Freeride Ski in Japan – hokkaido

Freeride ski in Japan – Hokkaido

The island of Hokkaido formed by mountains between 1,200 and 2,200 meters above sea level is the freeride paradise in the world; cold temperatures and precipitation abbondati guarantee excellent snow conditions throughout the period of the places definitely winter.Freeride ski in Hokkaido is excellent challenge time to ski in amazing resort and to climb the best vulcans in Japan. Hokkaido island offers the most fascinating and off-piste skiing alpinists tour, in a long forest and  amazing couloir!

The program is ten days and there will be 7 days on the slopes in the two main areas of the island , that of Sapporo and Furano, the first near the sea while the second is in the heart of Hokkaido.


Program summary:

Day 1

Arrive at Tokyo Narita flight to Sapporo Chitose and from there transfer by minivan in Niseko .

2 -3rd day

You will spend two days in the largest ski descents with medium free ride of about 1000 meters , the ski runs will take place between open spaces steep descents into channels. Possibility to include a wonderful outlet for ski mountaineering on Yotei – Zan a mountain of nearly two thousand meters and considerable charm .

Day 4

You will spend a day at a resort minor but of great beauty characterized by volcanic mountains and birch forests .

5th – 6th day

We will spend two days in the mecca of skiing downhill with Sapporo facing, sea view , spending some nights in the famous city of winter sports .

Day 7

Alpine ski trips around Teibe or Kokusai , with a height difference of 900 m to reach the highest peak in the region 2290 meters.

8 -9th day

Off-piste and in Kurodake Tomamu a smaller resort but of enormous beauty with tracks ranging from 600 to 1500 meters .

Day 10

Trasferimanto and boarding .

Equipment: avalanche transceiver, shovel and probe , skiing off-piste ( can be rent locally)

Costs: € 1400 – 9 days

Country: Japan
Group: min.5 -6
Duration : 10 days
Commitment: 3
Season : from January to February
Registration fee : 250,00 €

The price includes: Mountain Guide for the duration of the program, transfers from / to aerporto in Sapporo, nights in the lodge or hotel (room. double) , transfers by minivan 4×4.

The price does not include: Drinks and extras in hotel, personal equipment, meals not
mentioned in the program, ski pass, anything not mentioned in “The price includes”.

The program may change depending of the weather and snow conditions.