Niseko Backcountry

The Niseko and Hokkaido backcounrty is a place worth visiting if you make it as far Hirafu the main town that caters to the increasing number of foreign skiers and boarders that come to Niseko Japan for their powder fix.


There are various ways of exploring the backcounrty from accessing it directly from the resort or for the more serious snowshoes or even snowmobiles.

The backcounrty as every well informed rider - that's skis or board - knows is a very dangerous place so be wise and make sure you have the right eqipment and knowledge.

On this page you can find information to help you get backcounrty and be backcountry safe.