English ski & snowboard lessons and guided tours in Japan

Finding ski and snowboard lessons and guided tours in Japan that are offered in English can be a challenge. Here we introduce schools and companies that offer ski and snowboard lessons and guided tours in English - and in some cases in other languages as well. Currently places in Hokkaido, Iwate, Niigata and Nagano are featured. Updated 6th December 2018
Hokkaido Ski & Snowboard Schools

Furano International Snowsports School

Furano Snow School

Niseko International Snowsports School

GAO Snow Academy


 Hokkaido Tours

Hanazono Powder Guides

Niseko Weiss Powder Cats

 Iwate Ski & Snowboard Schools

APPI Ski & Snowboard School


 Various Locations

(Nozawa, Myoko, Shiga Kogen, Madarao)

 Nagano Ski & Snowboard Schools

Hakuba 47 Ski Academy International

North Nagano Outdoor Sports

 Nozawa Onsen Ski School

 Shiga International Ski School

 Ski-est Shiga

 Sugiyama Ski & Snowsports School

 Nagano Tours

Hakuba Sanroku Tours
 Hakuba & Myoko Backcountry NEW

North Nagano Outdoor Sports

 Niigata Ski & Snowboard Schools

 Myoko Snowsports Akakura
 Myoko Snowsports Arai

 Yodel Snow School

 Naeba International Snow School
 NASPA Ski Garden

 Snow Country Instructors
 Tenjin Lodge Ski School


Please note that SnowJapan is not involved in the operation of any ski and snowboard schools or guiding companies. Contact us if you would like to recommend a service to us or would like your company to be featured in this section. Other companies offering services in Japan here.

Hakuba & Myoko Backcountry Guiding

Hakuba 47 Ski Academy

Ski est Shiga

North Nagano Outdoor Sports

Mountain Pros

APPI Ski & Snowboard School, Appi Kogen, Iwate

Hakuba Sanroku Tours, Hakuba, Nagano

Myoko Snowsports Arai, Myoko, Niigata

Niseko Weiss Powder Cats, Niseko, Hokkaido

Furano Snow School, Furano, Hokkaido

GAO Snow Academy, Tomamu, Hokkaido

Yodel Snow Schoo, Myoko, Niigata

Furano International Snowsports School, Furano, Hokkaido Myoko Snowsports Akakura, Myoko, Niigata Gondola Snowsports, Niseko, Hokkaido
Nozawa Onsen Ski School. Nagano
Naeba Intermational Snow School, Naeba, Niigata
NASPA Ski Garden, Yuzawa, Niigata Tenjin Lodge Ski School