Hanazono Powder Guides

MINIMUM HIKE- MAXIMUM DESCENT. First Tracks service GUARANTEED. This is the backcountry guiding tour to be chosen!

Hanazono Powder Guides is the only official-resort operated backcountry guiding company in the Niseko aera.
A typical day in Niseko may see you floating your way through waist deep perfect powder for 100 vertical meters. First tracks service guaranteed as the lift operates only for the participants of this tour.

Morning group tour, Private Half/Full day tour, and POWDER 3 DAYZ plan is there to provide absolute experience of deep snow for 3 days.

Our private tours cater for everyone from riders hoping to try their first powder run to backcountry fanatics. With a small guide to guest ratio of just 1:4, our team of highly trained guides are able to tailor the tour to your ability and give you the best Niseko experience possible. Each tour includes our exclusive ”First Tracks” service, allowing you access to Hanazono’s incredible tree runs and bowls a full hour before the lifts open to everyone else. This means first tracks through Strawberry Fields, Blueberry Fields, the Hanazono bowls – the resort is your playground! From then on stay ahead of the crowds as your guide leads you through the best pockets that only the experienced locals know about.

HPG provides a pick up and drop off service for all of our tours to and from your accommodation. All avalanche safety equipment is provided free of chare and our guides will start the tour with a safety briefing.