Flowers in the fields, clean, sweet air and blue skies! Michael shares what makes cycling in Hokkaido so special, key tips and advice cyclists should know before visiting the island and why you should choose cycling as your Hokkaido summer activity.
- A Local's Guide to Snowshoeing in Hokkaido
Snowshoeing is the best way to enjoy Hokkaido's winter landscape. Michael goes into detail about what snowshoeing is and what you need to know before setting out. And the best part is, no experience is required to enjoy this amazing sport!
- When is the best time to hike in Hokkaido?
Adventure Hokkaido Guide Zac breaks down each of the seasons in Hokkaido, explaining what to expect and how to make the most out of each month.
- Hiking Safely in Hokkaido
In this blog, Yuka gives practical tips on how to stay safe on Hokkaido's trails. While hiking in Hokkaido can be a wonderful and memorable experience, there are one or two things to keep in mind for your safety.
- Hokkaido Wildlife Guide
It is no secret that Hokkaido's wildlife is both varied and spectacular. This article shares our favourite wildlife to see in Hokkaido, as well as tips on all the best spots to view them.
- What are the best hiking trails in Hokkaido?
Richard shares his thoughts on the best hiking trails in Hokkaido, from epic trails across Daisetsuzan National Park to day hikes from some of the prefecture's largest cities.
- What is a mobile toilet bag?
Due to the harsh environment and a lack of toilet facilities, hikers in Hokkaido need to be prepared for when nature calls. The idea of pooping in a bag may be off-putting, but this guide explains how to prepare for when the moment strikes.
- Is it safe to drink the water in the Hokkaido outdoors?
Hokkaido's stream water is not safe to drink. We explain why, plus ways to purify it and make it safe for drinking!