Niseko Snow Report & Forecast 25th March, 2017

>> Conditions at 820m (Hirafu midway station): 12-hour snow 5 cm (estimated) Temperature  -5 °C Wind NNW 7 m/s >>Conditions observed 7 am at Village level: 12-hour snow 2 cm Temperature  0.4 °C Wind  NW 2.8 m/s 2 cm of new snow has fallen in the last 12 hours. Dream days continue!! I went to Moiwa yesterday. There were so many fresh [...]

Niseko Snow Report & Forecast 24th March, 2017

>> Conditions at 820m (Hirafu midway station): 12-hour snow 5-10  cm (estimated) Temperature  -6 °C Wind NW 6.5 m/s >>Conditions observed 7 am at Village level: 12-hour snow 2 cm Temperature  1 °C Wind  WNW 2.6 m/s 2 cm of new snow has fallen in the last 12 hours. Dream came true yesterday. I went to Niseko Village and was surprised there [...]

Niseko Snow Report & Forecast 23rd March, 2017

>> Conditions at 820m (Hirafu midway station): 12-hour snow 5-10 cm (estimated) Temperature  -6 °C Wind NW 9 m/s >>Conditions observed 7 am at Village level: 12-hour snow 3 cm Temperature  -0.5 °C Wind  WNW 3.6 m/s 3 cm of new snow has fallen in the last 12 hours. Yesterday’s Moiwa was cream cheese paradise. It was only 10 cm of new [...]

Niseko Snow Report & Forecast 22nd March, 2017

>> Conditions at 820m (Hirafu midway station): 12-hour snow 10 cm (estimated) Temperature  -4.8 °C Wind NW 12 m/s >>Conditions observed 7 am at Village level: 12-hour snow 5 cm Temperature  1.4 °C Wind  WNW 4.1 m/s 5 cm of new snow has fallen in the last 12 hours. It’s so good to see the white world again!! I was raining when [...]

Niseko Snow Report & Forecast 21st March, 2017

>> Conditions at 820m (Hirafu midway station): 12-hour snow 0 cm (estimated) Temperature  -1.2 °C Wind S 7.5 m/s >>Conditions observed 7 am at Village level: 12-hour snow 0 cm Temperature  2.2 °C Wind  SE 3 m/s 0 cm of new snow has fallen in the last 12 hours. I was a beautiful day for everything yesterday. I went to Iwaonupuri for [...]

Niseko Snow Report & Forecast 20th March, 2017

>> Conditions at 820m (Hirafu midway station): 12-hour snow 0 cm (estimated) Temperature  -1.6°C Wind WNW 7.6 m/s >>Conditions observed 7 am at Village level: 12-hour snow 0 cm Temperature  1.9 °C Wind  WNW 2.4 m/s 0 cm of new snow has fallen in the last 12 hours. Perfect blue sky ans no clouds. I was a beautiful Sunday yesterday. Snow was [...]

Niseko Snow Report & Forecast 19th March, 2017

>> Conditions at 820m (Hirafu midway station): 12-hour snow 0 cm (estimated) Temperature  -2.6°C Wind NW 7.7 m/s >>Conditions observed 7 am at Village level: 12-hour snow 0 cm Temperature  1.1 °C Wind  WNW 2.4 m/s 0 cm of new snow has fallen in the last 12 hours. Looks like a perfect sunny Sunday!! Many events are happening today in the village. [...]

Niseko Snow Report & Forecast 18th March, 2017

>> Conditions at 820m (Hirafu midway station): 12-hour snow 0 cm (estimated) Temperature  -4.3°C Wind NW 5.8 m/s >>Conditions observed 7 am at Village level: 12-hour snow 0 cm Temperature  -0.1 °C Wind  WNW 2.3 m/s 0 cm of new snow has fallen in the last 12 hours. I went to Hirafu yesterday to check if the snow was softer than West [...]

Seven resorts in seven hours

You know you’re in the company of serious mountains not when they look big, but when you feel small. At 1850m just below the peak of Happo One (pronounced oh-nay), looking north to the towering, craggy, almost-3km-high peaks of Shiroumadake, Shakushidake and Hakuba Yarigatake, you’re standing among giants. It is spine-tingling, and not in a [...]

Niseko Snow Report & Forecast 17th March, 2017

>> Conditions at 820m (Hirafu midway station): 12-hour snow 0 cm (estimated) Temperature  -4 °C Wind NNW 7 m/s >>Conditions observed 7 am at Village level: 12-hour snow 0 cm Temperature  -0.4 °C Wind  NW 2.3 m/s 0 cm of new snow has fallen in the last 12 hours. Light small snow is falling outside. I went to Moiwa about 10 am [...]