Northern Heights Guiding - Hakuba

Northern Heights Guiding

Backcountry, Off-Piste, and On-Resort Guiding
Door to Door Private Shuttle Service
Half-Day and Full-Day Tours
English Speaking Guides

Information

Northern Heights Guiding is owned and operated by Hakuba Local, James Robb, who has called Hakuba home for the last 16 years. James’ team of fully certified and English speaking guides are Hakuba backcountry experts and pride themselves on offering the highest level of service.

What to Bring: All our backcountry tours will require touring equipment (touring skis with skins, splitboard with skins or snowshoes) , avalanche safety gear (beacon, probe, shovel) backpack (25L minimum) , lunch & snacks, water, warm clothes, helmet, goggles,sunglasses, money for lift(s).

Participant Skills: These tours are geared for those who can competently ski and board in powder and variable snow conditions.

Tour Details: Backcountry day tours can usually get 2 – 3 runs a day and upwards of 800~1500 vertical meters hiking in a day, depending on our locations and group level.


Backcountry and Off-Piste Tours

  • Full Day Backcountry (7.5 Hours)

    Private Vehicle Pick up and Drop Off
    Up to 5 guests per private group
    Flexible start time & Professional guide
    Assistance with local services
    Totally tailored to you - at your pace

    ¥70,000
  • Full Day Off-Piste Guiding (7 Hours)

    Private Pick up in Private Vehicle
    Up to 5 guests per private group
    Flexible start time & Professional guide
    Choice of 47, Happo, Iwatake, Norikura, Tsugaike or Cortina
    Totally tailored to you - at your pace

    ¥65,000
  • Half Day Off-Piste (4 Hours)

    Private Pick up in Private Vehicle
    Up to 5 guests per private group
    Flexible start time & Professional guide
    Choice of Hakuba47, Happo, Iwatake or Norikura
    Totally tailored to you - at your pace

    ¥45,000

Address

Evergreen Backcountry Guides, Wadano, 4377 Hokujo, Hakuba, Kitaazumi District, Nagano 399-9301