Japan Powder "little places that rock"

Japan: Honshu

Escape the crowds and shred the slopes at some of the world’s secret powder playgrounds in Japan!

"Endless powder snow in Iwate, Aamori, Hakkoda"

Looking for the next secret powder stash? The Japan Powder “Little Places that Rock” trip is just for you! Flory Kern has put together a unique snow trip, taking skiers to some of Japan’s most unknown, powdery places all along the west coast of the main island, Honshu. This list of secret spots includes Iwate, Aamori, Tanjindaira, Nagua Shirakami, Iwaki, Hakkoda and Mt. O-Dake.

Adventure lovers will have a blast on the Japan Powder Little Places that Rock trip with varied terrain, plenty of steep descents, and endless dry powder. This trip is the perfect choice for advanced and expert skiers who have several years of freeriding experience. You should be in great physical shape and ready for climbs of up to 1.5 hours on skins to reach all these secret powder stashes.

"8 fun-filled days riding with Flory Kern mountain guides"

During this Japan adventure trip you’ll stay 9 nights in traditional Japanese guest houses and spend 8 fun-filled days riding with UIAGM-certified mountain guides and a Flory Kern guide.

LUEX and Flory Kern can take you to all the little places that rock in Japan on this one-of-a-kind snow trip!

4 reasons to choose Japan Powder “little places that rock”:

  1. Ride the slopes at some of the least visited, most thrilling destinations in the world.
  2. Japan powder! Dry, deep and endless!
  3. Get away from the crowds at the resorts and explore the backcountry of Japan.
  4. Travel with the experienced and knowledgeable guides at Flory Kern!
  • Asia
  • Northern
  • Japan
Mountain Range
  • None
  • Honshu
Ski Resort
  • Hakkoda
  • Iwakisan Hyakuzawa
  • Freeride
Accomm. Type
  • Guest House
Suited For
  • Couples
  • Solo Travelers
  • Groups
  • $$ - Medium
  • $ - Budget
Meal Plans
  • Bed & Breakfast
Room Type
  • Single Bed Room
  • Double Bed Room
  • Twin Bed Room
Amenities & Activities
  • None
Services offered
  • Guiding
  • Airport Transfer
Ability Level
  • Intermediate
  • Advanced
Snow Conditions
Dominant Terrain Type
  • Open Terrain
  • Steep Terrain
  • Tree Runs
  • Cliffs
Average Annual Snowfall
  • 10 meter/year - 15 meter/year
Snow Pack
  • Transitional
Crowd Factor
  • Low
Explorer Level
  • Medium
PP/Night from US$ 298