Originally Posted by Powderhounds

Hi Spike,

We have been to Hakuba and have reviewed this area. There is some huge mountains here. The only problem we found was that they were very strick about not skiing trees and out of bounds. Here are a couple links that might help:
<p><a href="http://www.powderhounds.com/Japan/Honshu/Hakuba.aspx">Hakuba</a></p>
<p><a href="http://www.powderhounds.com/Japan/Honshu/Hakuba/Accommodation.aspx">Hakuba Accommodation</a></p>

Cheers for that, looks good.

I'm not too worried about the off piste stuff. I'm a pretty decent skier but I'll be going with my girlfriend who's only been skiing once in her life.
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