Real Adventure, Real Life
Through friendly, international hospitality, we aspire to provide an authentic, wholesome environment which inspires others to live deeply.
Through high quality adventure, our mission is to provide safe, fun, and educational outdoor products for the adventurer, families, and groups.
Through high quality service, our mission is to provide a refreshing nights stay and delicious food & beverages to our guests.
We value people by building meaningful relationships and developing one another with a selfless heart.
We value service by providing safe, high quality, authentic adventure(s).
We value stewardship with integrity, purpose, and sustainability in our Biblically based business practices.
“An adventure to me is finding new lines to ride in the backcountry.”
South Dakota, USA
“My kind of adventure is backpacking and climbing the next highest peak.”
Food Service Manager
“Every day life is an adventure to me, preparing and serving food to people, especially my friends.”
“Adventure is trying something I have never tried, or even thought about trying.”
Located off the beaten path, NORTHSTAR is located near all the right paths: mountain biking, hiking, and snowboarding. Our experienced guides will help provide the best experience in the Japanese Alps.
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Recent Blog Posts
We support Tenku Marathon runners with a special lodging package. Our hotel is only two minutes walk from the startline! To register for the Marathon, click here . The 14th annual Norikura Tenku Marathon runs through snow walls up to 8 meters high on the highest paved...
We will take a break after the fall season from 11/25 (Sat) – 12/5 (Tue). Thank you for your understanding. Holiday schedule 〜 11/24 (Fri)：only weekday （10:00-17:00）Available to respond for phone calls and e-mails. 11/25 (Sat) 〜 12/5 (Tue)：closed (will not be...
Want to try your hand at an international mountain bike instructor/guide certification? Now is your chance to be certified as a group leader or an instructor/guide at the level you need. NORTHSTAR and other major mountain bike guiding companies in Japan have been...