Tokachi Mountains and Silver Birch.

Tokachi Mountains and Silver Birch.


Backcountry ski Tokachi

Description: Tokachi is located to the East of Furano. here you will some superb backcountry powder in the spectacular foothills and ranges of this volcanic range. Our options here allow is to visit the vent of the Tokachi volcano, or ski the open forest runs that fringe this range. This is pure backcountry with climbing required. After skiing we will visit one of the hot spring baths before returning to Furano.

Pick up details: We will pick you up from your lodge at Furano If staying in Asahikawa, contact us for details.

Timing: We will leave Furano at 7:30. We will return you to your lodge by 5:30 approximately. It is about 45 minutes each way from Furano.

Includes: Professional guide; private transport; safety equipment; instruction (depending on group and skill level); hot spring bath entry fee.

Not included: Skis; (available for hire); all other personal items; we will send you a gear list on application.

Safety equipment & training: We will provide you with a beacon, probe and shovel. You will require a day pack. We will send you a full list on application of other gear you require to bring with you. We will spend some time each day training you in the use of this equipment.

Specialist equipment: You will need skis with skins and bindings that you can climb with. This would include telemark gear, alpine touring or a ski binding attachment such as Alpine Trekkers. We will send you a gear list on application.bWe provide a 10% discount on backcountry ski hire for participants in this tour.

 

Tokachi Toyota Skiing

With apologies to all other car makers, this is our unique day tour which uses vehicle transport to climb back towards the top of some superb backcountry powder and touring. Some climbing is still required. Contact us for details.

 Tokachi Toyota Skiing group.

Tokachi Toyota Skiing group.

Safety equipment & training: We will provide you with a beacon, probe and shovel. You will require a day pack. We will send you a full list on application of other gear you require to bring with you. We will spend some time each day training you in the use of this equipment.

Skill level: See above.

How to book prior to arrival in Japan: To book 2 days or more of private guiding, down load a booking form or contact us to check availability. Send the booking form via email. All credit cards accepted. Full preparation notes will then be sent which includes equipment/clothing list and other details.

How to book in Japan. Contact us via this website or by phone on +81 (0)90 8278 9196. If there is availability, we will arrange for you to fill out a booking form and payment and will then provide you with equipment and clothing list.

Trip Numbers: minimum 4 - maximum 6- (Private groups no minimum.)


Prices:

  • Tokachi Standard Day Groups: on application depending on the needs of the group