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Explore a Winter Wonderland in Gunma


Experience all-encompassing snow adventures


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 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 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.



Access: From Tokyo Station, take the Joetsu Shinkansen to Jomo Kogen Station (about one hour). A free shuttle is available from the station.





45 Yubiso, Minakami-machi, Tone-gun, Gunma-ken


Approx. 5 hours or more

URL https://canyons.jp/en


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