Explore a Winter Wonderland in Gunma
Experience all-encompassing snow adventures at Canyons Japan’s Alpine Lodge
Nestled within the Tanigawa mountain range lies Canyons Japan’s hub of adventure, the Canyons Alpine Lodge in Minakami. Winter sports enthusiasts who venture to the white peaks of Gunma Prefecture from December through to late April will find multiple ski resorts offering a plethora of adventures suitable for guests of all ages.
Rated as one of the top snow destinations for its snow quality and volume, the Minakami region offers breathtaking winter vistas and an array of on- and off-the-slope activities. From thrilling skiing and snowboarding to leisurely snowshoeing, choose your desired activity out of the variety on offer from the adventure menu. Regardless of your skill level, Canyons offers beginner-friendly ski and snowboard lessons in English—all taught by their multi-national team of experts, giving these slopes a distinctly international atmosphere.
For snow adventures to remember, Canyons Minakami is easily accessible from Tokyo by Shinkansen bullet train (65 minutes) followed by a 25-minute shuttle.