Chop up your lift pass – heli is the new gondola

Heli-skiing has come to Niseko and Powderlife was lucky enough to be on one of the first flights to drop skiers and snowboarders onto a powder-covered Hokkaido mountain peak on the weekend. Shiribetsu-dake, alongside nearby Rusutsu resort, is the first drop zone of what the Hokkaido Backcountry Club hopes will become a network of heli-accessed […]