Workshop Lessons with Gondola Snowsports | SamuraiSnow

Workshop Lessons with Gondola Snowsports

Samurai Snow Concierge

Expand your skills & challenge yourself with a learning experience tailored to your goals!

Our Full Day Workshops are for Advanced level adults only, available for both ski and snowboard.

We have developed our four most popular advanced lesson requests into intensive workshops so that you can ride the best terrain throughout Niseko United with your specific goals in mind.

  • Maximum 4 guests per class
  • Advanced & expert level skiers & boarders
  • Priority Lift Lane Access to maximise your time on the slopes
  • Full Day Workshops with elite coaches who specialize in your learning goals
  • Join other like-minded guests to focus on common goals

Workshops can be booked individually, however there is a minimum of two people per level required for a workshop to run. If we are unable to run the workshop on your booked day, we will offer you an alternative lesson option for you.


Gondola Snowsports Locations

Go Snow Locations

GoSnow is based in the main village of Hirafu with two convenient locations at the Gondola Base & Family Base When selecting your base area, we recommend:

  • Select the base area which offers all the lesson types on your select dates
  • Check the proximity of your accommodation to our bases & the free resort shuttle stopping points

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Powder Workshop

Join our experienced instructors and learn how to ride Niseko’s famous deep powder.

Take this workshop to explore off-piste, steep & deep tree runs while learning the necessary powder skills needed for Niseko’s backcountry.

This workshop will stay within the Niseko United resort and access the best terrain for powder hounds.

Learn the skills needed to ride off piste in deep powder, tackle steep runs, trees, and be guided to the best powder runs on the mountain. Suitable for strong intermediate to advanced riders looking to learn new skills in Niseko's famous deep powder!

  • For Advanced Level skiers & snowboarders Maximum of 4 people per class
  • Workshops meet at the Private Lesson meeting area at the Gondola Base
  • All Mountain lift pass required for all Workshops
  • Ages 16+



Gondola Snowsports Niseko Hirafu Workshop Lessons


Women's Workshop

Enjoy a day out on the Niseko slopes with one of our elite female coaches in an all-female workshop.

This full day workshop is perfect for those looking to improve their riding technique and explore the mountain at their own pace.

  • All Womens Workshops include lunch at Kumo Restaurant
  • Maximum of four in each group, this day will be one to remember!
  • Work on progressing your skills in powder, carving bumps, steeps & trees

Advanced Skill Level Guide: For skiers & snowboarders who are comfortable riding on all blue/red terrain & challenging themselves off piste on black runs. 


Technical Workshop

The Technical Workshop works on Carving, Moguls, Trees and Short turns.

This will be an extremely fast moving class and will explore as much of the Niseko United resort as conditions allow.

  • Workshops will meet at the Private Lesson meeting area at the Gondola Base
  • Maximum of 4 people per class
  • An All Mountain lift pass is required for all Workshops
  • For advanced level skiers & snowboarders Ages 16+ 



Gondola Snowsports Niseko Hirafu Workshop Lessons


Freestyle Workshop

Join one of our freestyle coaches and develop skills to rip with Niseko’s best.

Explore the terrain park or ride the mountain with a freestyle focus.

Our coach will determine where you will ride based on snow conditions and your ability.

  • Workshops will meet at the Private Lesson meeting area at the Gondola Base
  • Maximum of 4 people per class
  • An All Mountain lift pass is required for all Workshops
  • Ages 16+



Gondola Snowsports Niseko Hirafu Workshop Lessons


2019 / 20 Prices

GSS Workshops Pricelist 2019-20


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View Ability Level Guide

GoSnow Ability Level


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You can book Group Lessons, Private Lessons, Lesson Packages, Workshops or Guiding Tours through this Booking Tool. Please check that you are selecting the right product.

If you have already booked accommodation with Samurai Snow, please fill out the Add To Order section as many times as required to add lessons to your booking. 

All Group Lessons have the Hirafu Gondola as their start location.

When you have finished adding lessons, please ensure that you scroll down within the booking form window and check the details of your order in the My Order section.