Explore Rusutsu powder zones with our experienced guides.

Let our experienced guides help you safely discover the best of what Rusutsu has to offer. Discover Rusutsu best lift accessed powder zones, located within the ski area boundary.
This product is designed to cater to advanced skiers and boarders looking to find the freshest powder and natural terrain.

*Avalanche safety equipment rental available. Full day JPY5,000 with 10,000 deposit.

Price Guide 2019-20 | Mountain Guiding

MOUNTAIN GUIDING
Explore Rusutsu powder zones with our experienced guides.
TYPE LESSON TIME PRICE NUMBER OF PARTICIPANTS LUNCH BREAK
FULL DAY MOUNTAIN GUIDING 09:00 - 16:00/
09:30 - 16:30/
10:00 - 17:00
(6 HOURS)
JPY 71,500 1-8 People 1 Hour
HALF DAY MOUNTAIN GUIDING 09:30 - 12:30 or
13:30 - 16:30

(3 HOURS)
JPY 46,800 1-8 People -
AVALANCHE SAFETY GEAR RENTAL
Helmet and avalanche set mandatory for safety reasons.
TYPE PRICE
AVALANCHE SAFETY GEAR
Include pack, probe, shovel and transceiver.
JPY 5,500
plus 10,000 deposit

Terms and Conditions

Note:
  • Customers are required to sign a waiver prior to guiding at check-in
  • Guiding will focus on exploring the mountain, not tuition
  • Suitable for strong intermediate or advanced customers only
  • Helmet and avalanche set mandatory for safety reasons (rental available)
  • Mainly lift accessed side country terrain
  • Backcountry access/Shiribetsu-dake access is not possible.
  • Lift ticket and rental equipment not included in guiding price.
  • All mountain/Powder skis/snowboard recommended
  • For full terms and conditions please visit the Terms and conditions page.

Cancellation policy
  • For full terms and conditions please visit the Terms and conditions page.
  • Lesson cancellations due to bad weather will not be refunded. Lessons will only be refunded if less than two lifts are operational.
  • If a lesson cancels between 7 days to 48 hours in advance 20% of the lesson price will be charged.
  • If a lesson is cancelled within 48 hours or no shows, the full lesson price will be charged.
  • Any reduction in number of lessons, number of hours will constitute as a cancellation.
  • Lessons will not be extended, rescheduled or refunded due to the late arrival of guests, for any reason.
  • Changes to lesson start time/date must be confirmed 24 hours in advance of the designated start time. For changes via email please allow 48 hours. All changes subject to availability.

Rusutsu Resort Ski & Snowboard School Reception

If you have any questions or require further advice, a member of staff will be happy to assist you.

Online reservation & inquiries
E-mail: school@rusutsu.co.jp (available from July 1st, 2019)

Rusutsu Ski & Snowboard School Reception
Tel: +81-(0)136-46-3280
Opening hours: 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.
(available in the winter season, from November 23th, 2019 - April 5th, 2020)
Location: South Wing