THE WHITE SEASON IN HAKUBA
SNOWBOARDING / SKIING
Hakuba Valley is the largest snow destination in Japan, with more than 10 resorts to chose from, over 200 combined runs and an annual snowfall of 11 meters, it's a win win by coming to Hakuba. With perfectly groomed on piece runs, world class tree runs, and some of the most accessible big mountain back country in the world, Hakuba will accommodate to all kinds of snow dwellers. So if its your first time in the snow or you're a backcountry sensei, Hakuba's got you covered!! If you're looking to get started and want some lessons on the snow we can arrange private or group lessons with the best in the business in Hakuba. If you're needing gear, we can arrange that too no problems.
If you're looking to get started and want some lessons on the snow we can arrange private or group lessons with the best in the business here in Hakuba.
If you need to hire some equipment, just let us know and we can make it easy for you and organise some equipment hire here in Hakuba ready to go so when you arrive you're good to go.
KNOWING THE TERRAIN:
Talk to our team, the crew are always up for a chat about what to do and where to go. We can help you guys make the right choices on the day to make sure you get the maximum amount of froth on your stay here in Hakuba.
Hakuba is one of the best and easiest places to explore the backcountry, but it should never be taken lightly. If you're going to be exploring off piece terrain, make sure you have the right equipment and information to make sure you and all other people on the mountains are safe.
We recommend that the best way to experience the backcountry is to book a tour with our good friends at GOOD GUIDES. With years of experience in Hakuba and all around the world in guiding, mountain and avalanche safety, and all round mountaineering. GOOD GUIDES will make sure you are well equipped and correctly informed to make the right decisions in the mountains. So if its Ski touring, Splitboard tours or snow shoe tours you want, they've got you covered and will show you some of the best lines of your life.
OFF THE SLOPES
We know that the mountains are what brought you here but after a few days in the pow it can take quite a toll on the body. If you're thinking you need a little break from the slopes, Hakuba and surrounding areas has much to offer other than Skiing/Snowboarding. With a rage of attractions from nature and wildlife to historical, architectural, and cultural, Hakuba can be a great place to soak in some of Japan's ancient and captivating cultural experiences. So talk to us about things to keep the froth alive when you're having your down days. Here are a few of the attractions that you can do while on your trip:
Nagano Zenkoji Temple
Jigokudani Monkey Park
Japanese cooking classes
Shrines / cultural sight seeing
Sight seeing tours
Ture players skatepark