rental gear

fat powder skis

Choose from traditional wasted skis or the newer rockered skis for deep powder joy.

AT or Telemark

Telemark or Marker F10/Barron AT bindings.

Telemark & AT Boots

BD Push and Seeker telemark boots & BD Quadrant AT boots.

skins & adjustable poles

Enhance your backcountry experience with full width skins & adjustable poles.


Three antenna digital Arva beacons, along with shovels and probes. For 2015 avalaung backpacks available for hire*.

alpine backcountry ski rental

Season 2014 saw the opening of our backcountry ski rental shop based at the Furano ski resort. If in the Furano area you can come to our shop and arrange your ski hire directly with us, however, if you are not able to come to Furano, we can deliver ski hire to any of the following areas in Hokkaido.

furano | asahi dake | asahikawa | tomamu | tokachi | niseko*

ski delivery service express courier This service is available anywhere in Hokkaido. The delviery service offers overn ight service but we cannot guarantee delivery and recommend you allow at least three working days to ensure delivery on time at your location. This service is free for those hiring for 4 or more days. For shorter hires, the delivery fee is ¥2500.
Please note that you can only use this service if you can adjust your own boots to the bindings, whether Alpine Touring or telemark.

ski delivery service by shop staff We are happy to provide this service to groups in the central Hokkaido area. Our shop technician can then ensure all boots and skis are correctly fitted to your needs. Subject to availability. We recommend booking this service early. *This service is available in the Niseko area thorugh our partner shop, Harro Snowsprots at Niseko Hirafu village. Contact us for details.

day tours and training We provide training in the use of avalanche safety equipment on our full day tours to the nearby mountains. Click here for details on our day tours.

access map & shop phone number

Japan domestic: 090 8278 9196
From outside Japan: +81 90 8278 9196
We are easy to find. We are located a few minutes from the base of the gondola on the Kittanomine village side of the Furano ski resort. Just follow the map below.

pre book
ski hire

We recommend arranging your ski hire well ahead of your trip to Japan. This will enable us to ensure we have the right equipment for you and that you don't miss out. Click the button above to open our ski hire request form. Once we receive your form we will send a payment and confirmation form.

prebooked hire rates
Click on the image to view our pre booked ski hire rates in Australian dollars.

shop hire rates yen
Click on the image to view our on site ski hire rates in Japanese yen.

*beacons, shovels & probes warning. These items will not prevent you from being caught in an avalanche! It is your responsibility to know and understand how to use the equipment and to know the avalanche risk in any area you ski.

ski rental asahi dake youth hostel shirakabaso

If you are staying at Shirakabaso, we can provide you with specialist delivery of our ski hire. Click here to book your ski hire if staying at Shirakabaso.

ski rental furano alpine lodge

If you are staying at Alpine Lodge in Furano, we can provide you with state of the art modern resort or backcountry ski gear. Click here to book your ski hire if staying at Alpine Lodge.

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