Sports Spots in Hokkaido Area

  • Sapporo Bankei Ski Area
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    4.0
    111 Reviews
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    Hokkaido Sapporoshi Chuou-ku Bankei 410
    Ski resort in Sapporo City in Chuo Ward. Lots of visitors use this ski resort in the winter but summer offers a wide variety of activities as well. Try the tennis courts the park golf course and other outdoor leisure activities. They also offer ski rentals and skiing classes for beginners.

    Bankei ga daisuki!Superb!We had an excellent time on the slopes.Our Sapporo trip was all about skiing.And since it was our 1st time in Japan, we had planned to ski close to the city.Glad we chose...

  • Sapporo Dome
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    Hokkaido Sapporoshi Toyohira-ku Hitsujigaoka 1
    Sapporo Dome is located in the southeast of the city and is Sapporo’s largest all-weather indoor dome. It is one of a few stadiums in the world that are home to two professional teams in soccer and baseball, which are Consadole Sapporo and the Hokkaido Nippon Ham Fighters. It is widely used as a transmission point for sports and entertainment, holding global sporting competitions and large-scale concerts with more than 50,000 people. There are also dome tours that allow you to see behind the scenes.
  • Sahoro Resort Ski Area
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    4.0
    96 Reviews
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    Hakuba-gun, Shintoku-gun, Hokkaido Hakubatsu Kogen
    A ski resort located in Shintoku Town Kamikawa County Hokkaido. Here you can enjoy skiing amidst a beautiful landscape while enjoying the scenery of the Tokachi Plain area. The resort is characterized by its low water content down snow which differs from the snow of areas with heavier snowfalls. In January and February skiers can catch sight of diamond dust and sun pillar (light pillar) phenomena. The resort's courses range from beginner to advanced and equipment can be rented at the rental shop.

    Awesome snow. Can be randomly busy with school groups but really not a crowded ski resort, far from it. Trails are well groomed, lift queues are mostly non-existent. Three times visiting here, always...

  • Kamui Ski Links
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    4.0
    63 Reviews
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    Hokkaido Asahikawashi Kamuichou Nishioka 112
    Ski resort in Ashikawa City. One of the largest ski resorts in northern Hokkaido where skiers can enjoy fresh powdered snow. Among the 10 ski runs including beginner and advanced slopes there is an FIS (International Ski Federation) recognized pole training course. Easy access from Ashikawa or Sapporo making this a popular leisure spot for skiers.

    Easy to access from Asahikawa for day trips. Excellent range of slopes and plenty of off Piste runs if you search a bit more than usual.

  • Sapporo Moiwayama Ski Resort
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    4.0
    51 Reviews
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    Hokkaido Sapporoshi Minami-ku Moiwashita 1991
    A ski resort opened in 1960 and located in Sapporo City Hokkaido. Located very close to urban Sapporo the resort is for skiers only and is the only slope in Hokkaido to prohibit snowboarding. The resort has 10 different courses and everyone from beginners to advanced skiers can have fun here. The Sapporo Moiwayama Ski Resort Festival is also held here each year and the facility is a popular destination for locals.

    so beautiful place, with light snow fall make my vacation perfect! just that i was expecting ski rental there which turn out to be not exist.

  • Katsura Golf Club
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    4.0
    16 Reviews
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    Hokkaido Tomakomaishi Uenae 577-1
    This golf course is in Tomakomai City, Hokkaido. This course is an all-bentgrass hill and woods course, a rarity in Japan. This difficult 18-hole course, embraced by Hokkaido's glorious natural scenery, is famous as a test of skill. The 18th hole also has a hoary 200 year old sacred Katsura tree, the source of the golf course's name.

    東京から2泊3日のゴルフ旅行で、その中日にラウンドしました。 ややトリッキーなホールもあり、ラフが深いところも多く、私の腕前では苦労しました。 いつか再チャレンジします。

  • Sapporo Kitahiroshima Golf Club
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    3.5
    15 Reviews
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    Hokkaido Kitahiroshimashi Nakanosawa 450-1
    This is a massive 2,800,000 square meter golf course in Kitahiroshima city. They offer three courses with 54 holes, including the Minami (South) Course, needing pinpoint accuracy, the Higashi (East) Course requiring deep thought and strategy, and the one-way Nishi (West) Course. They also have lodging facilities, allowing for more leisurely golf enjoyment.

    もう10年以上前になると思いますが、こちらのゴルフ場がプリンスホテルのゴルフ場だった時代に主人と一度プレイしたことがありまして、アイランドグリーン風の池越えホールがあった印象が残っていまして、再チャレンジに来ました。ゴルフ場は、「南コース」「東コース」「西コース」の合計54ホールありました。ゴルフ場に問合せをしましたら、私の記憶に残っていましたアイランドグリーン風の池越えがあるコースは、「西コース...

