Nozawa Resort Information
For a traditional Japanese ski experience, Nozawa Onsen is the perfect place. Nozawa Onsen is a village full of hot springs, discovered back in the 8th century. Steam is visible everywhere in the narrow streets and traditional ryokan shops and inns. Then the mountain is great for all groups from families looking for English instruction and a variety of beginner to intermediate runs to advanced looking for great off piste and powder bowls.
The culture here is historic. Skiing in Japan was born in Nozawa. An Austrian introduced skiing in 1912 to Nozawa Onsen. Now the Nozawa Onsen Ski Resort is a famous ski resort for worldwide visitors because of its plentiful snow, family friendliness, charming village and good service to English speaking visitors.
The Nozawa Onsen’s huge 300 hectares terrain, 50 km slopes, and 1,085 meters vertical drop makes up for just one ski area. All levels riders can enjoy equally distributed piste runs.
Nozawa Onsen ski area is located on Kenashi yama (Mount no-hair). Nozawa ski resort was developed running vertically down the tree-line. Abundant wide groomed and mogul runs have been cut through the trees to make it a stunning ski area.
Nozawa Onsen Ski Resort receives approx. 10-12 meters of snow every season it’s location close to Sea of Japan brings maximum precipitation during storms.It is an amazing place for snow lovers.