Norikura Ski Resort is located to the north of Hakuba Village and is conntected with Cortina and can be accessed with a common lift ticket. Many people head to Cortina and overlook Norikura which makes it a great place to get away from the crowds. All the buses heading to Cortina stop at Norikura as well which can be caught from the Happo Information Center.
Norikura is a more old school Japanese ski resort and has less accessible tree runs than Cortina but still plenty of powder and fun riding to be had. Norikura has 9 lifts spread over 500 metres of vertical. Norikura also has access to some great backcountry areas too.