Saturday, January 19, 2019
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...
Kamui Ski Links owner Maeda Mitsu skiing groomed runs

Kamui Ski Links is one of Hokkaido’s best smaller ski resorts

We love Kamui Ski Links, one of Hokkaido's best smaller ski resorts and one of Snow Action's favourites. Kamui's founder Maeda Mitsu is one...
Geto Kogen life - buried road sign

Geto Kogen life Japan’s best on snow backpacker

Geto Kogen life is pretty simple staying at this Japanese powder paradise resort's funky ski in/ski out Camp88 backpacker for the whole season. Young...
View up from base at Lotte Arai Resort

Lotte Arai Resort offers deluxe access to amazing snow

The new Lotte Arai Resort lifts the bar for deluxe ski in/ski out powder access in Japan. It's a superb place to stay, with...
riding deep powder at Hanazono

Niseko Hanazono set for great season so grab great deals

It started early and just kept on coming at powder central, aka Niseko, last season, and Niseko Hanazono social media head honcho Evan Wilcox...
night skiing at Niseko

Niseko nights better than the days for fresh tracks

We all know Rule #1 of skiing powder is be first, but not always, Niseko nights can be better than the days in the...