Hiking Gear

Ski & Snowboard Hire

Hire your ski or snowboards through The Hakuba Collection and bundle them with your accommodation payment.

Why hire from Rhythm?


Rhythm has the most extensive retail inventory in Hakuba, so if you need some new gloves or goggles, they will have the best selection to choose from.

  • Free guest shuttles operate from 7:30 am to 8:00 pm. With three shuttles and a dedicated shuttle hotline, they have quick turnarounds.
  • They have the best boot solutions section offering boot fitting services, including custom moulded orthodontics/boot beds and liners, boot stretching, alterations, repairs, etc.
  • They also have one of the best tuning shops in Hakuba, working on the latest Wintersteiger machinery and can guarantee overnight services, offering professional tuning, ceramic disc edge finishing and repair work for both skis and snowboards.

Why hire from Spicy?

Spicy is locally owned and operated with 5 shops throughout the valley, including Iwatake and Tsugaike.

  • Free guest shuttles operate from 8:00 am to 6:00 pm.
  • 4 stores are located throughout the valley, including Iwatake, Happo, Echoland and Wadano.
  • Free unlimited swapping of premium equipment.

Why hire from Central Snowsports?

Central Snowsports has Hakuba’s most extensive range of performance skis and boards from K2, Völkl, Rossignol, Line, Armada, Faction, Black Crows, Blizzard, Capita, Ride, Lib Tech, Jones, Rome, Spring Break and more. With three stores across the valley, they have you covered.

  • Free guest shuttles operate from 7:30 am to 7:30 pm. They have the fastest turnarounds with six shuttles and a dedicated shuttle hotline.
  • 3 convenient locations (Echoland / Happo / Wadano) are close to the snow for easy access and more time on the slopes.
  • Equipment can be collected from 1 pm the afternoon BEFORE your first day at any of the 3 locations.

Our Properties

Blue River Chalets

Ideal for families or friends of four to six who want to be located in the middle of it all—located just down the road from Sounds Like Café in Echoland.

  • 6 Max Guests
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 2 Bathrooms


Gravity is an elegant, 3 bedroom luxury accommodation located in a quiet area next to Echoland, surrounded by beautiful forest scenery.

  • 6 Max Guests
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • 2.5 Bathrooms
Gravity Colorized

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