From 01/10/2023(Sun.), We will to start accepting reservations for the 2023-24 season.

Let our experienced guides help you safely discover Rusutsu’s finest powder.

Our intimate local knowledge will ensure you find the best snow and terrain. Discover Rusutsu’s best lift accessed powder zones and secret areas, located within the ski area.

Mountain GuidingAdvance Reservations

Program for experts

Mountain Guiding
Session Lesson times Price (tax included)
3hours 9:30 - 12:30
13:30 - 16:30
60,800 JPY
4hours 9:00 - 13:00 71,500 JPY
5hours 10:00 - 16:00 82,300 JPY
6hours 9:00 - 16:00 93,000 JPY
1 to 6 people
・Advance payment discounts available via online booking.
・Price is per instructor.
・For groups of 7 people or more, please organize into multiple groups.
・The start time can be changed around 30 minutes.
・Avalanche safety gear must be carried. If you would like to rent, please let us know when you make a reservation.
  • FAQ
    • Do you accept same-day bookings?
      Yes. It's possible as long as there is a vacancy. Bookings are accepted until 30 minutes before the lesson, as long as the participants are fully prepared to start (clothing, rental, lift pass etc.).
    • Where do the lessons take place?
      Your guide will take you to the best lift accessed powder zones based on snow conditions and ability level.
    • Can I choose an instructor?
      You can choose your instructor guiding. Please note that we may not necessarily be able to meet your request.
  • Precautions

    Mountain Guiding
    ・Please read and sign the release form.
    ・Skiers are expected to be skilled enough for any type of trail.
    ・The guide will show you ski trails that suit the least-skilled participant in the group.
    ・If you decide that this program is not right for your skill level, you’ll be able to switch to a regular lesson.
    ・Students are expected to be proficient in English as the lessons are provided in English. The lessons are not available in other languages.
    ・Please book several days before the program day, as we may stop accepting applications depending on the instructors’ availability.

    Gear and equipment
    ・Participants will be required to wear a helmet.
    ・If you need to rent a helmet, please come to Salomon Station (rental desk) before the program begins.
    ・Helmet Rental fee: 2,200 JPY
    *Please come to Salomon Station (rental desk).

Contact us

SAJ-Certified Rusutsu Resort Ski and Snowboard School

Operating Period 26/11/2022 - 02/04/2023

Reservation Desk Hours 8:00 - 17:00

Phone. +81-136-46-3280


Ext. 7404 (From Rusutsu Resort Hotel & Convention)

Ext. 4-7404 (From The Westin Rusutsu Resort)