Monthly Archives: January 2011

The North Face Expedition with Lucas Debari & the TimeLine crew

Discover Japan like you had never seen it. Combine action packed sequences with backstage access, Japanese powder with big lines, waiting games with bullet speed riding, building/sleeping in a snowcave with riding at sunrise, and you have the recipe of … Continue reading

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Sushi at Narita Airport

Tokyo Airport Sushi Got some time to kill at Narita Airport, Tokyo? For that one last taste of the amazing cuisine Japan has to offer before you fly home, rest assured – there’s actually some good food at Narita Airport. … Continue reading

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Backcountry in Hakuba, Japan

  Spot the Hikers No…not me – I’ll leave that up to experts like Tony 😉 Today I did spot some experts off the side of Happo – see if you can spot them! I managed to get the photo … Continue reading

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Perfect corduroy at Hakuba 47, Japan

So it’s not always knee-deep powder here in Hakuba – but it usually is. A gorgeous bluebird day today with some nice freshly groomed snow… and what an incredible photo taken under the Hakuba47 Gondola! A bit of a top-up … Continue reading

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So much powder in Hakuba

It has been absolutely dumping for about 3 or 4 days now in Hakuba, Japan – I have never seen anything like it, it is absolutely beautiful… and quite funny at times when you see sights like this! (Perhaps not … Continue reading

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Icicles at the White Horse Hotel, Hakuba Japan

  Icicles at the White Horse Hotel Hakuba Another great Friday night BBQ at the White Horse Hotel in Echoland last night. The bar was packed with tired limbs, lots of great steak and plenty of conversation after a long … Continue reading

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Flying through the clouds at Happo…

Jen & Tony from the White Horse Hotel flying through the clouds at Happo Another brilliant day up at Happo today. Out the door bright & early to get one of the first gondolas up the mountain, then straight up … Continue reading

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What a VIEW!

A pretty incredible view from towards the top of Happo-One yesterday. I love this photo – a lone boarder just sitting back and taking it all in (in very coordinated get-up I must say!) And just as things were starting … Continue reading

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Powder, powder and still more to come!

The staff at the White Horse Hotel had a great morning out at Happo today, with Tony getting up for first runs. Danielle, Ryley & Simon were on a mission to find some fresh powder and looks like they found … Continue reading

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A time-lapse of snow… watch it grow!

  Taken last week on the balcony of the White Horse Hotel Bar. It’s like overflowing popcorn only tastier… And check out the trees!

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