Snowshoes & Ski hiking

Snowshoeing and ski hiking are popular winter activities. Enjoy a different kind of winter experience by walking on the powder snow.

Ski Hiking

Experience this new, entertaining activity, which is perfect for beginners. Short skis, make it easy and fun to climb up snowy hills before slowly sliding down. Participants don’t need to be able to ski to enjoy this activity, as the short skis make it easy to move and slide. Why not enjoy the stunning Hokkaido wilderness, while trying this brand new activity.

[Period] From early Jan to late Mar
[Duration] 120 min
[Time] (1) 09:30 – 11:30  (2) 13:30 – 15:30
[Location] Snow Activity Land
[Participant] 2 or more
[Price] JPY 5,400 / person
[Language Support] English

Notes

  • Price includes equipment rental (boots + snow rambler skis).
  • Age Restriction for program: 13 + (Boot Size 23 cm +)
  • Program may be delayed or cancelled due to weather or other conditions.
  • Reservation required by 17:00 the day before.

Snowshoeing - Trekking in the Morning

Snowshoeing has become a very popular winter pastime. Anyone can freely enjoy exploring the snowy mountains in snowshoes. Forests enveloped in immaculate white snow abound with new discoveries, look out for animal tracks and keep your eyes open for wildlife and the majesty that comes with the natural surroundings during winter.

[Period] From mid-Dec to late Mar
[Duration] 60 min
[Time] 07:00 – 08:00
[Location] Snow Activity Land
[Participant] 2 or more
[Price] JPY 3,240 / person
[Language Support] English

Notes

  • Price includes equipment rental (snowshoes).
  • Age Restriction for "Trekking in the Morning": Age 7 + ( with boot size 20cm +)
  • The program may be delayed or cancelled due to weather or other conditions.
  • Rental boots are also available. ( JPY 1,080 / day)
  • Reservation required by 17:00 the day before.

Nature Tour

Enjoy the beautiful nature of the surrounding national parks with an experienced local guide to show you the way! Choose from Lake Toya Area or the Rusutsu Area.


=Lake Toya Area Course=
[Period] From mid-Dec to early Apr
[Duration] Around 90 min
[Time] (1) 08:30 – 11:30 (2) 12:45 – 15:45
[Location] Activity desk (South Wing)
[Participant] 2 or more
[Price] Adult JPY 5,400 / person, Child (age 7-12) JPY 3,780
[Language Support] English

Notes

  • Price includes equipment rental (boots, snowshoes).
  • Age Restriction for program: 7 +
  • Program may be conducted without snowshoes according to conditions.
  • Program may be delayed or cancelled due to weather or other conditions.
  • Reservation required by 17:00 the day before.
  • Host association: Toya Guide Centre

=Rusutsu Area Course=
[Period] From mid-Dec to early Apr
[Duration] 120 min
[Time] (1) 09:30 – 11:30 (2) 13:30 – 15:30
[Location] Snow Activity Land
[Participants] 2 or more
[Price] JPY 5,400 / person
[Language Support] English

Notes

  • Price includes equipment rental (snowshoes).
  • Age Restriction for program: 11 +
  • Program may be delayed or cancelled due to weather or other conditions.
  • Reservation required by 17:00 the day before.
  • Host association: Niseko Outdoor Center

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Some activity programs have scheduled holidays. Please confirm the details listed with us to ensure the activity you want is available during your stay.
For additional schedule information or participation in upcoming events, please inquire directly at the Rusutsu Resort Activity Desk.

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- Check-in Date & Check-out Date
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