Will Japan Open For Tourists By Winter 2022-23?


Hirafu Village Main St in Niseko When will the Japan border open for tourism? That has been the burning question in the lead-up to the past two winter seasons, both of which have seen international Japow lovers with ever-itchier feet, and locals normally reliant on the travel industry suffering big financial losses.  The silver lining […]

Evo x Rhythm Japan Announcement

Dear Rhythm community, I’m excited to announce that Rhythm Japan has officially joined forces with evo, a leading outdoor company based in Seattle, USA. While best known for their industry-leading online store, evo also operates stores in Denver, Portland, Seattle, Salt Lake City and Whistler, along with skateparks, lodging and travel businesses, all of which […]

Sustainable Ski Manufacturing With WNDR Alpine Skis

Pep Fujas talks about ski company WNDR Alpine and the future of sustainable ski manufacturing.   Every year we get excited to see new products coming into the store. This year we have something special from the team at WNDR Alpine skis. These guys are driving innovation on and off the mountain by manufacturing the […]

Pack your bags for spring touring

Ski Touring . . . what’s the big deal anyway!? It looks tiring . . . the snow might not be that good . . . the gear can seem expensive . . . .and there are so many pieces of equipment needed that I don’t know where to start! Today we’ll help you pack […]

New Energy at Rhythm Niseko

Surrounded by beautiful nature, I feel blessed to call this place home. However as we experience less and less snow each year, I worry as a mum as I want to pass on the feelings of winter to my child. When I ask myself, what can I do? An immediate answer was to change our […]

Seven Reasons to Rent with Rhythm Japan

WE’RE HERE FOR THE SAME REASON YOU ARE At Rhythm we’re a collection of skiers and snowboarders who all have one thing in common – we love to smash pow. We aim to share with you what it’s like to live and ride in the places we call home, and we do this by providing […]

Niseko United Resorts set to open today!

Today (December 5th) the Niseko United Resort opened up again for another snow filled winter! The chairlifts are now open and ready for all local skiers and boarders who are ready to ride. LOCAL STOKE Niseko: A reduced numbers of humans in town this winter shouldn’t be confused with low stoke levels, as the locals […]

Dreaming of Skiing in Niseko? So are we!

We never stop dreaming about winter! Here are five things we’re looking forward to about skiing in Niseko once the temperatures drop and that famous snow starts to fall… SKIING NISEKO’S FAMOUS POWDER It goes without saying that this would be on the top of our list! Niseko receives, on average, 14 meters of snow […]

Five Ways to Enjoy Bike Riding in Niseko

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Green season is here! Time to pack away the skis or board and grab a bike. Rhythm Niseko’s bike rentals will be available at 30% off, making this summer the perfect time to explore the outdoors on two wheels. Here are our favourite ways to get it done! 1. Grab an e-Bike and Go on […]