On Oct, 28 2014, Sapporo city had the first snow in this season. It is almost winter in Sapporo. Autumn has went through very fast. What is next entertainment in Hokkaido? It’s winter sports! Many of Ski Area, such as Niseko, Sapporo Kokusai Skiing Resort and Sapporo Teine will open the end of November, around Nov, 21st or 22nd.