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Powder and wonder on Japan’s Northern Island: A trip to Hokkaido

Photo Credit: Beckywithasmile

Photo Credit: Beckywithasmile

It has been almost ten years since I first saw videos of snowboarders floating through on a foot of powder through perfectly spaced trees in Japan. At first I was mesmerized, and quickly began to question where in Japan this was.

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Skiing in Japan; Niseko and Rusutsu

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Being frequent skiers for many years and after exploring many of the European slopes our group decided to venture across the big pond and see what else we could find. After browsing the web for what seemed like forever we started looking through reviews and blogs relating to Japan. Although Japan is seems quite small it has hundreds of ski resorts, so after much deliberation we decided to pack our skis and see what they had to offer.

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