Happo-One, positioned right in the middle of the valley, is the primary resort in Hakuba with the most lifts. Our lodge is located directly across the road from the main Happo-One Gondola lift with the wide variety of shops, bars and restaurants of Happo Village a short stroll away. Be sure to ask our friendly staff for the best inside tips on where to slide, ride, party and enjoy the village.

Happo-One hosted several events of the 1998 Winter Olympics, and it has remained one of the holy Japanese mountains for those who worship powder snow with their skis and boards. Happo-One has something for everyone from the compete beginner to seasoned veteran with runs up to 8 km long and an amazing variety of terrain.


The Hakuba Valley itself consists of 11 ski resorts that include an incredible variety of terrain for all levels of skiers and boarders. With an average snowfall of over an incredible 10 metres a season, Hakuba offers plenty of powder days to explore over 200 trails and at least 9 terrain parks.

A free shuttle bus service gives you access to 9 alpine resorts. Try a resort with spectacular ungroomed runs on one day, and then challenge yourself at another with an Olympic Downhill run the next!