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Myoko Kogen is located one hour north of Nagano in the Niigata prefecture, in the heart of the Joshinetsu National Park.
The area comprises four separate ski resorts, Myoko Suginohara, Ikenotaira Onsen, Akakura Kanko and Akakura Onsen, all linked by local shuttle bus. The region famously often receives some of the heaviest snowfalls in Japan. Lift passes include all 4 ski areas. Myoko Kogen does allow some off piste skiing in some areas.
Myoko is located fairly close to a number of other popular ski and snowboard resort areas in neighbouring Nagano Prefecture, including Madarao Kogen, Nozawa Onsen, Shiga Kogen, and smaller resorts such as Seki Onsen Araiski resort.