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Weiss Powder CAT skiing

Niseko Weiss Powder CATS

Claim the entire mountain for your and your closest friends or family. WEISS cat skiing is a showcase for Niseko’s world-famous champagne powder. Long, deep runs through both meadows and forest, Mt. Weiss is a true introduction to the Niseko backcountry. Join a group of other powder-lovers, or hire the entire cat to give your family the perfect introduction to powder and the backcountry. Lunch included.

Guests will complete an average of 6-7 runs in one tour. The steepest run is 30+ degrees and the average is 20 degrees. The maximum vertical decent is 450metere. The CAT has a specially-made cabin that can fit up to 12 guests, keeping them warm during the ride up.

Niseko Weiss Powder Cats will operate one tour per day. The tour will either be a group tour with 12 individual seats available or a private tour. Guests booking a private tour can have up to 12 guests in their group.

Niseko Weiss Powder CATS Tour Weiss CAT Assist Backcountry Tour

Niseko Weiss Powder CATS

Niseko Weiss Powder CATS Tour

Niseko Weiss Powder Cats
Tour Duration Price Starting Time Starting Point
Group Tour 7 Hours ¥39,000/person* 8:15 AM Accommodation Pickup
Private Tour 7 Hours ¥390,000/CAT 8:15 AM

Accommodation Pickup


The schedule of tour day would be as follows:

7:30am - 8:00am Pick-up at accommodation
8:30am - 8:45am Arrive at HANAZONO 308
  Safety briefing etc.
8:45am - 9:00am Depart HANAZONO 308 to Weiss CAT Base
9:00am - 12noon AM Session! (3-5 runs)
12noon - 1:00pm Lunch at WEISS HOTEL
1:00pm - 3:00pm PM Session! (2-3 runs)
3:00pm - 3:15pm Depart Weiss CAT Base to HANAZONO 308
3:30pm- End of Tour, Drop-off at Hirafu accommodation


*Minimum of 4 pax for all group tours to run.

**In the event a tour is cancelled, the guest may reschedule or receive a refund. Guests must call 0136-21-6688 the day before their tour to reconfirm.

***Guests will have the tour confirmed at 8:30pm the day prior to allow sufficient time to fill any remaining seats.
****Children must be age 10 and above.Children age 16 and under must be accompanied by an adult.


Weiss CAT assist backcountry tour

Guests and guide will go up to Weiss top by cat then ski/ride down and skin up backside of Mt. Weiss where NWPC will not use for the tour. For backcountry beginners, we can offer BC clinic in this field, which includes backcountry safety knowledge, skin up training, route finding, and avalanche awareness.

   Pricing Notes
Private Tours
  • ¥58,000 per group
  • Max. 4 guests per group
  • Duration:        6 hours
  • Guides will pick up the guests at their accommodation
  • Guests must organize following items.

    • Touring ski and skin or split board, skin and folding pole
    • Snack and water (500ml)
    • Spare goggle or sunglass 
    • Backpack, probe, shovel and beacon provide free of charge


Group Tours
  • ¥26,000 per person
  • Max. 4 guests per group
  • Min. 2 guests to operate the tour


7:30 am Briefing start at 308
8:30am  Arrive Weiss CAT Base
8:20am  Arrive Weiss top. Tour begins!
1:30pm Finish the tour at Weiss, back to 308

Niseko Weiss Powder CATS

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