Aimed at backcountry skiers, hikers, and canoeists, the GeoPDF topographical maps are available on the site as well as the Avenza Maps™ mapstore. Avenza Maps™ mapstore is trusted by big-name map producers such as National Geographic and the US Forestry Service. Our GeoPDF topographical maps are available for all ski, hike, and canoe routes published on HokkaidoWilds.org after October 31st 2019. Routes published earlier than this date will be updated with GeoPDFs as time allows.
Example GeoPDFs (see our Avenza Mapstore here: https://www.avenzamaps.com/vendor/4777）
- Rausu-dake Backcountry Ski Touring
- Asahidake to Nakadake Onsen Loop Hike
- Lake Kussharo Wakoto Peninsula Canoe Route
About HokkaidoWilds.org | The Hokkaido Wilds is a non-profit website that exists to inspire people to explore and enjoy Hokkaido and the surrounding areas’ extraordinary outdoors by ski, bicycle, foot and canoe in an informed and responsible way. In addition to detailed written route guides with great photography, we also provide GPS route files, custom English-language GeoPDF topographical maps (using Japan government map data), and safety notes. HokkaidoWilds.org enjoys the support of a number of local Hokkaido NPOs and tourism promotion bureaus.
Rob Thomson (Founder, HokkaidoWilds.org)
TEL: +81 (0)80-4228-6132 (Japan mobile)