2019-2020 Ski Schools


Evergreen International Ski School

Teaching people to ski in Hakuba since 2000, they are the first & foremost English language ski school in Hakuba, Nagano, Japan. They offer a range of private ski & snowboard lessons for adults & children as well as a complete adult group lesson program. 3-5 year olds will find the perfect group and instructors in the Yeti Club, and 6-14 year olds can advance from learning the basics through to developing advanced skills in the Hakuba Heroes program. They also offer daycare for the little ones. From making your first turns to hitting steeps and more, our professional instructors are ready to take you to the next level.
Whether beginner or advanced, small child or adult, Evergreen International Ski School (EISS) has a program to suit your aspirations. The friendly and passionate team will take you and your family to the next level in an environment perfectly suited to delivering that extra special winter experience.

Hakuba Snow Sports

Hakuba Snow Sports School provides professional lessons for adults and children in skiing or snowboarding. You can join a group lesson or book your own private instructor. They want your skiing and snowboarding experience to be an enjoyable one and the instructors will give you all the information and training you need to have the time of your life on the slopes. So whether you are an absolute beginner or a freestyle guru we have a well-trained, friendly and professional instructor for you. Hakuba Snow Sports School teaches group lessons at Iimori Snow Resort but you can book half or full day private lessons for any resort in the Hakuba Valley. They have instructors who can teach in many different languages, please inquire if you have any special preferences.

Hakuba47 Ski Academy

Hakuba47 Ski Academy International is located at School Center, the base area of Hakuba47, right in front of the bus stops. Learn to ski & snowboard at Hakuba47 or in Hakuba Valley with awesome lessons, packages & programs for all ages above 4 & abilities. From your very first time on the snow to perfecting a new skill, there’s a lesson here for you! The lessons will be held in English. However, some of the instructors can also speak Chinese, French, Dutch, Danish, German, Italian, Greek etc.Please ask for availability. If you’re taking your very first steps onto the snow, strapping on a snowboard or clicking into skis for the first time, the amazing experienced ski and snowboard instructors will get you sliding in no time! Master all the basics for the first day with full day lesson. Have lessons in a group or privately – the choice is yours.

Hakuba Concierge

As a boutique ski school operating out of Hakuba 47 Winter Sports Park, we differ from conventional ski schools in a few way. They are the only ski school in Hakuba to exclusively offer private lessons and provide door to door transportation for every one of our service. Comprised of just a handful of extremely carefully selected instructors, they ensure the highest level of customer service and lesson quality. They believe in completely customized experiences that allow guests to manage their own time accordingly.With world famous snow, multiple resort options, numerous onsens and great lunch choices, the days are truly yours to design.

Frontier Snow School

Frontier is a boutique ski and snowboarding school located at Norikura Resort in the Hakuba Valley.  Their goal is to help our clients enjoying their time on the snow skiing or boarding.  We are professional, experienced teachers, knowledgeable and passionate about what we they do. The instructors are all Internationally Trained and Qualified and have years of teaching experience around the world. The instructors hold lessons in English but can also speak the following languages: Indonesian, Italian and Spanish.