 17, 2018
Kusatsu hot springs

Kusatsu Japan’s most amazing onsen ski town

Japan has so many onsen ski towns, but Kusatsu is different. Where else does a huge flow of thermal water power through the main...
Action Snow Sports family at Madarao

Action Snow Sports Madarao International Ski School

Action Snow Sports are the official International Ski & Snowboard School at popular Madarao. We rate Madarao Tangram as the best medium size resort...

Tazawako another Japow secret on the Tohoku Powder Line

Tazawako is still unknown to mainstream international ski visitors to Japan. But the World's best mogul skiers have been coming here for years thanks...
Powder skiing Madarao Tangram back country

Madarao backcountry is even better

Madarao Tangram punches way above it's weight: from terrain to facilities to location to value, it all just works. And even more so if...
tree skiing Tenjindeira

Tenjindaira boasts some of Japan’s best tree skiing

The numbers sure worked for us at Tanigawadake Tenjindaira in Honshu's Gunma Prefecture. One gondola, one big beech forest, just two people tearing it...
Geto Kogen deep powder

Geto Kogen gets even better with new terrain

We have been telling you how good Geto Kogen (aka "Japan's King of Snow") is for a few years. The good news it's getting...
powder skiing Sahoro Resort

Sahoro Resort discover Hokkaido’s quieter side

Sahoro Resort is a much quieter alternative to the better known Hokkaido ski areas further west. It's so quiet in fact that we got...
Hokkaido's highest mountains tower behind Asahikawa

Discover Asahikawa the heart of Hokkaido

Why not start your next Japowder mission in Asahikawa, the heart of Hokkaido? It’s the island's second largest city, big enough to have department...