Ski, Snow Board & Clothing Hire Nozawa Onsen

Ski Rentals

We have a friendly, helpful and knowledgeable staff in our rental shop. All the technicians are English speaking and experienced riders themselves and have had many years fine tuning and adjusting gear and will be sure to get a perfect fit and style of ski or board to suit your individual needs.

Great Gear from Seasoned Pros

Our rental shop in conveniently located at Nozawa Central in the centre of the Village with a great Coffee shop just upstairs serving the best brew in town.

Skis, Boards & Loads More For Rent

Skis, Boards & Loads More For Rent

Drop offs and pick ups can also be arranged and we have a Ski Locker and Dry Room on the slopes near the main Nagasaka Gondola free to use for any of our customers. If for any reason we don’t have something to suit you, we do have a great relationship with a rental shop right here on the slopes, and can refer you there.

Great Range To Choose From

“I was a bit worried my size 15 feet would be a huge problem, but you guys know everyone in the Village!  Took 20 minutes and I had a new pair of ski boots hired at a great price.  Nice work.”

Paul “Big Foot”, Gold Coast, Queensland

Our Rental Team


Originally from: SwitzerlandGab in Nozawa Years Skiing: 27 Years in Japan: 8 Favourite ride at the moment: Line 130 wide Powder Skis Born in the Swiss Alps, Gab learnt to ski before he could walk. His natural talents and love of speed soon lead him to Downhill Racing where he won many local and national level races in Switzerland.  Gab has won both the Downhill and the GS championships in Nozawa for the last two years. He knows pretty much everything there is to do with ski and how it works and will help get one that works for you.

Gab on a downhill practice

Gab on a downhill practice


Originally from: North Queensland, AustraliaLuke Nozawa Onsen Years Skiing: 10 Years in Japan: 13 Favourite ride at the moment: Burton Fish and Atomic all round Mountain Skis Not born with snow on the doorstep, Luke first fell in love with snow when he came to Japan. After an introduction in Niseko he soon discovered Nozawa and was one of the first foreigners to fall in love with its charm almost a decade ago and has done every season since! Equally at home on skis or a snowboard Luke will not only get you the right gear, he will show you the best places to explore on and off the mountain.

Luke relaxes with a slide down the mountain

Luke relaxes with a slide down the mountain


Originally from: Czech RepublicJerry in Nozawa Onsen Years Skiing: 18 Years in Japan: 3 Favourite ride at the moment: K2 Hell Bent Powder Skis The Smiling assassin, Jerry can scope out any powder stash, pillow or park jump with ease. A self professed Ski Bum, Jerry travels the world in search of the next powder fix and regularly does back to back seasons in the north and southern hemisphere, from NZ to Nozawa. He is great with the kids and the grown up kids too. Jerry is also one of our Instructors so can get you up to speed pretty quickly and easily.

Yep, Jerry can ski!

Yep, Jerry can ski!


Originally from: Brisbane, QueenslandIani in Nozawa Years Boarding: 13 Years in Japan: 8 Favourite ride at the moment: Libtech Skate Banana Iain first came to us as a guest for many years and always stayed for a month or so. He got the bug and wanted to stay for the whole season so we thought we better get him a job doing what he loves! Iain has a huge quiver of snowboards and knows what works for different styles.  He knows Nozawa like the back of his hand too.

Iain takes in the views

Iain takes in the views

Come and enjoy the amazing skiing Japan has to offer and ski Japan with amazing snow, zero crowds and a great culture.  Hope to see you soon.

Our Brands

Hope to see you in Nozawa Onsen for some awesome skiing soon!

Prices & Gear Hire Form

Price Per Day
Item Adults Kids
Skis + Boots + Poles 3000 2000
Snowboard + Boots 3000 2000
Premium Skis + Boots + Poles 4000 3000
Blades (Short skis) 2500 N/A
Snow Shoes 1500 N/A
Premium Board + Boots 4000 3000
Wear Pants & Jacket 2000 1500
Googles & Gloves 1000 750
Ski + Poles only 2000 1500
Snowboard only 2000 1500
Boots only 1000 750
One-piece Wear (Pants or Jacket) 1000 750
Googles or Gloves 500 500
Helmet 500 500
Prices in YEN
** 10% Discount 2 or more days ** 20% Discount 7 or more days

We have an excellent range of gear available for hire, including skis, boards, boots, wear pants and jackets.  Please fill in this form once for each person requiring hire gear.

Gear Hire Form

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