Niseko Snow Report, 20 March 2012

The Big One

*14.4cm of fresh snow has fallen since yesterday morning and at 7:15am today the temperature was -4°c. We have been waiting for snow fall like this all March and now it’s here, Niseko delivers again.

Snow fall depth in Hirafu village, 20 March 2012

Snow fall depth in Hirafu village, 20 March 2012

Useful information from other places

What’s happening today

We will be heading over to the Hanazono ski ground today to have some powder fun on Stairway to Heaven and in Strawberry Fields followed by attempting the a few boxes in the Jib Park.

Chair lift rescue

I had always wondered how you were rescued from a chair lift and the other day I stumbled upon this video of Niseko Ski Patrol getting three guys off a chair lift. I’m not sure if this was just a drill or it was for real.

Snow Forecast

Get more information on Snow-Forecast.com.

Niseko snow fall data

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  1. tim cole says:

    Hi Ben that video was real, I uploaded it.. lucky I had my gopro with me!

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