Deep powder snow and unique tree skiing, top industry accolades as well as year-round
5 Reasons Why Rusutsu Should Be Next on Your Bucket List
By Emily Leung
Often misinterpreted as Niseko’s sidekick destination, Rusutsu is actually in a world of its own with a deeply ingrained Japanese community, natural integration with the environment and strong culture that shines through all aspects of the area’s integrated venue – Rusutsu Resort.
Considered one of the best ski resorts in Hokkaido, the plot covers three mountains, each with a variety of long runs and groomed trails, great powder and tree runs to create an exhilarating skiing experience. It’s well positioned near scenic beauty, just next to Lake Toya and on the other side of Mount Yotei from Niseko. Scroll through our expert tips below to discover more (All images courtesy of Rusutsu Resort):