2019 Hakuba Ski & Snowboard Swap

Why the Ski Swap is Hakuba’s Opening Event of the 2019-2020 Season The snow is falling but have you sorted out your equipment for the season yet? Or maybe you have some extra gear lying around that you’d like to convert into cash. Look no further than the inaugural Hakuba Ski and Snowboard Swap 2019-2020. There’ll be bargains galore the weekend of December 14th and 15th at Hakuba Goryu’s Escal Plaza where everyone is welcome....


The JAPOW Experience 2019/20 – Winner Announced

We are super stoked to announce the winner of the Japow Experience for the 2019/2020 Winter season in Hakuba! It has been a challenge for us with so many great entries that it took us longer than expected. This season Macgregor Vidler will be ripping around Hakuba showing you all what a season in Hakuba is like! Make sure you give him a shout if you are here and join him for a shred!


Top 11 Things To Pack For Your Japan Ski Trip

If you’re looking for a packing list for you Japanese ski trip, this is not it. We aren’t here to tell you to pack your helmet and goggles and 2 pairs of underwear. We figure you know enough that you can figure out the basic necessities on your own. This list is here to help you add the last things to your bag before you leave to make sure you enjoy your trip to Japan. This is the list that everyone wishes they had read halfway through their trip when they can’t find what they need. ...