A shopping mecca Hakuba is not, but if you are looking for outdoor gear then Hakuba does offer some great options.
Most of the rental shops offer a selection of gear for purchase and there are several specialty shops in town that supply gear.
Japanese consumers prize service and quality and you will find both in Hakuba.
- For Back Country Gear, make sure you visit Yamatoya, or Rappie.
- Looking for discounts on last years outerwear or skis and boots, Yamatoya is your shop.
- Looking for a boot fitter, check-out Boot Solutions in Wadano or head to Goryu Escal Plaza.
- Want to find some discounted well loved skis, try any of the rental shops early in the season