Feel the heartbeat of Hokkaido’s nature this summer!

Niseko's Shiribetsu River Rated #1 in Japan!

Climb into a big rubber boat and feel the crystal, clear water surrounded by stunning nature.
Bond with family and friends.


Control the boat in rapid streams. Feel the river mist as you paddle downstream.
Jump off the boat and into the river.
Swim! Splash! All under the watchful eye of beautful Mt. Yotei.

Niseko rafting with GOOD SPORTS this summer! See you there!

Rafting tour basic information

  • Price

    Adult (Age 13 +) 6,000yen
    Child (Age 6-12) 4,000yen
    Senior (Age 60 +) 5,000yen

  • Period of operation

    From July 4, 2020 -

  • Time

    Tour A: 9:00-12:00
    Tour B: 13:00-16:00
    *Actual tour time is about 1.5 hours.

  • Minimum number

    2 or more

  • Free shuttle bus *Reservations required

    Niseko Area Free Shuttle Bus

  • Also included

    • Group picture free of charge

Web Booking by 17:00 the day before


  • Adult (Age 13+)


  • Child (Age 6-12)


  • Senior (Age 60+)


Enjoy special memories with only your family and friends

Private Boat

One Boat
Maximum capacity 7

One Boat

  • Tour A


  • Tour B



Niseko Area Free Shuttle Bus
(Optional – Reservations Required)

Free Shuttle Serving Niseko Area Hotels・JR Kutchan Station

※ Time is determined the day before. Staff will call you at your contact number to inform you of time.
※ Reservations required. Reserve your seat on booking form. Reservation not accepted if bus is full.
※ Company reserves the right to change time of departure or suspend operations.
※ Niseko Area includes Hirafu・Higashiyama・Annupuri・Hanazono Weiss・JR Kutchan Station

Hot Springs Spa and Lunch Package

  • +¥1,650 per person

Add a Hot Springs Spa and Lunch Package at Niseko Alpen!

※ Reservations accepted at time of Tour check-in. Payment cash only.

※ Lunch time Tour A: After tour (13:00 -14:00). Tour B: Before tour (11:30 -13:00)
※ Hot spring spa time: 13:00 – 22:00
※ Hotel・Lunch menu may change without prior notice.

6 Menus to choose from

  • Salmon and Roe Rice Bowl (with Miso soup)

  • Raw Fish and Rice Bowl (with Miso soup)

  • Deep Fried Chicken Set
    Side dish・Salad・Pickled vegetables・Miso soup

  • Grilled Pork Belly Stamina Set
    Side dish・Salad・Pickled vegetables・Miso soup

  • Mini Raw Fish & Rice Bowl with Soba (or Udon) Noodle

  • Grilled Fish Set (daily special)
    Side dish・Salad・Pickled vegetables・Miso soup

Picture Data Free of Charge

Photos taken of you to take home on CD.

※ Pictures are taken by tour guides, not professional photographers.
※ Pictures include all boats on the tour.
※ There may be times when pictures are not available.

Use of photos
※ Data purchased are for private use only. Good Sports retains the rights to the pictures.
※ For other use of photos, please contact Good Sports at 011-624-8822)
※ Pictures taken may be used for Good Sports advertisement.

Please read the following carefully


  • Please settle your payment within 2 days of date of booking.
  • Your booking will be canceled if payment is not completed by the due date.
  • Price of booking includes equipment rental (See EQUIPMENT RENTAL Section), insurance and consumption tax.
  • Minimum number of participants required are 2 people. If the minimum is not met, tour may be cancelled.
  • A tour may be cancelled due to weather・water conditions.


  • Due to the nature of outdoor river activities, there is a risk of danger when participating. Although our guides and staff take every safety precaution, please be aware of the inherit risks involved when joining our tour.
  • Mobile・smart phones, filming equipment, valuables and jewelry are strictly prohibited. We provide lockers free of charge. Alcohol consumption is prohibited. If suspected of alcoholic intake, participation will be prohibited and cancellation fees will apply.
  • A completed and signed consent form is required for each participant. This information is used only in case of accidents to assist with emergency needs. At the end of the tour, this form is deleted.


  • Please wear an easy to dry shirt and shorts over a swimsuit to board the boat. You will get wet! River shoes will be provided free of charge to wear on your feet. You may be asked to wear a dry suit depending upon weather conditions. In case of cold weather, please wear warm sportswear under the dry suit.
  • To prevent catching colds, always bring extra clothes to change after the tour. Even though you wear a dry suit, you may get wet from water and perspiration.


All equipment necessary for your tour will be provided and included in the tour price. These include dry suit, life jacket, paddle, helmet, river shoes, and for those wearing glasses, a glasses strap.


Clothing: Please refer to CLOTHING Section above for details.
Towel: Bring a towel to dry yourself after the tour.


Payment by credit card only.

Lump sum payment method only


  • Cancellation fees
    One day before tour - 50%
    Day of Tour - 100%
  • Please allow enough time if you are driving. Cancellation fees will apply if you are late.
  • Cancellation fees will not apply if tour is cancelled by company.


  • The tour will be operated in rainy weather; however, when one of the conditions below occurs, the tour will be cancelled. We will inform you of the cancellation at least one day before the tour.
    • Water level: When the water level at the Kutchan Water Level Station exceeds the designated water level of 169.46.
    • Weather warnings: When the Weather Bureau issues a heavy rainfall and flood warning (Final decision will be made based on weather information).
    • When a request for cancellation has been made by an official institution.
    • When a tour leader determines that conditions are not safe for rafting.
  • Please also be aware that on the day of your tour, you may be informed of cancellation due to worsening river conditions such as heavy rain, proximity of a thunderstorm, and risk of fallen trees.

Meeting Place

  • Please come 15 minutes prior to your tour start time.

Good Sports Niseko Office

Telephone: 0136-23-4560
Business Hours: 8:00 – 18:00
Address: 044-0081 Hokkaido, Abuta Gun, Kutchan Cho Yamada 70-1

For those driving to our shop: Please enter the Map Code below if your GPS has this function.
MAPCODE 398 417 244*85

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