Niseko Snow Report & Forecast 13 December 2014

Nice day for riding on the hill today with higher visibility coming in and out. Early season conditions still to be expected off-piste. Thick sasa and birch still persistent out there. Forecast for Sunday: Light snow throughout the day, becoming heavy in the evening. This morning`s conditions observed at Black Diamond Tours weather plot (elevation [...]

Niseko Snow Report & Forecast 12 December 2014

Fantastic snow conditions for skiing and riding today. Use caution off-piste as early season conditions still exist. Significant natural hazards and sasa grass to be expected. Forecast: Expect moderate to strong winds from the West with heavy snowfall to come. This morning’s conditions observed at BDT weather plot (elevation 250): Wind: Light Northerly New snow [...]

Niseko Snow Report & Forecast 04-05 March 2014

Great days on the mountains of the Niseko Resort Area, Rusutsu, and Kiroro today (Tuesday 04 March). Colder temperatures and snowfall throughout the day made for knee deep powder turns and smiles all round. Snowfall is forecast to continue through the night and into tomorrow, with the strong possibility of a big Wednesday tomorrow (05 [...]

Niseko Snow Report & Forecast 02-03 March 2014

After a week of no new snow, glorious sunshine, and freeze-thaw conditions across the Niseko Resort Area, colder temperatures and light snowfall returned this morning (Sunday 02 March). The groomed runs at Niseko Moiwa were hard packed but consistent, and were great fun on narrower profile skis and carving boards. The 2-5 cm that fell [...]