Niseko Snow Report & Forecast 08 February, 2017

>> Conditions at 820m (Hirafu midway station): 12-hour snow 10 cm (estimated) Temperature  -10 °C Wind NW 10 m/s >>Conditions observed 7 am at Village level: 12-hour snow  5 cm Temperature  -4.5 °C Wind  WNW 3.3 m/s 5 cm of new snow has fallen in the last 12 hours. Looks like same condition as yesterday. It was very windy yesterday. It [...]

Niseko Snow Report & Forecast 06 February, 2017

>> Conditions at 820m (Hirafu midway station): 12-hour snow 0 cm (estimated) Temperature  -4.3 °C Wind NE 6.8 m/s >>Conditions observed 7 am at Village level: 12-hour snow  0 cm Temperature  -2 °C Wind  NNE 3 m/s 0 cm of new snow has fallen in the last 12 hours. It was a beautiful day yesterday. Sky was so blue and snow [...]

Niseko Snow Report & Forecast 05 February, 2017

>> Conditions at 820m (Hirafu midway station): 12-hour snow 0 cm (estimated) Temperature  -7 °C Wind WNW 5 m/s >>Conditions observed 7 am at Village level: 12-hour snow  0 cm Temperature  -3.7 °C Wind  WNW 0.6 m/s 0 cm of new snow has fallen in the last 12 hours. There is no cloud in the sky and Mt.Yotei is shining in [...]

Niseko Snow Report & Forecast 04 February, 2017

>> Conditions at 820m (Hirafu midway station): 12-hour snow 0 cm (estimated) Temperature  -8 °C Wind WNW 9 m/s >>Conditions observed 7 am at Village level: 12-hour snow  0 cm Temperature  -3 °C Wind  WNW 3 m/s 0 cm of new snow has fallen in the last 12 hours but 10-15 cm of snow has fallen yesterday afternoon. It was a [...]

Niseko Snow Report & Forecast 03 February, 2017

>> Conditions at 820m (Hirafu midway station): 12-hour snow 25 cm (estimated) Temperature  -12 °C Wind WNW 8 m/s >>Conditions observed 7 am at Village level: 12-hour snow  15 cm Temperature  -8 °C Wind  WNW 2.4 m/s 15 cm of new snow has fallen in the last 12 hours. White and silent morning. It was dumping last night when I was [...]

Niseko Snow Report & Forecast 02 February, 2017

>> Conditions at 820m (Hirafu midway station): 12-hour snow 20 cm (estimated) Temperature  -15 °C Wind NW 14 m/s >>Conditions observed 7 am at Village level: 12-hour snow  15 cm Temperature  -10 °C Wind  NW 5 m/s 15 cm of new snow has fallen in the last 12 hours. It was anther great powder day yesterday. I saw some tracks left [...]

Niseko Snow Report & Forecast 01 February, 2017

>> Conditions at 820m (Hirafu midway station): 12-hour snow 10 cm (estimated) Temperature  -8 °C Wind W 9 m/s >>Conditions observed 7 am at Village level: 12-hour snow  5 cm Temperature  -3.6 °C Wind  WSW 3.4m/s 5 cm of new snow has fallen in the last 12 hours. I can see a beautiful sun rise and blue sky. Great morning to [...]

Niseko Snow Report & Forecast 31 January, 2017

>> Conditions at 820m (Hirafu midway station): 12-hour snow 15 cm (estimated) Temperature  -11 °C Wind NW 10 m/s >>Conditions observed 7 am at Village level: 12-hour snow  10 cm Temperature  -6 °C Wind  WNW 4 m/s 10 cm of new snow has fallen in the last 12 hours. New snow is not enough amount to cover tracks but snow condition [...]

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The wonders of modern ski boot fitting

Powderlife magazine editor and snowboarder Kristian Lund discovered ski boot fitting technology has come a long way since he last pulled on a pair more than 30 years ago. Here he tells us about his experience getting custom fitted with a pair of ski boots from Boot Solutions. I’ve always watched skiers clump around in [...]