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  • Shiga Kogen Showcase Video

    Want to learn more about Shiga Kogen? Check out the video below from our friends at Mountainwatch as Reggae Ellis and Jimmy Wacher in conjunction with Classic Resorts Japan showcase all things Shiga Kogen. You’ll get an insider [...]

  • Get to know the Shiga Kogen Prince Hotel

    Shiga Kogen is both the largest interconnected resort and highest resort in all of Japan, meaning there’s so much terrain to explore. In total there are 18 connected resorts. The area comprises a wide variety of terrain across t [...]

  • Where To Ski In Japan? Honshu’s Best Resorts

    Honshu is the largest and most popular island of Japan with an abundance of different ski resorts to choose from. Whether you’re after a family holiday, backcountry riding or it’s your first time skiing, it has got something t [...]

  • Guide To Shizukuishi – One of Japan’s Most Underrated Resorts

      The land of the rising sun, the falling snowflake and the ski resort… if New Zealand has the most helicopters per capita, Japan has to be up there when it comes to ski resorts – with more than 500 liberally scattered ac [...]

  • The Complete Guide To Shiga Kogen

    Legend has it Japan has seen some 500 ski resorts grace its many hills at some point in time (predominantly the 1980’s and 90’s). Many have fallen by the wayside, but many more have combined into bigger and better resorts. [...]

  • Nagano Snow Chasers – Day Tours From Hakuba

    If you’re staying in Hakuba, Myoko, Madarao or Nozawa Onsen, and love riding POW then we have something for you! Across these resorts we have a bunch of great, qualified backcountry guides who offer exciting backcountry day [...]

  • Shiga Kogen Showcase

    A showcase of everything Shiga Kogen has to offer!

  • Ski Japan on A Budget

    Guaranteed ways to get more time on the slopes for less cost

  • Top 5 Luxury Ski Accommodations in Japanese Resorts


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