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River Fishing

River Fishing Tour

Meet up with an expert fishing guide for a private lesson on how to navigate Hokkaido rivers and fish for your favourite breed. All tours come with everything you need to get started! 

We guide you to the best spots depending on the conditions of the day and your skill level. Rainbow trout, Japanese dace, landlocked salmon, char, American trout, and river sculpin live in the river.

River Fishing Tour

Half-day: ¥22,000/up to 4
Additional charge - ¥5,500/pp

  • Date of Operation: May 16 - October 16, 2022
  • Duration: Around 2.5 hours
  • Starting Time: 9:00 am or 1:30 pm
  • Age: 10 years + foot size 22 cm or larger
  • Capacity: negotiable
  • Advanced payment required.


Please prepare appropriate clothing and items for the activity. Also, don't forget to check the meeting time in advance. 


What makes Hanazono so special?

One of the most spacious and clean facilities in Niseko!

Resort Center Hanazono 308 is the reception and meeting point for all activities. There are clean and well-equipped restrooms, changing rooms, and lockers in an open space. The outdoor foot shower is also available to wash your feet, so you can get dressed comfortably.

Soak in hot springs after enjoying our activities!

We provide a discount ticket to our customers at the end of each activity upon request! Nothing beats an onsen after water activities! Have fun!

We have more!!

Enjoy different activities in the morning and afternoon, including tree trekking, which opened in 2021, making us the all-day destination.

Inquiries & Booking

Tour Schedule and What to Expect

Meeting Spot and Time

Please check-in at the main activities desk at Resort Center Hanazono 308. Or, pick up and drop off at your accommodation is available.

*Please choose pick up and enter accommodation name in the booking form.


What to Wear

  • We recommend wearing long sleeves to protect against mosquitoes. Also, we recommend avoiding flashy colors.
  • Waders are waterproof, but water can sometimes go in. We recommend that you wear trousers that can get wet, just in case.
  • Watches/Jewelry - Please remove all watches, jewelry before you arrive.
  • Waders with boots are provided but please wear walking shoes when you come. *Please provide your shoe size at the time of booking. (Sizes range from 22cm to 30cm.)
  • Make sure to wear socks.

What to Bring

  • A hat, jackets, a raincoat according to the weather.
  • Water, snacks if needed.
  • You can bring a backpack, but there is a possibility of getting wet.
  • A change of clothes in case you get wet.
  • You can bring your cameras or electric devices at your own responsibility.
  • Other Valuables - When bringing any valuables please remember to store them in the lockers provided.

Getting Fitted Out

Once you are ready, our guides will instruct you on how to get fitted out. Below is the standard for the majority of our river trips. Waders will be provided.


Wear it depending on the weather conditions.


To protect against mosquitoes, we recommend wearing long sleeves and long pants.


Change into waders with boots. Make sure to wear socks.

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Cancellation Policy

  • Cancellations received 2 days prior to the booking will incur no cancellation fee.
  • Cancellations received 1 day prior to the booking will incur a 50% cancellation fee.
  • Cancellations received on the day of the tour will incur a full 100% cancellation fee.
  • No cancellation fee will be charged if the tour is cancelled due to bad weather conditions.

Please do not hesitate to cancel activities when you have symptoms such as coughing, fever that seem to be related to Covid-19. 
Please consult us on cancellation fee in that case.