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Coffee, sweets, natural cosmetics Locale JZK is filled with good things!
All food and drinks are served to-go so you can enjoy while exploring scenic Jozankei or soaking in the nearby foot bath, Taro-no-yu.
Our local staff reside here in the village and can help provided you with up to date information!
During the winter Season we offer Snowboard Testing & Rentals.
During the summer season we provide Electric Assisted Bicycle Rentals.
Good Coffee and delicious sweets are available year round!
Locale JZK has a Global Mind with a Local heart!
Our coffee beans come from Taisetsu Coffee in Higashikawa where they are roasted to perfection under the shadow of the Daisetsu mountain range. Please enjoy a fresh cup made with our french press.
Our Baumkuchen cake is produced right here in Jozankei with healthy ingredients from Hokkaido.
Matured to develop a moist texture our Baumkuchen is hand made in the traditional German style.
From the forest town of Shimokawa comes from brand Fupunomori. Using essential oil from Fir needles and branches, normally left to waste by the forest industry. FUPUNOMORI means Forest Todo – Fir in Ainu language. Great as a gift item for someone special or treat yourself to this high quality product.
Board & Bicycle Rental:
Locale-JZK is now the test center for Hokkaido’s snowboard brand “Field Earth Design”.
Featuring a full line of of high end, high quality snowboards for all types of riding. From resort groomed runs to backcountry powder.
At the Locale-JZK test center you will be able to rent and try the board best suited for your riding style or area. Rental courses start at 6 hours And Multiple Day Rentals Are Also Available. A Supply Of Field Earth Boards For Sale Are Also On Site At The Store. Supplies Are Limited And Stock Is Always Changing, Please Ask A Staff Member For Details On What Is Available When You Arrive.
Binding Rentals , And Hot Wax service also on site.
Test Board Telephone Reservation:
Reservations are recommended although not mandatory.
Early morning pick up can be arranged with reservation.
7: 00 am to 18:00