Private Ski & Snowboard Lessons

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At GoMyoko Adventures we strive to provide the best snow experiences in Japan. Our international crew of professional instructors will ensure you a fantastic Myoko experience, whether you are a first timer or a seasoned veteran.

Private Lessons

Make the most of your time on the slopes with a private lesson.

This is the BEST way to improve fast with more time working on your skills. Whether you are a first timer or an experienced skier looking to improve on technique or get rid of bad habits we have an instructor that will suit your needs.

Instructors are limited so it is recommended to make a booking well in advance.

  • Ski
  • Snowboard
LESSONS PRICE LOCATION
FIRST TRACKS 8:30 - 10:00 AM 14,000 yen Ikenotaira
AM PRIVATE 9:00 – 11:30 AM 28,000 yen All
LATE AM PRIVATE 10:00 – 12:30 PM 28,000 yen All
PM PRIVATE 1:00 - 3:30 AM 23,000 yen All
FULL DAY PRIVATE 9:00 - 3:30 AM 45,000 yen All
LATE FULL DAY PRIVATE 10:00 - 4:30 AM 45,000 yen All
1 HOUR EXTENTION 10,000 yen All
LESSONS PRICE LOCATION
FIRST TRACKS 8:30 - 10:00 AM 14,000 yen Ikenotaira
AM PRIVATE 9:00 – 11:30 AM 28,000 yen All
LATE AM PRIVATE 10:00 – 12:30 PM 28,000 yen All
PM PRIVATE 1:00 - 3:30 AM 23,000 yen All
FULL DAY PRIVATE 9:00 - 3:30 AM 45,000 yen All
LATE FULL DAY PRIVATE 10:00 - 4:30 AM 45,000 yen All
1 HOUR EXTENTION 10,000 yen All

Additional Costs

Rental equipment and lift ticket.
Note: Lift ticket may not be
required for first timer.

Things to Bring

Ski/Snowboard, boots, snow wear,
gloves, helmet.

Note:

  • Available from Dec 15th – March 31st.
    So that all participants get the most out of their lesson, please ensure that all participants in a private lesson are of a similar ability, and either ALL ski or ALL snowboard.
  • Young children and adults learn at a different pace and in different ways, so we recommend that all participants in a private lesson are of a similar age.
  • Maximum of 6 participants.
  • Please see ability levels before you make booking.
  • Bookings open from September 1st.

Lesson Ability Levels

The following ability levels show what skills you will be working on at each level.
If you can already perform the skills at a level proficiently please proceed to the next level.

Ability: I have never skied before.
Lesson Goals: Stop in a wedge on the beginner run and starting to turn.

Current Ability: I am linking wedge turns on the beginner run.
Lesson Goals: Wedge turn on easy GREEN runs and ride a chairlift safely.

Current Ability: I am comfortably wedge turning on GREEN runs and can ride a chairlift.
Lesson Goals: Make my skis parallel at the end of the turn on GREEN runs and gain more confidence.

Current Ability: I am skiing faster, matching my skis in the middle of the turn on GREEN runs and I am ready for steeper GREEN or BLUE runs.
Lesson Goals: Keep my skis parallel all the time on challenging GREEN runs or BLUE runs.

Current Ability: I can ski parallel and control speed with round turns on challenging GREEN runs or BLUE runs..
Lesson Goals: Try RED runs and become more confident on steeper terrain.

Current Ability: I can ski parallel and control speed with round turns on challenging GREEN runs or BLUE runs..
Lesson Goals: Try RED runs and become more confident on steeper terrain.

Ability: I have never snowboarded before.
Lesson Goals: Learn how to stop on both edges on the beginner run.

Current Ability: I can get up on my own, stop and sideslip on both edges on the beginner run.
Lesson Goals: Do a floating leaf, try C-shaped turns on a GREEN run and learn how to ride a chairlift.

Current Ability: I can do a toe edge and heel edge C-shaped turn on GREEN runs.
Lesson Goals: Link C-turns confidently on easy GREEN runs after riding a chairlift and start to vary turn shape.

Current Ability: I can make varied turn shapes and sizes on GREEN runs consistently.
Lesson Goals: Confidently control my speed through turn shape on challenging GREEN runs or BLUE runs.

Current Ability: I am making smooth turns on challenging GREEN runs or BLUE runs.
Lesson Goals: Introduce RED runs and the option of entry level freestyle skills.

Current Ability: I am comfortable on challenging RED runs.
Lesson Goals: You will be working on advanced techniques such as moguls, carving, variable conditions, powder and freestyle on RED and BLACK runs.

Location

Our main office is located at Ikenotaira Onsen Ski Resort,
which is the best area for beginners to learn to ski or snowboard.
The majority of the resort is green or blue runs with the widest slopes in Myoko.

If you want to try something more challenging we can take you to the neighboring Myoko Suginohara, the highest resort in Myoko with the longest runs and steeper slopes.

for more options around the Myoko Area.

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