Rusutsu resort receives 13 meters of snow a year and with its location being ideal for super dry powder, it is a winter paradise for powder lovers. The resort has three mountains with 37 different trails, known for being spacious and tranquil, surrounded by beautiful woodlands allowing for a great winter escape. There are a range of winter activities, from snow mobiles and cross country skiing to horseback riding, as well as some fun indoor sports. The resort also hosts a delicious range of food including tempura and sashimi, all made with the freshest of ingredients, and offers seasonal specialties from Hokkaido which are sure to satisfy after a day on the slopes.
By public transportation
From New Chitose Airport, take the Rusutsu Big Runs Bus to the resort, be sure to book 7 days in advance. From Sapporo City, near JR Sapporo Station, take the free shuttle Rusutsu-Go bus to the resort.
Address: 13, Izumikawa, Rusutsu, Abuta, Hokkaido Prefecture
Airport: New Chitose Airport
Tsuruga Adventure Base SIRI (Lake Akan/Akan River/Hyotan Marsh fishing (full day)
Betsukai Ice Horizon
Shiraoi Ainu Museum (Porotokotan)
Shiroi Koibito no Oka (White Lovers' Hill)
The March of the Penguins (Asahiyama Zoo)
Enjoy Hokkaido all year round! Traverse Chitose’s Bibi River in a canoe
Clock Tower (Tokeidai)
Furano Flower Fields