Have an entire mountain to yourself with a backcountry tour. Ski the peaks around Niseko, including the stunning Mount Yotei!

Price Snapshot

Private Niseko Range Tour: ¥60,000 (for up to 6 people)
Private Mount Youtei Tour: ¥60,000 (for up to 3 people)
Save 5% off the above prices when booking through Niseko Central!

  • Information

    Please note that Niseko Central are not offering this service for the 2021-22 season.

    Please note the following information relates to last season. The information will be updated and the service will be available to book once prices and details are released by our supplier.

    Have an entire mountain to yourself with a guided backcountry tour. Ski the peaks around the Niseko area, including the stunning, iconic Mount Yotei itself! Backcountry Tours are run by the Niseko Adventure Centre (NAC).

    Backcountry Tours are available for Private Tours (only for you and your friends).

    TourStart TimeDurationMax GuestsPrice
    Niseko Backcountry Tour8:00am6 hrs (About 1~2 hours per climb)6¥60,000
    Mount Yotei Backcountry Tour8:00am6 hrs6¥60,000 for up to 3 Guests, ¥15,000 per additional Guest

    * Lunch is not included in any of the tours.

    *Save 5% off the above prices with your Experience Niseko Passport discount available to all Niseko Central Guests!

    • If you would like to rent equipment, please do so directly with NAC onsite. (Price does not include safety gears and hike-up equipments).
    • Pick-up and Drop-off service to/from your accommodation is included.
    • The Backcountry Tours may be cancelled due to bad weather - Guests will be offered a refund or reschedule.
    • Minimum age: 16 years old
    • Level required: Intermediate+, off-piste running skill must be required

    Please note: Guests are required to meet at the NAC building 15 minutes prior to tour starting time. The minimum ability level required is Intermediate and all participants older than 15 years of age. At least 1-2 hours of uphill hiking will be required per climb for the Niseko Range tour and may involve using some small local chairlifts, Guests will need to carry some small change to pay for these chairs. The Mount Yotei hike will take around 3-5 hours of climbing and backcountry experience is necessary for all participants. Guests will need to provide their own skis/snowboard and clothing. Niseko Range tours are available from 20 Dec to 31 March depending on snow conditions. Mount Yotei tours are available from 15 Jan to 31 Mar.

  • Terms
    • Bookings can only be accepted more than 72 hours in advance.
    • From 15 days to 2 days before 50% will be charged for any cancellations. Within 2 days of tour 100% cancellation fee.
    • Minimum required age is 16 years old and minimum skiing/snowboarding ability intermediate.
    • Backcountry experience required for Mount Yotei tour.
    • Tours may be cancelled at any time by NAC due to unsafe weather or snow conditions. In this case Guests will be offered a reschedule of date or a full refund.
    • Bookings can only be accepted from Niseko Central’ Guests.
    • Bookings are not confirmed until you receive confirmation from Niseko Central via email.
    • Bookings are subject to the Niseko Central terms and conditions.
    • Requests for changes or cancellations should be sent via email to [email protected].