Yuzawa Town Ski Resort Opening Dates Winter 2018/2019

Autumn colors around Yuzawa at the moment which always means that winter is just around the corner. We are starting to dust off our gear and get ready as there

Resorts, Resorts, Resorts! Which one to choose?

One of the most common questions we get when advising people about their winter ski vacation to Yuzawa / Minami Uonuma is which resort should they choose for their lesson?

Resort Opening Dates 2017/18 in & around Yuzawa

It is a sure sign of impending winter – long dormant ski resort websites get a refresh, pre-season discount lift ticket sales, and most importantly, opening dates for the coming

Snow in Yuzawa December 2017…?

Bookings are coming in for our winter season 2017/2018. One of the common questions at this time of year is “What will the snow be like in Japan in early

Meeting Points for Lessons

We’ve had a few questions about where to meet your instructor recently so here is a little more information. We usually arrange to meet at the resort of your choice

Yoga on Snow at Joetsu Kokusai

We are always interested to see how different resorts are trying to attract people to their slopes. Joetsu Kokusai Ski Resort are running a few yoga on snow taster sessions

Yuzawa Information Links

It is that time of year when people are starting to plan their winter holidays to Japan. Fly over and enjoy the snow, great food, warm hospitality and an onsen.

Current Snow Conditions in Yuzawa – Dec 9 2015

It is still early season and it is a slower start to the snow than usual, but we are skiing already. Kagura is open with its snow mat and the

Yuzawa Area Resorts Opening Dates 2015/2016

[For this winter’s 2016/2017 Yuzawa Resort Opening dates…] The temperatures have cooled off, pre-season ticket sales are cropping up everywhere, and all signs are pointing to winter. There is still

Joetsu Kokusai Ski Resort Introduction

Joetsu Kokusai is a large resort about 20 minutes drive up the valley from Echigo-Yuzawa Station. It has a very distinctive hotel on the slopes which you can see from