Rusutsu, Japan

Rusutsu Resort


Epic Australia Pass Access

5 Consecutive Days





About Rusutsu

Rusutsu Resort, located in central Hokkaido, receives an average annual snowfall of 45 feet (14 meters) and has some of the best powder and tree skiing found anywhere in the world. The resort, comprised of three separate mountains, offers all levels of ski and snowboard terrain with more than 37 trails, connected by four gondolas and 14 lifts, with two terrain parks and 1,378 acres (42 km) of terrain. Rusutsu’s immaculately groomed trails, powder bowl access and beautiful woodland scenery is ideal for skiers and riders of all levels. Located 90 minutes from Sapporo’s airport, Rusutsu enjoys unbeatable proximity for ski travellers and cultural explorers alike.


Rusutsu Resort is located amongst the Northern Alps of Japan, in central Hokkaido, the north most island of Japan. Approximately 1 hour and 40 minute drive from Sapporo, the closest major city and New Chitose Airport, the closest international airport.

Where to Stay

Rusutsu Resort provides a variety of accommodation suited to every budget / need.  Accommodation options include; hotel rooms, log cabins, cottages and lodges. Check out The Westin Rusutsu Resort for on-mountain accommodation, or look at off-mountain accommodation options in Kutchan, Hokkaido.

Experience of a Lifetime

Japan provides guests with a unique cultural experience. Meet the snow monkeys, or take a dip in one of the countries many traditional Onsens, spend some time feasting on the incredible food or get lost in one of Japan's modern cities; boasting a population of over 125 million, Japan welcomes international tourism and promises to deliver a safe and memorable 'experience of a lifetime'.



Visiting Rusutsu With Your Pass?

Check out our Epic Australia Pass Help Centre for all you need to know to prepare for your trip to Rusutsu with your Epic Australia Pass. Learn how to pick up your Pass in Japan, plus more. Our friendly Epic Australia Pass team are here to help.




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