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NOZAWA onsen

Nozawa onsen ski & snowboard lessons

Nozawa really does have something for everybody making the perfect destination for groups or families with mixed abilities. Beginners are well served with long, wide flat slopes. Park and pipe lessons take advantage of the well-shaped features and for those working on technique for steeps, moguls or powder they are spoilt for choice.

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SKI SLOPE MAP

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PRIVATE LESSONS

 

Private lessons will be customized to your needs.

Available at all levels and ages beginners to experts, children to adults.
Not sure what level you are?

Ski levels    Snowboard levels

*Available from
 Age (Ski): 3 years and older
 Age (Snowboard): 6 years and older
*Included: Lesson fee, lesson insurance
*Not included: Lift tickets, Rental equipment, lunch

Important: Instructor numbers are limited, advance bookings are a must.

 

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Price per instructor

1-8 people:

 Full day - 38,000 JPY

 (4 hours+1  hour break)

 AM Half day - 24,000 JPY

 (2 hours)

 PM Half day - 20,000 JPY

 (2 hours)

 

 Earlybird - 10,000 JPY

 (1 hour)

 Lunch time - 10,000 JPY

 (1 hours)

Extension: 

 10,000 JPY / 1 Hour

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GROUP LESSONS

Group lessons are only available for Beginners.

Not sure what level you are? 

Ski levels    Snowboard levels

Nozawa Ski School

Price per person

Adults: ages 15+

 Full day - 13,000 JPY / 4 Hours

 Half day - 9,000 JPY / 2 Hours

Kids: (Ski only) ages 7-14 (Max 8 per lesson)

 Full day - 14,000 JPY / 4 Hours + Lunch

 Half day - 9,000 JPY / 2 Hours

Infants: (Ski only) ages 4-6 (MAX 4 per lesson)

 Full day - 16,000 JPY / 4 Hours + Lunch

 Half day - 10,000 JPY / 2 Hours

*Available from
  Age (Ski): 3 years and older
  Age (Snowboard): 6 years and older
*Included: Lesson fee, lesson insurance
*Not included: Lift tickets, Rental equipment, lunch

Important: Instructor numbers are limited, advance bookings are a must.

OFFICE HOURS

Reception E-mail Web form
9:00 - 14:00 9:00 - 17:00 Submission available 24H

MEETING PLACE

Hikage Gondola

CANYONS reception counter at Hikage gondla base ski school.

GETTING THERE

How to access Nozawa onsen

NOZAWA ONSEN OFFICIAL HOMEPAGE

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By TRAIN

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By CAR

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Slope MAP

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WHAT LEVEL AM I?

Let's find the perfect lesson for you

SKI LEVELS

    

If you……

The next step

Beginner 

Have never skied before

Learn how to use equipment, Safety&Mountain Code, Stop in a wedge

Can Stop in a wedge

Make basic turn in a wedge, Learn to ride a chair lift

Novice

Can stop and make basic turn in a wedge

Link wedge turns and control speed in beginner(green) terrain

Can link wedge turns with confidence and control

Match skies to parallel at end of each turn, Build more confidence in novice(easy blue) terrain

Intermediate

Can match ski to parallel from middle of the turn

Ski novice(blue) terrain with confidence and control, Match skis earlier in the turns

Ski novice(blue) terrain with confidence and control, Match skies early in the turn

Make round parallel turns with control and pole plant, Learn to do different radious turns and control them

Advanced

Make strong turns on intermediate(blue/red) terrain with confidence and control, control size of the turns

Carving turns, Adopting to different terrain, Introduction to bumps, challenge steeper terrain

Dynamic carving turns with confidence, controlled turns in any condition or terrain

Precise technique in all conditions & terrain, Dynamism without effort

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SNOWBOARD LEVELS

 

If you……

The next step

Beginner

Have never snowboarded before

Learn how to use equipment, Safety&Mountain Code, Learn basic stance & balance on snowboard

Can't ride chair lift by yourself

Skating, Straight runs with one foot attached and stopping, basic side slip

Novice

Can ride chair lift and come down with controlled side slip

Pendulum(falling leaf), learning to use both edges(toe and heel), introduction to basic skidded turns

Can perform pendulum(falling leaf) with confidence, perform basic skidded turn

Penduluming on both edges, linking skidded turns

Intermediate

Can link skidded turn in beginner(green) terrain

Link skidded turn with confidence and control in beginner(green) terrain, learn to control speed with both turns(toe and heel)

Confidently link skidded turns in novice(blue) terrain

Learn to control turn shape and size, Introduction to basic carving

Can control basic carving turns on novice(blue) terrain, Can control turn shapes and sizes on novice(blue) terrain

Improve carving turns, Challenging steeper terrain, Introduction to basic freestyle moves on flats

Advanced

Can control carving turns on intermediate(blue/red) runs with various turn shapes and sizes

Refine carving skills, adopting to different terrain, basic tricks on flats

Can perform and control turns in various terrain/situations

Applying precise techniques to differnt terrain/situations

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A bit more important information

EQUIPMENT

Please arrange your own equipment, wear, cap or helmet, gloves, goggles and lift passes prior to lesson sign up
*Rental available at the resort for ski/board equipment and ski wear, including a wide range of demo equipment for higher level skiers/riders

CANCELLATION POLICY

■Cancellations made by customers (Includes decreasing booked numbers for group lesson)

15 - 7 days before: 20%

6-2 days before: 30%

day before:50%

on the day:100%

■Not showing at designated meeting time will be considered as on the day cancellation

For full day private lesson, personalised start times may be available upon request.

In some cases class age groups may be combined.

If a group lesson has less than 3 participants, they may be given the option to change to a private lesson (1 hour).

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