The steep mountains and remote forests have sheltered this paradise from mankind, and like nature's amphitheater, you can see the drama of nature play out its next act. Come face to face with the Japanese Black Bear or the Golden Eagle for the first time.
Semboku is one of the most beautiful parts of Akita Prefecture. With mountains and lakes, onsen hot springs and snow festivals, there is something for everyone, especially if you like nature and the traditions of old Japan.
Miyagi Zao Eboshi is one of four resorts on the East side of the Zao volcanoes in Miyagi. Eboshi boasts a 4,300 meter ski run and is a great mountain for beginner to intermediate snowboarders and skiers.
Happo-one is one of the premier resorts of Japan with deep snow and a beautiful view from the summit. It was once the sight of the 1998 Olympic alpine downhill ski events and the ski jump. The resort is located in the Hakuba area of Nagano Prefecture, Japan.