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Niseko, Japan is one of the premier ski destinations in the world. Located on the northern island of Hokkaido, Niseko is known for its stunning mountain scenery, powdery snow, and a wide variety of ski and snowboard runs. Whether you are a beginner, seasoned skier, or snowboarder, Niseko has something for everyone. The stunning landscape of Niseko offers a unique experience that cannot be found anywhere else. The area is blanketed in snow for most of the year, and the mountains are breathtaking. The snow in Niseko is some of the lightest and fluffiest in the world, and the ski runs are wellmaintained and groomed. Whether you are a beginner or a more advanced skier, Niseko has run to suit your needs.

Niseko also offers a wide variety of après ski activities. There are several restaurants and bars in the area, as well as a variety of cultural experiences. Visitors can participate in traditional Japanese tea ceremonies, visit local shrines, or even take a hot spring bath after a long day on the slopes. When it comes to ski culture, Niseko has it all.

The ski season typically runs from December to March, and during this time, the area is bustling with ski and snowboard enthusiasts. There are several ski resorts in the area, and they offer a wide range of amenities and services. Ski rentals, lessons, and even guided tours are available at many of the resorts. No matter your level of experience, Niseko is an ideal ski destination. The area offers stunning scenery, incredible skiing, and plenty of après ski activities. Whether you are a beginner, seasoned skier, or snowboarder, Niseko has something for everyone.

Mountain Terrain:

Beginner

44%

Intermediate

36%

Advanced

   20%   

Skiing Hours:

8:30 am – 8:30 pm                              

Summit Elevation:

1,188 m

Vertical Drop:

933 m

Skiable Area:

803 acres

Average Snowfall:

15 m 

Snowboarders:

Snowboarder Friendly

Lift Information:

  • 1 10pers Gondola
  • 1 8pers. Pulsed-movement aerial ropeway
  • 1 8pers Gondola
  • 1 6pers Gondola 
  • 1 Combined installation (gondola and chair)
  • 1 6pers High-speed chairlift  with bubble and seat heating
  • 3 4pers High-speed chairlift with bubble
  • 4 High-speed quads
  • 14 Fixed-grip doubles
  • 3 1pers fixed-grip chairlift

Trails:

50.8 km of slopes available. Longest run: 7.4  km

Notes:

Terrain Parks: Variety of options. Hanazono Park, King Area Freeride Park, Grand Hirafu Terrain Park, Jib park, and more. 

Photo credit to Marek Okon and Frederick Wallace