Hakuba Valley Joins The Mountain Collective Hakuba Valley, Japan’s premier snow resort located in the Japanese Alps has joined The Mountain Collective™ as a global affiliate for the 2015-2016 season. See full story on Hakuba Japan & Valle Nevada Chile join Mountain Collective – Snows Best We are very excited that these two […]
As the snow starts to fall, the atmosphere in Hakuba takes on a new light. But amongst the high spirits of Hakuba, quiet can be found in the solitude of a street at night or early in the morning, as you feel the snowflakes gently falling upon your skin. The snow, so white, so pure, […]
With the snow beginning to melt on the mountain, various Yukigata (patterns of snow that remain on the mountain) start to appear on the mountain sides. One of the famous Yukigata that can be found is in the shape of a white horse. This is where the village name “Hakuba” (meaning “white horse” in Chinese […]
Revel in outdoor activities listening to the harmonious sound of a huge chorus of frogs and the buzz of cicadas in a sun-drenched countryside surrounded by beautiful rice paddy and greenery. The trees are deeply green, the sky is so blue, and clouds are so white!