Lessons in English: Gondola Snowsports (Niseko)

Website: http://gondolasnowsports.com
Email: lessons@gondolasnowsports.com
Phone: 0136 23 2665

Gondola Snowsports (GoSnow) is the official international snowsports school of Grand Hirafu Resort in Niseko, Japan. We are dedicated to international visitors and all lessons are conducted in English by a team of professional and accredited instructors and trainers from Australia, New Zealand, North America and Europe.

Gondola Snowsports is the only ski school in Niseko-Hirafu with a base at the main Gondola and the only school with on-snow beginner and kids' facilities, including:

• Magic carpet
• Lunch, rest and toilet facilities

We want our customers to get the most from their time with us and we have set class limits to allow each learner in a group lesson to get the personal attention they need.

Adult group lessons: 6 persons maximum
Kids’ group lessons: 8 persons maximum

New for 2015/16
Priority Lift Lines At the Hirafu High Speed Gondola and Ace Quad (Centre 4) lifts
More Instructors Increased by 50% during peak periods
Price Freeze No increase in prices from 2014/15
Kids Passport For Yama Riders and Ninja Kids to easily track progress
First Timer Pack Full day adult group lesson, lift ticket and all rental gear (including wear)
Workshops Adult group full day classes with a maximum of three students per class



For more information on lessons, visit www.gondolasnowsports.com

Ninja Kids (Kids Groups Lessons, Ages 3-6)
Watch your child’s confidence and love for the snow grow in the Ninja Kids program which has been developed with safety and fun in mind, for young skiers aged 3-6 years.

• Max 8 per class

Yama Riders (Kids Groups Lessons, Ages 7-14)

Yama Riders translates to ‘mountain riders’ and this program is all about keeping kids safe while they have fun, learning new skills and exploring the entire Niseko United resort.

• Max 8 per class

Adult Group Sessions

Our team are here to show you all that Niseko United has on offer; be that the gentle beginner slopes of the Gondola area or the deep powder of Niseko Annupuri, a day with our team will have you smiling and noticing real improvement.

• Max 6 per class

Private Programs

Our team are hand-picked and recognised as some of the best and most experienced in the business. Get one-on-one attention or make a group with up to 6 family or friends of similar ability with no extra charge.

Powder Guiding

Let us guide you through the best powder experience of your lifetime! Our qualified and English-speaking guides have an intimate knowledge of the Niseko snow conditions, and can introduce you to the best powder riding Niseko has to offer. All our guides are qualified instructors, so they can coach you as much as you want on your powder riding technique.

First Timers

We want to give you the best introduction to snowsports as possible! Our Adult First Times Pack conveniently includes all rental gear including outer wear, helmet, goggles, gloves and equipment, lift ticket and a full day of adult group lessons.



Powder Workshops

Full day adult group class which will focus on developing the skills needed for a great powder experience. Intro to Powder or Advanced Powder Skills classes available.

• Max 3 per class

Women’s Workshops

Full day women’s only group sessions taught by one of our elite female coaches, which includes lunch at An Dining. Classes are available from novice to advanced level.


Located in the main village of Hirafu at the Gondola Base, our location provides the most convenient access to Niseko-Hirafu resort. Getting to the Snowsports School could not be easier, simply jump on the resort shuttle bus, and you will be at the Gondola in no time.

For more information on Gondola Snowsports (GoSnow) programs, lesson times, pricing, or to book a lesson, visa our website: www.gondolasnowsports.com


Gondola Snowsports Contact

Phone: 0136 23 2665
E-mail: lessons@gondolasnowsports.com
Website http://gondolasnowsports.com