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Glimpse of Summer in Niseko Hirafu circa 2007

Published over 2 years ago by Glen Claydon

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This was the first pano i ever shot. Far from perfect but really satisfying to look at now 4 and a half years later.Anyone who has visited min th<a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/niseko-hirafu-summer">...(more)</a>

Niseko Hirafu Cliffside

Published over 2 years ago by Glen Claydon

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An an amazing position with views of Mt Yotei Mt. Annupuri and the Shiribeshi river. The cliff at the bottoim of Hirafu village is surprisingly steep. Take a rope if you even try to take a look down there!

Behind Niseko Town

Published over 2 years ago by Glen Claydon

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A beuatiful day in Hokkaido.  This panorama was taken just outside Niseko town on a small bluff with stunning views of Mt. Yotei and Mt. Annupuri.

Niseko Hirafu - Early Winter 2011

Published over 2 years ago by Glen Claydon

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A snap shot of Hirafu Village.The season has started very nicely with lots of good snowfall with a base of 140cm's already ! Really looking forward to spending more time up on the mountain.

NSA Backcountry

Published over 2 years ago by Glen Claydon

Spring in the shiribeshi highlands - an amazing spot overlooking Mt. Yotei and the famous Niseko Area.Was an interesting but dangerous time to be in<a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/niseko-snowmobile">...(more)</a>

Mt.Yotei - 2合目

Published over 2 years ago by Glen Claydon

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This is the 2nd stage rest point for the hike up Mt. Yotei.There are 10 points in all.Definately getting warmed up at this point.

Pelican - Car Danchi 05

Published over 2 years ago by Glen Claydon

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Just prior to the screening of the new Car Danchi 5 movie at the Sunday Monday Cinema in Kutchan. Winter is nearly hear and the snowboarding movie fired everyone up for winter - yeah -

Niseko Hirafu Jumbo Course - Autumn Early Snow

Published over 2 years ago by Glen Claydon

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Looking for some early season snowscapes...not magic this morning but exciting anyways to see snow of the ground and the resort almost ready for the new 2011/12 season !

Scot Hotel Site - Niseko Hirafu

Published over 2 years ago by Glen Claydon

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Taken from the top of the Niseko Hirafu Village from the former Scot Hotel site.A beautiful day and not long now before the snow starts falling.

Kouyounotaki Autumn Leaves Waterfall

Published almost 3 years ago by Glen Claydon

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A beautiful autumn day in Hokkaido. From the road this beautiful spot is very accessable - just a 10 min walk. Autumn is amazing here in Hokkaido and the leave are really starting to turn.

Niseko Annupuri Hike - Mid way

Published almost 3 years ago by Glen Claydon

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The Mid way point of the hike to the peak from Hirafu.Great view in every direction on this day.

Hirafu Matsuri - Yotei Taiko Drummers

Published almost 3 years ago by Glen Claydon

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The ever popular Yotei Taiko Drummers delivering another powerful performance at the 2011 Hirafu Matsuri.Taiko drumming uniquie mixture of group dr<a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/hirafu-yotei-taiko">...(more)</a>

Hirafu Matsuri - Bon Odori Dance 2011

Published almost 3 years ago by Glen Claydon

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The Hirafu Matsuri now in it's second year is already a very popular event with the local community really coming together to have some fun.In this panorama you can see the dancers parading around the festival tower.

Niseko Annupuri - Powder Company

Published almost 3 years ago by Glen Claydon

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In the lower section of Auunupri you can find a wide range of hotels restauratnts and services.Powder Company is one one of the many guiding companies in the area.

New Hirafu Gondola Construction in Gokabe 'Konayuki'

Published almost 3 years ago by Glen Claydon

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For weeks now i have been looking up at the mountain checking out the progress on the new Hirafu gondola construction and have ofte<a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/niseko-hirafu-gondola-construction">...(more)</a>

Niseko Hirafu Summer Gondola

Published almost 3 years ago by Glen Claydon

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The summer gondola operates on the Ace Quad Lift #2 Center 4 lift and is the easiest way up the mountain. There are lots of hiking trails but if you are in a hurry the gondola is the go !

Hirafu Swinging Monkey - Top

Published almost 3 years ago by Glen Claydon

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Spring groomed runs are a good option early in the morning and the top of the Swinging Monkey lift is a good spot to either head over to Hanazono or take a fast run down the steep section of the Jumbo run .

Niseko Hirafu Gondola - below the top station

Published almost 3 years ago by Glen Claydon

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Another beautiful winters day in Hirafu.From this point you can ski along under the gondola for a while and head skiers right and meet up with the green run or turn left and head into the Miharashi area...fun fun

Hirafu Kogen Old Schooler Steeze

Published almost 3 years ago by Glen Claydon

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I am not sure who was more suprised - this stylish skier who stopped to take a photo of me shooting a pano or me by this guys 'hotdoggin' outfit straight<a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/hirafu-kogen">...(more)</a>

Hirafu Gondola Crowd

Published almost 3 years ago by Glen Claydon

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A classic mid winters afternoon in Niseko Hirafu.This gondola is now being upgraded this summer and a few and improved version will be ready for the 2011/12' season.Looking forward to the upgrade.