Top Hakuba Ski Resorts

Top Hakuba Ski Resorts

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Best Hakuba Ski Resorts

Can’t decide where to go skiing in Hakuba? Here are our picks for the best Hakuba ski resorts. 

Best Ski Resorts in Hakuba for Powder Hounds*: Norikura, Tsugaike, Cortina
Best Hakuba Ski Resorts Overall**: TsugaikeHappo One, Goryu

* the award for the top skiing in Hakuba for powder hounds incorporates our ratings for advanced terrain and up, snow quality and quantity, likelihood of scoring freshies and crowds.

** best overall ski resorts in Hakuba award incorporates all categories of our ratings

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Other Awards for the Best Hakuba Ski Resorts & Villages

*** Tsugaike, Norikura and Cortina are also top Hakuba family friendly ski resorts and have better beginner terrain than Happo One & have ski-in ski-out accommodation. The international ski school provides kids lessons at Cortina and Tsugaike, but only in a private format which attracts a premium.

Also see our Japan ski resorts ratings to see how the main Hakuba ski resorts compare on various factors including the terrain, powder, après and family-friendliness.