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Backcountry Skiing trips – Hokkaido

Go ski touring all day and then relax at one of the island's famous hot springs!

Famous for its hot springs (onsen) and ski areas, the Japanese island of Hokkaido is famous among skiers from every corner of the world. Its amazing snow conditions and untouched backcountry terrain make for the most incredible ski touring opportunities! Climb to the top of Mt. Yotei (known as Hokkaido’s Mt. Fuji) and then ski all the way down, or let a local mountain guide show you around the island’s backcountry and then finish the day by relaxing at one of its onsen. Take your pick from our selection of trips below. Explore-Share.com only promotes mountain trips led by certified guides.

If you are interested about ski touring / freeride ski trips in Honshu, please have a look at the Hakuba page.

Mt Yotei Jun Horie
From 13750 JPY

Ski touring on Mt Yotei, Hokkaido

Ski Touring in Japan | Intermediate | 1 day
Skin up to 1898m and enjoy the longest descent in Hokkaido with this ski touring program to the Mt Yotei summit with JMGA-certified Jun.
Ski in Hokkaido Daisuke Sasaki
From 12300 JPY

Hokkaido backcountry and off piste skiing

Ski Touring in Japan | Intermediate | 1+ day
Ski touring and freeride skiing in the best ski spots and resorts of Hokkaido, such as Rusutsu, Niseko, Neemy Onsen, Mt Yotei, Sapporo Kokkusai... with Daisuke, a local IFMGA guide and a freeride skiing expert.