TEAM RESCUE TRAINING GYM / Gym of a Former World Champion
TEAM RESCUE TRAINING GYM is a gym operated by former powerlifting world champion Katsuji Okiura. Through the process of training and building muscles essential for sports, the gym adheres to the philosophy of ‘restoring the power inherent in the human body.’ A variety of options are available for using the gym, including visitors passes, daily・weekly and monthly passes and lodging packages. ※See the feature page for more info
Indian・Nepali Restaurant SATHI
Opened in the Tokiwa area of Omachi City in March of 2021, SATHI is a restaurant serving authentic Indian and Nepalese food. We recommend the ‘Nepal Set’ (pictured, ¥1,380), which comes with 3 types of curry as well as dumplings, chicken tikka, salad, rice, nan and chai, or the classic home cooked favorite ‘Dal Bhat’ (¥1,050).
Hakuba SWEETS Studio Ricca / ‘Hakubaum’
Hakuba SWEETS Studio Ricca is a baum kuchen and western-style confectionery shop. Their ‘Hakubaum’ baum kuchen, made using the Hakuba-grown ‘Yume Shinano’ variety of rice and plenty of honey produced locally at the foot of the Northern Alps, is available in several different seasonal flavors. Custom cakes, as well as ‘namagashi’ made from baum kuchen dough and more are also available.
For Tune / SIDAS Custom Insoles
For Tune, located on the basement floor of the Happo Gondola base station, offers custom insoles by the global brand SIDAS. By adding custom insoles to your boots you’re able to increase your feeling underfoot and improve your connection to the ground. In addition, by properly supporting your arch, muscle strain and fatigue is reduced.
Shinshu Shokudo / Japanese Hot Sauce「Wabikara」
Shinshu Shokudo’s Wabikara Japanese hot sauce was developed by the owner/chef of JapaMex & Mexican Dining TacoTaco. The perfect balance of spicy Shinshu-grown ‘jalapenos’ and crisp citrus in the form of yuzu and kabosu creates a refreshing aroma, spicy kick and touch of umami that blends well with a variety of dishes such as pizza, pasta, steak, ramen, sushi and hot pots.
Ramen, Gyoza, Beer Takahashi-Ke / Unique & Varied Menu
Takahashi-ke‘s menu features tasty and unique ramen as well as gyoza & beer. Their ‘Tokusei Miso Ramen’ (pictured, ¥940) is a special blend of Hokkaido and Red Miso finished with a dash of vegetable soup stock for a perfect balance of flavors. If you show Snownavi’s report on ‘Selected Hakuba Ramen Shops’ on your smartphone screen when ordering, you’ll receive a free 3-piece ‘nori’ (seaweed) topping! Or if you prefer, you can choose to receive a ¥100 discount on an order of either ‘chashu’ (roasted pork) or ‘menma’ (bamboo shoots).
THEDAY. HAKUBA / Hakuba Goryu 158cm
On Sep. 1 (Wed), THE DAY. HAKUBA will release the latest model snowboard, “Hakuba Goryu 158cm” (Left on Photo). This model is made especially for night snowboarding in Goryu. Toomi Area is well known as a good training slope for curving and this model has an ideal shape of the hammer head for making smooth turns. The price will be JPY30,800 (tax included) and only 80 snowboards will be on sale.
Chozumeya Azumino / Home-made Ham & Sausage
Chozumeya Azumino offers home-made ham and sausage by the German traditional way from domestic fresh pork and beef. You can find your favorite one from totally over 50 kinds of products including Municher Weisswurst, raw ham, pancetta, liver paste, raw salami and so on.
This is a highly recommended shop to visit for barbecue, home dishes, souvenir, gift and order.
Yamany Kawany / Stream Fishing Guiding Tour
Yamany Kawany provides guiding service of outdoor activities in nature such as insect hunting or stream fishing. At “Stream Fishing Lecture”, You can learn about the fish in the stream, some tips and techniques of fishing. The guide will help you well and give safety tours, so you do not worry about your fishing skill level.
*Please check more details at the report page.
New Fujiya / Private Rooftop Beer Garden
New Fujiya in front of JR Hakuba Station starts the reservation-only private rooftop beer garden (Photo)! The fees will be JPY5,000 per adult, JPY1,000 per child under 10 years old and free kid under 3 years old entrance for 150 minute BBQ with all-you-can-have drinks (*2 from Beer, Sour, Highball and Non-alcohol drinks). Booking can be made by at least 3 people.
Himalayan Sherpa Omachi / Renewal Opening
Himalayan Sherpa Omachi reopened on 7/8 (Thurs.). The owner, a member of the Sherpa ethnic group, recommends Dal Bhat, which is a set meal consisting of bean soup (dal) and rice (bat) served with a side dish of spiced vegetables (tarkari) and more. (Pictured, 1,050) The meal is a typical home cooked Nepalase dish and similar to Japanese ‘teishoku’ plates. *The photo above includes an optional homemade yogurt and Nepalse chai set (310).
Azumino Chihiro Art Museum / Complimentary Ticket Giveaway!
Between now and 9/5 (Sun.) the Azumino Chihiro Art Museum is celebrating the Totto-chan Square 5th Anniversary while also holding a special “Totto-chan: The Little Girl at the Window” exhibition. Snownavi will be awarding 5 sets of complimentary tickets to 10 lucky people! Click here to apply (※Be sure to provide your postal code and address in the ‘Inquiry Details’ box at the bottom of the form.）Winners will be announced during the month of July, once the tickets have been mailed.