  • Sapporo Golf Club Wattsu Course
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    4.0
    16 Reviews
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    Hokkaido Kitahiroshimashi Wattsu 77
    This golf course in Kitahiroshima city was opened in 1958. The Wattsu Course, offering a view of the grand scenery of Kitahiroshima, is famous as the first Hokkaido course designed by Japanese course planner Seiichi Inoue. It's used as a tournament course for the ANA Open Golf Tournament and other events.

    オーソドックスだが難しいコースとその手入れ、歴史、格式とも北海道随一のゴルフ場。トーナメント後のラフの深さでボール見失うこともしばしば。しかし、輪厚ルールというのがあり探しても見つからないときはあると思われる場所から代打できる。値段は高いがプレイする価値あり。レストランの輪厚ラーメンも美味い。

  • Sapporo Teine
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    3.5
    3 Reviews
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    Hokkaido Sapporoshi Teine-ku Teinehonchou 593
    Sapporo Teine is the largest leisure facility in the suburbs of Sapporo. About 40 minutes from Sapporo City center, it enjoys good access, being a mere seven minutes from the Teine Interchange on the Sapporo Expressway. The Highland Zone with an elevation of 1,023 meters is a ski resort which was also used as a competition venue at the Sapporo Olympics held in 1972. There are plenty of ski slope attractions including the Terrain Park with its dynamic atmosphere and the Kyoryu Kids Park, where powerful dinosaurs can be played with. There is also free all-day parking that can accommodate 3,000 cars.

    Came on a morning bus tour - the chairlift ride to the top was beautiful, with a brilliant view from the top. The ride is steep but never too far from the ground as it follows the steep slope...

  • Nidom Classic Course
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    4.5
    8 Reviews
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    Hokkaido Tomakomaishi Uenae 430
    A golf club located in Tomakomai City, Hokkaido. The club has two courses-Nispa and Ikoro-and players can golf while enjoying views of vast forests and clear mountain streams. The clubhouse has a restaurant notable for its classical atmosphere and use of wood and stone.

    白樺の森の中に開かれたコース。 大変美しいコースでした。 ニドムを回り、翌日はザノースに行きました。 ノースは広々としていてこれも北海道らしい良いコースですが、ニドムの方が美しいです。 エゾ鹿やキツネの姿も見られて楽しめました。 ただちょっと値段が高いのが難点といえば難点。

  • Kiroro Resort
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    Hokkaido Yoichigunakaigawamura Tokiwa 128-1
    This ski resort and Marriott hotel is open all year round in Akaigawa Yoichi Hokkaido. Enjoy your winter with outstanding Hokkaido winter sports glamping hot springs and their swimming pool. The summer time brings park golf kayaking tours and a variety of other activities which you can enjoy all year round.
  • Sapporo Kokusai Ski Resort
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    Hokkaido Sapporoshi Minami-ku Jouzankei 937 ahead
    This ski resort is in Sapporo's Minami Ward. The expansive resort has seven slopes for everyone from beginners to experts. There are also snowboard courses and children's slopes so snowboarders and family groups are also welcome. They also offer clothing and other rentals as well as ski-related goods for sale.
  • Hokkaido Bank Curling Stadium
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    4.0
    12 Reviews
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    Hokkaido Sapporoshi Toyohira-ku Tsukisamuhigashichijou 9
    The Curling Stadium, opened in September 2012, is the first public sporting facility for curling open all year round in Japan. In addition to providing opportunities for enjoying winter sports, the stadium was built to host various conventions including international competitions, and as a place for people to enjoy sport. On days when there are no competitions, sports classes such as yoga and other exercises, as well as curling can be enjoyed here. You can hire curling equipment such as shoes and sliders making it easy to have a go at this sport without the need for your own kit.

    Approximately 20 curlers from the Vancouver Nisei Curling Club attended the Senior Curling Bonspiel. The facility is top notch. The ice was fabulous. Thank you to all the organizers. You are the best.

  • Shin Chitose Country Club
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    4.0
    2 Reviews
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    Hokkaido Chitoseshi Kyouwa 1392
    A golf club located in Chitose City, Hokkaido. The club has two courses for a total of 36 holes-the undulating Hamanasu course and the Horoka course, where you can enjoy golfing in the great outdoors of Hokkaido. The club can also be used for a variety of club-based games.

    北海道では普通とのことでしたが18ホールをスルーで利用いたしました。景色もよくてたのしいゴルフが楽しめました。

  • Furano Ski Resort
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    Hokkaido Furanoshi Nakagoryou
    Furano Ski Resort is a ski resort in Furano owned by New Furano Prince Hotel. There are two areas with a total of 24 courses can be enjoyed by advanced through to beginner skiers; the Kitanomine zone has good quality snow and a diverse array of courses while the Furano zone mainly has long run courses. In January to February you can ski on a surface of dry powder snow. Snowboarding is available on all courses. There is also a kids experience program which is perfect for first-time skiers and playing in the snow.
  • Hokkaido Brooks Country Club
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    4.0
    9 Reviews
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    Hokkaido Tomakomaishi Uenae 437
    This is a golf course in Tomakomai City. With over 1.6 million square meters of space, the contrasting scenery between the kara pines and white birches is lovely, offering a chance to truly enjoy the outdoors as you play. They also have a restaurant serving a full menu, from light meals to hot-pot cooking, as well as dishes to maximize sports performance planned by an athletic food meister, like the Boiled Egg Rice Bowl.

