2023-2024 Rental reservations begin 7/1/2024 !
Why choose NOZAWA Sports Thanx?
NOZAWA Sports Thanx has two shops situated at the foot of the Nozawa Onsen Ski Resort slopes.
Here are the services we have to offer.
Web payment is available for reservations
Go to the slopes even smoother! No need to pay when you arrive. Web payment is now available at the time of reservation.
You can experience the high-performance features of the season’s latest rental items.
Unlimited free exchange of items
You can exchange items to match the day to day snow conditions on the mountain or your mood. Try out different combinations to experience all the fun the snow resort has to offer, all day every day!
Located at the foot of the ski resort
Our shops are conveniently located in front of the Nagasaka Gondola and Karasawa slopes.
Leave your rentals with us
Store your skis/snowboard with us and enjoy going to and from your accommodation hands-free! This service is available at the Nagasaka shop located in front of the Nagasaka Gondola.
Return rentals to the shop of your choice
You can return rentals to either the Nagasaka shop or Karasawa shop, whichever is more convenient for you.
All rentals are prepared with a full top-notch tune up, from waxing, edge work, sanding and more.
A wide selection of items
We have the best models for both domestic and overseas brands, and our line-up is sure to satisfy the needs of all our customers, from kids to experts.
Cleaning and sterilization
We sterilize all rental items to ensure customers can use them safely.
We are also taking necessary COVID-19 measures inside our shops.
Pick UP News
Our two shops are conveniently located, with one right in front of the Gondola station and the other right by the ski resort parking lot, making rentals and returns super easy!
Sports Thanx Nagasaka
Located right in front of the Nagasaka Gondola’s “Nagasaka Station,” this shop is convenient for customers staying overnight or getting off at the Nagasaka Shuttle Bus Terminal via the free village shuttle bus.
- Toyosato 7814, Nozawa Onsen, Shimotakai, Nagano
Sports Thanx Karasawa
Located in front of the Karasawa No. 2 parking lot, the store is easily accessible to day-trippers and customers staying in the Nakao area.
Premium models at the Karasawa store are limited in variety and number.
Please make an appointment if you find a model you like.
- Toyosato 6436-2, Nozawa Onsen, Shimotakai, Nagano