Hotel & Lift Ticket Package 2017-18

Suberi-meguri is a plan arranged by the local tourist office that offers an accommodation and lift ticket package for those coming to Yuzawa. It tends to be a really good

Index of Useful Posts

We try to keep our main site clean and simple while updating the blog with other information. We haven’t done a very good job of organising the information on our

Unbiased Advice from Snow Country Instructors

We are always happy to answer questions about the Yuzawa area, Minami Uonuma area, Snow Country Region, or skiing and snowboarding in Japan in general. Often when we are dealing

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

Bumper Winter

It is still hammering down with snow! After a less than stellar performance in the snow department last year, Japan is back to its fluffy white best again in 2017.

Snowmobiling in Yuzawa

If you are having a day off from ski lessons or snowboard lessons in Yuzawa and are looking for a bit of excitement you could do a lot worse than

Family Ski Packages in Yuzawa, Japan

It has been a busy season so far. We’ve been giving lots of lessons, skiing, snowshoeing, travelling, snow shovelling, and doing more snow shovelling. 6 days of non-stop snow was

More than one Yuzawa in Japan!

For those of you heading this way to ski or snowboard with us this season, just a note of warning…. There is more than one Yuzawa in Japan. We are

A great place to learn. What to look for in a beginner ski/snowboard resort.

If you are new to skiing or snowboarding all the different choices can be a bit baffling. This can be especially true for Yuzawa, which, measured by visitor numbers is

Our Rental Recommendation

[UPDATE for 2017/18 Winter – Prices in this post are still current, so this remains a good value option.] If you need ski rental or snowboard rental for your trip