One-day guided trips to the powder Mecca of Kiroro and other near by resorts! When you think the powder’s all gone in Niseko… there’s always some left in Kiroro. Especially in the exclusive zones we can access on our one-day Kiroro Powder Detours.

Haven’t hear of Kiroro before? It’s an amazingly fun Japanese ski resort about 45mins drive away. Powder Detours have access to exclusive terrain in Kiroro for the sole purpose of these one day Powder Detours.

What is the Powder Detour Day Trip?

These day trips are guiding-only. We find the best snow and know all the sections to avoid. Join us for a day of amazing powder in Kiroro Resort.

Kiroro Day trips run daily from January 01 and cost JPY 22,000 per person ( lift pass not included ). Lift passes that include mountain a day mountain membership can be purchased for JPY 5,500. ( 6 hour passes are JPY 4,700 ) Private Group tours available for JPY 65,000.( 1-4 people)


  • Free transport from Hirafu Village and back again
  • Access to exclusive powder zones ( as part of the mountain club membership program )
  • Guiding from one of our avalanche qualified, English-speaking team

Note: Avalanche rescue equipment (beacon, probe and shovel) is compulsory for all guests – available to hire for JPY 3,000 per person (advanced booking essential).

Who are the Powder Detour Day Trips for?

People who can ski or ride powder already!

We often have varying abilities and can mix and match within groups (numbers depending), but you DO need to be comfortable skiing or riding in powder already. This is not the place to learn!