Skiing in Japan is gaining popularity amongst the round eye and rightfully so – Its just so dam good!
There are over 500 resorts/”ski hills” in Japan, however many of these are just a single chairlift or tow up a small hill. Of these 500 places to ski about a fifth of them are situated on Japans northern most island: Hokkaido. Below is a list of ski resorts that we have visited in Hokkaido:
- Niseko (This is actually 4 resorts that are linked)
- Kamui Ski Links
- Sapporo Kokusai
- Asahidake Ropeway
See below for a map of some of the best places to ski in Hokkaido!
Thinking of going into the Backcounty in Japan?