The Snow Country Region has a Huge Selection of resorts.  Our instructors CAN TEACH in all resorts and are happy to advise if you do not know where to choose. more detailed resort reviews will appear on our blog.

Maiko Snow REsort

One of the best resort for lessons in the region. Two magic carpet lifts and some great slopes on which to practice. Ski-in, ski-out accommodation. Course Map


With a bullet train station in the base of the resort this is an incredibly easy resort to reach. Course Map


Good variety of runs with lots of slopeside accommodation options. Links up to GALA Yuzawa as part of the 3 Mountains. Course Map


Long, wide slopes which are perfect for lower levels. One steep slope for experts. Has a magic carpet lift. Course Map

Yuzawa Kogen

Right in the center of Yuzawa town with a ropeway to the top slopes. Links to GALA Yuzawa. Course Map

KagurA & Tashiro

Kagura has some good runs for intermediates and experts and well-loved by backcountry fans. Course Map

Yuzawa Nakazato

Good terrain for beginners. Also has a magic carpet and sledging area. Course Map

Nozawa Onsen

An hour away from Yuzawa over in Nagano Prefecture. It is a popular resort, quaint village and a popular day trip for our clients. Course Map

NASPA Ski Garden

Skier-only resort with large hotel just on the outskirts of Yuzawa town. Course Map


Large resort with a Prince Hotel at the base. Linked to Tashiro by the 5.5 kilometer long Dragondola. Course Map


Very long main run accessed by ropeway. Good for experts and advanced. Course Map

Anywhere else?

We know that when you have found the right instructor it is a great idea to stick with them. We have taught ski and snowboard lessons in Niseko resorts, Hakuba resorts, Kijimadaira, Myoko resorts, Shiga Kogen, Karuizawa and Zao. Let us know where you are headed and we will get packing.