Situated in the Gunma Prefecture in Japan, Tenjindaira is a backcountry lover’s paradise. Often overlooked in favor of other Japanese resorts, this area is free of big crowds but offer a lot of good powder.
Freeride skiing in Niigata / Gunma with a local IFMGA guide
What should I know about Backcountry Skiing Tenjindaira?
Take a lift from the Tenjindaira Ski Area into the sidecountry and backcountry. Visit Mt Tanigawa for some epic downhills runs. There is quite a bit of avalanche risk in this area so going with an experienced guide is essential for safety.
Why should I choose Tenjindaira for my Backcountry Skiing adventure?
**Varied backcountry **
What can I expect from the weather during my Backcountry Skiing trip in Tenjindaira?
Weather can be extreme here particularly in the winter months. Expect cold temperatures and heavy snowfall.
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How can I get to Tenjindaira?
Fly to Tokyo then take the bullet train to Minakami.
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When is the best time to travel to Tenjindaira for Backcountry Skiing?
January, February and March
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