Urabandai & Inawashiro
Located in the Tohoku region, just 80 minutes away from Tokyo on the Shinkansen bullet train, the Aizu region is a powder paradise. The region boasts an impressively long ski season with high quality snow and a variety of terrain featuring many different ski resorts.
The region has remained a well kept secret enjoyed mostly by local Japanese visitors, which means you don’t have to contend with crowds on the slopes. The quality of snowfall provides the ultimate ski experience with world-class runs and crazy amounts of untracked powder for beginner’s right though to experts.