Image Works headquartered in Niseko Town provides one of the most popular guided sidecountry, backcountry and telemark skiing excursions with lessons and videotaping services. Image Works specializes in providing one-on-one guided tours working with your level of ability choosing the best course suitable for a day of fun. Take in the thrill of skiing or snowboarding in world famous Niseko powder while videotaping your session for lasting memories. Recording is included in your tour fees (except for telemark skiing lessons) and videos may be viewed by the end of the day with your mobile devices on youtube. Three types of tour guides are provided – Niseko Sidecountry Guide, Skill Up & Resort Guide, and Niseko Backcountry Guide. Niseko Sidecountry Guide Tours prove to be the most popular ones for skiing, snowboarding and telemark skiing for intermediate or upper level skills. Enjoy skiing or snowboarding on powder slopes outside the ski area boundaries that can be accessed with ski lifts. Skill Up & Resort Guide Tours are available for all kinds of levels for skiing and telemark skiing. Receive great lessons with your tour guide improving your skiing skills with your choice where you want to ski. Niseko Backcountry Guide Tour are exclusively provided for experts who have already joined an Image Works tour. Only skiing and telemark skiing are available with this tour. This tour is also suitable for skiers with experience in sidecountry skiing with powder snow who are looking for a challenge. TAJ (Telemark Ski Association of Japan) authorized telemark ski lessons are for telemark skiers including those not experienced with the method. Clients will learn the skills and gain knowledge of telemark skiing and methods of practice. Lessons for telemark skiing with powder snow and for the TAJ Authorized Instructor Exam are available. Video recording is not included in lesson fees, but is an optional service. All lessons are one-on-one or group instruction. Ski Accident insurance is included in tour/lesson fees. Lessons can be arranged between 9:00 and 12:00, and 13:00 and 21:00 (one lesson lasts for an hour), guides start generally from 8:30 to 11:00, but special requests can be accommodated. Image Works lessons and tours will be held at Niseko United (Grand Hirafu, Niseko Village and Niseko Annupuri).
145-9 Hondori, Niseko, Abuta District, Hokkaido 048-1502