Summer in Niseko




Summer in Niseko

Niseko Summer and things to do

Hiking, biking, golfing, climbing, rafting, fishing or relaxing in the warm waters of our onsens, a summer holiday in Niseko has activites for everyone. Hokkaido’s perfect spring, summer and autumn temperatures with low humidity keep it comfortable for all who visit. With Mt. Yotei towering over the area and the Shiribetsu river twisting through the flourishing landscape, the stunning scenery of Niseko makes this place an unforgetable year round destination. Relax and take in the unique cultural experience that our Niseko world class resort has to offer. Let us at Holiday Niseko help you get the most out of your visit with our local knowledge and summer accommodation packages.

Bicycling

Cruising downhill on the ski-slopes, cross country through the forests along the Shirbetsu river or training on the smooth roads, there is bicycling in Niseko for everyone! Based on your experience, there are unlimited options for any cycling enthusiast here.

The Annupuri and Hirafu gondolas are running in the summer months for the down-hiller to load in, chill up to the top and drop in.

The spring, summer and autumn in Niseko are full of different bike related events and competitions. Rental bicycles, tours and kits are waiting for you at one of the many bike shops in town. We would be happy to help in any way with getting you out pedaling around our beautiful landscape.

http://groovecyclesniseko.com/mtb

Rafting

Enjoy the day in a rubber raft with your family and friends and take a journey down one of Hokkaido’s beautiful rivers. Hold on and let a local guide float you down the rough river during the spring melt off or enjoy a chill raft tour during the summer months. There are many outfitters that we can get you in touch with to make your day out on the water a good one.

http://www.oac-japan.com

Fishing

There a many rivers and lakes through out the Niseko area to fish and many species inhabit these waters. The Shiribetsu River which runs through Niseko is home to Chum, Cherry and Red-spooted masu salmon, Whitespotted char, Ayu, Stone Loach, Dolly Varden trout, Iwana Yamame, Carp and the ‘Japanese huchen’- which is on the brink of extinction. Brown Trout and Red Salmoninhabit the beautiful Shikotsu Lake that is located in between the Chitose airport and Niseko. This is a great lake to try your fishing skills on.

You can find the local fly fishing master in Niseko at his Village House pension in Hirafu or as the chef at his Shunsai Restaurant in Kutchan. Dine at Hirotsugu Hashimoto’s restaurant and maybe you will be lucky enough to get a tip on the area. Fly fishing or lure casting, there is fish to be caught here and we will happily help you get set up.

http://www.noc-hokkaido.jp/e/e_nocfishing.html

http://www.hokkaidoexperience.com/detail/index/1369?ss=sy=0;sm=0;sd=0

Golf

Golfing in Niseko is all time! The Niseko area offers a great selection of challenging, affordable and un-crowded golf courses to choose from. Surrounded by forests, mountains and mild weather, you will be inspired when teeing off with Mt. Yotei in the distance. Enjoy a relaxing game and experience is what Niseko’s golf is all about.

Niseko Tokyu Golf Course

Niseko Tokyu Golf Course rolls out from the base of Hanazono’s ski area and faces beautiful Mt.Yotei. Surrounded by amazing terrain and silver birch forests, this perfectly kept par 72 course measures out 7003 fun and exciting yards of challenging play.

Address: 1 Hanazono, Kutchan-cho, Abuta-gun, Hokkaido 044-0084
Tel: 0136-23-0109

Established:1992
Designer: Hayashima
Holes/Par: 18/72

Niseko Village Golf Course

Niseko Village Golf Course is lined in beautiful pine and birch forests at the base of the Mt. Annupuri in Higashiyama. This well manicured and challenging Par 73 course measures out at 6,845 yards of play and is one of the few courses with a Par 6. The lengthy 721 yards of the famous 10th challenge even the best of players. Come out and play a day on our long fairways and amazingly layed out Niseko Village course.

Tel:0136-44-1111

Established: 1992
Designer: Hayashima
Holes/Par: 18/73

Niseko Golf Course

Layed out and designed by the talented Arnold Palmer, the Niseko Golf Course is a local favorite! Holding on to tradition and allowing players to walk the course as you play, Niseko Golf Course is old fashioned and unique this way. With options of a golf cart or bag only cart, you can take your time and truely enjoy the scenery surrounding this Par 72. Measuring out at 6,805 yards of challenging fairways and greens, playing 18 at the Niseko Golf Course is a must.

Address:Fukui, Niseko-cho, Abuta-gun, Hokkaido 048-1561

Tel:0136-44-1111

Established: 1986
Designer: Arnold Palmer
Holes/Par: 18/72

Niseko Golf and Resort

Niseko Golf and Resort is another local’s favorite course and offers a great golfing experience! Georgous scenery and peaks are visible from every tee and the course is manicured to perfection. With 6,794 yards of challenging fairways constantly climbing in elevation, this Par 72 course will keep you playing your best game until the 18th hole.

Address: 46-1, Sakae, Rankoshi-cho, Isoya-gun, Hokkaido 048-1325
Tel: 0136-56-2121

Established: 1974
Designer: Miyake
Holes/Par: 18/72