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Niseko + Mt. Yotei, 2 Day Guided Backcountry Skiing

Join a certified mountain guide on this 2-day group adventure that combines backcountry skiing in Niseko with backcountry skiing down Mount Yotei.

Not specified

2 Days

Jan, Feb, Mar, Apr, Dec

Fit

Intermediate


Description

On this 2 day group trip, you will have the chance to enjoy a day of backcountry skiing in Niseko and a day of backcountry skiing down Mount Yotei (1,898m). Each one of these days offers a completely unique experience. Also, you do not even have to enjoy the days back to back either. Instead, you can space them out if you want.

Niseko is a beautiful ski resort area on the island of Hokkaido. The powder, slopes and overall skiing experience is amazing. And on the backcountry day trip, you will get to explore the area, as we will forego the use of lifts. Instead, we will hike our way to the top of the descents, which take place on the peaks in the area. Those peaks include Mount chise, Mount Iwao, and Mount Iwao.

For the skiing down Mount Yotei, the descent is a thrilling, but challenging adventure. There is all kinds of different terrain on this trip, as you will be skiing through trees as well as in the open, often in deep powder, with 30° slopes. As a result, participants on this trip should be experienced off-piste skiers, and should also be physically fit.

This is a great trip because it’s really two trips in one. For people looking to ski just outside of the resorts, enjoying long descents of up to 300 metres, as well as hikes through beautiful landscape, Niseko has you covered. And for people who want the difficult, but rewarding experience of skiing down one of the most beautiful mountains in the country, the Mount Yotei day trip has you covered as well.

So if you are looking for a fun filled 2 day skiing experience, send me a request, join a group, and have a great time.

Prices per person

Group of 1

JPY 45000 Each

Want a different number of travellers?

Price includes

- Guiding fee

Price details

If the tour is cancelled, you will receive a full refund. Client has the option to cancel with full refund or agree to the change in itinerary and make the differential payment (or refund as the case may be).

- If conditions aren’t good for the pre-booked itinerary, then I may cancel this itinerary but offer the option to join other itineraries. Client has the option to cancel with full refund or agree to the change in itinerary and make the differential payment (or refund as the case may be).

- Please note that if I am not guiding and one of my colleagues are guiding then the Guide Fee could be reduced by JPY 1,000-2,000 per person per day

- Please note that for weekends and national holidays, Guide Fee increases by JPY 1,000 per person per day

- Please note that the prices do not include VAT


Details

Accommodation

There are several hotels in the Niseko area.

More info

  • A minimum of 2 people is required to run the tour. For January and February we typically run tours everyday.
  • If the minimum of 2 people is not reached, then I will contact client at least 2 days before and will communicate if the tour is cancelled or if there is a possibility of changing the itinerary / group. If it is cancelled, then you receive a full refund. Client has the option to cancel with full refund or agree to the change in itinerary and make the differential payment (or refund as the case may be).
  • If conditions aren’t good for the pre-booked itinerary, then I may cancel this itinerary but offer the option to join other itineraries. Client has the option to cancel with full refund or agree to the change in itinerary and make the differential payment (or refund as the case may be). Participants should bring with them a probe, beacon, a proper backpack, ski poles and a shovel. If you do not have this equipment, it can be rented in Niseko.

Meeting point

The guide office in Niseko.

About the guide


What people are saying about Japan Mountain Guides-

Vincent Loos

5.00

August, 2019

Fantastic region, perfect guide !




 

 

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