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Introduction to Backcountry Skiing

First time backcountry skiing? If you’ve never applied a set of skins your skis/splitboard (or snowshoes to feet), please book our intro to backcountry tour.

Advanced Backcountry Tours, Hokkaido

Advanced Backcountry Tours

If you’ve used skins and traveled in the backcountry before let us know – particularly if you are joining a group trip. We will do our best to put you in a group with other backcountry skiers and riders of similar experience levels.

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Yotei Summit Tour

If the dominating peak of Mount Yotei has been calling your name and you are looking for a challenge this tour is for you. The hike can take between 5 and 8 hours to reach the summit and will truly test your fitness.

Lift Assisted Day Trips

The Powder Hunter gives you ultimate access to our unrivalled local knowledge and maximum flexibility to make sure you get the goods on any given day of the winter.

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Power Trip – 9 Days

Designed for the most passionate skiers and riders seeking multi-day guided ski trips. This is the type of holiday that you go back to work to recover from. We will put as much into one week as possible with the guarantee that you will be riding the deepest snow on the island.

Backcountry package - Unplugged

Hokkaido Unplugged – 10 Days

Focussed on the backcountry this trip is for avid backcountry users. As you travel across Hokkaido guests can expect full days in the backcountry following storms, nights sampling local cuisine, and road trips to far flung locations.

Backcountry package - Mintara

Mintara Express – 7 Days

Welcome to Hokkaido’s biggest mountains and most impressive alpine terrain. This central Hokkaido trip is primarily a backcountry touring focussed trip well suited to skiers and riders who have already explored the depths of Niseko’s powder and want to experience somewhere new.

Backcountry package - Deeper

Deeper / Further Hokkaido – 10 Days

This backcountry ski trip is designed to take you a little deeper into the more remote spots around Hokkaido to experience legendary powder and local onsens. After 6 days of ski touring and splitboarding the trips wraps up with 2 full days of cat skiing.

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Happy Ending – 2 Days

After a powder filled holiday in Niseko, why not cap things off with a couple new resorts on your way to the airport.

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Custom Packages

If our regular packages don’t quite fit your schedule, you would prefer a longer/shorter package or there are other resorts which you would like to visit, let us design a custom tour to meet your needs.