FREERIDE PROGRAMS IN HAKUBA


ALL MOUNTAIN SKI AND SNOWBOARD TRAINING

FREERIDE WORKSHOPS

Got some skills that need refining?


Maybe you have always wanted to learn some high end progressions with the Pros? We have assembled that team of specialist trainers who will take you to terrain that others can not, challenge you with cutting edge instruction techniques and keep you moving toward your skiing / snowboarding goals. Our workshops are designed for the rider who wants to push themselves into unfamiliar territory, explore parts of the mountain that were previously inaccessible and learn skills to master this new terrain.

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INTRO TO FREERIDE WORKSHOP (1 DAY)

RIDE HARD, RIDE SAFE


Bored of riding the slopes? Interested in exploring new terrain? Looking to develop new skills? Join us for 1-day Introduction to Off-Piste program where you will learn the basic riding and safety skills to ride off-piste with our internationally recognized ISIA trainers who have the keys to make it happen. Gain the skills needed to become an expert rider on AND off the resort.

What is included

  • 1 Day of instructional inbounds guiding and technical coaching.
  • Technical skiing skills performance training
  • Learn the technique, turns and resources needed in the off-piste
  • 3-piece set
  • Off-piste terrain access

Where

Meet at Evergreen Alpine Academy (Iwatake). Click here for access details.

When

Group lessons: Thursdays & Saturdays.
(A minimum of 3 pax is required to run the program).
(Max 6 ppl in a workshop group)
Group lessons will run from Thursday 27th Dec to Sat 9th March.


Private:
Daily (depending on instructor availability).

Time: 8.30 – 15.30 (meet at 8:15)

Required

  • Hakuba Valley Lift tickets
  • Lunch
  • High ability level (able to ski safety in all slopes with different rhythm, speed and radius)

Price

Group: ¥19,500 per person

Private full day: ¥57,500 (1 pax)+¥6,000 (each additional pax)
6 hours (8.00 to 15.00)

Private half day: ¥41,000 (1 pax)+¥6,000 (each additional pax)
3 hours (8.00 to 11.00 or 13.00 to 16.00)

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STEEP & DEEP CLINIC (ADVANCE FREERIDE)

Take It Further, MOVE TO THE NEXT LEVEL


You’re doing Japan so let’s be realistic… you’re looking for faceshots. Deep powder. You want to get inside the White Room but it’s not always that easy to find the door! Don’t worry, we’ve got you covered. Join us for 1 day of exploration and mountain hopping with our internationally recognised ISIA trainers who have the keys to the terrain you want to ski… AND the ability to help you unlock the door to the skills you need to ride it like a pro.

What Is Included

  • 1 Day of instructional inbounds guiding and technical coaching
  • Advance technics to develop at Off-Piste terrain
  • Develop the technique, turns and resources needed in the off-piste
  • 3-piece set
  • Off piste terrain access

Required

  • Hakuba Valley Lift ticket
  • Freeride experience level (experience of freeriding in deep and steep terrain)
  • Lunch
  • High ability level (able to ski safety in all slopes with different rhythm, speed and radius)

Where

Meet at Evergreen Alpine Academy (Iwatake). Click here for access details.

When

Group lessons: Fridays.
(A minimum of 3 pax is required to run the program).
(Max 6 ppl in a workshop group)
Group lessons will run from Friday 28th Dec to Friday 8th March.


Private:
Daily (depending on instructor availability).

Time: 8.30 – 15.30 (meet at 8:15)

Price

Group: ¥19,500 per person

Private full day: ¥57,500 (1 pax)+¥6,000 (each additional pax)
6 hours (8.00 to 15.00)

Private half day: ¥41,000 (1 pax)+¥6,000 (each additional pax)
3 hours (8.00 to 11.00 or 13.00 to 16.00)

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5 DAYS FREERIDE EXPERIENCE

Improve Your Riding in Hakuba


Get the coaching and feedback that you have always wanted so you can take your riding to the next level.

Experience quality time on snow with an internationally recognized ISIA instructor trainer who will help you develop the skills you need to shred the terrain you’ve been dreaming of.

What Is Included

    • 5 Days of instructional inbounds guiding and technical coaching. Technical skiing or snowboarding skills performance to develop to sportier and safety
    • Video analysis sessions
    • 3-piece set
    • Off piste terrain access
    • Standard procedures / terrain explanation
    • Safety awareness presentation
    • Avalanche rescue training and scenarios

Require

      • Lift tickets (Please purchase a Hakuba Valley Lift Ticket)
      • Freeride experience level (experience of freeriding in deep and steep terrain)
      • Lunch
      • Accommodation

Price

5 DAY PACKAGE: ¥73,500 (per person)

Dates

– Wednesday 2nd January to Sunday 6th January
– Wednesday 9th January to Sunday 13th January
– Wednesday 15th January to Sunday 20th January
– Monday 21st January to Friday 25th January
– Monday 28th January to Friday 1st February
– Monday 11th February to Friday 15th February
– Monday 18th February to Friday 22th February
– Friday 8th March to Tuesday 12th March
*Other dates available upon request
*A minimum of 5 persons is required to run the group lesson

 

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2 WEEKS FREERIDE EXPERIENCE

Improve Your Riding in Hakuba


Join us for two weeks of adventure and personal development as you take your first steps to learning about avalanche safety, freeride and backcountry travel.

Not only will you walk away with AST1 and CRC certificate, you’ll never look at the mountains in the same way. This mind blowing course that will expand your horizons forever

What Is Included

– 5 days freeride experience workshop
– 2 days Advance freeride experience
– 1 day Introduction to BC
– 2 days of Avalanche Skills Training (AST)
– 1 day Companion Rescue Course (CRC)
– 5 days AST2 + MAT training
– Experience in Freeride Events as a rider or staff
– Off piste terrain access
– Video analysis and biomechanical feedback session
– Transport between resorts

Require

      • Lift tickets (Please purchase a Hakuba Valley Lift Ticket)
      • Freeride experience level (experience of freeriding in deep and steep terrain)
      • Lunch
      • Accommodation

Price

2 WEEKS PACKAGE: ¥280,500 (per person)

*Private program available upon request

Dates

– Wednesday 2nd January to Wednesday 30th January
– Monday 4th February to Sunday 3rd March

*Other dates available upon request

*A minimum of 5 persons is required to run the group lesson

 

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1 MONTH FREERIDE DREAM

Improve Your Riding in Hakuba


Join us for one month of learning about safety and awereness in the best adventure of your life.
You will understand the snow and the mountain as you never would have imagined before.
You will move forward in your personal development, freeriding and backcountry experience.
Not only will you walk away with AST1 & 2 and CRC & MAT certificate, you’ll never look at the mountains in the same way. This mind blowing course that will expand your horizons forever

What Is Included

      • 5 days freeride experience workshop
      • 2 days Advance freeride experience
      • 1 day Introduction to BC
      • 2 days of Avalanche Skills Training (AST)
      • 1 day Companion Rescue Course (CRC)
      • Off piste terrain access
      • Video analysis and biomechanical feedback session
      • Transport between resorts
      • Includes 3-piece set

Require

      • Lift tickets (Please purchase a Hakuba Valley Lift Ticket)
      • Freeride experience level (experience of freeriding in deep and steep terrain)
      • Lunch
      • Accommodation

Price

2 WEEKS PACKAGE: ¥145,500 (per person)

*Private program available upon request

Dates

– Monday 7th January to Sunday 20th January
– Monday 11th February to Sunday 24th February
– Monday 4th March to Sunday 17th March

*Other dates available upon request

*A minimum of 5 persons is required to run the group lesson

 

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