OUR ADVENTURE TRIPS FOR THE 2020-21 SEASON
(BOOK WITH PEACE OF MIND: 100% FREE CANCELLATION UNTIL DECEMBER 20!)
"Go All Out" - Jan 4 to Jan 13 2021*
Uncompromised powder seeking for highly skilled skiers
335,000 JPY per person
299,000 JPY ONLY! (10% OFF!)
If you are in great shape, very used to "earn your turns" and do not mind a slightly less luxurious hotel or a last minute change and slightly longer drive for the sake of skiing the best possible powder on the day then this trip is for you.
On this trip we can ski up to 8 days (with the option of resting one day if you get tired), and visit 6 or 7 different mountains around Hokkaido (most of them off the beaten tracks!). We will probably do 3 to 5 days of medium/hard ski touring too - ski touring and backcountry safety equipment is needed (can be rented) - and you will get to explore and unwind in Sapporo city on the final day if you wish.
Max group size (new for 2021): 4 guests. Minimum: 3 guests.
Example itinerary: Kiroro, Yotei, Kokusai, Sapporo - Teine, Tokachidake, Asahikawa to rest (or Asahidake to ski), Kurodake, Furanodake (actual itinerary might change based on conditions)
"Skins In The Game", Jan 16 - Jan 25 2021*
Some backcountry touring but mostly lift-access powder runs
310,000 JPY per person
279,000 JPY ONLY! (10% OFF!)
A trip for high level skiers and boarders who might want to have a day or two ski-touring but mostly riding lifts up, with the occasional hike to access side-country powder runs.
7 ski days - 1 rest day (with the option to ski) - at least 4/5 different mountains/resorts. Max group size: 8 guests. Minimum: 3.
Example itinerary: Kiroro, Rusutsu, Sapporo-Teine, Asahikawa to rest (or Asahidake to ski), Tokachidake, Furano (actual itinerary might change based on conditions)
"Culture & Powder", Jan 28 - Feb 6 2021*
Lift-access sidecountry - Sapporo Snow and Ice Festival
349,000 JPY per person
315,000 JPY ONLY! (10% OFF!)
This trip is designed for more comfort, less driving and changing hotels, and to experience even more of the cultural side of Japan, including a day (and night) exploring the world-famous Sapporo Snow and Ice Festival! No ski touring, just an option for a couple of small hikes to access more terrain.
6/7 ski days - 1/2 rest days (with the option to ski if preferred) - 3/4 different resorts around Hokkaido. Max group size: 8 guests. Minimum: 3.
Example itinerary: Niseko, Kiroro, explore Asahikawa to rest (or Kamui to ski), Tomamu, Furano, Sapporo (actual itinerary might change based on conditions)
All the trips above require a GOOD level of ski/snowboard technique, in deep/fresh snow. The "Go All Out" also requires some previous ski touring experience. If you are a good level skier but feel like you need a little improvement on powder-specific technique or have never done ski-touring before, please consider one of our add-on clinics. The clinics can be taken just before the trips.
Backcountry safety equipment (transceiver and backpack with shovel and probe) is mandatory on all trips and helmets are HIGHLY recommended (lots of tree skiing).
Max group size in 2021 is 4 people, minimum to run is 3.
The trips above all include:
- Transport around Hokkaido and to/from Sapporo Chitose airport
- Accommodation (single room - 5% additional discount for couples sharing hotel room)
- Breakfast (* self catered in Niseko)
- 1 x Dinner at Mountain Hotel (only for "Culture and Powder" trip)
- Fully qualified and experienced guide on the mountain
What's NOT included:
- Flights to/from Sapporo Chitose
- Lift passes (when needed)
- Equipment rental
- Other meals and drinks
- Onsen admission if outside hotel
- Backcountry/off-piste personal travel insurance (mandatory)
*trip's exact dates are TBC with participants and subject to adjustments - please do NOT book any air travel prior to confirming dates with us