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Hokkaido Mountain Experience (HME)

167-6 Yamada, Kutchan-cho, Abuta-gun 044-0081, Hokkaido
+81 90-2058-3807
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Back Bowl All Day

We hired a guide from HME, and were really pleased with his knowledge of the mountain. He made sure... read more

Reviewed 30 January 2018
Linden C
Great lesson with great experience in Niseko

The first time I had 3-days private lesson with Mark was last month (Feb). As a beginner and first... read more

Reviewed 14 March 2017
epun123
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Hokkaido Mountain Experience -HMEJapan. Providing professional private snow-sports lessons, mountain tours and back-country guiding based in the 'Powder Snow' mecca of Niseko, Japan. Offering a range of products suitable for all levels of ability and motivation. HME creates a mountain experience tailored just for you. * Private Lessons -Ski/Snowboard/Cross-Country/Snowshoe * Guided Niseko United Mountain Tours * Backcountry Tours-Yotei/Chisenupuri/Shiribestudake/Yoichidake * Kiroro/Rusutsu/Moiwa/Teine/Kokusai Day Tours * Central Hokkaido Trips * Backcountry Avalanche Equipment Rental * Cultural Days
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Hours Today: 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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167-6 Yamada, Kutchan-cho, Abuta-gun 044-0081, Hokkaido
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Reviewed 30 January 2018

We hired a guide from HME, and were really pleased with his knowledge of the mountain. He made sure that we were the first through the gates when the back bowl opened up. We had fresh tracks all day. It doesn't get any better than...More

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Reviewed 14 March 2017

The first time I had 3-days private lesson with Mark was last month (Feb). As a beginner and first time ski in Japan , he brought me to different gate of mountain to learn ski which has made it more interesting though I still fell...More

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Sarah C, Front Office Manager at Hokkaido Mountain Experience (HME), responded to this reviewResponded 19 March 2017

Hi Eva, Thank for you very much for your feedback. I am so pleased that you enjoyed your lessons with Mark and he facilitated to improve your ski skills. We look forward to your return. Kind regards, Sarah

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Reviewed 2 April 2016

Hokkaido Mountain Experience (HME) made my family’s first trip to Japan such a memorable and fun vacation! Ian, the general manager, was attentive from the start. He responded to all of my questions promptly and based on what my family wanted to do, assigned the...More

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Pete G, Manager at Hokkaido Mountain Experience (HME), responded to this reviewResponded 28 April 2016

Hello, Thank-you very much for visiting Niseko and booking through HME. We appreciate your time to write and we are 'super' happy that you had a great time. We look forward to you and your families return. Best Regards

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Reviewed 13 February 2016 via mobile

We had 2 private snowboarding lessons as total beginners. Our guide Tom was friendly, laid back and professional and a great teacher. Would definitely recommend this company if you're visiting Niseko.

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Pete G, Manager at Hokkaido Mountain Experience (HME), responded to this reviewResponded 28 April 2016

Hello, Thank-you for you review of Hokkaido Mountain Experience. We are glad you enjoyed your time with Tom. We appreciate your time to write. We hope to see you again. Best Regards

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Reviewed 6 March 2015

We had a fabulous morning with Pete skiing fresh tracks all over Niseko. Pete pitched the level of the skiing just right for my first back country experience and the fresh snow and trees kept my husband happy. He found us the best places to...More

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Reviewed 21 January 2015

Have had a few different guide companies over the years in Niseko and HME is by far the most professional and knowledgable! We had a fantastic time skiing untouched powder all day! Could not recommend HME highly enough!

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Reviewed 11 January 2015

We had an amazing experience with HME after having a horrible experience with another company in town. HME has best and top notch professional instructors from all over the world. So many of the other ski schools in town have "random" people just looking for...More

1  Thank Ila D
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Reviewed 12 April 2014

Niseko is awesome!! That's all there is to say. I had 4 days of almost continuous snowfall with good visibility most of the time. One afternoon I estimate 250mm of fresh powder fell in an hour and even on the groomed runs I couldn't see...More

Thank Tim M
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