Ninohe District, Iwate
Okunakayama Kogen is a town-owned ski resort that feels like a private ski resort on weekdays, where rivalry for fresh powder is approximately zero. This mountain is a protected east-facing bowl with four ski lifts and two traditional Onsen hot springs at the base. The facilities feature basic Japanese cuisine and authentic accommodation options.
Side country/Tree skiing: Unmarked routes and road laps possible
Backcountry: Unmarked easy access backcountry availableGet Pass ; PLAN TRIP
Indy Pass access: No Blackouts