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Learn to “Mush” in Minakami


Enjoy a dog-sledding adventure in the Gunma mountains


While most winter resorts offer skiing and snowmobiling, Minakami Kogen is the only place in Honshu where you can try your hand at dog-sledding too.


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Meet your canine team, hook up your sled and learn how to mush, before they help you wend your way through the snowy wonderland of Gunma’s mountains. Even elementary-school age students are welcome, making this a truly family-friendly activity. And if all that’s not enough, you can also add snow rafting, airboard and cross-country skiing to the mix. Finally, why not finish by unwinding in the resort’s picturesque rotenburo bath (open-air bath), under the steadily falling snow?


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Minakami Kogen Hotel 200




approx. 50 min. or more




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