From Niseko to Furano and beyond

Hokkaido Powder & Backcountry Guiding

experience one of the snowiest places on earth

If you are after a great day being shown all the best in-bounds powder and backcountry lines then this is the product for you.

Our guides based in Niseko and Furano can take you on a locals tour of the resorts throughout Hokkaido, showing you all the best powder stashes and hidden lines.

Each resort offers up loads of terrain that you wouldn’t even know about if you didn’t have a guide.

This service is operated from our bases in Niseko and Furano and can be booked as one-off days or multi-day packages complete with accommodation and all other logistics completely taken care of.

Book online or enquire now to secure your place.

A guide makes a good holiday great!

PRICING (per day/guide):

¥110,000 (1 – 6 people)

> OFF PEAK (20 DEC – 31 DEC / 1 – 6 MAR)
¥85,000 (1 – 6 people)

> SPRING (7 – 31 MAR)
¥70,000 (1 – 6 people)

6 to 1 (max) Client to Guide ratio
Private groups only

Transportation and guiding at any resort less than a 1hr 45 min drive from our bases in Niseko and Furano. Your guide can also be based where you are staying.

Kurodake: on request

Resort Powder & Backcountry

Enjoy the best in-bounds powder and lift accessed backcountry at any ski resort in Hokkaido.

Intro to Backcountry Touring

Learn the basics of touring technique and equipment to get you out into the backcountry safely.

Lift Assisted Backcountry

Let the lifts do all the work for you, then after a short boot pack or skin deep untracked powder awaits.

Backcountry Touring

Get those skins and get away from the lifts and the crowds. Our guides will tour you through some of Hokkaido’s best backcountry touring terrain.

Hokkaido guiding details

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Backcountry Rental

Prefer to leave your gear at home? We now offer our clients backcountry rental with a range of touring skis, splitboards and equipment from Weston, Moment, Tyrollia, Spark R&D, Black Diamond and Mammut.


Our Guides

We take two things very seriously – safety on the mountain, and getting the most from each day. With qualified and experienced guides from all corners of the globe, we’ll show you some amazing places and get you deep into that famous Japanese powder.


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