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Looking towards Tokachidake in the front, ski resort consists of the Furano Zone where you can fully enjoy long cruising exceeding 4 km and the Kitanomine Zone with a variety of course variations. About 80% of the course is designed for beginners and intermidiate skiers.
Furano locals welcome all visitors with their warm heart. You can expect some cultural experience during your stay in Furano for your skiing holiday. There is a ski host and first mountain guide system in Japan, meeting guests at the base of Furano ski resort. Also, Furano Tourism Association holds the cultural live performance, tea ceremony, Japanese traditional dress "kimono" trial, and more for you. We are sure you will like them. You will have a great Japanese experience and Furano's local cultures.
In winter, natural hot spring experience combined with backcountry ski is available just 1 hour drive distance. It would be one of the most wonderful days in your life if you join our backcountry tours, or snow shoe trekking tours, as well as enjoy bathing natural hot spring and enjoy fine dinings in Furano downtown.
Furano is the town with ski resort. The downtown Furano is just only 2.5km away from the ski area, and easily accessible by the shuttle buses. Snow activities such as snow mobile, hot air balloon ride, ice hole fishing, snow shoe trekking, banana boat, snow rafting, and even more, are available to make your holiday in Furano even more exciting and unforgettable. Come to Furano and enjoy powder snow skiing with our guide, and make your holiday so special.

Area Detail(2016)
Upper snow depths 200cm
Lifts and Cable cars 11
Total Length ---km
Top Elevation 1074m

Furano Resort - easy access to the other ski resorts in central Hokkaido-
There are 2 big ski zones in Furano Ski Resort, "Kitanomine Zone" and "Furano Zone", connected at the middle of each zone. Furano's ski season usually open on late November, and closed around early May. The best powder ski period is from Christmas time to early March. You can expect to experience amazing powder snow skiing and snowboarding.


TOKACHIDAKE is the wild backcountry ski area. You can’t find any lifts and Cable cars, ski patrols, and trails at here. In addition, you will feel the power of an active volcano.


The highest mountain in HOKKAIDO island, so you can enjoy ski for a long time from top to bottom. Under certain weather condition, natural phenomena such as diamond dusts or sun pillars and other natural occurrences such as rime ice and wind ripple can be observed.

Back Country in Furano


Amazing backcountry mountain surrounds Furano resort, and there are some tours available with Fellow ski’s professional alpine guide. They will take you to the best mountain, such as Mt. "Asahidake", "Kamui Ski Links", "Kurodake", "Sahoro Resort", and "Tokachidake Mountain" which are just about which around 1.5 hours away tours from Furano. We hope you will find great powder snow.

Highland Furano (Standard Hotel)

Highland Furano

-Please spend a soothing moments-
Available in Western and Japanese-style room. Simple rooms with calm atmosphere drifts in the modern will heal firmly the fatigue of your trip. The rooms are all non smoking.

Furano Prince(Deluxe Hotel)


A relaxing resort hotel boasting 112 guest rooms, superb amenities, furnishings, bath facilities, and a comfortable atmosphere.
Situated in the heart of Hokkaido, Furano has been the stage for a number of dramas. Located 60 minutes from Asahiyama Airport by car, and 7 minutes by car from the city center. This is a resort area where you can realize your dreams.



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