Mountain Wave event info & 2021 photo feature recap

The Mountain Wave event will back again to see out the Hakuba season in style on May 13th-15th. Here’s our photo feature recap for a taste of the action at Mountain Wave 2021 at Hakuba Goryu, with full event info for this year below….

Mountain Mave 2021 Japan Grabs Hakuba Goryu
Mtn Wave 2021
Asahi Yoshino Jones snowboards Mountain Wave Hakuba Goryu 2021
Japan Grabs Mountain Wave 2021 Bubbles

Mountain Wave 2022 Event Info:

Mountain Wave 2022 will be held at Hakuba Goryu from May 13th to 15th, as the final shred of the season after hours, in the days after the resort closes. Here is the full event info for this year’s terrain park session and banked slalom:

Event schedule & lift tickets: 

May 13th: Terrain Park Session
7:45 ~ Lift ticket sales open
9: 30 – Gondola open
10:00 – 15:00 Terrain Park Session
16:30 – Last ride down on the gondola

May 14th Terrain Park Session & Banked Slalom Tournament
7:45 ~ Lift ticket sales open 
8:15 – Gondola open
7:30-9:30 Banked Slalom Entry Reception
9: 00 – Banked Slalom Public Practice & Terrain Park Session Start
10:30 – Banked Slalom 1st run
13:00 – Banked Slalom 2nd run
15:00 – Banked Slalom and Terrain Park Session End
16:30 – Last ride down on the gondola
17:00 – Banked Slalom Award Ceremony (at resort base)

May 15th Terrain Park Session &  Method Grab (“tweak grab”) World Championship
7:45 ~ Lift ticket sales open
8: 15 – Gondola open
8:45 ~ Session start
10: 30 〜 Method Grab (Tweak grab) World Championship
13:00 Session ends
13:30 Last ride down on the gondola

* Banked slalom entry
Until 5/8 (No entry on the day)
Please access the Banked Slalom entry form from the Mountain Wave 2022 profile: 


* Lift ticket fee
May 13th,& May 14th:
Junior high school students and above ¥ 4500
Elementary school students ¥ 1000
May 15th:
Junior high school students and above ¥ 4000 Elementary school students ¥ 1000

*** Please note: as this event is held after the resort is closed for the season, Goryu 47 Season Pass, Hakuba Valley Season Pass, complimentary tickets, etc. cannot be used.
Thank you for your understanding.****