Now bindings are the biggest revolution in snowboard technology in 18 years. Enhance your edge control, reduce your foot fatigue, and customize your damper this is like no other and a game changer that will bring the best out of the beast you are riding. Ride, K2, Burton, union, Morrow etc are all basicall the same functionality rebadged - join the revolution and step up to NOW.
Yuske is upon the list of my most respected mountaineers and winter guides in Japan. Years of exploration and hardcore quests with an international thirst for accreditation and and educated approach cant put you in much safer hands than under the guidance of this true gentleman.
Fitwell are mountaineering boots for splitboarders.
Vibram curved sole for splitmode, a hard toe for when bootpacking on ice, a counter levered heel to reduce overhang, combined with the workmanship of an old established Italian footwear manufacturer.
Spark R&D began in 2006 and have evolved as the goto Splitboard binding manufacturers on the planet. Simple functional and priced competitively. The Boarding Co represent Spark as their warranty centre.
Snowlines is easy to recommend.
Steve has attention to detail and provides his customers with undivided attention. Optional value shuttle services makes and a bus stop at his front door puts most resorts within a short commute.
Mik does not fit the average real estate salesman's image. He is honest, delivers what he promises on time and will never forget your request. Beyond that he has been part of this community for 20 years.
Damian offers comprehensive avalanche and backcountry training seminars in both Hakuba and Australia. If you are heading or interested in backcountry an educated approach is essential if you wish to keep doing it for any length of time.
Paul Chatwin is a multiple national MTB champion in Japan and for the 24 years I have known him out here all he has done is "ride". As a retired professional athlete he seems to be enjoying his afterlife as a logistics master of freeride tours and anything bike related Japan.
Although the website is in Japanese the Icons and symbols used by those with the relevant training are universal. Japan avalanche network also provide training AST 1,2 aswell a Guide Level 1,2 to enable accreditation within the Japan guiding network.
Hakuba Car rental is with out doubt Hakubas quality car rental shop. Well maintained tidy vehicles at competitive rates. Monkey tours, Matsumotto castle, Nozawa onsen dashes share a vehicle between you and you will beat the crowd AND save money.
Fully insured, and licenced. Please Note International Drivers permit required to drive in Japan NO foreign licences are applicable.
Goumet Take away Hakuba.
Fish and Chips, Roast Chicken, Charcoal Chicken, Portuguese Chicken, Fish Tacos, etc
Eat in or Order online , home delivered (Winter Season).
See website for most recent details www.Fish-rebulik.com
Hakubas original and truly 1st class hotel. We all know Japanese level of service surpasses most places on the planet and La Neige give that level of detail with class and a subtleness that reflect on years of Japanese hospitality.