Have an entire mountain to yourself with a backcountry tour. Ski the peaks around Niseko, including the stunning Mount Yotei!
Private Niseko Range Tour: ¥60,000 (for up to 6 people)
Private Mount Youtei Tour: ¥60,000 (for up to 3 people)
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Have an entire mountain to yourself with a guided backcountry tour. Ski the peaks around the Niseko area, including the stunning, iconic Mount Youtei itself! Backcountry Tours are run by the Niseko Adventure Centre (NAC).
Backcountry Tours are available for Private Tours (only for you and your friends).
Tour Start Time Duration Max Guests Price Niseko Range Tour 8:00am 6 hrs 6 ¥60,000 for up to 6 Guests Mount Yotei Tour 8:45am 7 hrs 6 ¥60,000 for up to 3 Guests, ¥15,000 per additional Guest
*Save 5% off the above prices with your Niseko Passport discount available to all Niseko Central Guests!
- The Niseko Range options: Chisenupuri, Nitonupuri or Iwaonupuri (your guide will choose the best location on the day).
- If you would like to rent equipment, please do so directly with NAC onsite.
- Lunch is included in the price.
- The Backcountry Tours may be cancelled due to bad weather - Guests will be offered a refund or reschedule.
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. Backcountry equipment ONLY is included in the tour, 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.
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Terms & Conditions
- 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].