    This is our first Hokkaido Golf trip and we choose to play our ‘virgin’ game in this course due to its proximity to Airport. Today is a good weather; little sunlight and cool breeze. However it’s...

  • Nukabira Onsen Ski Area
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    4.0
    8 Reviews
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    Hokkaido Kato-gun Kamishihoro Cho Nukabira Gensen Go Minami-ku 75
    "A ski area where visitors can enjoy some of the highest quality powder snow in Japan. Situated inside Daisetsuzan National Park, known to some as the ""playground of the gods,"" from the top of the mountain visitors can enjoy a commanding view of the majestic mountains of the Higashi Daisetsu area and Lake Nukabira. The resort boasts an abundant variety of courses, including the Dynamic Course, a natural halfpipe; the Challenge Course, which experiences a maximum slope of 24 degrees; and a forest course perfect for beginners, with visitors saying the whole family can have fun here. The resort is also used for all kinds of tournaments, such as the JOC Junior Olympic Cup. After a day on the slopes, the best thing to do is stop by the Nukabira Gensenkyo, where you'll find hot spring bathhouses with baths constantly replenished from a source spring ""kakenagashi style."""

    サラサラのパウダースノーを楽しめるスノーリゾートは北海道にはたくさん存在しますが、ぬかびら源泉郷スキー場はそのなかでも群を抜いて最高級です。ニセコや富良野などが注目される中穴場的な存在です。スキー場の規模はそんなに大きくありませんが満足できるコースばかりです。

  • Pippu Ski Resort
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    4.0
    7 Reviews
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    Hokkaido Kamikawa-gun Pippucho Kita 7-sen 17
    A ski resort which commands a view of the vast Kamikawa Basin backed by Hokkaido's great blue sky and the Daisetsuzan Volcanic Group. Everyone from beginners to advanced skiers can enjoy skiing across huge slopes covered with powder snow on the resort's nine highly variegated courses.

    本州からのツアーには決して組み込まれることのないスキー場ですが、本州ではなかなかお目にかかれない超幅広斜面を気持ちよく滑ることができる、稀有なスキー場です。 標高差は330mしかありませんが、コースバリエーションが思いの外豊富なので、1日いても飽きないと思います。 また、北海道内陸部の特長として、雪質がいい割に晴天率が高いことや、リフト券や食事の安さ、レストハウスの建て替えがされたばかりなのもポイ...

  • Hayakita Country Club
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    4.0
    2 Reviews
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    Hokkaido Yufutsugunabirachou Hayakitashinei 671-1
    This golf course is in Abira, Yufutsu County. You can enjoy golf on the expansive greens with a wonderful view of the Yufutsu plain and the Pacific Ocean. There are two courses, the north and south. The club house has a spacious atrium, white from ceiling to floor, which creates a sense of space and airiness. The clubhouse also features a restaurant offering dishes made with Hokkaido specialties.

    10年以上長年利用してます、空港から近いので午後スルーでいつも予約、スタート前に軽くツマミで一杯飲んで出るのがいつものパターン、南はちょっとトリッキー、今年のラフは粘っこくて重い、レイアップしないと出なかった❗グリーンもメチャクチャ重い、感覚が狂う⁉️

  • Tarumae Country Club
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    4.0
    1 Reviews
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    Hokkaido Tomakomaishi Nishikioka 491
    This is a venerable golf course in Tomakomai, Hokkaido, opened in 1963. This is a wide open course of 27 holes, surrounded by typical Hokkaido scenery. The flat layout is popular with women players. You can also make reservations for one, so it's perfect for more casual golfing.

    千歳市に宿泊し、一人ゴルフでエントリーして訪問してきました。当日は地元のご婦人の他は関西と自分を含めて東京からのビジターでしたが、北海道特有の雄大なレイアウトで多少曲がってもOBはほとんど出ないのでスコアもまとまります。コース整備もきちんとなされていて快適なラウンドで大いに楽しめました。平日だったので、料金もリーズナブルでした。

Hokkaido Areas

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Not just a prefecture but an island of its own, Hokkaido is the most northerly prefecture and island of the Japanese archipelago. Arriving in Hokkaido, which is rural and bursting with breathtaking nature, means entering a world where vast national parks, towering mountains, and natural hot springs can be found at every turn. Come December, these natural splendors freeze over and morph into a winter wonderland.

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