We will enter the mountain from Kamikochi and will end our day at Yokoo Mountain Hut.
Today, we will hike up to Yarigatake Mountain Hut (Kata-no-koya: located at the shoulder of Mt Yarigatake around 100m below the peak). And, If the conditions allow, we will ski down Hidazawa or Yarizawa.
We will go through Hyouga Kouen (Glacier Park) and return to Kamikochi. Our tour will finish around 3:00-5:00 p.m.
Will be announced after application to the tour.
Day 1 - Yokoo Mountain Hut
Day 2 - Yarigatake Mountain Hut (Kata-no-koya)
Accommodation fee is about JPY9,000 per person / night.
For groups of over 5 people I will bring a guide friend so we have 2 guides in a group.
Equipment: ski gear (skis, splitboard, snowboard), skins, snowshoes, boots, crampons (with more than 10 points), sunglasses, goggles, gloves, ski clothing, avalanche safety gear (beacon, probe, shovel)
You can rent:
- Beacon, Backpack, Snowshoes JPY1,000/each
- Probe, Shovel, Poles JPY500/each
- Full set of the above: JPY3,500
*Poles are not for the skiers.
You can purchase tour photos at the end, which costs JPY5,000 per person for all data and JPY700 if you only want one piece of photo data.
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