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Tazawako Ski Resort

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Address: Tazawako Obonai, Semboku 014-1201, Akita Prefecture
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Inexpensive skiing with a beautiful view

The views, up Mount Komagatake and down into Lake Tazawa appeared and disappeared through the clouds and snow. With a wood fire and tasty food, fast lifts, and plenty of snow we... read more

Reviewed 9 March 2017
FarkasB
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Laramie, Wyoming
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Laramie, Wyoming
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Reviewed 9 March 2017

The views, up Mount Komagatake and down into Lake Tazawa appeared and disappeared through the clouds and snow. With a wood fire and tasty food, fast lifts, and plenty of snow we had a great time at Tazawako Ski Resort for not much money.

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Sydney, Australia
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Reviewed 24 February 2017

It's not a large resort but good for a couple of days, with lots of green runs, so it's great for beginners. I encountered on lift that was terribly slow, but other than that it was pretty fantastic. Every person we encountered was helpful and accommodating especially as we spoke little Japanese. The reason I've rated it average is that... More 

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Taipei, Taiwan
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Reviewed 2 March 2016

The place is very large and have many route for beginner to professional skiing. It also provide ski and snowboard lesson and my Mom enjoy ski lesson here. There's ski/snowboard rental&gondola ticket package, the promotion is good for us and save some money. It almost snow half day when i was there.

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Sydney
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Reviewed 22 February 2016

There are quite a few bigger Japanese ski resorts but Tazawako has enough to keep anyone busy and challenged for a couple of days. The lift ticket is the best value we have found anywhere in Japan and the vista, over the lake below is stunning. Tazawako is hosting the 2016 World Cup Moguls so that speaks volumes. There is... More 

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Akita, Japan
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 July 2012

if you ski here, i think you'd enjoy staying at one of the nearby onsen hotels, the onsen water is very good and pungent and milky. need a car though plus onsens are not cheap

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