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About Niseko

Infamously known for its deep, deep powder snow. Niseko is a ski and snowboarding mecca for winter sport’s lovers from all over the world.
Laying in the shadows of Mt. Yotei- an active volcano, the Niseko area is full of natural beauty year round. In winter, the snow-capped volcano provides a stunning backdrop for the resort when the sun comes out to play.
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Season 2019 Mini Series

Latest Posts

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Kiroro: Touring the Local Backcountry with Jackson Sloss

In February 2017, we spent a day out in the Kiroro backcountry with Niseko rider and ski-instructor Jackson Sloss. Jackson… Read More

James Winfield sending it at Furanodake
Powder Skiing: 5 tips to help you this winter

James Winfield, fully certified instructor/trainer and avid freerider with some of the best local knowledge of the Hokkaido area, shares… Read More

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Working Holiday Visa Japan

Your step-by-step guide to submitting your Working Holiday Visa Japan Application... Okay! So you’ve decided to head to Japan for… Read More


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About Us

After being probed with questions about our time in Japan, about topics ranging from flights and accommodation to souvenirs and resorts, we decided to set up an online platform to share our experiences and recommendations.
Discover Winter was born. ... Read More
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