2-day Tateyama backcountry camp tour


Naoki, JMGA certified mountain guide, invites you to spend 2 days in the late spring backcountry skiing the best slopes of beautiful Tateyama. A trip to remember!

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Japan Alps

2 Days

Apr, May




Why don't you finish spring with this backcountry ski camp tour in Tateyama? 

Backcountry ski in Tateyama is the best way to close the snow season in Japan. This is the time of granular snow, and in the area we have an amazing quality. It makes ski smooth and allows to enjoy the best conditions of the season.

Besides, you will marvel at the stunning scenery from an elevation of over 2400 meters.

In this occasion I planned a 2-day program. There are many options for this tour, but in all cases it will be highly entertaining. We will determine the exact program depending on your wishes and level. A great option is to ski down to the Lake Kurobe side. Please note that in this case an extra guide will join us.

We will spend the night at a mountain hut in the beautiful spring mountain of Tateyama. And we can also relax in the onsen after the tiring and rewarding ski day.

Tempted to try late spring backcountry ski in Tateyama? Then please request to book this trip and I will start making the arrangements! It will be my pleasure to guide you along these beautiful slopes. I also love guiding my friends and clients in Hokkaido, you can check out this 1-day powder ski tour.



At the Raicho-so mountain hut in shared rooms.

More info

The indicated price is for weekdays only. On weekends the price per person per day is: - 60000JPY (group of 1) - 30000JPY (group of 2) - 20000JPY (group of 3) - 15000JPY (group of 4) - 12500JPY (group of 5) - 11500JPY (group of 6).

Equipment: skis (skis, snowboard, telemark, etc), ski boots, outerwear (warm, waterproof and moisture permeable clothes with hood are ideal), inner wear (nylon or fleece material, cotton is not suitable), underwear (easy to dry up), sunglasses, goggles (sunglasses are not enough), warm gloves, beanie, neck warmer (balaclava is the best), helmet, beacon, probe, shovel, crampons (optional), snowshoes or seals, telescopic walking poles, light gloves, snacks and drink, backpack (25-30L). You can rent the following items: beacon, backpack, snowshoes, probe, shovel, telescopic poles.

Cancellations: - Between 2 and 7 days prior to the trip: CF is 30% of the trip price. - On the previous day: CF is 50% of the trip price. - On the same day (or no show up): CF is 100% of the trip price.

Meeting point

At the Murodo bus terminal at 9:30AM.


About the guide

I am a JMGA certified mountain and ski / snowboarding guide. I was born in Shiga prefecture, where I still live, and have been snowboarding since 1999. I’ve been a backcountry guide since 2007

My passion is travelling and backcountry snowboarding. My guiding style is to travel to snowboard, and during the winter season, I travel from Hokkaido to Western Japan (Gifu) chasing the snow with my clients.

I am not a pro snowboarder that decorates the front page of free ride magazines nor am I a super climber on high peaks abroad, but my speciality is to understand what clients seek and to guide accordingly.

My slogan is “To guide with maximum effort! Enjoy with clients! And by all means, safely!!”
Please join me to have fun in the backcountry fields all over Japan!

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Prices per person, per day

Group of 1

JPY 82475 Each

Group of 2

JPY 41238 Each

Group of 3

JPY 35052 Each

Group of 4

JPY 28866 Each

Group of 5

JPY 27836 Each

Group of 6

JPY 25774 Each

Want a different number of travellers?

Price includes

- Guiding fee

Price details

The indicated price is for weekdays only. The price does not include guide's expenses, accommodation (aprox 9000JPY including 2 meals), transportation fees (5000-10000JPY), parking fees (2000-4000JPY), lift fees, insurance or extra guide fees (when we ski to Lake Kurobe side, aprox 5000JPY per guide).



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