Kurohime Kogen Ski Resort is a small to medium sized ski area with 430 metres of vertical and has two distinct areas. Lower zones for learners/beginners and the upper zone with a few intermediate runs. There is a handful of low-angle advanced runs which can be fun when the powder is pumping. Five ski lifts […]
It was a long and steep climb to the top, but the weather was perfect and in great company.
Fine day snowshoeing to the top of Mt Hakama, lunch on the top and a fast retreat as the weather closed in.
A weekend cycling tour organised by bikeloop.com staying overnight at Myoko Mountain lodge and enjoying a BBQ on Saturday evening and on Sunday morning explored Lake Nojiri. We surprised them with coffee and home baked banana muffins before they continued on back to Joetsu.
It was a fine ride with our friends over the mountain to Otari Village, if you keep going you end up in Hakuba. We had lunch in Otari village and set off back to Togakushi, it was a very long 9km hill climb to the top and then a mixture of up and downs back […]
Exciting weekend in Myoko, with over 80 cyclists participating in the Myoko Gran Fondo 160km ride