Experience (winter)

冬に体験できるメニュー

The experience menu introduced here can be arranged at hotels and inns you are staying at in Abashiri.
Please apply for your desired menu item at the time of reservation.
Inquiries and applications are accepted not only by hotels and inns but also by the Tourist Association.
Please feel free to contact us at +81-152-44-5849 (TEL).
Please note that some experience courses are offered for a limited period.
Indicated fees are for one person and should be paid on site.

ホーストレッキング

A. Horseback trekking

Various horse riding courses that even beginners and children can try are offered. The landscape seen from a hill overlooking the Okhotsk Sea is so gorgeous! You can visit a ranch restaurant, too.

Course 1. Easy horse-riding experience

DurationAbout 10 minutes
Fee1,000 yen
pickupNo pick-up services. Please come to the site by yourself.

Course 2. Woodland course

DurationAbout 20 minutes
Fee3,000 yen
pickupPickup services are available. Inquiry required.

Course 3. Forest course

DurationAbout 50 minutes
Fee5,000 yen
pickupPickup services are available. Inquiry required./td>

For all the courses above

LocationMokoto (around Abashiri Gensei Bokujo Kanko Center)
BookingSometimes booking on the very day of the experience may be accepted.
OrganizedAbashiri Gensei Bokujo Kanko Center  +81-152-46-2121
網走湖わかさぎ釣り体験

B1. Japanese smelt fishing experience in Lake Abashiri: including free pickup service and tempura

How about fishing on the ice in Lake Abashiri? Even if you are a beginner, you can rely on our guide to support you.
A tent is set up, so you can enjoy fishing comfortably even on a windy day. Fish you catch will be made into tempura. Enjoy the taste!

Duration(1) From 8:20 (about 2 hours) (2) From 14:20 (about 2 hours)
Fee4,000 yen per adult, 3,000 yen per elementary school student
(The fee includes the recreational fishing fee, rental fishing gear and tempura.)
Meeting atAbashiri City * We will pick you up at the hotel you are staying at.
BookingPrior to 20:00 on the day before the experience
* Booking on the day of the experience may be acceptable, according to the booking situation.
OrganizedOkhotsk Jinendo  +81-152-46-2777

B2. Japanese smelt fishing experience in Lake Abashiri

"I'd like to try fishing Japanese smelt, but I can't stand the cold..." You don't have to worry about the cold in our tent for 6 people. It is fun to drill a hole by yourself at your desired point in the wide, frozen Lake Abashiri. Free rental gear.
The number of participants should be between 1 and 4.

Time(1) Half-day course (9:00 to 11:30, 13:00 to 15:30) (2) One-day course (9:00 to 16:00)
Fee (1) 6,000 yen- (2) 12,000 yen-
(If you participate by yourself (alone), 2,000 yen will be additionally charged per half-day.)
LocationLake Abashiri
pickupPickup services are available. Inquiry required.
BookingPrior to 20:00 on the day before the experience
Organizedmökki, a shop of general goods from Northern Europe and outdoor experiences  +81-90-2055-2661

C1. Eagle watching

Let's look for large birds of prey such as Steller's sea eagles and white‐tailed eagles in our guide's car. You don't have to walk much, so you can enjoy the tour even if you are not physically strong.

Time12:30- (about 2 hours)
Fee3,500 yen per adult, 2,500 yen per elementary school student
Meeting atMeeting place: Abashiri City * We will pick you up at the hotel you are staying at.
BookingPrior to 20:00 on the day before the experience
* Booking on the day of the experience may be acceptable, according to the booking situation.
OrganizedOkhotsk Jinendo  +81-152-46-2777

C2. Wild birds & nature guide (Steller's sea eagles and white‐tailed eagles)

Why don't you look for a giant eagle flying around the large sky of Okhotsk this winter?

PeriodFrom mid-December to March 31
TimeFrom 13:30 (about 1 hour 30 minutes)
Fee3,500 yen per adult, 2,500 yen per child
LocationAround Abashiri
pickupPickup services are available.
BookingPrior to the date of the experience (Sometimes booking on the very date of the experience may be possible.)
*Up to 4 participants
OrganizedWashi-no-Tomarigi  +81-90-8271-4903
スノーシュートレッキング

D. Snow-shoe trekking

Wear snowshoes and walk in the woods. Let's walk on the fluffy snow that nobody has treaded on before.
The number of participants should be between 1 and 3.

Time(1) Half-day course (9:00 to 11:30, 13:00 to 15:30) (2) One-day course (9:00 to 16:00)
Fee(1) 6,000 yen- (2) 12,000 yen-
(If you participate by yourself (alone), 2,000 yen will be additionally charged per half-day.)
LocationLake Abashiri, Cape Notoro, etc.
pickupPickup services are available. Inquiry required.
BookingPrior to 20:00 on the day before the experience
Organizedmökki, a shop of general goods from Northern Europe and outdoor experiences  +81-90-2055-2661
氷の滝スノーアドベンチャー

E. Ice falls & snow adventure

Let's take a leisurely walk in the white, shining, quiet woods toward the dynamic ice falls.
In the drift ice season, we will walk along the coast of the Okhotsk on which drift ice closes in.

Time(1) From 8:30 (about 3 hours) (2) From 13:15 (about 3 hours)
Fee5,000 yen per adult, 3,500 yen per child in the upper grades of elementary school
Meeting atMeeting place: Abashiri City * We will pick you up at the hotel you are staying at.
BookingPrior to 20:00 on the day before the experience
* Booking on the day of the experience may be acceptable, according to the booking situation.
OrganizedOkhotsk Jinendo  +81-152-46-2777

F. Half-day experience of Abashiri in winter

You can have a Japanese smelt fishing experience and one more experience! For the morning course, "Japanese smelt fishing + snowshoeing experience".
For the afternoon course, "Japanese smelt fishing + eagle watching (Steller's sea eagles & white‐tailed eagles)".

Time (1) From 8:20 (about 4 hours) (2) From 12:30 (about 4 hours)
Fee7,500 yen per adult, 5,500 yen per elementary school student
Meeting atMeeting place: Abashiri City
* We will pick you up at the hotel you are staying at.
BookingPrior to 20:00 on the day before the experience
* Booking on the day of the experience may be acceptable, according to the booking situation.
OrganizedOkhotsk Jinendo  +81-152-46-2777
冬の網走・1日満喫プラン

G. One-day plan for fully enjoying Abashiri in winter

A one-day tour including eagle watching, Japanese smelt fishing experience in Lake Abashiri, and ice falls & snow adventure.

Time8:30- (about 8 hours)
Fee12,000 yen per adult, 8,500 yen per child in the upper grades of elementary school
Meeting atMeeting place: the lobby of the hotel you are staying at
BookingPrior to 20:00 on the day before the experience
* Booking on the day of the experience may be acceptable, according to the booking situation.
OrganizedOkhotsk Jinendo  +81-152-46-2777

You can check tourist facilities and seasonal tourist attractions!

Hotels and bathing facilities in Abashiri and the neighboring regions are introduced.

Gourmet foods and restaurants unique to Abashiri are introduced.

Specialties and souvenirs are introduced. Please check seafood for souvenirs!

Activities in each season are introduced! Some of them are very unique to Abashiri.