Late Summer Update

It is still hot here in Snow Country but as August comes to a close we are looking forward to autumn, and then it won’t be long until the snow

Summer Skiing at Kagura

We are into July now so we only have to wait until late November until the first resort in the Yuzawa area opens up for Winter 2018/19. We’ll update opening

Join the Team at Snow Country Instructors – Winter 2018/19

We are on the search again for a few awesome instructors to join our team for Winter 2018/19 in Japan. Snow Country Instructors are a boutique international ski school based

Unbiased Advice from Snow Country Instructors

We are always happy to answer questions about the Yuzawa area, Minami Uonuma area, Snow Country Region, or skiing and snowboarding in Japan in general. Often when we are dealing

Winter Season 2017/18 in Yuzawa

The summer heat and humidity seems to have passed for another year and autumn is setting in.  Long sleeves are coming out and the thicker blankets are back on the

Recruiting Instructors for Japan Winter 17/18

Spring is here in Snow Country, though we’ve had a bit of fresh snow in the last few days to keep the slopes topped up and in good condition. We’ve

Telemark Skiing in Snow Country

Free the heel! We have been having some good snow recently, and there are lots of holiday makers enjoying the winter conditions in the many resorts around Yuzawa. Skiing lessons

Kaizen/Continuous Improvement.

We believe that no one ever completely masters anything, and so you must always be looking to improve. Training and practice need to continue if you want to maintain your

Work With Us FAQs

We’ve still got a few weeks of the season left and are enjoying the spring skiing, but we’re already thinking about putting together an awesome team for the next winter.

Skiing in Hakuba

Our home base is the Yuzawa/Minami Uonuma area but we love to head out and ski wherever our clients and friends ask us to slide about with them. This has