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Iwatake was a great snow field! The pink crepe place across the road was delicious! Same with the... read more

Reviewed 12 March 2018
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Hakuba Iwatake Snowfield is one the Ski Resort you can enjoy when you go to Hakuba, Nagano. Iwatake... read more

Reviewed 7 March 2018
Nagoya, Japan
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Hokujo, Iwatake, Hakuba-mura, Kitaazumi-gun 399-9301, Nagano Prefecture
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 15 January 2018

Great groomed runs. Fabulous for getting your ski legs at the beginning of your holiday or if you are a beginner.

2  Thank Sonogirl1968
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Reviewed 19 March 2014

Whilst we were there a half of the mountain was closed off for a three day event which didn't seem to have competitors. The snow park was fun and the food was ok. The snow became sticky and was similar to driving jerkily. Half the...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Gondola ride up had stunning views of the autumn colours and the facilities up at the resort were great! We had fresh and hot muffins of many kinds! Unfortunately it was cloudy and we could not take advantage of the many vantage points it...More

Thank RajatSethi58
Reviewed 30 March 2018 via mobile

Iwatake is my favorite resort in Hakuba. This trip I mostly did the run from the top to the the Gondola station. Not steep, but a fair bit of variety. Great for kids, about halfway down there’s a flat section, keep your speed up. Generally...More

2  Thank Josh F
Reviewed 16 March 2018 via mobile

We do not really know how to ski but just want to give the kids some fun in the snow. We bought the gondola tickets up to the peak and the views along the way and on top was amazing. There was also a canteen...More

Thank alanyeo76
Reviewed 12 March 2018 via mobile

Iwatake was a great snow field! The pink crepe place across the road was delicious! Same with the 360 little food shop behind the crepe place to the right. Highly recommend going to these slopes.

Thank Trudielizabeth
Reviewed 7 March 2018 via mobile

Hakuba Iwatake Snowfield is one the Ski Resort you can enjoy when you go to Hakuba, Nagano. Iwatake Snowdfield is a good place to practice snowboarding or skiing because it wasn’t that steep nor scary. As a matter of fact, it was an easy peasy...More

Thank jennyb105
Reviewed 26 February 2018 via mobile

This place is so amazing! Great views and recommend to having snow activities in here. I came here with my friends and learn how to snow skiing, and also playing snow rafting and snow cruise.

Thank patrishiela
Reviewed 21 February 2018

We went to Iwatake to ski and it was a amazing day with sunshine and good snow. It was our 1st time to ski at Iwatake. We skied down on red line. We were lucky to able to ski on powder snow. It was a...More

1  Thank Daisylkm
Reviewed 19 February 2018 via mobile

This is a brilliant place to ski- nice snow BUT Long lines to get passes NO GF food- they had very clear details of the GF food photos but the only thing that was GF was the five seed curry. Even the chips were not...More

1  Thank GFLizzy
Reviewed 13 February 2018

A fun resort with great broad sweepers and back bowls to cater for the adventurous. We liked the top part of the mountain better, where the snow quality and less crowds made this place enjoyable

1  Thank nieuwenppn
Reviewed 7 February 2018 via mobile

Lots of snowboards. Long run( for Japan) top to bottom . Cruisie. Some powder and tree runs. Gondola. Good beginners area and those wanting to take it easy.

Thank 5rogerh
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