Great snow for downhill and Nordic skiing
Akiyama Ski Resort
The Akiyama Ski Slope possesses great downhill and slalom courses and offers a superb view of Mt. Chokai and Mt. Gassan on a clear day. Recently, it's become popular amongst snowboarders, while national athletic meets and competitions have been held on its cross country course. Many people come to see the "WhiteAthlon World Cup", a new sports competition held every February.