Have an entire resort to yourself with a full-day Weiss Catski Tours. The guides will take you to Weiss Horn's open bowls and tree runs. Best suited to intermediate powder skiers and boarders.

Price Snapshot

Group Tour: ¥50,000 per person,
Private Tour: ¥480,000 per CAT

  • 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.

    Weiss Horn is the last mountain on the Niseko ski range and was once a resort that operated lifts. The lifts have since stopped and now you can access this area in a Snowcat. The weather hits it from all directions giving it the deepest snow in Niseko. The Weiss Catski Tours guide will take you to Weiss' open bowls and tree runs for an unforgettable day in the snow.

    Package includes:

    • Pick-up from your accommodation and transportation to Weiss Horn
    • Lunch* 
    • Backcountry safety gear

    *Weiss Catski tours are able to cater for dietary requirements.Please make sure to inform us of any allergies or dietary requirements in advance.

    Group Tour: ¥50,000* per person (there is a minimum of 7 guests for the tour to run. In the event a tour is cancelled, the guest may reschedule or receive a refund. Maximum of 12 guests.)

    Private Tour: ¥480,000* - your own CAT for up to 12 people

    Ability Level Chart

    A typical day with Weiss Cat Ski Tour would be as follows:

    7:30 - 8:00Pick up from your Niseko accommodation
    8:30 - 09:00Arrive at Hanazono 308 for registration and safety briefing and avalanche equipment fitting. Travel to Weiss.
    9:00 - 11:30Spend the morning exploring your mountain and enjoying those incredible powder turns! With open faces, tree lines and powder pillows there is something for everyone.Expect 3-4 runs in the morning.
    11:30-12:30Enjoy a beautifully prepared lunch tucked away in a forest cabin restaurant, Somoza.
    12:30-15:00Jump back into the cat and shred the powder! Generally expect up to 3 runs after lunch.
    15:00-15:15After a great day on the mountain it's time to head back to HANAZONO to drop off gear and head back to your accommodation.
  • Terms
    • Bookings can only be accepted more than 72 hours in advance.
    • Guests must call 0136-21-6688 the day before their tour to reconfirm.
    • Guests will have the tour confirmed at 8:30pm the day prior to allow sufficient time to fill any remaining seats.
    • Cancellations 14 days or less prior to tour date will incur a 20% cancellation fee, 3 days or less prior a 100% cancellation fee.
    • Tours may be suspended if a guide decides that the Guest’s safety cannot be assured due to inclement weather and/or unfavourable snow conditions.
      -When suspension of a tour is made before a lift has been ridden, the tour will be rescheduled to the next available day.
      -When suspension of a tour is made within the first half of the tour, 40% of the tour fee will be refunded.
      -When suspension of a tour is made within the second half of the tour, the tour fee will not be refunded
    • A minimum of 7 pax in total are required for the Group Tour to operate.
    • Minimum required age is 10 years old and minimum skiing/snowboarding ability Level 3 (please see ability chart on main page).
    • 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].