Niseko, Japan

Edventure Autumn Camp 2020

Edventure Autumn Camp 2020

Edventure Autumn Camp 2020

The Kids Autumn Camp by EdVenture is now open for registrations. Activities are hands-on and nature-based to help participants to develop their language skills in a fun and safe environment.

Edventure Autumn Camp 2020

Over the course of 3 days, participants will construct a modular scooter, take part in arts and crafts, cycling along the Shiribetsu River, visit Lake Hangetsu for an orienteering adventure, pick vegetables for an organic pizza, and more!

Edventure Autumn Camp 2020

Discover the nature and beauty of Hokkaido this October with our EdVenture Kids Autumn Camp program. This special 3 day program is designed for families looking to escape the city and create unforgettable memories together.

Edventure Autumn Camp 2020

​Check out more information and register for the camp on the Edventure Website.

Winners - Niseko Summer Shootout 2020

Niseko News, Summer News

Here are the winners from the very first Niseko Summer Shootout! Congratulations to the winners and a big thanks to all the photographers who entered the competition.

Winners - Niseko Summer Shootout 2020

The inaugural Niseko Summer Shootout has wrapped up, with winners announced at this year's Niseko Autumn Food Festival.

There were so many great entries showcasing the natural beauty of Niseko. Even though there were no categories, most photographers chose to capture all the different aspects of the Niseko landscape.

Congratulations to the winners and a big thanks to all the photographers who entered the competition.

A big thanks to all the sponsors who helped support this great contest.

The contest is presented by Niseko Tourism with support from Rising Sun GuidesNiseko Nine, and Summerlife Magazine

On to the winners!

Winning third place and ¥2,000 MTB voucher from Niseko Nine and ¥2,000 cash prize is Yuuya Okuno - @yuuyadayoo.

The clear night skies over Mt. Yotei made a big impression on judges, with strong visual lines leading right up through the foreground of the image.

Winners - Niseko Summer Shootout 2020

Winning second place and a ¥5,000 MTB voucher from Niseko Nine and ¥5,000 cash prize is Reilly McGlashan - @reilly_mcglashan.

This hidden waterfall and pool is an instant classic that showcases just how magical the landscape can be.

Winners - Niseko Summer Shootout 2020

Winning 1st place and taking home a ¥10,000 MTB voucher from @nisekonine , an avalanche course from @risingsunguides valued at ¥25,000, and a ¥10,000 cash prize is Takashi Okada - @oka_photo.

It's often hard to describe the 'feeling' of Niseko, but this image by Takashi Okada achieves exactly that. This image has beautifully captured the ever-changing mood of the Niseko ranges. Well done to Takashi on a well-deserved first place!

Winners - Niseko Summer Shootout 2020

Congratulations again to all the winners and we're looking forward to next Summer!

Grand Hirafu Operating Schedule - 2020/21 Winter

Grand Hirafu Operating Schedule - 2020/21 Winter

Grand Hirafu Operating Schedule - 2020/21 Winter

Grand Hirafu has announced their operating schedule for this winter. There are a number of changes due to COVID-19, including operating lifts, opening dates, shuttle bus, and lift capacity. The good news is that most of the resort lifts will be operational meaning that guests and locals will still be able to have a great resort experience.

Dates:

  • Planned Opening: December 05
  • Planned Closing: May 05
  • Planned Night Skiing: December 19 - March 7
  • The above are subject to change due to weather or COVID situation

Lifts Operating:

  • Ace Family Quad
  • Ace #2 Quad (Center Four)
  • Holiday #1 Pair
  • King #3 Quad
  • King #4
  • Swinging Monkey
  • Hirafu Gondola
  • Night Skiing:
  • Ace Family Quad
  • Ace #2 Quad (Center Four)

Bus:

  • Hirafu Village Shuttle will not be running
  • Niseko United Shuttle bus will be running

Lift Capacity:

  • The number of people allowed together on lifts will be halved
  • Family & friend groups can get on together

Terrain Park:

  • There will be no terrain park in Grand Hirafu this winter
  • There will be no spring park

Please note that the above information can change depending on the COVID situation.

Please read the full announcement HERE (Japanese only).

For inquiries:

Niseko Grand Hirafu
Tel: 0136-22-0109

Niseko Village"Pure" Open

Niseko News, Summer News

Enjoy the adrenaline at Niseko Village Pure

Niseko Village

Niseko Village "Pure" has been open for business since July 23rd!

Prices:

  • July 23rd~August 31st 9am~5pm Open everyday
  • September 1st~September 30th 9am~5pm Open only Saturdays and Sundays
Super passport Adult 4,500JPY, Child 3,500JPY
After 2 passport Adult 3000JPY, Child 2300JPY (please enter after 2pm)

Tree trekking: Advanced and beginner: 1000JPY per entrance
Rail slider: 1000JPY per entrance
3 categories all you can play: 2500JPY

  • October 1st~October 11th 9am~4pm Open on Saturday and Sunday (tree trekking and rail slider only)

*This year, Zip liner canceled, Summer gondola canceled and Tennis will not take place.

Inquiries:

Phone: 0136-44-3311

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