Hakuba Village Shopping Guide - HAKUBA VALLEY

Discover the best shopping in Hakuba. The Hakuba's Best Shopping recommendations by local.

2019/2020 Kids Ski Free in HAKUBA VALLEY on the third Sunday of every month

The third Sunday of every month is Kids' Free Day at HAKUBA VALLEY. Third Sunday of every month, Kids under 12 are free of charge for skiing/snowboarding in Hakuba valley. Kids' Free Days of 2019/2020 winter season are December 15, January…

When will ski resorts in HAKUBA VALLEY open for the 2019/2020 snow season?

Ski/Snowboard season in HAKUBA is right around the corner. We are waiting for snow resorts opening day. There is the prior opening dates in the last four years.

How to prepare for a Typhoon in Japan? How to find information?

A strong Typhoon Hagibis (Typhoon No. 19) hitting in Japan. These sites have an English page that you can get information about a typhoon. Forecast Japanese Meteorological Agency -You can get the latest information about a typhoon. NEWS NH…

Mt. Shirouma - First Snow of the 2019-2020 Winter in HAKUBA VALLEY

News from Hakuba Sanso Lodge. Today marked the first snowfall of the 2019/2020 winter season at Mount Shirouma. The temperature was minus two degrees celsius this morning (Oct 9, 2019). Winter is just around the corner!

How not to drop your iPhone off the chair lift

Have you ever dropped your phone off the chair lift? Every year a lot of skiers and snowboarders drop their phone from the chair lifts. I am using "Coil Strap" for not drop my iPhone off the chair lifts. Attach the coil strap to the iPhone…

What is the gogglesoc?

goglesoc protect your googles with style. gogglesoc is a goggle cover company based in Whistler, BC, Canada. gogglesoc founders Andy Taylor, Richard Adrian-Smith, and Josh Gray developed a solution to scratched and scuffed goggle lenses wi…

Autumn in Hakuba - September 2019

Autumn arrives in Hakuba. Autumn is one of my favorite seasons. Rice paddy fields turned golden yellow. Autumn flowers are in full bloom. My favorite things to do is go for a walk to get fresh air and admire the autumn colors. In a couple …

He is Hakuba village mascot "Victoire Cheval Blanc MURAO III"

Have you met him in Hakuba? If you have visited Hakuba, you may have met him. His name is "Victoire Cheval Blanc MURAO III," Everyone calls him "MURAO." MURAO is the regional mascot for Hakuba village. "Victoire Cheval Blanc" meaning "Vict…

Before you hit the slopes in Hakuba, get familiar with HAKUBA RULES

Before you hit the slopes in Hakuba, get familiar with Hakuba Rules. The Hakuba Rules are official rules for the safety of all visitors to the Hakuba Valley and its ski resorts.