Hakkoda is a renowned backcountry powder ski and snowboard mecca in Japan, known among skiers and riders as a place for those looking for a challenging snow adventure. 

Hakkoda is packed full of deep powder and breath-taking vistas, but it's also home to a deep culture and tradition unique to the surrounding Aomori region. It's this blend of nature and deep culture that makes Hakkoda a place that will Awaken Your Spirit! 



Weather in Aomori City

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Tomorrow is forecast to be Warmer than today. Showers late tomorrow night.
Partly Cloudy
Friday 03/23 10%
High 8° / Low 0°
Partly cloudy. Low 0C.
Tomorrow 03/24 10%
High 11° / Low 3°
Sunshine and some clouds. High 11C. Winds WSW at 10 to 15 km/h.

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Hakkoda, Japan's Deep Powder Paradise added 2 new photos.February 27, 2018 at 8:00pm
The Towada Spring Festival is a must-see event for those who love cherry blossom! During the blooming season, the road turns pink with fallen flowers while the trees also maintain its beautiful pink. There are also special events held like Sakura Yabusame (traditional horseback archery) and Yatai food stalls are set up to add to the enjoyment of sakura viewing.
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Hakkoda, Japan's Deep Powder Paradise shared Go Go Tohoku's video.February 22, 2018 at 8:00pm
With its abundance of over 2500 trees, cherry blossom tunnels and varieties of cherry trees and illuminations in the evenings, Hirosaki Park is one of the best spot well known for Cherry Blossom viewing.
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Hakkoda, Japan's Deep Powder Paradise added 3 new photos.February 20, 2018 at 8:00pm
Feel Nature Beauty. Registered as a UNESCO World Natural Heritage site in 1993, Shirakami Sanchi is the world's largest remaining virgin beech forest, where a unique ecosystem has been preserved. The main attraction of Shirakami Sanchi is the various hiking trails that lead through the forests to waterfalls, mountain peaks and lakes.
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Hakkoda, Japan's Deep Powder Paradise added 2 new photos.February 15, 2018 at 8:00pm
Deck arch bridge with 255 meters between each arch support is the longest in Japan! Jogakura Ohashi Bridge offers a wonderful and 360-degree view of the aurum leaves spreading out in the area surrounding the bridge.
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Hakkoda, Japan's Deep Powder Paradise added 3 new photos.February 13, 2018 at 8:00pm
Aomori Nebuta Festival is a spectacular annual event held in August. With millions attending to witness the vibrant festivities, the festival features gorgeous and vivid floats shaped after famous historical and mythological Japanese characters!
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